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[credit provider=”flickr/cuellar” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/cuellar/219162721/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] The Wall Street Journal reported this morning that full results from the audit of the Spanish banking system that were originally slated to be delivered by July 31 will now be delayed until September.The reason? August vacation, which ostensibly would not have any bearing on a report […]
[credit provider=”John Pastor via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/ttkgeek/434239241/”] The audit committee investigating supplier payment practices at Diamond Foods will require the company restate financial statements from 2010 and 2011 after finding material weakness in the company’s internal controls.Diamond Foods will replace its current current chief executive and chief financial officers, Michael Mendes […]
[credit provider=”Bark on Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/barkbud/4544202389/”] It’s the word that strikes fear into people everywhere: audit.And audits are up . . . well, at least for some prominent groups of people.
UBS has announced who will conduct the bank’s internal probe into the rogue trade that cost the bank $2.3 billion last week.Businessweek reports that former Morgan Stanley executive David H. Sidwell will lead an investigative committee of three executive board members. He will be joined by Joseph Yam and Ann […]
[credit provider=”Audit Commission” url=”http://www.audit-commission.gov.uk/aboutus/howwearerun/Pages/chiefexecmds.aspx”] A British public spending watchdog spent millions of dollars of taxpayer money on hotels, parties, fine dining and extravagant conferences under CEO Eugene Sullivan, the Daily Mail reports.The Audit Commission‘s stated primary function, to “protect the public purse,” is obviously now totally discredited.