Progress on global rules tops agenda

Audit Progress on global rules tops agenda

20y Michelle Perry, Writer

Progress on global rules tops agenda

UK and US accountancy experts will gather today at the third global accounting standards debate in London to examine the latest international developm...

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Andersen to carry out Lloyd's audit

Audit Andersen to carry out Lloyd's audit

20y Alex Miller.

Andersen to carry out Lloyd's audit

Andersen has been recruited to carry out a solvency audit into Lloyd's of London, in a bid to discover if the insurer is capable of paying the estimat...

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Opinion: Issue of audit independence.

Audit Opinion: Issue of audit independence.

20y An Accountancy Age leader

Opinion: Issue of audit independence.

Only months after the first major UK consolidator was born, 'the Tenon model' is already a common phrase. Read More...

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The Independent Professional Review

Audit The Independent Professional Review

20y the ICAEW

The Independent Professional Review

The APB has this month published the findings of its research into the Independent Professional Review. Read More...

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New guidance for banking audit

Audit New guidance for banking audit

20y Michelle Perry, Writer

New guidance for banking audit

A lack of guidance on new developments in banking and financial services regulation has led to the publication of a new bible for accountants and bank...

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Numerica stirs audit row

Audit Numerica stirs audit row

20y Alex Miller.

Numerica stirs audit row

The ICAEW has broken with tradition by allowing a publicly- listed company to employ practising auditors. Read More...

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Why XBRL could be king

Audit Why XBRL could be king

20y An Accountancy Age leader

Why XBRL could be king

It's quite fitting that international news, information and technology group Reuters became Europe's first listed company to release financial results...

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SEC and accountants to forge new path

Audit SEC and accountants to forge new path

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

SEC and accountants to forge new path

After several years of strained relations, accountants and the US Securities and Exchange Commission are forging a new, friendlier path together. Read...

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KPMG faces probe over Independent audit.

Audit KPMG faces probe over Independent audit.

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

KPMG faces probe over Independent audit.

Auditor in the dock over Independent Insurance collapse. Read More...

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ScotPower wants US GAAP

Audit ScotPower wants US GAAP

21y Lucinda Kemeny

ScotPower wants US GAAP

ScottishPower's chief executive Ian Russell is considering reconciling his accounts to US GAAP because the use of UK accounting standards is putting h...

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Tuning up to intangible audit.

Audit Tuning up to intangible audit.

21y Larry Schlesinger, Writer

Tuning up to intangible audit.

ICAEW is called to review the way in which music copyright is valued after report concludes that current methods are inappropriate and that SMEs in th...

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News in brief.

Audit News in brief.

21y rumo, Writer

News in brief.

John Wiggins, a UK member of the European Court of Auditors, has downplayed allegations of widespread fraud in the commission. Writing exclusively for...

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Barings audit settlement faces hurdles.

Audit Barings audit settlement faces hurdles.

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

Barings audit settlement faces hurdles.

Creditors could give Coopers and KPMG a headache in reaching accord over how much auditors should pay out over banking scandal Read More...

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Letters - Clawing back: auditors face the nightmare of further

Audit Letters - Clawing back: auditors face the nightmare of further

21y Michael Jellicoe

Letters - Clawing back: auditors face the nightmar...

There is another nightmare round the corner for small charities and their auditors (Audit red tape could hit charity funds, page 1, 27 September). The...

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Audit - PwC wins Xerox.

Audit Audit - PwC wins Xerox.

21y rumo, Writer

Audit - PwC wins Xerox.

PricewaterhouseCoopers has won the audit contract for Xerox, the photocopier group, from rival KPMG. The replacement was filed at the US Securities an...

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Audit - News in brief.

Audit Audit - News in brief.

21y rumo, Writer

Audit - News in brief.

Liz Sandwith, newly-appointed president of the Institute of Internal Auditors, is urging companies to prioritise internal audit. Sandwith has called f...

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John Wiggins.

Audit John Wiggins.

21y John Wiggins

John Wiggins.

On 13 November the European Court of Auditors will present its annual report to the European parliament in Strasbourg. The event has a ritual of its o...

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SEC opts for more lenient approach

Audit SEC opts for more lenient approach

21y AccountancyAge.com

SEC opts for more lenient approach

The US Securities & Exchange Commission has publicly announced it will relax its treatment of companies that breach enforcement rules. Read More...

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JDS to probe Independent auditors

Audit JDS to probe Independent auditors

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

JDS to probe Independent auditors

KPMG is to be investigated by the accounting profession's senior watchdog over its role as auditors to Independent Insurance, the group that collapsed...

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Charity audit pressure grows

Audit Charity audit pressure grows

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

Charity audit pressure grows

Plans to reduce the time it takes charities to file accounts to seven months from year-end have added further fuel to the debate on auditing charities...

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Railtrack audit fears revealed

Audit Railtrack audit fears revealed

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

Railtrack audit fears revealed

Serious doubts were raised by Railtrack's auditors over the company's financial viability as early as last November, Accountancy Age has learned. Read...

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Barings audit settlement faces hurdles

Audit Barings audit settlement faces hurdles

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

Barings audit settlement faces hurdles

Failure of Barings' creditors to reach a majority agreement could undo the settlement deal reached between its liquidators and Coopers & Lybrand, ...

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Equitable probe prompts auditor review

Audit Equitable probe prompts auditor review

21y Philip Smith.

Equitable probe prompts auditor review

The Financial Services Authority is set to review the role of auditors in insurance regulation in the wake of the Equitable Life debacle. Read More...

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Andrew Likierman: Knight of the round figures

Audit Andrew Likierman: Knight of the round figures

21y Philip Smith.

Andrew Likierman: Knight of the round figures

This month the head of the government's accountancy service is due to pay Buckingham Palace a visit, but not to check the books. Read More...

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