Bolster AML protocols or face suspension, IFA warns

Accounting Standards Bolster AML protocols or face suspension, IFA warns

2m Sam Alberti

Bolster AML protocols or face suspension, IFA warn...

The IFA has issued the alert following an initial wave of suspensions in December last year Read More...

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IFRS announces global sustainability standards board

Accounting Standards IFRS announces global sustainability standards board

5m Sam Alberti

IFRS announces global sustainability standards boa...

The initiative will aim to fulfil the urgent demand for standardising corporate sustainability disclosures worldwide Read More...

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Profile: ICAEW president William Brooks

Accounting Standards Profile: ICAEW president William Brooks

9m Sam Alberti

Profile: ICAEW president William Brooks

Accountancy Age spoke with Brooks, who talked us through future goals and challenges for the ICAEW Read More...

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AAT and ICAEW tussle over calls for compulsory membership

Accounting Standards AAT and ICAEW tussle over calls for compulsory membership

10m Sam Alberti

AAT and ICAEW tussle over calls for compulsory mem...

“It’s unduly harsh” Read More...

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Audit Q&A: You cannot serve two masters

Accounting Standards Audit Q&A: You cannot serve two masters

2y Shannon Moyer

Audit Q&A: You cannot serve two masters

We sat down with Remko Renes, an assistant professor of corporate governance at Nyenrode Business University, to discuss the future of audit in the UK...

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Coronavirus puts life insurers under threat due to ‘phantom capital’ exposure

Accounting Standards Coronavirus puts life insurers under threat due to ‘phantom capital’ exposure

2y Tom Lemmon

Coronavirus puts life insurers under threat due to...

Corporate defaults caused by the impacts of coronavirus could lead to a collapse of the life insurance market, as matching adjustment leaves many expo...

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Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has instilled a ‘fear culture’

Accounting Standards Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has instilled a ‘fear culture’

2y Tom Lemmon

Podcast: Inside Accountancy episode 11 - IR35 has ...

In the latest episode of Inside Accountancy, Darren Fell CEO and Founder of Crunch Accounting discusses the government’s proposed changes to IR35 and ...

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Turning IR35 on its head: 5 key takeaways

Accounting Standards Turning IR35 on its head: 5 key takeaways

2y Tom Lemmon

Turning IR35 on its head: 5 key takeaways

Here are the five key takeaways from our recent webinar, Turning IR35 on its head. If you missed the webinar and want to learn more, click the link at...

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Brydon and the audit gap: Expectations, definitions and fraud

Accounting Standards Brydon and the audit gap: Expectations, definitions and fraud

2y Chris Jewers

Brydon and the audit gap: Expectations, definition...

Sir Donald Brydon’s report into the quality and effectiveness of audit was published at the end of 2019, and in it, Brydon tackles the issues of the a...

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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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Brydon review calls for ‘urgent reform’

Accounting Standards Brydon review calls for ‘urgent reform’

2y Chris Jewers

Brydon review calls for ‘urgent reform’

The long wait for the Brydon report is over, and in it Sir Donald Brydon makes a series of recommendations including the break-up of the auditing indu...

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FRC revises standards in bid to strengthen audit confidence

Accounting Standards FRC revises standards in bid to strengthen audit confidence

2y Chris Jewers

FRC revises standards in bid to strengthen audit c...

The FRC has issued revised ethical and auditing standards in an effort to strengthen auditor independence and ban conflicts of interest. Read More...

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IFRS to bring significant changes for lessee accounting

Accounting Standards IFRS to bring significant changes for lessee accounting

3y Dom Longley, lead consultant for accounting solutions for Smith & Williamson

IFRS to bring significant changes for lessee accou...

IFRS 16 is fully effective for accounting periods beginning on or after 1 January 2019 and brings about significant changes for lessee accounting - by...

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FRC audit inspection finds no improvement on last year

Accounting Firms FRC audit inspection finds no improvement on last year

3y Chris Jewers

FRC audit inspection finds no improvement on last ...

75% of FTSE 350 audits assessed as good or requiring limited improvements, failing to meet the FRC's 90% target Read More...

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Sustainable cost accounting - The reality of the climate crisis requires nothing less

Accounting Standards Sustainable cost accounting - The reality of the climate crisis requires nothing less

3y Richard Murphy

Sustainable cost accounting - The reality of the c...

Professor Richard Murphy argues that IFRS accounting is inappropriate in the era when we are tackling the climate crisis and must be replaced Read Mor...

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Feedback led to change in FRS102 on Director’s Loans

Accounting Standards Feedback led to change in FRS102 on Director’s Loans

3y Tom Lemmon

Feedback led to change in FRS102 on Director’s Loa...

Comments and push-back from accountants led to the change in FRS102 which gives an exemption on director’s loans, according to Steve Collings. Read Mo...

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IFRS 17 is an “opportunity” for accountants

Accounting Standards IFRS 17 is an “opportunity” for accountants

3y Tom Lemmon

IFRS 17 is an “opportunity” for accountants

The incoming IFRS 17 insurance accounting standard is an “opportunity” for accountants to highlight their value to their companies, according to Moody...

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Moody’s Analytics enhances accounting and reinsurance capabilities of RiskIntegrity IFRS 17 solution

Accounting Standards Moody’s Analytics enhances accounting and reinsurance capabilities of RiskIntegrity IFRS 17 solution

3y Tom Lemmon

Moody’s Analytics enhances accounting and reinsura...

Moody’s Analytics has added new accounting and reinsurance capabilities to their RiskIntegrity IFRS 17 solution. These new features are intended to he...

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What will IFRS 16 mean for 2019’s reporting season?

Accounting Standards What will IFRS 16 mean for 2019’s reporting season?

3y John Kuett, Vice president of European Lease Accounting at Lease Accelerator

What will IFRS 16 mean for 2019’s reporting season...

John Kuett, vice president of European Lease Accounting at Lease Accelerator provides an essential update on IFRS 16 Read More...

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Top 10 lessons learnt on the road to FASB/IASB lease accounting compliance

Accounting Standards Top 10 lessons learnt on the road to FASB/IASB lease accounting compliance

3y Sponsored | Trimble

Top 10 lessons learnt on the road to FASB/IASB lea...

Trimble Real Estate & Workplace Solutions report on what has been learned so far on the road to FASB/IASB lease accounting compliance Read More...

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How to Manage FASB & IFRS Lease Accounting in a Sea of Changing Standards

Accounting Standards How to Manage FASB & IFRS Lease Accounting in a Sea of Changing Standards

3y Craig Gillespie

How to Manage FASB & IFRS Lease Accounting in ...

Craig Gillespie, business area director, Trimble Real Estate & Workplace Solutions, helps you navigate the latest changes Read More...

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Kingman has missed the point

Accounting Standards Kingman has missed the point

3y Richard Murphy

Kingman has missed the point

Richard Murphy, chartered accountant and founder and director of Tax Research UK, says the Kingman report into the FRC failed to address much-needed r...

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Take action now to help clients protect SME payable R&D tax credit

Accounting Standards Take action now to help clients protect SME payable R&D tax credit

3y Jenny Tragner

Take action now to help clients protect SME payabl...

Jenny Tragner, director at ForrestBrown, reveals how accountants can provide extra value to their clients by getting them to prepare now to protect th...

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New IASB/FASB lease accounting standards: what happens after the dust settles?

Accounting Standards New IASB/FASB lease accounting standards: what happens after the dust settles?

3y Craig Gillespie

New IASB/FASB lease accounting standards: what hap...

Craig Gillespie, Business Area Director for Real Estate at Trimble details the implications of the new rules Read More...

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Five reasons why your IFRS 9 project may have already failed

Accounting Standards Five reasons why your IFRS 9 project may have already failed

3y Nitin Iyer, Director in Global Risk Practice, Finastra

Five reasons why your IFRS 9 project may have alre...

Life is full of surprises – some good, and some not so good. From an accounting point of view, surprises are generally best avoided. This is not...

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Is it time for moratorium on board room positions for former partners?

Accounting Standards Is it time for moratorium on board room positions for former partners?

3y Gary Dixon, Association of Independent Non-Executive Directors

Is it time for moratorium on board room positions ...

The recent £4m fine issued to Grant Thornton is a wake-up call to aspiring independent non-executive board members, who must be demonstrably independe...

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Lease accounting standards: are multinationals sitting on a ‘leaseberg’ of huge proportions?

Accounting Standards Lease accounting standards: are multinationals sitting on a ‘leaseberg’ of huge proportions?

4y Ross Chapman, Aptitude Software

Lease accounting standards: are multinationals sit...

New lease accounting standards come into force at the start of next year which will fundamentally change how companies can report off-balance sheet fi...

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