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ANALYSIS: A revised UK Corporate Governance Code, intended by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) to be "shorter and sharper" and to restore public trust in business, is due to come into force for accounting periods beginning 1 January 2019. 18 Dec 2017
The UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published changes to the UK corporate governance code to bring it up to date and promote continued improvement in the quality of governance. 05 Dec 2017
This is one of a series of guides on issues connected to ring-fencing and banking reform faced by banks. Other guides cover issues such as tax, real estate, employment, pensions, litigation, third party contracts and competition considerations....
Directors of companies subject to the 2014 Reports on Payments to Governments Regulations must publish annual reports on any payments made to governments for each financial year.
This guide is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. Where a company or any of its subsidiaries enters into a transaction with a director of the company, the rules on...
This guide is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. If a company’s shares are traded on the main market of the London Stock Exchange there is a further set of requiremen...
This article is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. To what extent can a company protect its directors from some of the liabilities outlined in our guides to directors...
This guide is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. Two examples that pre-date the Companies Act 2006 serve to illustrate the kind of thinking the government expects fro...
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) failed to establish that a finance director had breached his duty as the senior accounting officer (SAO) of a company, the First-tier Tribunal has ruled. 10 Aug 2017
The Insolvency Service is seeking disqualification orders against eight former directors of failed charity Kids Company, along with former chief executive Camila Batmanghelidjh, it has announced. 01 Aug 2017
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