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Audit and assurance

The latest audit news and analysis

5 April 2012

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

KPMG, Deloitte and BDO fined for improper audits

The case involves KPMG in Zimbabwe and South Africa, Deloitte Zimbabwe and BDO Canada

14 March 2018

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

14 hours ago

FRC wants inquiry into breaking-up Big Four

Competition and Markets Authority should look into case for “audit only” firms, says Stephen Haddrill

6 days ago

Cable’s call to break up Big Four is wrong approach, says Izza

Breaking up the Big Four is not the answer to increasing competition in the audit market, says ICAEW CEO

8 March 2018

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

Level of audit regulatory costs causes concern

ICAEW says the increasing costs of audit regulation is causing some audit firms to question the value of staying in the public interest entity market

5 March 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

When audit doesn't add up

Will small practices step away from an increasingly unreliable income stream?

9 August 2012

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