News November 2018


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
22 October 2018
Tracy Vegro, FRC's Executive Director, Strategy & Resources, blogs about how diversity in an organisation can make a positive impact
News - Corporate Governance
19 October 2018
Developments in Audit event - speeches
News - Audit Monitoring - Auditing
18 October 2018
The report, Business model reporting; Risk and viability reporting – Where are we now?, considers how reporting practice has changed since the Lab published its original reports in 2016 and 2017. It includes practical examples from companies that have implemented the recommen...
News - Financial Reporting
17 October 2018
Blog by Phil Fitz-Gerald, Director of the FRC's Financial Reporting Lab, on how the Lab is playing its part in calling for companies to be more transparent on how they are addressing climate risk. 
News - Corporate Reporting
15 October 2018
The Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) Annual Report for 2017/18 highlights priority projects delivered and actions undertaken by the FRC in pursuit of its mission to promote transparency and integrity in business.
News - Accounting - Actuarial - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting
10 October 2018
An intern with the Financial Reporting Council's Financial Reporting Lab, spent the day learning about XBRL
News - Financial Reporting