3 November, 2016

Business Services Outlook – 2015

Business Services Outlook 2015 examines current and anticipated trends likely to affect business services providers in 2015. Its aim is to inform strategic thinking in the sector and explain how the k...

2 November, 2016

Feedback Statement: UK Board Succession Planning Discussion Paper – May 2016

In October 2015 the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) issued a discussion paper – ‘UK Board Succession Planning’ – which sought views on various issues surrounding board succession for both ex...

1 November, 2016

Plan & Budget and Levies 2016/17 – April 2016

The Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) mission is to promote high-quality corporate governance and reporting to foster investment. We encourage companies to produce the trustworthy information nece...

1 November, 2016

Keeping it in the Family? How Independent Directors Add Value to Family Businesses

Family businesses form the bedrock of economic activity around the world. Family ownership can provide an outstanding foundation for commercial success and long-term growth. Equally, how...

22 October, 2016

FRC’s Strategy for 2016/19 – 2015

This report outlines the Financial Reporting Council's priority areas for the three years from 2016.

21 October, 2016

Rising to the challenge – 2016

'Rising to the challenge: A review of risk and viability disclosures in September 2015 annual reports' was published by EY in January 2016. It is based on a review of a sample of ...

21 October, 2016

UK Board Succession Planning – 2015

This discussion paper, published by the FRC, focuses on board succession for executives and non-executives of those companies to which the UK Corporate Governance Code (‘the Code’) ...