News May 2014



19 March 2020
Due to the current public health situation and the impact of Coronavirus on companies (e.g. self-isolating), Companies House is now automatically granting a two month extension to file company accounts.  
News - Accounting - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
18 March 2020
Guidance on how to arrange and conduct AGMs in light of Covid-19 has been published by ICSA (The Chartered Governance Institute) in conjunction with the FRC and Slaughter & May.
News - Corporate Governance - Risk
17 March 2020
In light of the current situation with Covid 19, and in line with the Prime Minister’s advice, the FRC has taken the decision that all staff will work from home for the next month. We will review this situation regularly in light of advice from health professionals and the gov...
News - Risk
16 March 2020
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today issued updated guidance for auditors which may be facing practical difficulties in carrying out audits as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic (coronavirus).
News - Auditing
16 March 2020
Some companies and auditors are also facing practical difficulties in preparing accounts and carrying out audits.  The FRC expects this will affect the way in which audit firms carry out their audit of those companies, given restrictions on travel, meetings and access to compa...
News - Accounting - Auditing
13 March 2020
In this episode Will Boyack, FRC Communications Manager, discusses the FRC's upcomining climate review with Geoff Legouais, Julia Morris and Hannah Armitage. 
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Financial Reporting - Investor Stewardship - Risk
12 March 2020
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) today announces the following restatements in relation to its review of the annual report and accounts of Galliford Try plc (the company), for the year ended 30 June 2018.
News - Accounting - Corporate Reporting
27 February 2020
The FRC has written to the UK’s largest audit firms setting out the regulator’s expectations for operational separation to bring about audit quality improvements and audit market resilience.  
News - Auditing
20 February 2020
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has announced a major review of how companies and auditors assess and report on the impact of climate change.
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Risk
19 February 2020
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today published a consultation on proposed changes to its Technical Actuarial Standard on actuarial work to support funeral plan trusts (TAS 400).
News - Actuarial