Numerica stirs new audit row.

Audit Numerica stirs new audit row.

21y Alex Miller.

Numerica stirs new audit row.

The ICAEW has broken with tradition by allowing a publicly-listed company to employ practising auditors. In a move that could spark fresh audit indepe...

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Auditors rally over rulebook.

Audit Auditors rally over rulebook.

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

Auditors rally over rulebook.

Complex accounting rules and growing demands by regulators are piling on the pressure and widening the expectation gap, complained auditors this week....

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Accountancy Age recognised.

Audit Accountancy Age recognised.

21y rumo, Writer

Accountancy Age recognised.

Accountancy Age editor Damian Wild (left) has been shortlisted in the prestigious British Society of Magazine Editors Annual Awards. This is the secon...

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Letters - To reach people's hearts institutes should behave as beacons of good practice

Audit Letters - To reach people's hearts institutes should behave as beacons of good practice

21y Brian Strange

Letters - To reach people's hearts institutes shou...

I am not surprised many finance directors consider they don’t get value from their fees (Institutes fail to satisfy, page 3, 18 October). For mo...

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Resource accounting to boost Whitehall

Audit Resource accounting to boost Whitehall

21y our parliamentary staff

Resource accounting to boost Whitehall

Whitehall accountancy supremo Sir Andrew Likierman has promised that the switch to resource accounting will see the time taken to produce government f...

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'Lightweight' audit results due

Audit 'Lightweight' audit results due

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

'Lightweight' audit results due

Long-awaited test results for the independent professional review, the so-called lightweight audit, will be published on Monday further fuelling debat...

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PwC set to lose Accenture audit

Audit PwC set to lose Accenture audit

21y Alex Miller.

PwC set to lose Accenture audit

Big Five firm PricewaterhouseCoopers has been asked to resign its position as the auditor for Accenture, after failing to offload its consultancy arm....

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Andersen approves Enron accounts plan

Audit Andersen approves Enron accounts plan

21y Alex Miller.

Andersen approves Enron accounts plan

Andersen is understood to have approved the off-balance sheet arrangements for its audit client Enron as the company moved to overhaul its accounts. R...

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EC to face 'tougher' accounting rules

Audit EC to face 'tougher' accounting rules

21y Keith Nuthall, Reporter

EC to face 'tougher' accounting rules

Accounting procedures within the European Commission are to be speeded up and made tougher, with ministers and MEPs being asked to approve a new packa...

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HSBC tops audit fee list

Audit HSBC tops audit fee list

21y Andrew Sawers, Reporter

HSBC tops audit fee list

Bank's audit fees rise by nearly £5m to top league table as mergers help push up average audit fee for FTSE-100 company by 17%. Read More...

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ASB calls for comment on global preface

Audit ASB calls for comment on global preface

21y Larry Schlesinger, Writer

ASB calls for comment on global preface

The Accounting Standards Board has invited its members to air their views on the International Accounting Standards Board's preface to International F...

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PFI funding lessons from the NAO

Audit PFI funding lessons from the NAO

21y Philip Smith.

PFI funding lessons from the NAO

Government departments looking at new PFI deals should learn from the Treasury's building refurbishment project, the National Audit Office said today....

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ICAEW questions worth of police panels

Audit ICAEW questions worth of police panels

21y Philip Smith.

ICAEW questions worth of police panels

The role of the ICAEW police liaison panels is set to be reviewed following a critical report from the chairman of the London panel, the institute's c...

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Row in Commons over auditor post

Audit Row in Commons over auditor post

21y Michelle Perry, Writer

Row in Commons over auditor post

A row has erupted in the House of Commons over the 'jobs-for-the-boys' style appointment of a non-accountant as Britain's next nominee to the European...

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Progress on global rules tops agenda

Audit Progress on global rules tops agenda

21y 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

21y 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.

21y 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

21y 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

21y 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

21y 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

21y 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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