The battle over global accountancy standards gathered pace this week with the publication of a letter from the International Accounting Standards Committee in response to a US Securities and Exchange Commission concept release. The letter, submitted by IASC chairman Stig Enevoldsen, chairman-elect Tom Jones and secretary-general Sir Bryan Carsberg, said international standards should now be accepted for use in cross-border listings in the US, without reconciliation to results under US GAAP.
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
Deloitte's north-west Europe foray; BDO, Smith & Williamson investment paths; Shelley Stock Hutter; and Wilkins Kennedy discussed by editor Kevin Reed on our Friday Afternoon Live broadcast
Accountants should alter their perspective on auto-enrolment to maximise business opportunities, according to Eric Clapton.