PwC Fined Over Audit Failure
The company was fined $5.8 million over its audit of technology firm Redcentric.
Tech Companies to Watch 2019: AuditBoard
AuditBoard's cloud-software platform automates how enterprises handle critical risk, audit, and compliance work.
Symantec Beats Earnings Estimates, CFO to Resign
The announcement on Noviello’s departure was made as the company stated it outperformed profit and revenue estimates in the last quarter
8 Keys for a Successful Financial Audit
For SaaS businesses, audit preparation can be stressful. Here's how to make it easier.
PCAOB Trying Different Tack in Selecting Audits
Among other things, the new approach will limit the ability of firms to predict which of their audits the PCAOB may select to inspect.
Higher Pay for Auditors Leads to Fewer Restatements
The more a Big Four firm pays its auditors, the fewer restatements its clients have, finds a new study.
Auditors Can Be Friendly as Well as Skeptical, Study Finds
Auditors who trust their clients can feel freer to be more skeptical of their financial reporting.
KPMG Replaces Audit Chair in Wake of PCAOB Leaks
An employee at the accounting oversight board leaked news of upcoming inspections to a former PCAOB employee who'd moved to the audit firm.
Senators Urge Making PCAOB Hearings Public
Sens. Jack Reed and Chuck Grassley say the secrecy of board disciplinary proceedings is keeping critical information from investors.
Artificial Intelligence Comes to Financial Statement Audits
Only human beings, such as the auditor, can tell the true story behind the data.
Audit Committees Face Expertise, Risk Management Challenges
More than four in ten (41%) audit committee members say the effectiveness of companies' risk management programs poses the greatest challenge this year.