News November 2018


11 March 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) responds to the publication of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s (BEIS) consultation today.
News - Structure
6 March 2019
Stephen Haddrill spoke at the FRC's Public Meeting about priority areas over 2019/20, including ensuring effective stewardship, raising audit quality and implementing the Kingman recomendations.  Read or download the Speech by Stephen Haddrill, CEO FRC here.
News - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Corporate Governance
5 March 2019
FRC issues Position Paper: next steps for development of Ethical and Auditing Standards
News - Accounting - Auditing - Ethics
4 March 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) proposes to increase the work required of auditors when assessing whether an entity is a going concern. The consultation on important revisions to International Standard on Auditing (ISA) (UK) 570 Going Concern  follows concerns about the ...
News - Accounting
26 February 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has extended its investigations into the preparation, approval and audit of the financial statements of Carillion plc to include certain matters relating to the financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2013.
News - Auditing
22 February 2019
Today, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) have published letters for auditors and accountants to share information in case there is no deal for leaving the EU by Friday 29 March 2019.
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring - Auditing
6 February 2019
Possible improvements to the reporting of factors that are important to a business’ generation of value are discussed in a consultation launched by the FRC today.
News - Accounting - Corporate Reporting
30 January 2019
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is consulting on a new Stewardship Code that sets substantially higher expectations for investor stewardship policy and practice.
News - Investor Stewardship
29 January 2019
Today the FRC issued FRED 70 Draft amendments to FRS 101 – 2018/19 cycle and FRED 71 Draft amendments to FRS 102 – Multi-employer defined benefit plans.
News - Accounting
22 January 2019
In view of the significant public interest in this matter, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is providing a further update on its investigations in relation to Carillion.
News - Auditing - Discipline