Leader: Can Tesco questions be answered without more red tape?

Audit Leader: Can Tesco questions be answered without more red tape?

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Leader: Can Tesco questions be answered without mo...

Will Tesco's problems be answered by rolling heads and improved controls? Hopefully businesses won't be punished with more red tape Read More...

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Tesco suspends execs and call in Deloitte over profits overstatement

Accounting Standards Tesco suspends execs and call in Deloitte over profits overstatement

8y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Tesco suspends execs and call in Deloitte over pro...

Huge overstatement sees execs suspended, including UK FD, and Deloitte called in to investigate Read More...

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FRC publishes final guidance on going concern

Business Regulation FRC publishes final guidance on going concern

8y Richard Crump, Writer

FRC publishes final guidance on going concern

FRC retains original wording of controversial going concern proposals in updated corporate governance code Read More...

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The Practitioner: Problems are par for the course

Accounting Firms The Practitioner: Problems are par for the course

8y The Practitioner

The Practitioner: Problems are par for the course

The Practitioner's golfing prowess may have cost him a client, and representative of 'off-course' issues Read More...

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Date set for Deloitte MG Rover appeal

Business Recovery Date set for Deloitte MG Rover appeal

8y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Date set for Deloitte MG Rover appeal

Five day hearing outlined for Deloitte appeal against fines for its MG Rover work Read More...

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Survey reveals gender pay gap perceptions

Corporate Governance Survey reveals gender pay gap perceptions

8y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Survey reveals gender pay gap perceptions

Survey finds interpretation of requests for pay rises holds women back in accountancy Read More...

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Consultancy rebrands to Andersen Tax

Accounting Firms Consultancy rebrands to Andersen Tax

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Consultancy rebrands to Andersen Tax

US tax consultancy revives the Andersen brand Read More...

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EY issues emphasis of matter note on Co-op Bank

Audit EY issues emphasis of matter note on Co-op Bank

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

EY issues emphasis of matter note on Co-op Bank

EY says issues at the Co-operative Bank may cast doubt on its ability to continue as a going concern Read More...

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EY wins £2m Sage audit contract

Accounting Firms EY wins £2m Sage audit contract

9y Naomi Rainey, Writer

EY wins £2m Sage audit contract

PwC to step down as auditor for FTSE 100 software company after 26 years Read More...

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Cable calls for ICAEW probe into Comet administrators

Business Recovery Cable calls for ICAEW probe into Comet administrators

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Cable calls for ICAEW probe into Comet administrat...

Business secretary Vince Cable refers senior Deloitte IPs for potential disciplinary action, over Comet administration concerns Read More...

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FRC reveals ‘struggle’ in IASB discussions

Accounting Standards FRC reveals ‘struggle’ in IASB discussions

9y Naomi Rainey, Writer

FRC reveals ‘struggle’ in IASB discussions

Working with international standards body "like pushing water uphill", Haddrill admits Read More...

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CIPFA treasurer quits over pension deficit concern

Accounting Standards CIPFA treasurer quits over pension deficit concern

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

CIPFA treasurer quits over pension deficit concern

Ian Perkin calls on CIPFA to use office sale surplus next year to pay down pension deficit Read More...

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Interview: Michel Prada defends IFRS Foundation governance

Corporate Governance Interview: Michel Prada defends IFRS Foundation governance

9y Richard Crump, Writer

Interview: Michel Prada defends IFRS Foundation go...

Michel Prada tells Accountancy Age that criticism of IFRS Foundation governance structure is 'unfair' Read More...

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Top 40 Networks 2014: Brand awareness

Accounting Firms Top 40 Networks 2014: Brand awareness

9y Jane Howard

Top 40 Networks 2014: Brand awareness

A big push on international referrals, branding issues and network swapping are a all a big part of practice life in 2014, writes Jane Howard Read Mor...

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Deloitte loses out to KPMG in Arrow Group audit tender

Accounting Firms Deloitte loses out to KPMG in Arrow Group audit tender

9y Naomi Rainey, Writer

Deloitte loses out to KPMG in Arrow Group audit te...

Incumbent firm fails to win competitive tender after auditing company for five years and advising on IPO Read More...

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Top 40 Networks 2014: More change around the corner

Accounting Firms Top 40 Networks 2014: More change around the corner

9y Philip Smith.

Top 40 Networks 2014: More change around the corne...

With the latest Accountancy Age Top 40 International Networks data revealed, Phil Smith looks at the myriad of issues that illustrate the market's evo...

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Auto-enrolment staging dates: FAQs for advisers

Accounting Firms Auto-enrolment staging dates: FAQs for advisers

9y Ian Digby

Auto-enrolment staging dates: FAQs for advisers

Employers will soon be approaching you to help them with automatic enrolment. In the first of series of monthly articles, industry liaison managers at...

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CABA retains governance stance despite tribunal loss

Accounting Standards CABA retains governance stance despite tribunal loss

9y Calum Fuller, Reporter

CABA retains governance stance despite tribunal lo...

Despite losing an employment tribunal hearing for unfair dismissal, CABA refutes 'climate of fear' allegations Read More...

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Extended audit and audit committee reports produce varied results

Audit Extended audit and audit committee reports produce varied results

9y Naomi Rainey, Writer

Extended audit and audit committee reports produce...

KPMG’s survey finds a variety of risks and approaches in extended auditor and audit committee reports Read More...

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Major UK companies line up 2017 for audit tenders

Audit Major UK companies line up 2017 for audit tenders

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Major UK companies line up 2017 for audit tenders

Johnson Matthey, Babcock International, Qinetiq and Big Yellow Group line up 2017 audit tenders, while 32Red swaps Grant Thornton for KPMG Read More...

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EY wins Dignity audit as PwC bows out over non-audit fees

Accounting Firms EY wins Dignity audit as PwC bows out over non-audit fees

9y Naomi Rainey, Writer

EY wins Dignity audit as PwC bows out over non-aud...

Funeral provider caps non-audit fees at 50% of annual audit fee Read More...

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Paedophile excluded by ICAEW

Corporate Governance Paedophile excluded by ICAEW

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Paedophile excluded by ICAEW

A convicted paedophile has been excluded from ICAEW membership, as the institute reveals its latest round of disciplinary hearings and consent orders ...

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Auto-enrolment: The advice is right?

Consulting Auto-enrolment: The advice is right?

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

Auto-enrolment: The advice is right?

The Pensions Regulator calls on advisers to keep up to speed with the requirements of auto-enrolment, or risk 'unhappy clients' Read More...

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KPMG's audit discovers Portugese bank irregularities

Audit KPMG's audit discovers Portugese bank irregularities

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

KPMG's audit discovers Portugese bank irregulariti...

Espirito Santo International, which holds a stake in Banco Espirito, in a "serious financial condition" Read More...

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CIMA members face 5% subs hike as institute seeks move

Accounting Standards CIMA members face 5% subs hike as institute seeks move

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

CIMA members face 5% subs hike as institute seeks ...

Despite a good 2013, CIMA lines up subs fee hike and efficiency savings as it looks to move into a new office Read More...

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PwC replaces KPMG as Bunzl auditors

Accounting Firms PwC replaces KPMG as Bunzl auditors

9y Richard Crump, Writer

PwC replaces KPMG as Bunzl auditors

FTSE 100 outsourcer changes auditors after first tender in 28 years Read More...

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FTSE 100 disclosing more tax information

Corporate Governance FTSE 100 disclosing more tax information

9y Richard Crump, Writer

FTSE 100 disclosing more tax information

Step change in number of FTSE 100 companies making tax disclosures, PwC report finds Read More...

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