Tag Archives: United Kingdom

UK Commission Suggests Competition Remedies

State Board Report March 2013 The United Kingdom’s Competition Commission on February 22 announced it has “provisionally found” an adverse effect on competition in the supply of statutory audit services to large UK companies. The Commission set out “possible remedies” and invited comments or suggestions for additional or alternative remedies to be submitted to them…

SEC Bars Two UK Accountants

State Board Report February 2012 Christopher J. Kelly and Margaret Hebb, both associated chartered accountants in the United Kingdom, have been suspended from appearing or practicing before the SEC as accountants for at least two years as a result of their part in the Ernst & Young, LLP UK’s audits of Thornton Precision Components (TPC)…

UK POB’s Director Meets With IQAB

State Board Report June 2007 Paul George, Director of the United Kingdom’s Public Oversight Board, outlined the responsibilities of his group at the May 4, 2007 meeting of the NASBA/AICPA International Qualifications Appraisal Board in Washington, DC. Asked to address the meeting by NASBA/AICPA International Qualifications Appraisal Board Chair William Treacy, Mr. George explained the aim…