Audit regulators, under the umbrella of the International Forum of
Independent Audit Regulators, have met in Tokyo today to discuss oversight
co-operation in the oversight of public company auditors.
The US Public Company Accounting
Oversight Board also announced that it would accept IFIAR’s invitation to
become a full member of the organisation.
PCAOB chairman Mark Olson also met with his Japanese
and Korean oversight regulators, to discuss co-operation in auditor oversight.
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