Lord questions government’s lending relief strategy

Coronavirus Lord questions government’s lending relief strategy

2y Leanna Reeves

Lord questions government’s lending relief strateg...

Lord Leigh believes PAYE and NI relief would be a more efficient measure as coronavirus continues to hit SMEs with low cash Read More...

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Old Lady aiming to dampen concern over gilds, tightening conditions

Business Old Lady aiming to dampen concern over gilds, tightening conditions

2y Leanna Reeves

Old Lady aiming to dampen concern over gilds, tigh...

Bank of England’s rate cut to 0.1 percent highlights growing concerns over coronavirus’ impact on businesses Read More...

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SAIs: strengthening the government audit function internationally

Governance SAIs: strengthening the government audit function internationally

2y Salema Hafiz, CIPFA, International Acting Divisional Director

SAIs: strengthening the government audit function ...

SAIs are essential for good governance in any country. In addition to holding their government to account by scrutinising the legality and accuracy of...

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Government announces review into IR35

Governance Government announces review into IR35

2y Chris Jewers

Government announces review into IR35

A review into IR35, promised by Sajid Javid in the run up to the election, has been launched by the UK government. While this will come as welcome new...

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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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Treasury committee requests review into ‘broken’ business rates

Governance Treasury committee requests review into ‘broken’ business rates

2y Chris Jewers

Treasury committee requests review into ‘broken’ b...

AAT specifically referenced in Treasury Select Committee’s report into business rates, which has requested the government to review the system and fin...

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Draft code launched in bid to reduce risk of corporate collapses

Governance Draft code launched in bid to reduce risk of corporate collapses

3y Chris Jewers

Draft code launched in bid to reduce risk of corpo...

The Internal Audit Code of Practice aims to create an internal audit industry standard and boost the ‘status, standards, scope and skills’ of internal...

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KPMG bullying allegations “only scratching the surface” in industry

Big Four KPMG bullying allegations “only scratching the surface” in industry

3y Dave Beach

KPMG bullying allegations “only scratching the sur...

As KPMG's Sanjay Thakkar steps down amid a complaint to the FRC, a legal specialist suggests more investigations are likely in professional services R...

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ICAEW: Companies House data a “gaping hole in AML defences”

Audit ICAEW: Companies House data a “gaping hole in AML defences”

3y Dave Beach

ICAEW: Companies House data a “gaping hole in AML ...

New research quantifies the extent of Companies House inaccuracy as the ICAEW urges the Treasury and BEIS to shore up defences Read More...

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Tech series: Taking the pain out of money laundering compliance

Governance Tech series: Taking the pain out of money laundering compliance

3y Beth McLoughlin

Tech series: Taking the pain out of money launderi...

SmartSearch CEO John Dobson explains how his platform can make compliance with money laundering regulations more efficient, less costly and more accur...

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Off-payroll working in the private sector

Governance Off-payroll working in the private sector

3y AJ Chambers Recruitment | Sponsored

Off-payroll working in the private sector

Matthew Lawford, director at AJ Chambers Recruitment, asks employment tax specialist, Alistair Kendrick, for his views on the off-payroll working cons...

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“Fraud is complex and rarely about one issue,” says BDO

Governance “Fraud is complex and rarely about one issue,” says BDO

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

“Fraud is complex and rarely about one issue,” say...

The firm’s annual FraudTrack report reveals that, whilst the value of fraud cases has dropped, it is still a prevalent issue in the UK. Read More...

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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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Football Finance: Short-term cost controls, profitability, and sustainability

Governance Football Finance: Short-term cost controls, profitability, and sustainability

3y Andy Turner, Audit and Business Advisory Partner

Football Finance: Short-term cost controls, profit...

Andy Turner, audit and business advisory partner (media and sports), provides an update on Football Finance Read More...

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Have AIM Rule 26 changes been effective?

Governance Have AIM Rule 26 changes been effective?

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Have AIM Rule 26 changes been effective?

UHY Hacker Young and Quoted Companies Alliance have said that more needs to be done in this area Read More...

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Here’s how accountants can restore public confidence in business

Governance Here’s how accountants can restore public confidence in business

3y Beth McLoughlin

Here’s how accountants can restore public confiden...

A white paper from AAT recommends stronger protections for whistle-blowers and an increased uptake of technology to help clients avoid late payments R...

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Businesses struggling with GDPR compliance

Governance Businesses struggling with GDPR compliance

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Businesses struggling with GDPR compliance

Deloitte’s latest global survey has outlined some concerning statistics regarding how efficiently businesses are handling GDPR compliance Read More...

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Moore Stephens: '26% of non-doms could leave UK'

Governance Moore Stephens: '26% of non-doms could leave UK'

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Moore Stephens: '26% of non-doms could leave UK'

Moore Stephens has revealed that the UK’s increasingly tough tax regime is having a huge impact on the non-domiciles Read More...

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Call to Action: ten recommendations for G20 countries

Governance Call to Action: ten recommendations for G20 countries

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Call to Action: ten recommendations for G20 countr...

Global financial cohesion is key to keeping the economy sustainable, transparent, and comprehensive Read More...

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Five things internal audit must provide in 2019

Governance Five things internal audit must provide in 2019

3y Beth McLoughlin

Five things internal audit must provide in 2019

Speaking at the GRC Summit, Mazars’ partner of internal audit and risk management Matt Dalton outlined what the main concerns for internal audit teams...

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Flag It Up: vital for accountants to get involved

Governance Flag It Up: vital for accountants to get involved

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Flag It Up: vital for accountants to get involved

AAT warns that accountants need to know the ‘red flags’ in order to tackle money laundering problems in the UK Read More...

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Autumn Statement: tax gap under further attack

Corporate Finance Autumn Statement: tax gap under further attack

4y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Autumn Statement: tax gap under further attack

New penalties are planned for those who enable the use of a tax avoidance scheme, announced in the Autumn Statement speech Read More...

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Corporate governance: staying ahead in accountancy

Corporate Governance Corporate governance: staying ahead in accountancy

5y 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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Increased government spending partly offset by high tax revenue

Governance Increased government spending partly offset by high tax revenue

5y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Increased government spending partly offset by hig...

Government spending this tax year to date has surpassed forecasts, and debt continues to rise, but this is partly allayed by increased tax revenues Re...

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Adapting to change: Regulatory developments leading the way in CFD trading

Business Regulation Adapting to change: Regulatory developments leading the way in CFD trading

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Adapting to change: Regulatory developments leadin...

CFDs are undergoing change, with regulatory control on financial trading tightening as regulators crack down on non-compliant brokers Read More...

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HBOS in 2017: The ongoing scandal

Business Regulation HBOS in 2017: The ongoing scandal

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

HBOS in 2017: The ongoing scandal

Many questions remain unanswered following the HBOS scandal. How did six people get away with so much for so long? How has Lloyds responded? What are ...

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Transparent currency trade: How to achieve costs visibility

Governance Transparent currency trade: How to achieve costs visibility

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Transparent currency trade: How to achieve costs v...

Do you know how much margin is being charged on currency exchange services? Read More...

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