Technical roundup 28 July

Jul 27, 2017

Developments of interest this week are outlined.

ROI

  • Irish Auditing and Accounting Supervisory Authority (IAASA) published its "Desktop survey – disclosures of the new accounting standards in issuers’ 2016 annual financial statements”.  The press release and report can be viewed here.
  • The CRO have issued their regular newsletter

UK

  • The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has appointed Mary Cleary to the Audit and Assurance Council and John Hitchins to the Conduct Committee. 
  • The FRC has published a factsheet on non-financial reporting that provides an overview of the new regulations implementing the EU Directive on non-financial and diversity information.
  • The FRC notes evidence of improving audit quality and a commitment to continuous improvement.

International