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11 June 2020
Today the Joint Forum on Actuarial Regulation (JFAR) has issued an updated Risk Perspective which identifies 8 ‘hotspots’ intended to raise awareness of the risks to high quality actuarial work in mitigating risks to the public interest. This year, a new “Systemic Risk” has be...
News - Assurance - Corporate Governance
8 June 2020
Guidance on best practice for AGMs has now been published to update the previously published Q&As.
News - Corporate Governance
8 June 2020
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) today announces the closure of its investigation into accountants working within Tesco relating to Tesco PLC’s (Tesco) overstatement of profit of approximately £250m as announced to the market in September 2014.
News - Accounting - Auditing - Discipline
2 June 2020
BEIS has published an explanation of each of the measures in the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill 2020.
News - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
1 June 2020
The government has today set out its position on how the ESEF (European Single Electronic Format) Regulation requirements affect the directors' sign-off process for accounts of UK-incorporated issuers.
News - Accounting - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
29 May 2020
The FRC has today completed its annual review of FRS 101 Reduced Disclosure Framework and made minor amendments, for consistency, to the disclosure exemptions relating to the statement of cash flows. The FRC has also issued FRED 74 Draft amendments to FRS 102 – Interest rate ...
News - Accounting - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
26 May 2020
FRC launches investigations into KPMG and PwC over the audits of Eddie Stobart Logistics plc
News - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Corporate Reporting - Discipline - Ethics - Financial Reporting
21 May 2020
The Government has now introduced the Corporate Governance and Insolvency Bill, to put in place a series of measures to amend insolvency and company law to support businesses impacted by COVID-19.
News - Accounting - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
20 May 2020
As the Chair of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is a part-time position, it was agreed as part of his appointment process that Simon Dingemans could take on additional roles provided they did not conflict with his responsibilities at the FRC. This has not proved possible...
News - Financial Reporting
    
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