The Financial Reporting Council has launched a consultation on its proposals to overhaul the Combined Code.
The proposals to amend the code - which will be renamed The UK Corporate Governance Code - include the annual re-election of the chairman or of the whole board; the introduction of external board evaluation...
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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