Conformance to the Standards

INDUSTRY

Organisations that have an EQA performed are given recommendations to improve efficiency and internal audit practice. For organisations that had the EQA performed, overall they conformed to standards, However, there are non-conformance trends in specific standards. Read the top 10 here.

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The top 10 ways to avoid a tax audit

INDUSTRY

It’s the time of year for tax returns, but are you following these ten steps to reduce the likelihood of facing an audit? Being meticulous and thorough can pay dividends when delivering tax statements to the government. Read the full article here.

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Benefits of data analytics in audit

INDUSTRY

Enhancing audit quality continues to be of paramount importance for KPMG. Using data analytics for audit can include benefits such as providing better coverage and assurance, enabling risk focused audits and better understand clients. Find out more here.

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B2B CEOs increasingly turning to data analytics

INDUSTRY

The way businesses absorb information has changed, and companies are compensating for this by increasing the number of employees in the data analytics field. There is a shift away from published content and towards paid search and data products in the B2B space. B2B companies are expected to up their spending on data analytics in…

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Possible Changes Afoot to Internal Auditing Standards

INDUSTRY

As the pressures within a business’ environment change and evolve, internal audit’s standards are altered to reflect such changes. Currently, the IIA are reviewing changing three different areas of the current standards. These include: Enhancing communication standards; Addressing new roles that internal audit are taking on within assurance and consulting; Aligning standards with those in…

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CaseWare Monitor 5.1 – What’s New?

AUDITWARE

A new version of CaseWare Monitor is now available—and this release offers more case management functions than ever before. Case management enables investigators to quickly and easily organize the data they need to investigate, resolve and report exceptions or alerts. With CaseWare Monitor, data can be imported from virtually any data repository and reviewed, analyzed,…

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IDEA 10.1 – What’s New?

AUDITWARE

CaseWare Analytics has launched the newest version of IDEA® Data Analysis software, and this release is all about the new capabilities offered by the Visualization feature. Take a peek at the top new features available in IDEA 10.1, including new chart types, Windows 10 compatibility, and the ability to drill further down into your data…

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Maintaining Compliance in Your Finance Software

INDUSTRY

Using expense reporting software provides a way for the business to monitor and track expenditure. However, to be most efficient, the software must include certain features and without these, the software risks violating the compliance procedures in place. Most importantly, assigning different roles to different users, making sure the visibility of data can be managed…

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