Immediate action required to meet new AML legislation

Accounting Standards Immediate action required to meet new AML legislation

2y Chris Jewers

Immediate action required to meet new AML legislat...

Professional services firms need to take immediate action in order to meet requirements of amended AML regulation, that will come into force on the 10...

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Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reporting framework fit for the 21st Century

Corporate Governance Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reporting framework fit for the 21st Century

2y Tom Lemmon

Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reportin...

Chief Strategy Officer of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), Jonathan Labrey, talks to Accountancy Age reporter, Tom Lemmon about ...

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Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success factors' ahead of profit

Audit Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success factors' ahead of profit

2y Leanna Reeves

Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success f...

Based on reports from 100 UK companies, Deloitte's new report assesses the 'success factors' of businesses- revealing how financial drivers are no lon...

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The 5th Money Laundering Directive: mandating electronic verification

Corporate Governance The 5th Money Laundering Directive: mandating electronic verification

2y Martin Cheek, MD of SmartSearch

The 5th Money Laundering Directive: mandating elec...

The UK is one of the most targeted nations in the world for money launderers. Martin Cheek, MD of SmartSearch, says electronic verification, mandated ...

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FRC: new “rigorous requirements” for Stewardship Code

Corporate Governance FRC: new “rigorous requirements” for Stewardship Code

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

FRC: new “rigorous requirements” for Stewardship C...

The Financial Reporting Council aims for the Stewardship Code to better complement “stronger corporate governance provisions” Read More...

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Changing the corporate governance framework

Corporate Governance Changing the corporate governance framework

3y Nick Graves

Changing the corporate governance framework

Nick Graves, a corporate partner at Burges Salmon LLP, considers how corporate governance is having an effect on smaller listed companies Read More...

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What is the role of governance, compliance, and control in financial transformation?

Corporate Governance What is the role of governance, compliance, and control in financial transformation?

3y Workday | Sponsored

What is the role of governance, compliance, and co...

Governance, compliance, and control can no longer be an afterthought. It is vital that organisations get governance right when it comes to finance Rea...

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Corporate governance: staying ahead in accountancy

Corporate Governance Corporate governance: staying ahead in accountancy

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Corporate governance: staying ahead in accountancy

Simon Adcock, head of professional services for HSBC, explains how good corporate governance can help accountancy firms stay ahead of their competitor...

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One in 20 audit firms quit as market evolves

Audit One in 20 audit firms quit as market evolves

5y Kevin Reed, Writer

One in 20 audit firms quit as market evolves

Audit red tape is impacting both ends of the market, according to the latest watchdog stats Read More...

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Colin: #EURef bankers a problem

Business Regulation Colin: #EURef bankers a problem

5y Taking Stock

Colin: #EURef bankers a problem

The EU referendum campaign seems to be the very definition of partnerships you just don't want to be in Read More...

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PwC and Deloitte chiefs sign Remain letter

Business Regulation PwC and Deloitte chiefs sign Remain letter

5y Kevin Reed, Writer

PwC and Deloitte chiefs sign Remain letter

PwC and Deloitte chiefs join more than 1,200 business leaders in calling for people to vote in during the EU Referendum Read More...

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Leader: Audit competition drives change, not necessarily quality

Accounting Firms Leader: Audit competition drives change, not necessarily quality

5y Kevin Reed, Writer

Leader: Audit competition drives change, not neces...

Audit competition will drive many changes, but increased audit quality is extremely questionable Read More...

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EU audit reform to open up £10bn market for firms

Accounting Firms EU audit reform to open up £10bn market for firms

5y Richard Crump, Writer

EU audit reform to open up £10bn market for firms

BDO says £10bn worth of audit and non-audit services could swap hands between accountancy firms in the next ten years Read More...

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Best Practice: Saffery Champness managing partner Rob Elliott

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Saffery Champness managing partner Rob Elliott

5y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Best Practice: Saffery Champness managing partner ...

Accountancy Age catches up with Saffery Champness as it takes stock of a period of change Read More...

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Standard Life Investments opposes EY's appointment as Shell auditors at AGM

Accounting Firms Standard Life Investments opposes EY's appointment as Shell auditors at AGM

5y Richard Crump, Writer

Standard Life Investments opposes EY's appointment...

EY's appointment as auditors of Shell has met with opposition from Standard Life Investments Read More...

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PwC questioned over BHS ‘going concern’ audit

Accounting Firms PwC questioned over BHS ‘going concern’ audit

5y Chris Warmoll, Writer

PwC questioned over BHS ‘going concern’ audit

BHS auditor PwC questioned over why it described the embattled retailer as a 'going concern' days before it was sold for £1 Read More...

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MPs hear from trio of Big Four firms over BHS advice

Accounting Firms MPs hear from trio of Big Four firms over BHS advice

5y Chris Warmoll, Writer

MPs hear from trio of Big Four firms over BHS advi...

KPMG raised concerns over Retail Acquisition's ability to continue to trade and fund both BHS Read More...

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Law Society pours scorn on ICAEW's latest attempt to expand its legal reach

Accounting Standards Law Society pours scorn on ICAEW's latest attempt to expand its legal reach

5y Kevin Reed, Writer

Law Society pours scorn on ICAEW's latest attempt ...

Law Society claims that the public interest cannot prove to have been served by the ICAEW's move into probate - and as such should not be used by the ...

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Friday Afternoon Live: Big Four push into SME space, more Heelgate and our new quiz!

Corporate Governance Friday Afternoon Live: Big Four push into SME space, more Heelgate and our new quiz!

5y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Friday Afternoon Live: Big Four push into SME spac...

Kevin Reed discusses the week's news Read More...

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Five more women added in gender discrimination lawsuit against KPMG US

Accounting Firms Five more women added in gender discrimination lawsuit against KPMG US

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Five more women added in gender discrimination law...

Gender discrimination lawsuit against develops as five more women join the legal challenge Read More...

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PwC Vatican audit suspended

Accounting Firms PwC Vatican audit suspended

5y Chris Warmoll, Writer

PwC Vatican audit suspended

Pell admits he was “a bit surprised” by the letter but believed the audit would re-start after a number of issues have been resolved Read More...

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Error in Department for Education’s financial statements ‘material and pervasive’

Accounting Standards Error in Department for Education’s financial statements ‘material and pervasive’

5y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Error in Department for Education’s financial stat...

National Audit Office report critical of Department for Education's financial statements, amid huge expansion of academies across England Read More...

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Auditors face FTSE 350 concerns over cost of transition to new EU audit rules

Audit Auditors face FTSE 350 concerns over cost of transition to new EU audit rules

5y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Auditors face FTSE 350 concerns over cost of trans...

Auditors are facing deepening concerns from FTSE 350 businesses over the cost of transition to the new EU audit regulatory regime Read More...

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Solvency and liquidity queries tackled in FRC going concern guidance

Accounting Standards Solvency and liquidity queries tackled in FRC going concern guidance

5y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Solvency and liquidity queries tackled in FRC goin...

FRC guidance makes clear requirements relating to going concern and solvency and liquidity risk Read More...

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New HMRC exec chair outlines priorities to PAC

Administration New HMRC exec chair outlines priorities to PAC

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

New HMRC exec chair outlines priorities to PAC

Taxman’s executive chair looks to ‘bear down’ on tax avoidance and evasion in published letter to Meg Hillier Read More...

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Sun goes down on solar installer as 34 jobs lost in insolvency

Accounting Firms Sun goes down on solar installer as 34 jobs lost in insolvency

5y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Sun goes down on solar installer as 34 jobs lost i...

CVR Global were appointed in March after the struggling company ammassed around £1m debts Read More...

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Firms criticised by MPs over failure to report 'scale of risk' carried by Kids Company

Audit Firms criticised by MPs over failure to report 'scale of risk' carried by Kids Company

6y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Firms criticised by MPs over failure to report 'sc...

PwC, PKF Littlejohn and Kingston Smith failed to report the scale of risk carried by chairty Kids Company prior to its collapse into adminsitration Re...

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