Carillion

16 May, 2018

MPs call on competition regulator to review audit market post-Carillion

Auditors are under renewed pressure for change following a scathing report from a committee of MPs calling for the UK government to refer the Big Four firms to competition regulators. The call come...
Carillion, FRC

20 March, 2018

Former FDs at Carillion face probe over financial statements

Two finance directors are to be investigated for their conduct in preparation of financial statements at the collapsed construction giant Carillion. Zafar Khan and Richard Adams, both former group ...
Stephen Haddrill, FRC

30 November, 2017

FRC: We should have moved more quickly on KPMG/HBOS audit inquiry

Accountancy’s watchdog has admitted that it should have taken a more “proactive approach” in delving into KPMG’s work as auditor of failed bank HBOS. A Financial Reporting Council (FRC) rep...
Stephen Haddrill, FRC

27 October, 2017

Regulator seeks to hold international audit networks to account

The leadership of global audit networks should be held to account, and work is underway to see how it can be achieved, according to the chief executive of the UK's audit regulator. Currently audit ...
Stephen Haddrill, FRC

25 January, 2017

FRC seeks extended corporate governance powers

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Stephen Haddrill, FRC

9 December, 2016

A question of cultural reform

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9 December, 2016

Watchdog tells MPs it needs more powers

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Stephen Haddrill, FRC

7 June, 2016

UK governance watchdog responds to criticism over BHS

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