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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

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

Tackling the issue of auditors’ unlimited liability

The collapse of service and construction company Carillion has placed audit under the spotlight again but breaking up the Big Four is not the answer

17 hours ago

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

A question of ethics

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

20 July 2016

Engagement terms: a cap that fits

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

11 December 2012

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

Profession criticises new audit proposals

Proposals from the Joint Monitoring Group to remove international audit and ethical standard-setting met with resistance

15 February 2018

Babington new FRC deputy director

An ICAEW member has become the new deputy director of audit policy at FRC

2 March 2015

Assessing audit effectiveness

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

30 October 2013

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