The team sets the financial direction of the council including the Medium Term Financial Strategy (MTFS) and Statement of Accounts. The team comprises of the Strategic Planning; Financial Control and Banking and Treasury and Pensions teams.
In 2016/17 the Corporate Finance team:
- Led in successfully setting a balanced budget for 2017/18;
- Produced the 2015/16 draft Statement of Accounts for sign off on 31 May 2016 one month in advance of the statutory deadline;
- Helped to grow Ealing Pension Fund’s investment to over £1bn;
- Made significant improvements to the council control environment.