TITLE

FINANCIAL REPORTING COUNCIL INVESTIGATES KPMG OVER INDEPENDENCE AND ETHICS

AUTHOR(S)
Sukhraj, Penny
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Accountancy;Jun2013, Vol. 150 Issue 1438, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports Great Britain's Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is investigating KPMG auditing firm as of June 1, 2013. The article notes a possible breach of ethical standards related to auditor independence during KPMG's audit of Pendragon plc. It also notes a possible breach related to a KPMG partner's failure to dispose of shares held by a client company in a timely manner.
ACCESSION #
88052549

 

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