Demand for audit update courses is falling, notes financial reporting lecturer and AccountingWEB correspondent Steve Collings.
The European Union has put forward a range of softer than expected proposals to inject more competition into the Big Four-dominated audit market.
The head of the UK's financial reporting watchdog warned that European Commission proposals to introduce mandatory joint audits and rotation of auditors risk “damaging” audit and making it more exp
The tax and audit season is now upon us with many preparing for the January madness for self-assessment tax returns and gearing up for the December year ends, says Steve Collings.
European Commission proposals to reform the audit market have split the profession, where the Big Four and the accountancy establishment appear to isolated from rank and file accountants.
Sub-prime lender Cattles has claimed in a court hearing that PwC’s audits of the firm between 2005 and 2007 led to a “gross misstatement” of its financial position.
The European Commission has unleashed a package of business administration and financial reporting reforms.
A disciplinary hearing date has now been set for PwC in relation to a formal complaint over its audit of JP Morgan S
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has referred the audit market to the Competition Commissio