Audit and assurance
ICAS calls for LCE audit standard
Anne Adrain, ICAS Head of Sustainability and Assurance, summarises the main revisions to the UK Going Concern standard.
Audit should be part of holistic review
ICAS has submitted its response to the CMA on the large company audit market in the UK. Our response to Sir John Kingman’s review of the FRC and previous ICAS publications informed our submission. Our key messages to the FRC are set out below.
FRC’s modern-slavery report
Find out more about the report and its recommendations
FRC issues revised Audit Firm Code
The new code is intended to strengthen independent oversight of the largest UK audit firms.
Auditing climate disclosures
We highlight new FRC Staff Guidance, Auditor responsibilities under ISA (UK) 720 on climate-related reporting.
EC Corporate Reporting Consultation
ICAS responds to the EC Consultation on Corporate Reporting – improving its quality and enforcement
ESEF tagging of accounts
Big changes come into effect for listed entities with effect from 1 January 2020 with a new EU requirement for accounts to be published in electronic format.
10 computer-hacker terms
Hacking with the objective of financial gain or some subversive political motive is very topical.