CAQ Releases Guide to Reviewing Auditors
There continues to be interest from investors, regulators, and others regarding how audit committees perform their responsibilities, says the CAQ.
SEC Audit Committee Rule Is Worthless: Study
Investors gain no benefit from a 1999 rule requiring audit committees to have at least three members and be free of conflicting interests, research finds.
Voluntary Audit Disclosures Continue to Grow
An EY report says more companies are disclosing how they oversee and appoint external auditors and the reasons for changes in fees.
SOX Compliance Getting More Costly
External auditors are placing more focus on evaluating internal controls over financial reporting, leading to higher fees for companies.
Another Look at Auditor Nightmares
The PCAOB will take a second crack at a proposal to require an auditor to reveal the thinking behind troublesome audit opinions.
Fortune 100 Disclosing More About Audit Committees
In their proxy statements, more large companies are explaining how they pick an external auditor, says EY.