News May 2019

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19 March 2021
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today welcomed the announcement by the Chair of the UKEB, Pauline Wallace, that ten new members have been appointed to form the inaugural Board.
News - Accounting
18 March 2021
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) welcomes the consultation launched today by the Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) - Restoring trust in audit and corporate governance to reform the UK’s audit, corporate reporting and corporate governance system.
News - Accounting - Actuarial - Assurance - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting - Narrative Reporting
17 March 2021
If your organisation is applying to become a signatory to the Stewardship Code this spring, then the first assessment deadline for Stewardship Reports for asset managers and service providers is two weeks away - 31 March 2021. Asset owners have until 30 April 2021 to submit th...
News - Investor Stewardship
17 March 2021
The Financial Reporting Council CEO, Sir Jon Thompson will be taking part in an ‘In Conversation’ webinar with the ICAEW’s CEO Michael Izza.
News - Accounting - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
16 March 2021
Investors, analysts and other users of insurance company accounts are invited to attend a webinar on IFRS 17 – UK endorsement.
News - Accounting - Financial Reporting - Investor Stewardship
12 March 2021
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has commenced an investigation into the audits by Deloitte LLP (“Deloitte”) of the financial statements of Lookers plc (“Lookers”) for the years ended 31 December 2017 and 2018.
News - Accounting - Auditing
11 March 2021
The Lab has released its first newsletter for 2021.   In this issue the team reflect on the work it completed over the past year as we approach the anniversary of the first lockdown, provide updates on the Lab’s ongoing projects and other interesting areas of reporting.
News - Corporate Reporting
2 March 2021
In this episode, Kate O’Neill, the FRC’s Director of Stakeholder Engagement and Corporate Affairs, sits down with members of the FRC’s new Supervision division to discuss why challenge of management and a challenge culture is critical to high quality audit.  
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring
1 March 2021
On 9 February 2021 the FRC delivered its Initial Investigation Report (IIR) in connection with its investigation opened in February 2019 into certain aspects of KPMG’s audit of the financial statements of Carillion plc for the year ended 31 December 2013.
News - Accounting - Auditing
26 February 2021
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today issued advice for companies on how to report transparently and effectively when departing from certain provisions of the UK Corporate Governance Code.
News - Corporate Governance
  
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