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EU Parliament & UK CMA Recommend Audit Market Reform

The European Parliament, in its TAX3 report, and the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (“CMA”), in a report concerning issues related to competition in the UK audit industry, have both recommended measures be introduced to ensure greater separation between audit and consultancy operations of the “big four” firms. In its report, the UK’s CMA recommended that new laws be introduced requiring the consultancy and audit functions of firms to be “operationally” separated, by having separate management teams, staff, accounts and ...
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Company Law Proposals Adopted by EU Parliament

Commission proposals published in April 2018 on reforming and digitalising EU company law in order to make it easier for companies to merge, divide or move within the EU Single Market, whilst preventing fraud and abusive behaviour in cross-border operations, have been adopted by the EU Parliament, with 522 votes in favour, 54 opposed and 16 abstentions. The rules allow companies to register, set up new branches or file documents online. As concerns cross-border conversions, mergers and divisions, the EU ...
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IESBA proposes revisions to Part 4B of Code to align with terms and concepts used in ISAE 3000

The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) has released for public comment Exposure Draft, proposed revisions to Part 4B of the Code to reflect terms and concepts used in ISAE 3000 (Revised).  Click here to read more.
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Lease accounting: getting ready for a new approach

It is all go in the financial reporting world. With three key new IFRS standards taking effect in 2018/2019, companies need to get in shape to embrace the changes and provide stakeholders with the key information and explanations needed to understand the – sometimes huge – impact they will have on financial statements.  Click here to read more
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Int’l accounting rules compulsory after 2025: draft

HÀ NỘI – The adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) will be compulsory for State-owned enterprises (SOEs), listed companies and large-scale unlisted public companies after 2025, according to a draft project the Ministry of Finance recently made public for comments.  Click here to read more.
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19 Apr 2019
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Impacts of the adoption of the IFRS 16 standard at YIT and change in reporting practices

Release date – 18042019 Impacts of the adoption of the IFRS 16 standard at YIT and change in reporting practice. YIT will change its reporting practices from 2019. This release describes the impacts of the adoption of the IFRS 16 ‘Leases’.  Click here to read more
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18 Apr 2019
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IAFEI Survey Q1 2019

The IAFEI survey for Q1 2019 is now open! This is a special survey in which we try to document best practices in corporate financial planning and capital allocation around the globe. The output from this project will allow you to compare your own company’s financial decision-making to other firms in your industry and to firms around the world. The goal is to understand how companies make financial planning decisions dynamically; that is, how companies adapt and adjust to economic ...
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Global Business Coalition: trade and digitalisation are top priorities

Business leaders from major world economies met in Delhi, India, on 11 and 12 February and agreed that trade and digitalisation should remain top priorities for the international business community in 2019. “Business is very concerned by increasing trade tensions around the world and unilateral actions that are threatening the multilateral trading system and the World Trade Organisation (WTO)”, said Markus J. Beyrer, BusinessEurope Director General. Digitalisation, he added, enables trade and brings new business opportunities for many companies, especially ...
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Business at OECD Consultation with OECD leadership and Ambassadors 19 February 2019 – Special Update

2019 Business at OECD Consultation with OECD Leadership and Ambassadors Expanding Digital Opportunities: Agreeing Priority Actions was our theme of the 15 January Business at OECD 2019 Consultation with OECD Secretary General Angel Gurría, OECD Ambassadors, OECD Directors and our business leadership. The meeting helped to identify specific actions and solutions for a positive outcome in the digital transformation for our economies and societies. We also detailed how we see the OECD as the key “go-to” organization to address digital across disciplines. Keynote interventions focused on ...
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Mexico adopts first world accounting standards

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Tax Transparency, Complexity, Inequality and Corruption are the Biggest Concerns for the Public in G20 Countries, Finds New Survey

The newly published sequel to the 2017 G20 public trust in tax report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), CA ANZ and IFAC (the International Federation of Accountants) reveals a high level of distrust among the public in politicians and non-government organisations (NGOs) when it comes to tax systems.         The new report also shows that public trust in professionals, such as accountants and lawyers, remains high by comparison.   When it comes to evaluating ...
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