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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

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

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

Engagement terms: a cap that fits

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

11 December 2012

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

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

A question of ethics

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

20 July 2016

KPMG resigns as auditor of Pret a Manger

EY has been appointed to replace KPMG as auditor of the UK sandwich and coffee chain

27 June 2017

Assessing audit effectiveness

William Touche at Deloitte asks how audit committees will assess the effectiveness of the external audit process

30 October 2013

PwC wins Charles Taylor audit

Deloitte replaced after more than 10 years as auditor

21 November 2016

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