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Financial risk and Climate related risk can be disclosed using the same standards

  • 11,19,19,03,2018

IFRS can already be used by companies to report on climate related risk, according to a report by the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB). read more

Revised audit reporting standards improves transparency and corporate reporting, finds ACCA

  • 09,14,15,03,2018

Updated auditor reporting standards have improved quality of information for investors, governance and financial reporting, according to a report... read more

IFIAR report seeks further improvement in audit engagements

  • 10,01,14,03,2018

The International Forum of Independent Audit Regulators (IFIAR) has published its sixth inspection findings report, which surveyed its members’... read more

IASB calls for applicants to join management commentary consultative group

  • 10,14,13,03,2018

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has called for application to the management commentary consultative group which will make... read more

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International Women’s Day: The now boring but more than ever necessary discussion

  • 10,12,8,03,2018

In the context of International Women’s Day, sister publication International Accounting Bulletin speaks with RSM CEO Jean Stephens and Morison KSi... read more

Q&A with IIRC chief strategy officer Jonathan Labrey

  • 15,14,5,03,2018

Ahead of the EU Consultation on whether the EU corporate reporting framework is fit for purpose, The Accountant speaks with accountancy... read more

Q&A with EFRAG ceo Andrew Watchman

  • 15,09,5,03,2018

Ahead of the EU Consultation on whether the EU corporate reporting framework is fit for purpose, The Accountant speaks with accountancy... read more

Latest Comments More

Comment: South Africa tackles the budget deficit by rising VAT to 15%

  • 16,25,8,03,2018

By CIPFA Corporate Communications Assistant Letreis Lawrence read more

Comment: Banks’ climate shortcomings should set alarm bells ringing

  • 14,42,5,03,2018

It is just over two years since the landmark Paris Climate Agreement was signed, providing the framework for the private sector to support the transition to a low carbon economy. However, a new report examining climate management by 59 of the world’s largest banks suggests that the banking sector is failing to step up to the plate, writes Lauren Compere a managing director at Boston Common Asset Management. read more

Comment: Parliamentary committees show no goodwill toward KPMG

  • 10,40,23,02,2018

By Prem Sikka, professor of accounting and finance at the University of Sheffield and emeritus professor of accounting at the University of Essex. read more

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