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UK investment managers must tackle severe lack of female representation, as KPMG report reveals just 4% of executive directors in the sector are women

The annual Financial Reporting by Investment Managers 2014 (FRIM) report analyses the most recent annual reports of the UK’s largest investment managers
Modified date: 01/12/2014
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Investment managers must be front-footed in addressing upcoming regulation, or risk damaging shareholder value and further regulatory action, says KPMG report

UK investment managers have coped well with the intense regulatory pressures of the past year, but firms cannot afford to be complacent and must prepare for further regulatory change in 2015, according to a KPMG report.
Modified date: 26/11/2014
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KPMG auditor, Jimmy Daboo, wins “Outstanding Industry Contribution” award at the 2014 British Accountancy Awards

Jimmy Daboo, audit partner at KPMG in the UK, received the highly prestigious “Outstanding Industry Contribution” award at the 2014 British Accountancy Awards last night
Modified date: 26/11/2014
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KPMG wins big at the Investment Management Association’s inaugural Auditor Reporting Awards

KPMG’s audit reports were recognised at the Investment Management Association’s (IMA’s) inaugural Auditor Reporting Awards which took place on Wednesday 19th November 2014
Modified date: 21/11/2014
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Corporate and societal value creation are increasingly connected, finds KPMG

Companies need a better understanding of the value they create for society in order to protect and create corporate value
Modified date: 27/10/2014
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KPMG wins at the Corporate Engagement Awards 2013

KPMG’s corporate responsibility commitment was recognised at last night’s Corporate Engagement Awards
Modified date: 13/10/2014
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Audit profession must evolve and change to remain relevant

The audit profession must evolve to remain relevant in today’s rapidly changing global economic environment
Modified date: 13/10/2014
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KPMG announces radical new approach to its audit reports

KPMG has today announced its new approach to audit reports
Modified date: 07/10/2014
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Corporate responsibility risk not sufficiently tied to remuneration

75 % of the world’s 250 largest companies (G250) researched by KPMG acknowledge risks to their business from environmental and social “megaforces”
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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Publication of new revenue recognition standard just the beginning

The International Accounting Standards Board and the U.S. Financial Accounting Standards Board published a new joint standard on revenue recognition
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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FRC Guidance should support long term business prospects

KPMG welcomes the FRC guidance on the Strategic Report as an important step in aligning annual reports more closely with shareholder value
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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KPMG report highlights support for re-thinking treatment of goodwill

Stakeholder interviews conducted by KPMG highlights the current IFRS model of mandatory annual impairment testing of goodwill is due for a re-think
Modified date: 02/10/2014
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KPMG response to Competition Commission findings

Following publication by the UK Competition Commission (‘the Commission’) of its provisional findings into the supply of statutory audit services
Modified date: 29/08/2014
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KPMG responds to Competition Commission

KPMG's response to the Competition Commission’s final report on its statutory audit services market investigation published today
Modified date: 19/08/2014
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KPMG supports call for greater assurance over narrative reporting

David Matthews, Partner at KPMG, comments on the publication today of the ICAEW’s report The Journey looking at narrative reporting in annual reports
Modified date: 19/08/2014
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Audit committee concerns grow on cyber and forward-looking risks

Many audit committee members around the world are worried about the quality of information they receive on forward-looking issues
Modified date: 29/01/2014
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