Auditors say it's time for action

Audit Auditors say it's time for action

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Auditors say it's time for action

Audit profession says it's ready to deal with a new way of working, but is edgy at the lack of momentum Read More...

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FRC beefs up audit committee powers

Regulatory Bodies FRC beefs up audit committee powers

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

FRC beefs up audit committee powers

Proposals will offer audit committees greater scope to detail how they have kept management honest Read More...

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Tesco and Sainsbury's attack lease accounting proposals

Accounting Standards Tesco and Sainsbury's attack lease accounting proposals

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Tesco and Sainsbury's attack lease accounting prop...

Supermarket giants say proposals will confuse investors Read More...

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KPMG walks away from TUI Travel audit

Audit KPMG walks away from TUI Travel audit

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

KPMG walks away from TUI Travel audit

Auditors cite strained relationship with directors in deciding to move Read More...

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Haddrill finds little enthusiasm for liability reform

Audit Haddrill finds little enthusiasm for liability reform

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Haddrill finds little enthusiasm for liability ref...

FRC chief comments on political mood for liability reform Read More...

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Big Four warned Darling of banking collapse risk

Audit Big Four warned Darling of banking collapse risk

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Big Four warned Darling of banking collapse risk

Documents reveal fragility of UK banking sector following Lehman collapse Read More...

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Almanza calls time with BG Group

People Business Almanza calls time with BG Group

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Almanza calls time with BG Group

FD to replaced by Fabio de Oliveira Barbosa Read More...

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IASB's leading trustee dies

Accounting Standards IASB's leading trustee dies

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

IASB's leading trustee dies

Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, head of trustees at IFRS Foundation dies in Italy Read More...

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Wikileaks reveals US concerns over PwC Yukos audits

Audit Wikileaks reveals US concerns over PwC Yukos audits

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Wikileaks reveals US concerns over PwC Yukos audit...

US officials report PwC auditors may have been pressured to rescind audit opinions Read More...

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Profile: Sarah McCreath, head of consumer products and retail audit, KPMG

People Business Profile: Sarah McCreath, head of consumer products and retail audit, KPMG

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Profile: Sarah McCreath, head of consumer products...

Globe trotter: Sarah McCreath is one of KPMG’s rising stars. But the work allows her to indulge in her other passion – travelling Read More...

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Lease rules to add £73.7bn to FTSE 100 balance sheets

Accounting Standards Lease rules to add £73.7bn to FTSE 100 balance sheets

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Lease rules to add £73.7bn to FTSE 100 balance she...

Lease trade body says proposed rules will be too costly Read More...

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New rules to stop auditors from offering in-depth restructuring help

Audit New rules to stop auditors from offering in-depth restructuring help

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

New rules to stop auditors from offering in-depth ...

Auditors escape outright ban on non-audit services, but will limit their restructuring assitance under new rules Read More...

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FRC takes aim at capital disclosures

Audit FRC takes aim at capital disclosures

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

FRC takes aim at capital disclosures

A minority of companies make adequate disclosures, FRC claims Read More...

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Deloitte chief appeals to David Cameron on audit reform

Audit Deloitte chief appeals to David Cameron on audit reform

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Deloitte chief appeals to David Cameron on audit r...

John Connolly calls on Prime Minister to help protect auditors from "ill advised" reforms Read More...

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Exclusive: Bank of England to require regular meetings with bank auditors

Audit Exclusive: Bank of England to require regular meetings with bank auditors

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Exclusive: Bank of England to require regular meet...

The Bank moves to create guidelines for communicating with the Big Four auditors of the main banks Read More...

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ICAEW wants to explore joint-audit option

Audit ICAEW wants to explore joint-audit option

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

ICAEW wants to explore joint-audit option

Stance puts institute at odds with Big Four Read More...

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IASB release new hedge accounting proposals

Accounting Standards IASB release new hedge accounting proposals

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

IASB release new hedge accounting proposals

Proposals will enable companies to better communicate risk models Read More...

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IASB prepares to release hedge accounting proposals

Accounting Standards IASB prepares to release hedge accounting proposals

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

IASB prepares to release hedge accounting proposal...

New rules will allow companies to better show how they manage risk Read More...

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Banks and their auditors

Audit Banks and their auditors

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Banks and their auditors

Auditors face an age-old dilemma when dealing with banks Read More...

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E&Y offer qualified support for lease accounting proposals

Audit E&Y offer qualified support for lease accounting proposals

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

E&Y offer qualified support for lease accounti...

Firm wants to give businesses more time to absorb lease RULES Read More...

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RBS chiefs foolish not criminal, FSA finds

Audit RBS chiefs foolish not criminal, FSA finds

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

RBS chiefs foolish not criminal, FSA finds

Investigations, aided by PwC, finds bad decisions did not amount to fraud Read More...

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Profession faces unexpected dangers across the globe

People Business Profession faces unexpected dangers across the globe

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Profession faces unexpected dangers across the glo...

Under fire: if you thought accounting was a safe profession, think again Read More...

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KPMG-trained accountant takes reins in gaming company

People In Practice KPMG-trained accountant takes reins in gaming company

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

KPMG-trained accountant takes reins in gaming comp...

Charles Butler becomes chief executive at NetPlay Read More...

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Renewable Energy appoints accountant to board

People In Practice Renewable Energy appoints accountant to board

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Renewable Energy appoints accountant to board

Long standing accountant voted to the board Read More...

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Osborne pledges cuts to patent tax

Corporate Tax Osborne pledges cuts to patent tax

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Osborne pledges cuts to patent tax

Chancellor uses Autumn statement to announce corporate tax cuts Read More...

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Connaught audit under investigation by AADB

Audit Connaught audit under investigation by AADB

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Connaught audit under investigation by AADB

Accounting watchdog will investigate PwC's audit of building giant Read More...

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Beer giant accused of global tax dodge

Corporate Tax Beer giant accused of global tax dodge

11y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Beer giant accused of global tax dodge

SABMiller refutes allegations in report it deprives emerging nations of tax revenue Read More...

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