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Brazilian institute announces president and reshuffles management boards

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 10 Jan 2018

The Brazilian Institute of Independent Auditors (IBRACON) has appointed a new president and board members, effective 2 January 2018.. read more

Microsoft and Jordan based accounting and auditing firm sign cooperation agreement

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 9 Jan 2018

The Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organisation (TAG-Org), a Jordanian accounting and auditing firm, and Microsoft Jordan have signed a cooperation agreement.... read more

Netherlands’ regulator faces criticism after courts overrule sanctions

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 8 Jan 2018

The Dutch regulator, the Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM), must change its oversight of the profession as its investigations are not.... read more

Sri Lankan institute launches revised code of best practice on corporate governance

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 4 Jan 2018

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) has launched a revised code of best practice on corporate governance.. read more

Countries slow on EU audit legislation implementation

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 22 Dec 2017

A state of play report from Accountancy Europe has found that Norway, Iceland, Croatia, Slovenia and Liechtenstein have not yet implemented EU.... read more

PCAOB announces settlements with Grant Thornton and Deloitte Turkey

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 21 Dec 2017

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has announced settlements with Grant Thornton and Deloitte Turkey regarding quality control.... read more

ICAS appoints former PwC partner as CEO

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 20 Dec 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland (ICAS) has appointed former PwC partner and head of corporate restructuring Bruce Cartwright as.... read more

South African regulator to boost sanctions

  • Author: IAB and TA editorial
  • Published: 15 Dec 2017

The South African regulator Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) has proposed to lift the limit on the level of fines it can issue as.... read more

Brazil requests to become an associate of OECD Competition Committee

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 15 Dec 2017

Brazil’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and one of its government agency overseeing economic power abuse have each send a letter to the The.... read more

Will the accounting standards be a victim of the digital transition?

  • Author: Federica Tedeschi
  • Published: 15 Dec 2017

Like any language adapts and evolve over time, accounting standards, a language in its own, is currently facing tremendous challenges with new.... read more

PCAOB new chairman appointed

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 13 Dec 2017

The USA Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has appointed Republican USA Senate lawyer William Duhnke as the new chair of the Public Company.... read more

CAQ tool outlines new auditors report for audit committees

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 11 Dec 2017

The Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) has released a tool outlining the requirements that audit committees should consider in the adoption of the new.... read more

ACCA appoints its next president

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 11 Dec 2017

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has appointed Leo Lee as president effective 30 November 2017 for a one year term.. read more

IFAC calls for 2019 international standard setting board nominations

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 8 Dec 2017

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has issued a call for nominations for 22 vacancies on independent standard-setting boards in 2019.. read more

ACCA and CPA Afghanistan sign partnership agreement

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 8 Dec 2017

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Certified Professional Accountants Afghanistan (CPA Afghanistan) have signed a.... read more

IFAC offers alternatives to Monitoring Group’s proposed reform of the international audit and ethics standard-setting process

  • Author: Federica Tedeschi
  • Published: 7 Dec 2017

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has published its initial views to the Monitoring Group Consultation Paper on changes to the.... read more

UK FRC consults on revised corporate governance code and guidance but warnings remain over significant change

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 6 Dec 2017

The UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published for consultation a revised corporate governance code to reflect the changing business.... read more

ACCA reports 200,000 members global membership mark

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 6 Dec 2017

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has reported a global membership of 200,000.. read more

UK regulator puts strategic report guidance on hold until 2018 government legislation

  • Author: Stephanie Wix,Federica Tedeschi
  • Published: 5 Dec 2017

The UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has decided to put its Guidance on the Strategic Report amendments on hold until the UK government intends.... read more

USA oversight body appoints members to the FASAC

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Dec 2017

The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has announced the appointment of nine members to the Financial Accounting.... read more


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