It can be a challenge for business to keep up to date on the current debates on the future of assurance and how their business will be impacted. Board radar is our quarterly update highlighting what's on the minds of regulators, standard setters, auditors and others. It can help management and the board think about how to engage in these debates and the action they should take to keep their business on track.

Priority issue

New proposals aimed at improving audit quality and transparency

  • The US PCAOB has recently released two consultations aimed at improving audit quality and transparency.

Current issues

Non-compliance with laws and regulations

  • The IESBA has issued a re-exposure of proposals on how professional accountants should respond to non-compliance with laws and regulations.

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