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Deloitte handed record fine over “serious and unusual” failures on Autonomy audit

By Sam Fry

17 September 2020

Deloitte handed record fine over “serious and unusual” failures on Autonomy audit Credit: shutterstock / Tada Images

Big Four consultancy Deloitte has received a £21.6 million penalty following an investigation by the UK’s accountancy regulator into the firm’s audits of UK software company Autonomy, which is at the centre of a high-profile fraud scandal.