Audit data and technology

Recently there’s been increased focus from regulators for auditors to test the completeness and accuracy of information, and also the relevance and reliability of external information. Here’s how technology can improve the quality of your audit.

Kreston ACA PAC partners future thoughts on ESG and audit

Wee Kwang, partner at Kreston ACA PCA shared his views with the international accounting bulletin in the world survey. This is on accountancy firms’ transparency to environmental, social and governance plans to prove their sustainability on the planet and society.

Exxon Mobil, Mauritania, Africa

Exxon Mobil, one of the world’s largest oil and gas companies, appointed member firm Exco GHA Mauritanie to carry out accounting, tax and payroll services for three of their subsidiaries in Mauretania.

Ping Identity Corporation, Bangalore, India

Ping acquired a software development company in India and decided to outsource the accounting, tax, GST, payroll and AP functions. The company was looking for an outsourcing partner.

Azur, Cameroon, Africa

Kreston member firm, Exco Fidaco, accounting and consulting expert, was appointed by Azur as statutory auditors and have worked for Azur for six years. Azur PLC Cameroon have ambitions to expand.

BANSBACH adds BDO firm to Freiburg team

Kreston Global member firm, BANSBACH, has added another location in Freiburg, growing the audit offering. BANSBACH currently has over 400 employees across 9 offices across Germany.

What does blockchain mean for audit?

Blockchain has a major role to play in the future of audit. With permanent and immutable records, it offers the potential for a real-time, accurate audit trail.