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CPAB in the News

March 29, 2019
Regulator releases annual report on audits of Canadian public companies.

March 19, 2019
Audit regulator announces new board Chair, Vice Chair; appoints two new Directors.

January 16, 2019
Canadian Public Accountability Board announces 2019-2021 strategic plan to accelerate audit quality in Canada.

October 3, 2018
2018 fall inspection findings reflect inconsistent execution; quality reviews reveal gaps.

March 29, 2018
Major audit issues down but accounting regulator wants more consistency.

March 29, 2018
Brian Hunt Feature Article ICD Director Journal March-April 2018.

March 27, 2018
Canada’s audit regulator releases annual public report on accounting firm inspections.

January 30, 2018
CPAB Board of Directors Introduces Carol Paradine as New Chief Executive Officer.

November 27, 2017
Significant Inspection findings lower in 2017; CPAB views longer term consistency through a quality lens.

March 29, 2017
CPAB 2016 Public Inspections Report says significant findings decrease but consistency still a challenge. 

November 28, 2016
CPAB 2016 Big Four Public Report says significant findings decrease but consistency still a challenge. 

March 31, 2016
Canada’s audit regulator reports overall inconsistency in quality of public company audits in 2015. 

November 30, 2015
CPAB 2015 Big Four Public Report says audit quality inconsistent across firms. 

October 1, 2015
CPAB’s CEO comments on the Future of Auditing in Canada. 

May 7, 2015
International Forum of Independent Audit Regulators Appoints Brian Hunt Vice Chair. 

March 31, 2015
Canada’s audit regulator reports continued improvement in quality of public company audits in 2014. 

January 28, 2015
ICD Director Journal article explores the journey of audit committees from compliance to governance.

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