3 July 2020: ICAEW's Public Sector Community has established a new Public Sector Advisory Group (PSAG), which held its first meeting.
Viewpoints on the news during June 2020
Opinions and news analysis, covering the worlds of business and accountancy.
30 June 2020: Kate Mathers, an executive director of the National Audit Office, talks to Maria Byrnes from ICAEW about the impact the COVID-19 crisis is having on the National Audit Office and how it has shaped their work.
30 June 2020: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 received Royal Assent on Friday (26 June). Both the permanent and temporary measures could be a valuable lifeline as the downturn continues.
30 June 2020: With her love of retail, accountancy experience and her own retail store RSM’s Jacqui Baker has valuable lessons to share for retailers looking to the future.
29 June 2020: A roundtable discussion on IFRS 9 for banks and audit firms across Greece and Cyprus highlighted the effectiveness of the standard.
29 June 2020: ICAEW is throwing its support behind the Recovery Advice for Business Scheme, which offers free advice for small businesses.
29 June 2020: Ian Caminsky, CEO of FirstCare, shares his advice on the processes they can adopt in response to systemic unplanned leave.
29 June 2020: With cashflow projections proving challenging as the pandemic continues, it's crucial to get to grips with goodwill impairments testing.
26 June 2020: NAO reports on challenges remaining to the Carrier Strike programme, including cost overruns since their last report in 2017.
26 June: The prime minister has announced a reduction in the number of government departments. How big is the cabinet compared to the rest of the world?
26 June 2020: Would following the lead of the UK’s Bribery Act 2010 help to eliminate modern slavery and human trafficking?
26 June 2020: The pandemic increases the risk of modern slavery practices across supply chains, but it could be a chance to do more to eliminate it.
26 June 2020: ICAEW has compiled a number of resources around going concern to support members in business and practice during these challenging times. Here are some links to start off with.
26 June 2020: The essential resources for ICAEW members when it comes to ethical and AML issues.
29 June 2020: The National Audit Office (NAO) has issued guidance to help audit and risk committee members examine the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on government organisations.