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13 November 2018
Responding to the 2018 report from the Hampton Alexander Review, Tracy Vegro, Executive Director Strategy & Resources at the FRC said:   “We welcome the progress that has been made on diversity in British boardrooms but the pace at which FTSE 350 Boards need to appoint more ...
News - Corporate Governance
8 November 2018
Consultation: Actuarial Statement of Recommended Practice 1: Financial Analysis of Social Security Programmes
News - Actuarial - Risk
7 November 2018
The Financial Reporting Lab (The Lab) has published guidance for companies on the presentation of performance metrics in their reporting following calls for clarity from investors.
News - Corporate Reporting
6 November 2018
Smaller companies should provide more specific disclosures of significant accounting judgements and more quantitative information on key sources of estimation uncertainty according to a new report by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), reporting by smaller listed and AIM qu...
News - Corporate Reporting
5 November 2018
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today published two thematic reviews to help companies improve the quality of their corporate reporting in relation to the new accounting standards IFRS 9 ‘Financial Instruments’ and IFRS 15 'Revenue from Contracts with Customers’
News - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
2 November 2018
Stephen Haddrill has informed the Board of the FRC that he intends to step down from his role as Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Reporting Council in late 2019. The exact date of his departure will depend on a number of factors including the outcome of Sir John Kingma...
News - Corporate Governance - Structure
1 November 2018
EFRAG seeks input from preparers of financial statements, in accordance with IFRS, to understand how new proposals from the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) on how to distinguish between equity and debt in the financial statements, could affect them
News - Accounting - Financial Reporting
30 October 2018
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is today launching a major project to challenge existing thinking about corporate reporting and consider how companies should better meet the information needs of shareholders and other stakeholders.
News - Corporate Reporting
24 October 2018
In an open letter to Finance Directors and Audit Committee Chairs, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today called for improvements in key areas of corporate reporting, including key accounting judgements and estimates, eliminating basic errors and how companies have ap...
News - Corporate Reporting
23 October 2018
In 2018 we received responses from 21 providers who collectively issue over 30 million Statutory Money Purchase Illustrations (SMPIs). Approximately 57% of these statements were issued to individuals with contract-based arrangements.
News - Actuarial
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