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New Report from the IFAC Tackles Risk Management

Paper from global accounting group focuses on how boards and management can effectively manage risk as an integral part of managing an organization.

Number of Accounting Fraud Cases Continues to Rise

The spike in fraud cases in 2014 are due in part to the SEC's heightened focus on accounting issues, according to a recent Cornerstone Research report.

Grid(un)locked: The Leading Accounting Software Based on G2 Crowd User Reviews

The first-ever accounting software report from G2 Crowd, which was released on Oct. 30, ranked nine software products based on more than 300 reviews and ratings from business professionals.

Study: Audit Committee Transparency on the Rise at Fortune 100 Firms

The 2014 proxy season saw significant growth in audit committee transparency, continuing a recent trend of Fortune 100 companies going beyond the minimum disclosures required, according to a new Ernst & Young report released on Monday.

IFAC Report Highlights Five Guiding Principles of the CFO

A new report from the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) highlights what professional accountants need to do to prepare for a finance leadership role.

Fortune 100 Companies Disclosing More about Auditors

Most Fortune 100 companies disclosed more information about their audit committees and external auditors than was required during the 2013 proxy season, according to a new report by Big Four firm EY.

TIGTA Report: IRS Oversight of Revenue Officer Case Actions Can Be Improved

Improved oversight of revenue officers at the IRS is needed to ensure that case actions are completed timely, according to a report released publicly July 30, 2013, by the TIGTA.

New Report on Financial Reporting Fraud Released

A new research report examines auditor involvement in fraudulent financial reporting cases cited in SEC enforcement actions issued from 1998-2010. During the thirteen-year period, there were eighty-seven sanctions against external auditors in SEC fraud investigations involving publicly traded companies.
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