The new board’s most pressing issue will be to improve or delete the ‘opt-out’ clauses made available by Iosco, the club of securities regulators.
These clauses allow countries to demand additional disclosure or reconciliation to domestic standards which standard-setters say will hinder convergence.
The EC is this month expected to pass a regulation requiring listed companies to use international standards from 2005, giving the board a boost.
Andrew Tyrie airs views on the Finance Bill, 'Making Tax Policy Better' report, and Brexit
In our latest managing partner Q&A looking towards 2017, CVR Global's Richard Toone talks about recruitment, and the potential threat of competition from the legal sector, as key issues for the firm in the coming year
Deloitte to avoid tendering for government contracts over the next six months, to appease Theresa May following consultant's report that painted a less-than-flattering picture of Brexit plans
In our first Q&A looking towards 2017, Menzies senior partner Julie Adams flags up increasing digitisation, aligned with more hands-on consultative services, as the key mix for her practice