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Weighing up changes to IAASB standards

As the IAASB considers whether changes are required to international standards for agreed-upon procedures, how does this affect accountants undertaking such engagements?

27 July 2017

BDO Spain fined over porn company audits

Firm repeatedly failed to exercise professional care and scepticism over audits of US porn company

27 September 2017

Broker-dealer audits are a carcrash, watchdog finds

The standard of broker-dealer audits is so bad, PCAOB says, that only two of 75 firms inspected passed muster

18 August 2017

Engagement terms: a cap that fits

Andrew Howell, partner at Taylor Wessing, considers the much-debated liability cap

11 December 2012

New rules for reporting accountants

The ICAEW Corporate Finance Faculty is revising its guidance

26 March 2012

EY fined £1.8m over Tech Data audit

Big Four firm admitted misconduct following an investigation launched in 2014

6 days ago

ISA 540: Estimation unknown

Changes to accounting and auditing standards don’t take place in a vacuum and the proposed changes to ISA 540 is a clear example of this

5 October 2017

CASS standard finalised

FRC publishes guidance for audit firms providing assurance on client assests

9 November 2015

A question of ethics

The new FRC Ethical Standard may raise more questions than it answers

20 July 2016

Audit automation

What is the rise of big data and AI doing to audit? Quite a bit, as Caroline Biebuyck finds out

7 September 2017

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