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.
Coronavirus guidance for auditors
We highlight the guidance issued by the FRC on 16 March 2020, for auditors.
Brexit transition period
We highlight information for auditors and firms jointly issued by the FRC and BEIS now that the UK has left the EU.
We highlight a number of recent announcements from the Financial Reporting Council.
Internal Audit Code of Practice
Alan Simpson gives a short introduction to the new Internal Audit Code of Practice.
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.