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IRBA launches Audit Quality Indicators: Evaluating audit quality and promoting transparency of audit firms

  • December 02, 2019

IRBA launches Audit Quality Indicators: Evaluating audit quality and promoting transparency of audit firms.

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IRBA achieves a decade of clean audit opinions

  • October 29, 2019

IRBA achieves a decade of clean audit opinions.

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Slight improvement in perception of auditing and accounting standards and shareholder governance

  • October 09, 2019

Slight improvement in perception of auditing and accounting standards and shareholder governance.

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21 percent of JSE-listed companies have changed their auditors ahead of MAFR deadline

  • October 07, 2019

21 percent of JSE-listed companies have changed their auditors ahead of MAFR deadline.

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Hearing Dates on African Bank - hearing should conclude in December 2019

  • September 26, 2019

Hearing Dates on African Bank - hearing should conclude in December 2019.

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Hearing Dates for Deloitte auditors on African Bank

  • July 01, 2019

Hearing Dates for Deloitte auditors on African Bank

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17 percent of JSE-listed companies have rotated auditors ahead of MAFR

  • April 01, 2019

17 percent of JSE-listed companies have rotated auditors ahead of MAFR

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Linkway Trading auditor deregistered - ordered to contribute to costs

  • March 28, 2019

Linkway Trading auditor deregistered - ordered to contribute to costs

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IRBA investigation into Steinhoff auditors will recommence once restated financials are released

  • March 19, 2019

IRBA investigation into Steinhoff auditors will recommence once restated financials are released

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IRBA inspections reveal recurring quality deficiency themes

  • February 19, 2019

IRBA inspections reveal recurring quality deficiency themes.

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IRBA concludes sanctions hearings on Gupta-linked Linkway auditor

  • February 15, 2019

IRBA concludes sanctions hearings on Gupta-linked Linkway auditor

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NOTICE OF HEARING: Sanction hearing for former auditor of Linkway Trading

  • February 07, 2019

Sanction hearing for former auditor of Linkway Trading

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The IRBA welcomes the introduction of the Financial Matters Amendment Bill with APA Amendments

  • February 07, 2019

The IRBA welcomes the introduction of the Financial Matters Amendment Bill with APA Amendments

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ANNUAL FEES PAYABLE TO THE IRBA WITH EFFECT FROM 1 APRIL 2019

  • December 14, 2018

ANNUAL FEES PAYABLE TO THE IRBA WITH EFFECT FROM 1 APRIL 2019

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In the matter of African Bank Deloitte

  • December 14, 2018

In the matter of African Bank Deloitte

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IRBA responds regarding actions against auditors of VBS

  • November 07, 2018

IRBA responds regarding actions against auditors of VBS

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AFIAAR adopts strategy for continental integration of accounting and auditing regulation

  • September 12, 2018

AFIAAR adopts strategy for continental integration of accounting and auditing regulation.

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NOTICE OF HEARING

  • August 21, 2018

Hearing Dates for Deloitte auditors on African Bank.

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33% of all audit firm rotations since 2017 due to MAFR

  • August 02, 2018

33% of all audit firm rotations since 2017 due to MAFR

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IRBA issues notice of transparency reporting for audit firms

  • July 31, 2018

IRBA issues notice of transparency reporting for audit firms

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Hearing of evidence into conduct of auditor for Linkway Trading concludes

  • July 05, 2018

Hearing of evidence into conduct of auditor for Linkway Trading concludes

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IRBA welcomes standard setting reform focused on greater independence and enhanced public interest focus

  • June 12, 2018

IRBA welcomes standard setting reform focused on greater independence and enhanced public interest focus

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A few bad auditors have cost many good people their reputations IRBA takes steps to mitigate collateral damage

  • May 04, 2018

A few bad auditors have cost many good people their reputations IRBA takes steps to mitigate collateral damage.

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IRBA Act Amendments will strengthen oversight powers

  • April 18, 2018

IRBA Act Amendments will strengthen oversight powers

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IRBA CEO addresses Zimbabwe Accountants Conference (ZAC2018) on Ethics

  • April 13, 2018

IRBA CEO addresses Zimbabwe Accountants Conference (ZAC2018) on Ethics

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1st AFIAAR meeting heralds new focus on independent accounting and auditing regulation in Africa

  • March 02, 2018

1st AFIAAR meeting heralds new focus on independent accounting and auditing regulation in Africa

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IRBA identifies lines of inquiry but requires restated financials for Steinhoff

  • February 25, 2018

IRBA identifies lines of inquiry but requires restated financials for Steinhoff

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IRBA deals firmly with crisis of confidence in accounting and auditing professions

  • February 08, 2018

IRBA deals firmly with crisis of confidence in accounting and auditing professions

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IRBA Board trusts Agulhas to navigate current audit landscape

  • February 02, 2018

IRBA Board trusts Agulhas to navigate current audit landscape.

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