Grant Thornton's audit quality director Josephine Jackson is set to join the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) as technical adviser to the director of audit policy Marek Grabowski.
Jackson will support Grabowski in his work on the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), as well as playing a role in the development of audit policy for the UK. At Grant Thornton,...
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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