Audit tendering

11 October, 2017

Corporates must get to grips with new accounting standards, says FRC

The implementation of critical and heavy-impact accounting standards by corporates will be a focus of attention for the financial watchdog in the coming year, alongside a need for better linking of st...

15 February, 2017

Watchdog to review audit firm governance and culture

Not all auditors are "demonstrably" serving investors' "best interests", according to a new report from the UK governance watchdog. The Financial Reporting Council (FRC), which also oversees audit,...
Boardroom

24 August, 2015

So you want to chair an audit committee?

Where do you start? The requirement for a non-financial services company is that you can demonstrate "recent and relevant financial experience". This is generally interpreted to mean that you have ...