CA daily briefing: Wednesday 24 February
Your essential briefing of the morning's top news stories.
Good morning, Hilde Oesterkloeft here to give you today's latest news and updates.
The latest from ICAS
Lecturer, Heather McNellis CA, explores the different ways external audit has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic and the additional factors and procedures that must now be considered whilst conducting an audit.
Today's top stories from around the web
- 'I was often the only women in the room, that's changed' (BBC News)
- Chancellor set to extend stamp duty holiday 'until end of June' (City AM)
- Show us the plan: Investors push companies to come clean on climate (Reuters)
- COVID-19: Wage growth at highest level since 2008 as lowest-paid pay highest price (Sky News)
- Shares in UK travel and hospitality firms surge in response to roadmap (The Guardian)
- CEO Secrets: 'My billion pound company has no HR department' (BBC News)
- COVID-19: Record number of foreign-born workers quit UK (Sky News)
- Britain's Heathrow sinks to $2.8 billion loss during pandemic (Reuters)
- Lloyds resumes dividend despite 72 per cent profit drop as it unveils wealth drive (City AM)
- Carbon tax would be popular with UK voters, poll suggests (The Guardian)
That's all for today. Check back tomorrow for your Thursday briefing.