Senior EY insolvency partner severely reprimanded over ethics breach

Business Recovery Senior EY insolvency partner severely reprimanded over ethics breach

7y Beth Abel, Reporter

Senior EY insolvency partner severely reprimanded ...

Margaret Mills, an EY insolvency practitioner with global responsibilities, admits to ICAEW ethics breaches relating to conflicts and record-keeping R...

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Accounting threshold shifts risk lasting damage to audit profession

Accounting Firms Accounting threshold shifts risk lasting damage to audit profession

7y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Accounting threshold shifts risk lasting damage to...

While regulations surrounding audit "have become more onerous", the number of companies requiring one is less Read More...

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SRA decides to cease regulation of insolvency profession

Business Recovery SRA decides to cease regulation of insolvency profession

7y Richard Crump, Writer

SRA decides to cease regulation of insolvency prof...

The Solicitors Regulation Authority decides to cease regulating solicitors who act as insolvency practitioners Read More...

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ICAEW urges firms to modernise in Tomorrow’s Practice initiative

Accounting Software ICAEW urges firms to modernise in Tomorrow’s Practice initiative

7y Calum Fuller, Reporter

ICAEW urges firms to modernise in Tomorrow’s Pract...

Institute to encourage firms to innovate and exploit new technologies in modernisation drive Read More...

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Opinion: Insolvency fee plan will help provide transparency and show value

Business Recovery Opinion: Insolvency fee plan will help provide transparency and show value

7y Jo Swinson

Opinion: Insolvency fee plan will help provide tra...

Business minister Jo Swinson says a more structured, controlled, fee plan for the insolvency profession will provide transparency for creditors, and a...

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Government must address insolvency and employment law conflicts

Business Recovery Government must address insolvency and employment law conflicts

7y Richard Crump, Writer

Government must address insolvency and employment ...

When a BIS commons select committee meets to discuss insolvency regulation, it could do much worse than to take a long, hard look at conflicts between...

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Proposals could see Bank of England fine firms for breaches

Audit Proposals could see Bank of England fine firms for breaches

7y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Proposals could see Bank of England fine firms for...

Auditors will have to submit annual reports to central bank's Prudential Regulation Authority under proposals Read More...

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MoJ backs down over scrapping insolvency litigation exemption

Business Recovery MoJ backs down over scrapping insolvency litigation exemption

7y Richard Crump, Writer

MoJ backs down over scrapping insolvency litigatio...

Government in climb down over controversial plans to scrap insolvency litigation exemption from no-win-no-fee legal reforms Read More...

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Analysis: PAC reignites tax 'code of conduct' debate

Administration Analysis: PAC reignites tax 'code of conduct' debate

7y Andrew Goodall

Analysis: PAC reignites tax 'code of conduct' deba...

Andrew Goodall examines the Public Accounts Committee’s call for HMRC to introduce a new code of conduct for tax advisers Read More...

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EY goes multi-disciplinary as it gains legal services licence

Accounting Firms EY goes multi-disciplinary as it gains legal services licence

7y Kevin Reed, Writer

EY goes multi-disciplinary as it gains legal servi...

EY aims for complex group service provision with legal licence Read More...

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US lawyers called in by PwC to investigate Phones 4U

Business Recovery US lawyers called in by PwC to investigate Phones 4U

7y Kevin Reed, Writer

US lawyers called in by PwC to investigate Phones ...

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan called in by Phones 4U administrators as part of the insolvency investigation Read More...

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SRA refines 'accountants report' exemption plans

Audit SRA refines 'accountants report' exemption plans

8y Chris Warmoll, Writer

SRA refines 'accountants report' exemption plans

Solicitors regulator reveals phased approach to creating exemptions for lawyers from the accountants report Read More...

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RSM's Dohrer to join audit standards body IAASB

Audit RSM's Dohrer to join audit standards body IAASB

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

RSM's Dohrer to join audit standards body IAASB

Bob Dohrer to hold three-year term at the audit standards body Read More...

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Newsham excluded from ICAEW after Worthington Nicholls hearing

Audit Newsham excluded from ICAEW after Worthington Nicholls hearing

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Newsham excluded from ICAEW after Worthington Nich...

Paul Newsham excluded from ICAEW membership following tribunal into his work on the audits of Worthington Nicholls 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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Firms worried about UK's ‘illogical’ audit interpretation

Audit Firms worried about UK's ‘illogical’ audit interpretation

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Firms worried about UK's ‘illogical’ audit interpr...

Competition and Markets Authority's interpretation of EU audit rules could result in 'illogical' outcomes, accounting firms warn Read More...

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Taking Stock: No humble pie after anti-PwC newspaper ad

Accounting Firms Taking Stock: No humble pie after anti-PwC newspaper ad

8y Taking Stock

Taking Stock: No humble pie after anti-PwC newspap...

PwC US and PwC Gibraltar namechecked in what TS can only describe as a 'cryptic' newspaper advert Read More...

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Kahn ‘steps down' from ICAEW's special industry group

Business Recovery Kahn ‘steps down' from ICAEW's special industry group

8y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Kahn ‘steps down' from ICAEW's special industry gr...

Neville Kahn, of whom Vince Cable called on the ICAEW to investigate, quits the institute's special interest insolvency group Read More...

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Voluntary pre-pack reforms ‘unworkable’, say AA readers

Business Recovery Voluntary pre-pack reforms ‘unworkable’, say AA readers

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Voluntary pre-pack reforms ‘unworkable’, say AA re...

Poll of Accountancy Age readers finds opposition to Teresa Graham's pre-pack reforms Read More...

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Cable calls for ICAEW probe into Comet administrators

Business Recovery Cable calls for ICAEW probe into Comet administrators

8y 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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Top 40 Networks 2014: Brand awareness

Accounting Firms Top 40 Networks 2014: Brand awareness

8y 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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Key pre-pack measures are unworkable

Business Regulation Key pre-pack measures are unworkable

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Key pre-pack measures are unworkable

Teresa Graham’s pre-pack recommendations are in the right spirit but are unworkable, insolvency practitioners tell Accountancy Age Read More...

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IASB forms working group ahead of IFRS loss model launch

Accounting Standards IASB forms working group ahead of IFRS loss model launch

8y Naomi Rainey, Writer

IASB forms working group ahead of IFRS loss model ...

Group will focus on requirements for impairment of financial instruments under IFRS 9 Read More...

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FRC proposes joint tribunals for accountants and actuaries

Accounting Firms FRC proposes joint tribunals for accountants and actuaries

8y Naomi Rainey, Writer

FRC proposes joint tribunals for accountants and a...

Watchdog says changes will make disciplinary proceedings more efficient Read More...

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Pre-pack administrations to face voluntary scrutiny

Business Regulation Pre-pack administrations to face voluntary scrutiny

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Pre-pack administrations to face voluntary scrutin...

Review into pre-pack administrations supports voluntary scrutiny, but legislation could follow if measures fail to have 'desired impact' Read More...

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ICAEW gains final approval to run probate and ABSs

Accounting Standards ICAEW gains final approval to run probate and ABSs

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

ICAEW gains final approval to run probate and ABSs

Lord Chancellor signs off on ICAEW's bid to offer licensing for probate licensing and alternative business structure Read More...

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PwC picks up dual ABS licence for legal and Middle East arms

Accounting Firms PwC picks up dual ABS licence for legal and Middle East arms

8y Legal Week

PwC picks up dual ABS licence for legal and Middle...

PwC legal arm awarded dual alternative business structure (ABS) licences by the Solicitors' Regulation Authority Read More...

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