Rigorous audit controls for payments to external contributors are among the
stern recommendations of the Press Complaints
Commission following the News of the World royal phone tapping
The PCC has issued the recommendations in an effort to avoid a repeat
offence, which saw News of the World reporter,
Goodman, jailed for four months for illegally accessing phone messages
belonging to royal household members.
Former footballer Glenn Mulcaire, who was given a £105,000 retainer and given
more than £12,000 in secret payments from Goodman, was also jailed.
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Two new audit partners have been appointed at the firm BDO in its audit practice following continued growth and investment
Investment in people, tech and businesses impacts on EY's profit per partner figure
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned