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Legal, regulatory, tax and governance

Resources on UK GAAP, IFRS, US GAAP, SOX, financial services regulation, capital markets, boards and committees, NEDs, law, tax.

UK GAAP

UK GAAP is the body of accounting standards and other guidance by the UK ASB.

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UK GAAP

The body of accounting standards and other guidance published by the FRC.

New UK GAAP

Resources for the new financial reporting framework in the UK, effective from 1 January 2015.

IFRS

A selection of International Financial Reporting Standards books, articles and guides.

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IFRS

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on IFRS.

US GAAP

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on US GAAP.

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US GAAP

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on US GAAP.

SOX

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

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Sarbanes-Oxley

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act was the most significant legislation to emerge in response to the corporate governance failures at the start of the 21st century. On this page members can access a selection of resources on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act including articles and books that look at its impact and suggest practical steps to tackle compliance.

Financial services regulation

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on financial services regulation.

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Capital markets

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on Capital markets.

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The board and committees block

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on the board and committees.

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The board and committees

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on the board and committees.

Directors' duties

A short overview of the key general duties of directors.

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UK corporate governance code

A range of articles from leading business, finance and management journals.

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UK Corporate Governance Code

The UK Corporate Governance Code (formerly known as the Combined Code) sets out standards of good practice for listed companies on board composition and development, remuneration, shareholder relations, accountability and audit. The code is published by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).

Investor relations

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on investor relations.

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Investor relations

Access articles, webcasts and other resources on investor relations.

Corporate legislation

Articles on the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 and Companies Act 2006.

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Corporate legislation

Articles on the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act and Companies Act 2006.

Tax

An extensive collection of material on taxation, past and present.

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Tax

An extensive collection of material on taxation, past and present.

Business regulations and rulings

Find out about regulations and rulings that could have an impact on your business.

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Legal Alert

A monthly bulletin from Atom Content Marketing highlighting new and pending laws, regulations, codes of practice and rulings that could have an impact on your business.