Gavin Hinks and Mario Christodoulou discuss the House of Lords inquiry into audit’s role in the banking crisis. Were the audit firms ‘the dogs that didn’t bark’, as Lord Lawson suggested, and what should the Big Four expect when they face the inquiry?
Simon Wright of CareersinAudit.com discusses how an effective cyber defence force is critical to businesses worldwide and how internal auditors can make the transition to a new career in cyber security
The FRC has said that the investigation will 'consider, but not be restricted to, issues regarding misstated accounting balances'
Craig Maxwell joins the audit and assurance team in Scotland
Stephen Grayson to join the audit department in Manchester