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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
Technical

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
News

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
News

Grant Thornton US “a case study for what not to do”

GT becomes first domestic firm to be sanctioned by regulator for breaches of quality control standards

21 December 2017
News

Large firms fall foul of PCAOB inspectors

PCAOB finds serious faults in audits done by member firms of the world’s largest accountancy networks

14 December 2017
Features

Opening the black box of audit

What does the UK’s trailblazing experience in extended auditor reports mean for the future of audit reporting?

8 January 2018
Opinion

Engagement terms: a cap that fits

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

11 December 2012
News

Firms not engaged with SDGs, says PwC

Two in five businesses are failing to meaningfully engage with UN Sustainable Development Goals

4 days ago
News

Grant Thornton US “a case study for what not to do”

GT becomes first domestic firm to be sanctioned by regulator for breaches of quality control standards

21 December 2017
Features

A question of ethics

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

20 July 2016

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