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News

Stronger case needed to break-up Big Four, says minister

Not enough “compelling evidence” to dismantle the Big Four following Carillion, says cabinet minister David Lidington

8 February 2018
News

Row over KPMG's resignation of Lycamobile audit

Lycamobile and KPMG offer different views on timing of audit divorce

25 May 2017
News

US audit watchdog bans ex PwC partner

Lead audit partner ignored clear red flags in Sara Lee subsidiary

21 March 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

Two-fifths of audits fail in standards inspection

Nearly 400 audit inspections found to have at least on significant failure in relation to audit standards

12 March 2018
News

GT's “disappointing” audit report

FRC sends firm back to carry out further audit work in two cases

18 February 2015
News

Audit quality benefits from short audit tenure

Academics find auditors more likely to find misstatements quickly in first three years of appointment

6 April 2018
Opinion

DEBATE: Can accountants be trusted?

This month's debate asks - can you really trust an accountant?

26 March 2014
News

MPs summon FRC over HBoS audit

FRC to give evidence to Treasury Select Committee in New Year on lessons learnt from HBoS audit debacle

30 November 2017
News

KPMG SA suspends partner over bank audit

Embattled KPMG South Africa has suspended an audit partner who leads one of its largest business units

12 April 2018

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