Essays about: "Statutory Audit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words Statutory Audit.

  1. 1. Which small firm manager will opt out of having a voluntary audit in Sweden?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Caroline Nilsson; Naseer Hameed; [2017]
    Keywords : Voluntary audit; Statutory audit; Managerial characteristics; Small firm;

    Abstract : The business world and its perceived complex accounting structure has made a path for audit to acquire a key role in terms of delivering independent opinions considering the management assertions of the financial statements, as well as in assurance and advisory services. Both opinions and services are equally important for managers, owners and stakeholders of companies that are obliged to issue an audit report and for companies that operate in a context where audits are voluntary. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effects of Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation on Audit Quality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Augustsson; Alexander Österlind; [2017]
    Keywords : Mandatory audit firm rotation; mandatory rotation; auditor competence; auditor independence; audit quality;

    Abstract : In 2014, the new statutory audit framework proposed by EU was adopted and eventually implemented in Sweden in 2016. The framework included a mandatory audit firm rotation every ten years for public interest entities, with the main objective of enhancing auditor independence. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effect of Non-Audit Services on Auditor Independence : A study on 11 food retail- and wholesale companies in the United Kingdom

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping; Högskolan i Jönköping

    Author : Sofie Berg; Caroline Moré; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of non-audit services on auditor independence, and the importance of non-audit services as a source of income for audit firms in the United Kingdom. Design/method/approach – This study will examine 11 companies in the food retail- and wholesale industry during 2007 - 2014. READ MORE

  4. 4. Redovisningskonsultens och revisorns betydelse för information i förvaltarberättelser vid konkurs : en studie utifrån revisionspliktens avskaffande

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Joel Sitbon; [2016]
    Keywords : Förvaltarberättelse; Konkursförvaltning; Revisionsplikt;

    Abstract : När ett företag går i konkurs ska en konkursförvaltare anlitas för avveckling av gäldenärens verksamhet. Konkursförvaltaren upprättar en så kallad förvaltarberättelse. Den beskriver konkursboets tillstånd och orsakerna till konkursen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Increased use of marketing in the audit industry : Effect on independence price and quality

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Emil Hansson; Fredrik Löfvendal; [2016]
    Keywords : Audit; Marketing activities; Independence; Price; Quality;

    Abstract : Background: The concept of marketing is quite new to the audit industry, prior to 1978 all marketing of audit services were strictly forbidden. In 2010, the statutory audit was abolished in Sweden forcing auditors to market their services to convince their clients that they still should hire an auditor. READ MORE