A survey finds disclosure of information on key areas of external auditor oversight has more than doubled in the past two years.
Adrian Beamish allegedly failed to properly scrutinize millions of dollars in payments that biotech investor Steven Burrill made from a fund.
The SEC says the firm ignored red flags in its auditing of Weatherford International despite designating the client as "particularly risky."
CFOs must be careful in making this choice, because there may be issues of penalties and personal legal liability.
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An EY report says more companies are disclosing how they oversee and appoint external auditors and the reasons for changes in fees.
The SEC says EY didn't do enough to prevent two former auditors from getting "too close" to finance executives at companies they were inspecting.
The PCAOB's annual inspections find deficiencies in 24% of a sample of Deloitte audits and 22% of PwC's.
Among other things, the accountant and his firm failed to detect fraudulent sales and identify related-party transactions, says the SEC.
A new study finds audit committees at companies that hold staggered board elections are not responsive to low shareholder approval.