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23 May 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today published its Plan & Budget for the coming year, with a commitment to push forward quickly its transition to the new regulator, the Audit, Reporting and Governance Authority (ARGA).
News - Accounting - Actuarial - Assurance - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Planning
17 May 2019
FRC Board member, Julia Unwin, received the Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) Lifetime Achievement Award at its President’s dinner held at Kensington Palace on Wednesday (15 May).
News - Corporate Governance
13 May 2019
Guide to help smaller listed companies improve financial reporting
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
9 May 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has issued a Final Decision Notice under the Audit Enforcement Procedure and imposed sanctions against MSR Partners LLP (formerly Moore Stephens LLP) and Stephen Corrall, Audit Engagement Partner, in relation to the statutory audit of the ...
News - Auditing - Discipline
8 May 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has imposed sanctions against KPMG Audit Plc (KPMG) and its audit partner Andrew Walker, following their admission of Misconduct in relation to the audit of the financial statements of The Co-operative Bank plc (Co-op Bank) for the year en...
News - Discipline
7 May 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) announces that the Formal Complaint against Stephen Chamberlain, former Vice President of Finance of Autonomy Corporation plc, has been stayed pending the outcome of criminal charges, which include 15 counts of fraud, that he faces trial f...
News - Discipline
1 May 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is today launching a consultation on revisions to the Standards for Investment Reporting (SIRs) 1000-5000 and on an exposure draft for a new SIR 6000 dealing with Quantified Financial Benefits Statements
News - Assurance - Auditing
30 April 2019
Sanctions have been levied against KPMG, its partner Mark Taylor, former partner Anthony Hulse and Douglas Morgan a former director of Equity Syndicate Management Limited (ESML), following investigations by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC). An independent Tribunal made fi...
News - Auditing - Discipline
29 April 2019
A hearing of the Disciplinary Tribunal of the Financial Reporting Council ("FRC") will commence on Tuesday 21 May 2019 at 10.00 am to consider a Formal Complaint against (1) KPMG Audit Plc, a member firm of the ICAEW and (2) Richard Hinton, a partner of KPMG Audit Plc and a me...
News - Audit Monitoring - Auditing