Richard Lambert, the former editor of the Financial Times has been
named as the new director-general of the Confederation of British Industry
replacing long-serving and vocal defender of business rights, Digby Jones.
Lambert has stepped down from his position on the Bank of England’s
rate-setting monetary policy committee (MPC) to avoid a conflict of interest.
The Bank said Lambert’s new role could lead to a conflict of interest when it
came to making decisions on interest rates
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