Following her recent retirement from the position of Chief Executive of the Pensions Board, Ms. Anne Maher has stepped down from the Authority’s Board of Directors.
On 30 and 31 May, 2007 independent audit regulators from all 22 member jurisdictions attended a workshop on audit inspections organised by the International Forum of Independent Audit Regulators
The Authority wishes to recruit a number of key professional staff.
CESR has published extracts from its database of enforcement decisions taken by EU/EEA national supervisors of financial information that participate in the European Enforcer Co-Ordination Sessions
The Irish Auditing & Accounting Supervisory Authority has recommended to the Minister for Trade & Commerce that use of the description ‘accountant’ should be restricted to certain persons.
n 22 and 23 March 2007, independent audit regulators from 22 countries attended the first meeting of the International Forum of Independent Audit Regulators, since it was formed in September 2006.
EU Internal Market and Services Commissioner Charlie McCreevy and PCAOB Chairman Mark Olson agreed to launch roadmap discussions on co-operation between EU and US auditor public oversight systems.
The International Accounting Standards Board announced the publication of its Exposure Draft dealing with International Financial Reporting Standards for Small & Medium-sized Entities on 15th February
The Accounting Standards Board (‘ASB’) has today published an Exposure Draft (‘ED’) entitled ‘Half-Yearly Financial Reports’, and is inviting public comment thereon.
The European Commission has today launched a public consultation on whether there is a need to reform rules on auditors’ liability in the EU and on possible ways forward.