Bill Knight, the chairman of the Financial Reporting Review Panel, has called
on the investors and analysts to blow the whistle on suspicious figures in
The head of the regulator said he did not get enough tip-offs from the City.
‘If there is an accounting scandal in this country we do not want to be told
afterwards that everybody knew if we didn’t,’ he was quoted as saying in
He added: ‘We are not asking for confidential information or the fruits of
research. Just point us to a question raised by something in the accounts.’
FRRP probes are currently triggered either by media reports or its own scan
of sectors where there is a high risk of accounting slip ups.
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