News October 2020

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25 November 2020
How is climate change relevant to audits? What should auditors be doing to take climate-related considerations into account? They are just some of the questions Julia Morris, Audit Inspector in the FRC’s Audit Quality Review team, addresses in this podcast. Julia outlines why ...
News - Auditing - Corporate Reporting
24 November 2020
A reminder that the UK Endorsement Board and the IASB will be hosting a joint outreach event to discuss the Business Combinations: Disclosures, Goodwill and Impairment Discussion Paper.  
News - Accounting
24 November 2020
The FRC commends all the organisations that worked together to develop the recommendations of the Asset Management Task Force’s Investing with Purpose report. We welcome the report’s endorsement of the UK Stewardship Code as the best in class marker of effective stewardship an...
News - Corporate Governance - Investor Stewardship
24 November 2020
Audit firms have implemented additional measures to enhance their evaluation of companies’ going concern assessments, since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a review of completed audits by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Going Concern
23 November 2020
The government and the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) have today published letters to the accounting and audit sectors setting out the UK framework for audit and reporting at the end of the transition period.
News - Accounting - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
20 November 2020
Following the launch event for the FRC's Future of Corporate Reporting thought leadership paper, a recording of the webinar is now available here. 
News - Accounting - Auditing - Corporate Governance - Corporate Reporting - Financial Reporting
20 November 2020
The Pre-Emption Group’s (PEG) recommendation for investors to apply additional flexibility in considering issuances of shares on a non-pre-emptive basis will come to an end on 30 November. This additional flexibility, which has been well received in the market, was first recom...
News - Corporate Governance - Financial Reporting - Planning
19 November 2020
Invitation: FRC Consultation of Fraud auditing standards (ISA (UK) 240) – Webinar and roundtable discussions.
News - Accounting - Audit Monitoring - Auditing - Discipline - Ethics
19 November 2020
Unsure what to do about climate-related reporting? In this podcast Janet Lucke, Case Officer in the FRC's Corporate Reporting Review team takes you through CRR's findings from its review of climate-related considerations in Companies Act reporting and against International Fin...
News - Corporate Reporting
18 November 2020
The FRC recently published a report on its thematic review of climate-related considerations On Wednesday 25th November 2020, we would like to invite you to a webinar to mark the publication of the report, which focuses on five key questions: • What do investors want to se...
News - Corporate Reporting
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