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Getting to grips with audit quality

The accounting regulator is calling on firms to improve their audit quality control procedures. But how do stakeholders know if a quality audit has been delivered?

1 June 2017

Top firms must explain materiality judgments better

The FRC worries that differences in the way audit firms assess materiality can lead to different audit conclusions

4 hours ago

Extended auditor report

Clarity and transparency upgrades for auditors' reports

30 July 2012

SEC approves landmark changes to auditor reporting

The Commission approves the proposed changes to auditor's reports

25 October 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

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

Watching the watchdog

Caroline Biebuyck examines whether audit's system of self regulation is really working

3 July 2012

FRC wants more scope after HBoS investigation

The watchdog admitted it should have acted faster in its KPMG probe over HBoS audits

30 November 2017

Member firms of four of Big Five fined

US audit watchdog cracks down on dilatory filing by non-US firms

30 March 2017

Enhancing audit communications

Auditors need to provide more information about the audit process, the FRC says

20 April 2012

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