EU flags

27 August, 2015

EU audit reform consultation afoot

A consultation is under way on the implementation of new European rules on audit. The department for business, along with regulators at the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), have kicked-off the re...

22 August, 2015

Shareholder rights and remuneration

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10 August, 2015

Proposed EU rule changes may add to pensions risk

Pensions consultancy Towers Watson has warned that the April pension freedoms proposals may mean that employers will find it harder to change defined contribution pension providers. The changes cou...

10 August, 2015

Counter measures

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27 July, 2015

Insurer stress tests ‘do not go far enough’

The UK’s Prudential Regulation Authority’s (PRA) planned stress test of UK insurers does not go far enough, according to Hiscox chairman Robert Childs. The stress test is designed to allow the ...

28 May, 2015

Small quoted companies lag behind on strategic reporting

Smaller quoted companies need more help to adapt to strategic (integrated) reporting, according to the head of the UK's Financial Reporting Council (FRC). Stephen Haddrill, chief executive of the F...