The International Accounting Standards Committee has appointed PwC Toronto partner Jim Saloman as technical director. Saloman, who will be on secondment based in London until 2001, replaces Liesel Knorr who will be director of the embryonic German Accounting Standards Board.
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia
Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 300 UK businesses