Audit Insight

Information and commentary on matters of topical interest to auditors

Audit threshold changes: Results of the Wolters Kluwer survey


In line with the EU Accounting Directive it is likely that the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills will propose an increase in the audit exemption thresholds during 2015. Almost 100 audit professionals took part in our survey to assess the likely impact of this change. You can read an analysis and commentary of the results in this paper.

Paul Brace

FTSE 250 auditors survey: winds of change


European and UK regulatory pressure is shaking up listed companies as they are forced to retender their audits, reports Philip Smith

Philip Smith

Auditing greenhouse gas emissions


It's time auditors questioned the content of greenhouse gas statements, argues Gin Chong

Gin Chong

Woolf: Auditing shadow


Better competition between audit firms is not the answer to raising the quality of audit work, argues Emile Woolf

Emile Woolf

Housing associations and audit


Risks for housing associations in the face of benefit reforms need to be flagged by auditors.

Chris Wilson and Heather Garrett