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29 August 2018
The Financial Reporting Council (“the FRC”) has fined and reprimanded Grant Thornton UK LLP (“Grant Thornton”) and three senior statutory auditors (Mr Kevin Engel, Mr David Barnes and Ms Joanne Kearns) following their admissions of Misconduct in relation to the audits of the f...
News - Accounting - Auditing - Discipline
24 August 2018
It’s easily overlooked, but a fact worth restating: the UK’s cohort of business leaders possess an astounding depth and diversity of expertise and aptitudes.
News - Corporate Governance
20 August 2018
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has fined and reprimanded KPMG Audit Plc (‘KPMG’) and Michael Francis Barradell, Senior Statutory Auditor and Audit Engagement Partner, following their admission of Misconduct in relation to their audits of the financial statements of Ted ...
News - Discipline
16 August 2018
Social mobility enables people to achieve their maximum potential and creates a fairer society. It means companies gain access to a more diverse and highly skilled workforce, which is fundamental to business success today. It leads to better service to customers, better decisi...
News - Corporate Governance
15 August 2018
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) today publishes the Settlement documents in relation to the 2014 audits of BHS and the Taveta Group conducted by PwC and Steve Denison.
News - Discipline
9 August 2018
The FRC held a panel discussion on 18 July 2018 about how corporate governance is evolving to meet the needs of all stakeholders.
News - Corporate Governance
8 August 2018
Blog by Elizabeth Bagger, Executive Director at the Institute for Family Business to coincide with the consultation on The Wates Corporate Governance Principles for Large Private Companies which closes on the 7th September 2018.
News - Corporate Governance
7 August 2018
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) today announced exclusions from the accountancy profession for three former executives of AssetCo plc, after a Disciplinary Tribunal found they had committed Misconduct in relation to the preparation and approval of the company’s financial...
News - Discipline - Ethics
31 July 2018
The FRC has today published revised Guidance on the Strategic Report, which encourages companies to consider wider stakeholders and broader matters that impact performance over the longer term.
News - Accounting - Financial Reporting