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Former KPMG senior accountant launches Spain’s first proxy advisory firm

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 29 Sep 2017

Corporance, the first proxy advisory firm in Spain, has been officially launched this week in Madrid by Juan Prieto, former KPMG senior chartered.... read more

Reshuffle at CPA Australia as new board takes over

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 29 Sep 2017

CPA Australia has elected a new board following months of controversies leading to the CEO' departure.. read more

CPA Canada announces new chair and board

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 29 Sep 2017

CPA Canada has announced a new board of directors which will be chaired by Terry LeBlanc.. read more

Legal experts say there are no excuses when it comes to climate related disclosure

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 28 Sep 2017

When it comes to climate risk reporting silence is the most dangerous option according to a report by legal experts from the Commonwealth Climate.... read more

PCAOB revises proposal for a lead auditor to supervise other auditors

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 28 Sep 2017

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has voted on 26 September to seek additional comment on its proposal requiring a lead auditor.... read more

Conceptual framework for financial reporting to be published by the first quarter of 2018

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 28 Sep 2017

During the first day of the World Standard Setters (WSS) conference held in London on 25 and 26 September 2017 delegates discussed the main.... read more

French accountants pledge to tap into the advisory market

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 27 Sep 2017

The French professional body for accountants (Ordre des Experts-Comptables – OEC) launched its annual congress with 4,800 delegates in attendance,.... read more

India’s insolvency institute signs partnership with ICAEW

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 22 Sep 2017

The Indian Institute of Insolvency Professionals of ICAI (IIIPI) has partnered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.... read more

Indian institute appointed vice chair of the Asian standard setters group

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 20 Sep 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has been appointed vice chair of the Asian-Oceanian Standard-Setters Group (AOSSG) for a.... read more

UK FRC closes its investigation into KPMG’s audit of HBOS

  • Author: TAB Editorial
  • Published: 19 Sep 2017

The UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has announced the closure of its investigation into the conduct of KPMG’s audit of HBOS for the year.... read more

South African institute and regulator commission research project on professional competencies of the future

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 19 Sep 2017

The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and the South African regulator, the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA),.... read more

Ten global companies commit to implement climate related disclosure by 2020

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 19 Sep 2017

Ten companies across 7 sectors have today become the first to make the commitment to implements the Task Force on Climate-related Financial.... read more

Korean institute signs agreement with National Council of non-profit organisations

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 18 Sep 2017

The Korean Institute of Certified Public Accountants (KICPA) and the National Council of non-profit organisations (NPOs) have signed a memorandum.... read more

Scottish institute CEO appointed CEO of Moore Stephens International

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Sep 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) CEO Anton Colella is to step down after being appointed Moore Stephens International CEO.. read more

GRI reviews two standards and will release its first outcome publication on UN sustainability goals

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 7 Sep 2017

GRI plans to release its first publication on the outcome of their work for the United Nations (UN’s) Sustainability Development Goals (SGD’s), as.... read more

Former president of French institute becomes BDO France managing partner

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Sep 2017

The former president of the French Institute (OEC – Ordre des Experts-Comptables) Philippe Arraou will become BDO France managing partner by the.... read more

CIIA publishes updated guidance on risk management in UK financial services

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The UK Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors (CIIA UK) has released guidance on how financial institutions in the UK should manage risks in an.... read more

PCAOB brief unveils key focus areas of audit inspectors

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has published its staff inspection brief detailing information about the ongoing 2017.... read more

IFRS Foundation signs agreement with banking supervisory committee

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The IFRS Foundation has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) for long term financial.... read more

IPSASB releases two exposure drafts for consultation

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 1 Sep 2017

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) has published two exposure drafts, one on financial instruments, and one on.... read more


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