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17/02/2017
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Charting a course through choppy waters

By Fiona Reddan Stephen Haddrill, Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council, talks to Fiona Reddan about the challenge of Brexit, his commitment to high-quality regulation and the need to rethink the role of audit. Brexit is in the air. … Continue reading

16/02/2016
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Audit firms’ controls flawed

By Julia Irvine Audit firms’ systems for monitoring the quality of the audits they carry out are not up to scratch, according to the Financial Reporting Council. As a result, the regulator says in its report on the principal findings of … Continue reading

13/08/2015
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Ethics: a new path of duty

The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) has embarked on a major revamp of the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants. After 35 years and adoption or use in more than 100 jurisdictions, IESBA’s Code of Ethics for Professional … Continue reading

08/04/2015
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Leave Audit Regulatory Model Alone, says ICAEW

By Julia Irvine There is no case for change in the current model of audit regulation apart from the minimum necessary to implement the new Audit Directive and Regulation, ICAEW believes. Read more: http://economia.icaew.com/news/march-2015/leave-audit-regulatory-model-alone-says-icaew This article was originally published in … Continue reading