Technical roundup 24 January

Jan 23, 2020

UK 

  • A new report from the Financial Reporting Lab of the UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) reveals that reporting on work­force-re­lated issues needs to improve to meet investor needs.
  • David Styles, Director of Corporate Governance, talks via video link about the key highlights of the Annual Review of the UK Corporate Governance Code, which was published earlier this month.

International

  • The Trustees of the IFRS Foun­da­tion have announced the ap­point­ment of Bruce Mackenzie as IASB Board member.
  • The International Fed­er­a­tion of Ac­coun­tants (IFAC), the As­so­ci­a­tion of Chartered Certified Ac­coun­tants (ACCA), the Institute of Chartered Ac­coun­tants of Scotland (ICAS), the Chartered Ac­coun­tants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ), the International In­te­grated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the World Bench­mark­ing Alliance have jointly published a report calling for improved UN Sus­tain­able De­vel­op­ment Goals (SDG) dis­clo­sures.