21 May 2019
New carbon and energy reporting requirements have been introduced for large unquoted companies, LLPs and quoted companies, effective for financial periods beginning on or after 1 April 2019.
20 May 2019
The FRC is considering feedback on future changes to FRS 102 in relation to multi-employer defined benefit plans and the transition from defined contribution accounting to defined benefit accounting.
18 February 2019
Advice for entities applying the FRS 102 triennial review 2017 amendments. Includes summaries and links to useful FRC fact sheets on Transition and other aspects of FRS 102.
30 October 2018
Companies reporting under IFRS and about to embark on the 2018/19 reporting season, should pay heed to the issues highlighted by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) in its open letter to Finance Directors and Audit Committee Chairs.
17 October 2018
If you are keen to attract investment you should pay particular attention to how you report on performance metrics. Investors may assess metrics from a number of sources including: the annual report, investor presentations, preliminary announcements and sustainability reports, as well as other communications.
11 May 2018
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has issued a revised version of its Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting which underpins IFRS Standards. Companies will need use the new framework from 2020 although the IASB will start using it immediately.
23 April 2018
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has issued amendments to IAS 19. These specify how companies should determine pension expenses for the accounting period when changes to a defined benefit pension plan occur.
06 March 2018
The Financial Reporting Council has issued some guidance for the Boards of companies in the construction and business support services sectors, to remind them of their reporting obligations. This guidance has been written for these sectors in the wake of the collapse of Carillion, however the guidance is equally relevant to all companies.