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CMA raises competition concerns over Ecolab/Holchem merger

An in-depth investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) has provisionally found that Ecolab’s merger with Holchem may result in businesses facing higher prices or a lower quality of service for their cleaning chemicals. Ecolab and Holchem are two ...

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FRC opens investigation into Interserve financial statements

UK audit watchdog, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has commenced an investigation into the audit by Grant Thornton UK LLP of the financial statements of Interserve Plc for the years ended 31 December 2015, 2016 and 2017. The investigation will ...

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FRC extends probe into Carillion financial statements

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has extended its investigations into the preparation, approval and audit of the financial statements of Carillion plc to include certain matters relating to the financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2013. The FRC ...

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FRC provides update on Carillion investigation

UK audit watchdog, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has provided an update into its investigation of the collapse of construction giant Carillion last January following “significant public interest” in the case. The FRC is investigating KPMG’s audits of Carillion (2014-2017) and ...

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FCA drops its investigation into Mitie

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has dropped its investigation into Mitie over the timing of a profit warning issued by the outsourcing group in September 2016 and the preparation and content of its company accounts for financial year ending 31 March ...

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FRC puts Carillion’s finance directors under the spotlight

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has commenced an investigation into the conduct of Richard Adam and Zafar Khan, former Group Finance Directors of Carillion plc and members of the ICAEW, in relation to the preparation and approval of the financial ...

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FRC opens investigation into KPMG’s audit of Carillion

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has decided, following enquiries made since a profit warning in July 2017, to open an investigation under the Audit Enforcement Procedure in relation to KPMG’s audit of the financial statements of Carillion plc. The investigation ...

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Mitie under investigation by financial watchdog

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched an investigation into the timing of a profit warning issued by Mitie in September of last year and the preparation and content of its company accounts for financial year ending 31 March 2016. ...

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Investigation in to tragic incident at Liberton High School continues

Further to this week’s tragic incident at Liberton High School, where a 12-year-old pupil died on Tuesday (1 April) after a freestanding wall collapsed on her, the main school building has been closed pending the completion of a Police and ...

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