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Bringing to life the value creation process in corporate reporting
22 February 2018 | Kerry Hicks
The reporting process should be seen as an investment which can bring huge rewards, says Dr Carol Adams.
Board and management
Consultation on international audit-related standard-setting boards
9 February 2018
On 9 February 2018 the AICD responded to the Monitoring Group Consultation Strengthening the Governance and Oversight of the International Audit-Related Standard-Setting Boards in the Public Interest.
Managing relationships with auditors
31 October 2017
The audit function for an organisation is vital to give assurance as to the truth, fairness and compliance with the law and accounting standards of an organisation’s financial statements and as to the...
Role of the Audit Committee
31 October 2017
An independent audit committee is a fundamental component of good corporate governance.
Book review - Audit committees: everything directors need to know
1 August 2017
The recently released AASB, AICD and IIA joint publication on audit committees is the most comprehensive of its kind.
What directors need to know: FY17 financial reporting
12 July 2017 | Aletta Boshoff
While directors are not expected to be accounting experts, they play an important role in ensuring the accuracy and quality of annual financial reports. Aletta Boshoff, IFRS Advisory Specialist at BDO...
Submission on Exposure Draft on Proposed International Standard on Auditing 540 (Revised): Auditing ...
10 July 2017
On 11 July 2017, the AICD lodged a submission to the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board on Exposure Draft on Proposed International Standard on Auditing 540 (Revised): Auditing Accou...
In the know
1 June 2017
Facilitated by directors with real-world experience across a variety of industries and sectors, our short courses will provide you with new insights and practical tools to use inside and outside the b...
What listed directors need to know about new auditing standards
12 April 2017 | Kerry Hicks
Boards of listed companies need to engage auditors now on key audit matters under new accounting standards in place for this reporting season. AICD Senior Policy Adviser Kerry Hicks explains what you ...
A complex issue
1 December 2016
Understanding the impairment of non-financial assets must be a key priority for boards of directors as they enter 2017, writes Tony Featherstone.