16 July 2018

A new policy document published online this week reveals how HMRC plan to seek new powers which will enable them to access bank accounts without the holders being informed.


01 June 2015

Twenty-seven students from nine Hong Kong universities will participate in the Scheme for Cross-border Study Tour for Post-Secondary Financial Talents 2015.

01 June 2015

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published its 11th annual report on its inspections of audit quality in the UK and individual reports on five of the largest firms. The FRC inspected 109 private sector audits and believe that overall the quality of auditing in the UK is improving.  


01 June 2015

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has announced new appointments to the Conduct Committee, Audit & Assurance Council and Monitoring Committee.

01 June 2015
HM Treasury ID 57580564 © Eric Flamant |

This announcement follows the confirmation that the government has sold a further 1% of Lloyds shares through the trading plan.

28 May 2015
British Chambers of Commerce

BCC Director General, John Longworth,  has provided his reaction to the Queen's Speech (27 May) which outlined the government's upcoming legislative agenda.