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The Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) executive counsel has

The ICAEW has reprimanded and fined a rash of firms for issuing unqualified audit reports.


Companies change many things regularly, including their board, brand, products and services, structure, strategy and IT suppliers. But they are usually reluctant to change their auditor.

Fewer solicitor firms will be required to have an annual audit under a proposal from the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).


An accounts payable audit generates a lot of buzz in an office. The expectation, of course, is that thousands of dollars will be recovered as operational systems are combed for oversights.

Drinks giant Diageo, which includes brands like Guinness and Johnnie Walker, has ditched KPMG as its auditor of 17 years and will

The Irish Chartered Accountants Regulatory Board (Carb) has deferred any investigation into the conduct of KPMG as auditors of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) until after the end of a

It's coming up to the scariest time of year - no, not tax season, though that's not far off either.


Accounting firms should widen their audit services to avoid a fall in income after the turnover threshold for a compulsory audit is increased in 2015, a