High-quality audits mean all investors, from large institutional investors to individuals, can have confidence in the integrity of financial statements.
As one of the key users of reporting issuer financial statements, CPAB believes that investors can play a role in enhancing audit quality by encouraging audit committees to be more transparent with respect to their evaluation of the quality of the audit and the auditor.
2017 Audit Quality Symposium Key Messages.
CPAB releases 2016 Annual Report.
CPAB releases 2016 Annual Inspections Report.
CPAB releases 2016 Big Four firm public inspections report.
CPAB releases 2015 Annual Inspections Report.
CPAB releases 2015 Annual Report.
A discussion about two initiatives increasing transparency into the audit process - Enhanced Auditor Reporting and Audit Committee Reporting.
A discussion about two initiatives increasing transparency into the audit process - Audit Quality Indicators and Transparency Reporting.
CPAB’s 2015 Stakeholder Survey Summary of Results.
CPAB releases 2015 Big Four firm public inspections report.
CPAB releases 2014 Annual Report.
CPAB releases 2014 all firm inspections report; overall results positive.
CPAB releases 2014 Big Four Public Report, audit quality improving.
CPAB Public Report on 2014 Inspections of the Quality of Audits Across Canada’s Big Four Accounting Firms: Highlights.
CPAB teamed up with Veritas Investment Research to discuss the state of auditing in Canada and financial reporting risks.
2013 Annual Report