How Technology is Transforming Audit

Innovation means the future for auditing is about more than just the numbers.

SEC Suspends NYC Audit Firm for Failing to Spot Fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission has suspended EFP Rotenberg LLP and an accountant at the firm for failing to detect fraud in the audit of a public company client, ContinuityX Solutions.

More Women Supervising Internal Audit Departments

The internal audit profession is seeing a bit of a gender shift, as more women become chief audit executives.

Internal Auditors Move to Combat Cyberattacks

Internal auditors increasingly need to check their companies’ defenses against cyberattacks from hackers and identity thieves.

Internal Audit Function Varies Globally

The maturity of the internal audit function differs in various parts of the world, according to a new study.

AICPA Will Finance Assurance Research

The American Institute of CPAs is planning to fund academic research on audit and assurance services.

Institute of Internal Auditors Kicks Off Conference

The Institute of Internal Auditors opened its international conference Monday in New York with a pair of reports on the internal audit function and audit committee oversight.

PCAOB Outlines Priorities for 2016 Audit Firm Inspections

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board released two documents Thursday describing what its staff is looking for this year when inspecting auditors of public companies and broker-dealers.

AICPA Proposes Standard for Auditor Involvement with Exempt Offering Documents

The American Institute of CPAs’ Auditing Standards Board has issued an exposure draft of a proposed standard for auditors who are involved with securities offerings that are exempt from registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Mazars to Acquire Corality Financial Group

Mazars, an international accounting, auditing and tax firm, has signed a deal to acquire Corality Financial Group, a financial modeling consultancy and training course provider with offices in Sydney, London and New York.