The Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
International accounting standards came under sustained attack in a Parliamentary committee hearing into banking yesterday.
Tax adviser Kevin Slevin recently criticised HMRC’s every-day corporate governance in an article in Taxat
The FRC recently published a research paper as part of a campaign to protect the UK’s “comply or explain” corporate governance culture from European reforms.
Business secretary Vince Cable this week formally launched a review into corporate governance to tackle the market short-termism that fed into the global financial crisis.
KPMG’s Tim Copnell offers an appraisal of the FRC’s new corporate governance regime and what it means for UK businesses.
Vince Cable promised to shine “a harsh light into the murky world of corporate behaviour” yesterday, but critics claim his attack was less about helping UK enterprise and more about political p
Changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code introduced today by the FRC set out to make company boards more effective and more accountable to their shareholders.
While the overall health of the economy is the number one campaign issue for this election, managing risk and maintaining the competitiveness of British businesses are also crucial points.