Monday, July 6, 2015 - 15:36
Deloitte audited the Glasgow-based Rangers football club up until recently when the firm wrote a letter to shareholders detailing some disturbing news: The Deloitte letter dated June 19 states: "We...
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 13:36
On days like these, I feel that it's best to dispense with anything too heavy and get right to the important stuff -- NSFW videos!
Accounting News Roundup: Barclays Chooses KPMG to Replace PwC; More Madoff Loose Ends; Inheriting a Team | 07.06.15
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 09:41
Barclays Selects KPMG As Auditor, Replacing PwC [WSJ]PwC and its predecessor firms have audited the bank since 1896. KPMG will take over in 2017.
July 4th Weekend Footnotes: Grant Thornton's Moldova Problem; Bad Accounting Firm Websites; Rihanna's New Video | 07.02.15
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 16:45
That's it for us, Guardians of the Capital Markets Galaxy. Have a happy and safe 4th of July weekend; it would really suck to lose one of your counting fingers. You can drop us links and tips by...
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 14:04
For reasons unfathomable, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is running for president. Apparently, one loud-mouthed Republican from the tri-state area wasn't enough for this race.
Accounting News Roundup: Understanding Audit Committes; A CFO Trophy and a Prison ID; Clawbacks After Restatements | 07.02.15
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 09:53
SEC Opens Comment Period for Auditor Disclosure [CFOJ]Mary Jo White wants to change things up a bit: "The way audit committees exercise their oversight of independent auditors has evolved and it is...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 17:32
The SEC has fined Deloitte over $1 million for violating auditor independence rules.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 14:30
This just in: Grant Thornton will pay out bonuses early this year (July 21). They will electronically disseminate salary and bonus information on July 14. All I'm saying is they better be good. Our...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 11:53
It's New Year's Day in the EY universe which means a new partner class. The firm dropped the news on their site earlier today:
Accounting News Roundup: PCAOB Rolls Out Partner Naming Proposal; Mid-Career Crises; Jeb's Tax Returns | 07.01.15
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 09:50
Accounting Regulator Proposes Plan for Naming Audit Partner [WSJ, Earlier]