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Mazars welcomes consultation on CMA proposals

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

Marking the launch of the eight-week consultation period for the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) proposals on statutory audit, Mazars says it.... read more

BDO resigns as RCI Hospitality auditor

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

RCI Hospitality Holdings has revealed that BDO USA had resigned as the company’s independent registered public accounting firm [auditor]. RCI has.... read more

Tribunal greenlights potential prosecution of Deloitte, BSR & Associates

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

According to local media reports, the Indian National Company Law Tribunal has granted a petition by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs to ‘implead’.... read more

Malaysia to strengthen role of Auditor General

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

The Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has revealed plans to amend the country’s Audit Act 1957 following agreement from the Special.... read more

Wes Bricker returns to PwC US  from Securities & Exchange Commission

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

Wes Bricker has returned to PwC with effect from 1 July 2019, having served as chief accountant to the Securities & Exchange Commission since.... read more

Canadian, Italian standards boards hold joint meeting

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

On 15 July 2019, the Canadian Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) and the Italian standard-setter Organismo Italiano di Contabilità (OIC) held a.... read more

Consultation on CMA statutory audit proposals begins

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

The UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (DBEIS) has begun an initial open consultation on the Competition and Markets.... read more

Sir Jonathan Thompson named as new CEO of the FRC

  • Published: 19 Jul 2019

Sir Jonathan Thompson is to step down as HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) chief executive in the Autumn to take on a new role as CEO of the UK Financial.... read more

18 companies named and shamed for slow payments

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

Big names including BT Plc, British American Tobacco, and Centrica are among 18 companies to be suspended from the UK’s Prompt Payment Code for.... read more

NCA secures Unexplained Wealth Order for property worth £10m

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

A businessman from the north of England with suspected links to serious organised criminals has been ordered to reveal the source of funds used to.... read more

‘Thou shalt not tax’ not in the Bible

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

A family in Tasmania has been ordered to pay more than AUD 2m to the Australian Taxation Office after failing to pay income tax, claiming paying.... read more

Joint audits may not be the answer says FRC chair candidate

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Parliamentary Committee held a  pre-appointment hearing to take evidence from the UK government’s.... read more

Reserve Bank of India tells banks to steer clear of auditors under investigation

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a directive to the country’s banks warning them that audit firm partners currently facing disciplinary.... read more

New senior partner for KPMG Ghana

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

Anthony K Sarpong Mhas been appointed as senior partner of KPMG in Ghana, with additional jurisdiction over the firm's business in Sierra Leone,.... read more

UK tax take from accounting sector booms

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

In a report prepared for TheCityUK by PwC it is estimated that in 2018, the total tax contribution of legal and accounting activities in the UK was.... read more

UHY Hacker Young adds two partners to London office

  • Published: 18 Jul 2019

UHY Hacker Young has appointed two new partners to its London office. Brian Johnson joins UHY Hacker Young after being a partner at accountants HW.... read more

Business Complexity Index reveals a complicated world for business

  • Published: 17 Jul 2019

The Global Business Complexity Index 2019 from TMF Group looks at the complexity of operating businesses in countries around the world. It ranks.... read more

BDO appoints two new advisory partners

  • Published: 17 Jul 2019

UK firm BDO LLP has grown its advisory resource with the appointment of two new partners. Since the start of 2019, the firm has appointed 12 new.... read more

Former REIT manager, execs settle SEC charges for $60m

  • Published: 17 Jul 2019

The Securities and Exchange Commission charged AR Capital LLC, founder Nicholas S. Schorsch, and its former CFO Brian Block with wrongfully.... read more

PwC wins Bupa audit tender

  • Published: 17 Jul 2019

UK healthcare group Bupa has appointed PwC to become its global auditor from January 2021. PwC came out the winner of a 6-month long competitive.... read more


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