Comment on the Queen’s Speech: audit reform
Thursday 19 December. Commenting on audit reform being referenced in the background notes to the Queen’s Speech, published today, Michael Izza, ICAEW Chief Executive, said:
“We are pleased to see reform of audit and corporate reporting mentioned in the Government’s programme for this Parliament, and in particular, the commitment to proceed with the establishment of the regulator. This needs to be a priority.
“With the reviews by Kingman, the CMA and Brydon now complete, we await the Government’s proposals on wider audit reform with interest and look forward to engaging in due course.”