A new statutory instrument, The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors’ Report) Regulations 2013 No.1970 (‘the Regulations’), has been issued that amends the current Companies Act requirements for preparing a Directors’ Report. Download this issue to find out more.
Company: Mazars | Published: 30 October 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are designed to be a common global ‘language’ for business. They are progressively replacing the many different national accounting standards and this guide outlines IFRS and what it could mean for you.
Company: IRIS | Published: 02 August 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
Bournemouth Transport required a system that could accommodate forecasting up to 5 years at any one time, a process historically achieved by running multiple reports. This case study focuses on the company's implementation of Sage Asset 1000 & how it has enabled improved departmental efficiencies.
Company: Real Asset Management | Published: 01 July 2013 | Business Area: Forecasting
Staffordshire County Council is a local authority with over £2bn worth of assets. In 2012, the organisation sought an effective and efficient capital accounting system. This case study focuses on the Council's implementation of Real Asset Management's fixed asset solution and its IFRS compliance.
Company: Real Asset Management | Published: 26 June 2013 | Business Area: Finance and Accounting
In May 2013, following considerable feedback on the 2010 exposure draft, a second exposure draft for the revised leasing accounting standard was published. This IFRS newsletter studies the latest developments relevant to leases.
Company: Mazars | Published: 26 June 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
In this paper, the ICAEW provides recommendations to help international investors and further drive the development of a global set of accounting standards. Topics covered include: the benefits of a global set of standards; taking stock; ending convergence; a new approach for a new era.
Company: ICAEW | Published: 22 April 2013 | Business Area: Accounting Standards
In 2012 the Financial Reporting Council set out revised proposals to change the financial reporting standards in the UK and Republic of Ireland. The revisions will fundamentally reform financial reporting, replacing almost all extant standards with three Financial Reporting Standards.
Company: Mazars | Published: 09 April 2013 | Business Area: Accounting Standards
In this edition of Quoted business we look at the continued uncertainty in the global markets, the appeal and growth of the retail bond market following the establishment of the Orderbook for Retail Bonds in 2010 and the obstacles perceived by many companies when considering listing on AIM.
Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 02 April 2013 | Business Area: Business Intelligence
The introduction of Real Time Information will affect any organisation with a payroll to manage. The iXBRL soft landing will be removed in April and HMRC investigations may increase. IFRS and a revised FRSSE are also on the horizon. This whitepaper reviews the current compliance landscape.
Company: IRIS | Published: 06 February 2013 | Business Area: Accounting Standards
This two page article features the latest news on International Reporting Standards. Topics covered: proposed accounting standards; the future of UK GAAP; recent accounting standards and interpretations.
Company: Mazars | Published: 06 November 2012 | Business Area: Planning
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