The ICAEW has
recruited several financial heavyweights to help launch its financial services
Ex-Prudential chief executive Jonathan Bloomer will chair the faculty’s
advisory group, while FSA chief executive
John Tiner and MP John
McFall will also be members of the group.
The faculty is targeted at providing support for its own professionals, of
which 25,000 work in the sector, and also non-members.
It will look at the implementation of Markets in Financial
Instruments Directive (MiFID) in the sector and the role of finance
professionals in interpreting its principles-based regulation.
Iain Coke, head of the new faculty, is hoping to get several thousand members
to join the faculty in its inaugural year.
Engineering and technology executives have voiced concerns over the government’s industrial strategy and the need to fill the R&D funding and long-term investment gap in a post-Brexit Britain
This year’s Finance Act is 649 pages, the second longest recorded, and highlights the increasing complexity for taxpayers of an ever expanding tax code
The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the CIPFA have launched an introductory guide for leaders on integrated thinking and reporting
Accountancy Age is delighted to reveal the shortlists for the 2016 British Accountancy Awards