Senator Obama’s opponent in the race for the White House, John McCain, has
said twice that he favours suspending fair value accounting requirements in a
bid to ameliorate the credit crisis.
A review of Obama’s public speeches suggests that he has not discussed the
Obama’s campaign has also declined to respond to requests for comment from
In public remarks responding to the financial meltdown, Obama has railed
against deregulation under presidents Clinton and Bush, but has not talked
specifically on what regulation he will prescribe.
He has promised to investigate credit rating agencies, beef up transparency
requirements for financial institutions and strengthen capital requirements for
complex financial instruments, however.
"The whole idea of HMRC officials supplying confidential information about individuals to the media on a non-attributable basis is, or should be, a matter of serious concern," say Supreme Court judges
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season
Baldwins Accountancy Group has continued investment in the north-east and appointed David Fish as a director in its corporate finance team
UK M&A activity bounced back strongly in July and August, according to analysis by the deals practice at PwC.