E&Y: companies to invest in internal controls
Big Four firm's survey shows that businesses see benefits in spending on internal controls
Three-quarters of the world’s largest organisations are preparing to invest
in internal controls, a survey by
& Young has found.
The biggest ‘blind spots’ were controls over expansion into international
markets, post-acquisition integration, and real estate and construction
‘There is now widespread recognition that effective internal control directly
impacts business performance in a number of areas,’ enthused Adrian Godfrey, of
Ernst & Young’s risk advisory services.