But one audit committee chair knows how to get a fuller picture from internal auditors.
Despite disagreements about how to report leases, standard setters held firm Wednesday on putting all of them on the balance sheet.
New sustainability frameworks focus on sweeping strategies and narrowly focused metrics.
Citing “widespread complaints of information overload in financial reporting,” reformers would allow companies to pick and choose what to disclose.
But CFOs have felt that auditor reports shouldn’t say more than that their companies’ financials were reported fairly.
XBRL filings are a rich source of data that all departments can use to make operations more efficient and to conduct competitive analysis.
The risk of losing touch with investors rises with business and market complexity. In this environment, the role of investor relations should be strategic.
The insurer's top internal auditor works with the CFO and the chair of the audit committee to prevent financial misstatements.
Owned by Berkshire Hathaway, Brooks Sports is delving deep into its supply chain to find out if the tin in its zippers comes from the Congo.
"JPMorgan’s senior management broke a cardinal rule of corporate governance: inform your board of directors of matters that call into question the truth of what the company is disclosing to investors."
The list of proprietary and intellectual property stolen from Corporate America has grown rapidly in size and impact over the last five years.