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SEVERAL months ago, a major accounting firm refused my request to have one of its key people speak about the auditing field and the trouble that had engulfed Noble Group. I wasn't surprised. A...

[LONDON] A year-long review into Britain's audit sector has recommended a breakaway from the accounting profession and the creation of a standalone industry with its own governing principles to...

IS CHRISTMAS early and you-know-who is coming to town? No, it isn't Santa Claus, at least not yet. It's the internal auditor and he knows when you have been bad or good.

KPMG in Singapore will raise salaries by 20 per cent for its auditors who obtain the Singapore Chartered Accountant (SCA) qualification by July 1, 2020.

THE BOTTOM LINE

WHENEVER big companies crash and burn - Enron in 2001, banks in 2008, Carillion last year - investors invariably demand, where were the auditors, and why didn't they warn us?

EDITORIAL

THE recent episode of missing monies belonging to a Singapore-listed firm that was kept in an escrow account of a law firm whose managing partner has also vanished is as perplexing as it was...