reports that Jim Balsillie, co-chief executive, will step down
following the restatement. Balsillie and fellow chief executive Mike Lazaridis,
have also agreed to pay around $5m each to help cover the costs of the probe and
Research In Motion is one of the best-known of more than 200 North American
companies caught up in the options scandal. Backdating options involves
manipulating grant dates for executive options to maximise their value.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements