Charity Spotlight Reports Archive

Below is a series archive Charity Spotlight Reports for you to download. Simply click on the report you are interested in reading, complete a simple form and download it today.


  • March 2016
    Charity Banking Spotlight
    This new report examines the firms used to provide banking services to the charity sector. It identifies the most popular firms by number of charity clients and the levels of cash held by the largest charities in the UK.
  • March 2015
    Banking Spotlight
    This Charity Financials Spotlight report examines the banks used by the top 5,000 charities, the longevity of relationships and the value of cash held in current assets.

Charity Income Reports

  • April 2015
    This Charity Income Spotlight Report, updated in April 2015, looks at the latest growth trends in income and has a particular focus on changes in fundraising trading.
  • October 2014
    The latest Charity Income Spotlight report contains trends and analysis on the income of the top 5,000 charities in the UK, with a particular focus on voluntary income.
  • June 2014
    Completely updated this report examines the latest trends in charity income with a particular focus on those organisations which have filed new accounts between January and March 2014.
  • January 2014
    This is an update on the previous Income Spotlight Report. Covering over 90,000 charities it examines the latest income trends and growth rates of the charity sector
  • October 2013
    Updated quarterly, the Charity Income Spotlight is the most up to date snap shot of charity income. Using the latest data available the report makes year on year comparisons on charity income. Whether you are interested in charities’ overall income, or sub-streams such as voluntary or investment income, this series of reports will provide a valuable guide to the latest performance.

Investment Income Reports

  • June 2016
    Charity Investment Spotlight
    This spotlight report is your essential source of information whether you are looking to benchmark your investment performance against other charities, or research fund managers with expertise in the sector.
  • June 2015
    Charity Investment Spotlight
    It’s all change at the top! Cazenove is now the most popular manager for the investment portfolios of the top 5,000 largest Charities.
  • April 2014
    Investment Spotlight
    This report examines the firms used to manage the investments of the top 5,000 charities. It also tracks the number of clients retained, gained and lost by firm

Audit Fee Reports

  • July 2017
    NEW Charity Audit Spotight
    This valuable report reveals that fees for the top 5000 UK charities have increased by 4.4% ending a four-year run of decreasing fee growth. Download now to discover more.
  • May 2015
    Audit Spotlight
    This report examines the firms auditing the largest 5,000 charities in the UK with a focus on fees and the changes in the number of clients for each firm
  • January 2015
    Audit Spotlight
    An analysis of the Auditors for the Top 5,000 charities examining the number of clients, audit fees and income audited for each firm.
  • June 2014
    Charity Audit Spotlight
    This updated report analyses the charity audit marketplace examining audit fees, number of clients and total income audited for the top 5,000 charities in the UK.
  • January 2014
    Charity Audit Spotlight
    Updated bi-annually this new report is an analysis of the charity audit marketplace examining audit fees, number of clients and total income audited for the top 5,000 charities in the UK.