SEC chief Donaldson steps down today

Corporate Governance SEC chief Donaldson steps down today

16y AccountancyAge.com

SEC chief Donaldson steps down today

SEC chairman William Donaldson steps down after two and a half years at the helm Read More...

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Empty building eats up a fifth of FRC budget

Corporate Governance Empty building eats up a fifth of FRC budget

16y Paul Grant, Writer

Empty building eats up a fifth of FRC budget

But regulator claims money put towards beefing up responsibilities was well spent Read More...

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China vows to endorse IFRS

Accounting Standards China vows to endorse IFRS

16y Kevin Reed, Writer

China vows to endorse IFRS

Chinese finance minister says IFRS is an 'inevitable trend' at ICAEW conference Read More...

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Institutes concerned over environmental reporting

Corporate Governance Institutes concerned over environmental reporting

16y Kevin Reed, Writer

Institutes concerned over environmental reporting

ICAEW and ACCA voice concerns over their initial impression of DEFRA's environmental reporting consultation document Read More...

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US government loses first Sarbox prosecution

Corporate Governance US government loses first Sarbox prosecution

16y AccountancyAge.com

US government loses first Sarbox prosecution

HealthSouth CEO acquitted on 36 charges, as first Sarbox prosecution ends in defeat Read More...

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Companies 'disturbingly unaware' of IFRS

Accounting Standards Companies 'disturbingly unaware' of IFRS

16y AccountancyAge.com

Companies 'disturbingly unaware' of IFRS

ICAEW warns that companies are underestimating the impact of IFRS on their key performance indicators Read More...

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FSA responds to criticism over fraud work

Corporate Governance FSA responds to criticism over fraud work

16y Karen Day

FSA responds to criticism over fraud work

Anti-money laundering focus will not be abandoned says regulator Read More...

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Companies face IFRS tax change

Accounting Standards Companies face IFRS tax change

16y Alex Hawkes, Reporter

Companies face IFRS tax change

Companies reporting under IFRS will have to file different tax returns next month Read More...

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Umbrella body under threat as ICAS denounces merger

Accounting Standards Umbrella body under threat as ICAS denounces merger

16y Damian Wild, Reporter

Umbrella body under threat as ICAS denounces merg...

ICAEW to review CCAB participation following anti-merger comments Read More...

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IFRS hammers housebuilder

Accounting Standards IFRS hammers housebuilder

16y Nicholas Neveling, Writer

IFRS hammers housebuilder

George Wimpey’s net assets fall by £107.7m, after restating its 2004 accounts to comply with IFRS Read More...

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Drop US GAAP reconciliation, says E&Y

Accounting Standards Drop US GAAP reconciliation, says E&Y

16y Paul Grant, Writer

Drop US GAAP reconciliation, says E&Y

Ernst & Young calls for SEC to abandon insistence that companies reporting in IFRS must reconcile to US GAAP Read More...

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EU softens audit committee rules

Corporate Governance EU softens audit committee rules

16y Accountancy Age, Reporters

EU softens audit committee rules

European business lobbying sees softening of audit committee regulations Read More...

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Profit warnings caused by 'too little, too late' policies

Corporate Governance Profit warnings caused by 'too little, too late' policies

16y Damian Wild, Reporter

Profit warnings caused by 'too little, too late' p...

Stop using rear-view mirror accounting policies, companies told Read More...

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Morrisons appoints non-exec trio

Corporate Governance Morrisons appoints non-exec trio

16y James Bennett

Morrisons appoints non-exec trio

Troubled supermarket Wm Morrison chairman Sir Ken Morrison reluctantly appoints three non-executive directors Read More...

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Lloyds TSB expects IFRS hit to EPS

Accounting Standards Lloyds TSB expects IFRS hit to EPS

16y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Lloyds TSB expects IFRS hit to EPS

Lloyds TSB says earnings per share under IFRS will be approximately 6% lower under IFRS Read More...

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O.C. meets SEC

Corporate Governance O.C. meets SEC

16y Karen Day

O.C. meets SEC

On the frontline: pro-business congressman Christopher Cox named head of US watchdog Read More...

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Sarbox resolve flagging

Corporate Governance Sarbox resolve flagging

16y Nicholas Neveling, Writer

Sarbox resolve flagging

There are serious concerns among audit and financial managers at leading companies about sustaining Sarbanes-Oxley compliance procedures Read More...

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EU votes for freedom of movement

Accounting Standards EU votes for freedom of movement

16y Paul Grant, Writer

EU votes for freedom of movement

Fears have emerged that European bureaucracy could hinder efforts to allow qualified accountants to work anywhere in the EU. The concern follows a Eur...

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Profile: Shabbir Osman, Eclipse Computing

Accounting Standards Profile: Shabbir Osman, Eclipse Computing

19y Alex Miller.

Profile: Shabbir Osman, Eclipse Computing

For wannabe accountant Shabbir Osman, exams proved to be a stumbling block and he had to settle for a part-qualification. But, his ambition soon saw h...

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Slack European business loses out to US

Accounting Standards Slack European business loses out to US

19y Michelle Perry, Writer

Slack European business loses out to US

European companies are losing the competitive advantage over US companies because they are taking too long to publish their accounts, according to new...

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Financial woes hinder gap year plans

Accounting Standards Financial woes hinder gap year plans

19y Michelle Perry, Writer

Financial woes hinder gap year plans

Financial worries are putting today's students off taking a gap year between graduation and starting work, a new survey has revealed. Read More...

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ACCA student intake reaches record high

Accounting Standards ACCA student intake reaches record high

19y Alex Miller.

ACCA student intake reaches record high

ACCA today announced its annual student intake reached an all time high last year, with a global intake of 55,942 - an increase of 21% on 2000. Read M...

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ICAEW exam results a txt msg away

Accounting Standards ICAEW exam results a txt msg away

19y Larry Schlesinger, Writer

ICAEW exam results a txt msg away

The ICAEW has today become one of the first educational bodies to offer exam results posted to student's mobile phones using the short-message-service...

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IT contractors flee UK in IR35 protest

Accounting Standards IT contractors flee UK in IR35 protest

21y Gavin Hinks, Writer

IT contractors flee UK in IR35 protest

Evidence that IT contractors are fleeing the country as a direct result of IR35 has begun to emerge, with many choosing the US and Holland to sidestep...

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Andersens goes to school

Accounting Standards Andersens goes to school

22y newmedia newmedia

Andersens goes to school

Arthur Andersen has been short-listed for a multimillion pound contract to run schools in Islington, London. The firm is heading a consortium that has...

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Examiner's mistake in final CIMA tax paper hits six students

Accounting Standards Examiner's mistake in final CIMA tax paper hits six students

22y John Stokdyk

Examiner's mistake in final CIMA tax paper hits si...

Three students who sat their final CIMA exams in May were marked as absent for one of the papers despite completing it. CIMA admitted this week that t...

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Battle for graduates

Accounting Standards Battle for graduates

22y John Stokdyk

Battle for graduates

The English ICA and its Scottish counterpart are locked in separate graduate recruitment charm offensives in the wake of June’s damning anti-ele...

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