Considering Internal Whistleblower Systems When Evaluating External Risk

Whistleblowers can serve as an integral component for identifying and stopping securities fraud. According to PricewaterhouseCooper’s 2016 Global Economic Crime Survey, 33% of suspicious activity was identified by internal reporting from staff and an additional 10% of suspicious activity was … Continue reading

Risk of Internal Controls Failures

Companies are required to maintain and assess the effectiveness of Internal Controls over Financial Reporting (ICFR). Accelerated Filers are required to provide an audit report on the effectiveness of ICFR. For Non-Accelerated Filers, only a management assessment is required. The … Continue reading