City of London, audit

11 April, 2018

Watchdog to step up monitoring of largest audit firms

A watchdog is to step up its monitoring of the UK's six biggest audit firms, in particular their leadership arrangements. The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) said that among a collection of five ...
Audit tendering

8 February, 2017

Investors reveal concern over audit tender exclusions

Auditors should not be excluded from tendering for an audit if they already provide other professional services. The view comes in a new report from the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), which ha...
data, data analytics, technology

30 January, 2017

Audit committee chairs remain concerned by lack of audit choice

Audit committee chairs see a lack of choice among audit firms as a "major" issue still be addressed, according to research for