Company Announcements

Media Statement: Grant Thornton Audit & FRC

Source: RNS
RNS Number : 6951H
Frasers Group PLC
07 April 2022

Date: 7 April 2022


FRASERS GROUP PLC ("Frasers Group" or "the Company")




We have noted recent press reports with regards to the historic Grant Thornton audits of "Sports Direct" by the Financial Reporting Council.


Frasers Group confirms that at no time has it been part of this investigation and has only been contacted as a witness during this investigation of the aforementioned audits. There has never been any suggestion of wrongdoing by Frasers Group during this investigation.



Frasers Group plc


Thomas Piper, Company Secretary




T. 0344 245 9200




Chris Wootton, Chief Financial Officer

T. 0344 245 9200



Ronnie Laffar, Head of PR & Communications 


T. 07585886189




This information is provided by Reach, the non-regulatory press release distribution service of RNS, part of the London Stock Exchange. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact or visit

Reach is a non-regulatory news service. By using this service an issuer is confirming that the information contained within this announcement is of a non-regulatory nature. Reach announcements are identified with an orange label and the word “Reach” in the source column of the News Explorer pages of London Stock Exchange’s website so that they are distinguished from the RNS UK regulatory service. Other vendors subscribing for Reach press releases may use a different method to distinguish Reach announcements from UK regulatory news.

RNS may use your IP address to confirm compliance with the terms and conditions, to analyse how you engage with the information contained in this communication, and to share such analysis on an anonymised basis with others as part of our commercial services. For further information about how RNS and the London Stock Exchange use the personal data you provide us, please see our Privacy Policy.