The Accounting Standards Board ended its 22-year life with a whimper on 2 July, when the UK’s standard-setting body was absorbed into the Financial Reporting Council’s new Codes and Standards divis
In January the Accounting Standards Board (ASB) issued revised exposure drafts 46, 47 and 48 outlining their intention to replace all current FRSs/SSAPs and UITF Abstracts with a new ‘Financial
“The average SME finance director has no time to read proposals from the FRC, if they have indeed heard of the FRC,” admitted Roger Marshall, interim chairman of the Accounting Standards Board (ASB
The Accounting Standards Board (ASB) and the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) have published a discussion paper to solicit views on improving the financial reporting of incom
The evolution of an international-based financial reporting framework for the UK has been dragging on for years. Steve Collings looks at what worries practitioners up most – the future of our
The Pensions Regulator this month issued guidance telling trustees what they can expect their auditor to check.
ASB technical director David Loweth and IASB chairman Sir David Tweedie urged UK accountants to stop dragging their feet over moving towards internationally based accounting principles.
Following the sudden departure of Ian Mackinstosh last month, former PwC senior partner Roger Marshall is to take over as interim chairman of the Accounting Standards Board.