This practical guide focuses on recent and major reforms to the audit market driven in different but overlapping ways by the European Union, the Financial Reporting Council and the Competition and Markets Authority.
Company: Mazars | Published: 05 February 2015 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
In line with the EU Accounting Directive it is likely that the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills will propose an increase in the audit exemption thresholds during 2015. Almost 100 audit professionals took part in our survey to assess the likely impact of this change.
Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 04 February 2015 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
Finance and IT departments are under pressure to improve transaction processing and period close efficiency, while ensuring adequate controls and compliance procedures remain in place. This article highlights 4 key reasons why FinancialForce.com makes compliance and the audit process more efficient.
Company: FinancialForce.com | Published: 27 November 2014 | Business Area: IT Products and Reviews
In this webcast, Paul Brace, Head of Business Development - Audit and Accounts at Wolters Kluwer UK, explains how the right software can improve efficiency, bring greater consistency and reduce risk when performing audits.
Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 13 November 2014 | Business Area: Finance and Accounting
Does arriving at an audit site with an iPad or laptop, rather than a hefty paper manual, sound appealing? Online auditing allows you to conduct secure, efficient audits without the need for any paper at all. This webinar focuses on the UK’s first cloud audit solution, IRIS OpenAudit.
Company: IRIS | Published: 13 December 2013 | Business Area: Finance and Accounting
This case study see’s how St Mary Magdalene Academy selects Real Asset Management's asset accounting and integrated barcode tracking solution to manage £41 million worth of assets.
Company: Real Asset Management | Published: 11 June 2013 | Business Area: Enterprise Accounting Software
In 2012, the Committee of Public Accounts investigated why some multinational companies pay little corporation tax. Following concerns about the role of tax advisors, we took evidence from Deloitte, Ernst and Young, KPMG, and PwC to understand more about the nature of the tax advice they provide.
Company: Committee of Public Accounts | Published: 29 April 2013 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation
Produced by the Competition Commission, this provisional report investigates the supply of statutory audit services to large UK companies. The report looks into the factors which inhibit companies switching auditors and the implications of auditors prioritising the needs of senior management.
Company: Competition Commission | Published: 22 February 2013 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
British Airways is one of the world’s largest and longest established international airlines. In response to changing accounting standards and evolving financial reporting requirements, BA needed to overhaul its external reporting processes. This case study examines BA's investment in FSR software... view abstract
Company: IBM | Published: 30 January 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
This is Mazars' response to the interim report of the Market Participants Group "Choice in the UK Audit Market". The group was convened by the Financial Reporting Council to advise on the risks arising from the highly concentrated market for audit services to UK public interest entities.
Company: Mazars | Published: 22 November 2012 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
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