Topic: Audit

Regulator fines former Rabobank US executive for obstruction

A US financial regulator has fined the former CEO of Dutch lender Rabobank’s California arm $20,000 for refusing to hand over documents during an audit of the bank’s anti-money laundering procedures.

19 August 2022

PwC to pay £1.75m for BT audit failures

08 August 2022

FRC rakes in its largest ever amount of financial penalties

The UK’s accounting regulator has broken its personal record for the total value of fines it has handed out in the past financial year.

28 July 2022

KPMG fined for misleading UK audit regulator

Big Four accounting firm KPMG has been fined £14.4 million for providing false and misleading documents and information during inspections of the firm’s audits of Carillion and Regenersis.

25 July 2022

FRC fines Grant Thornton over “serious failings” on Sports Direct audits

The penalty comes 21 months after the UK’s accounting regulator won a partial victory in a high-profile privilege wrangle for the sports retail company’s documents.

18 July 2022

Report: KPMG faces FRC fine over Rolls-Royce audits

23 May 2022

FRC opens more investigations into GFG Alliance auditors

04 May 2022

UK accounting watchdog probes Deloitte over transport company audits

As its auditor faces regulatory scrutiny, transport network operator Go-Ahead said the UK’s Serious Fraud Office is “aware” of fraud allegations against the company.

12 April 2022

Germany increases scrutiny on foreign banks with suspected ties to cum-ex trades

German prosecutors have recently searched Barclays, Merrill Lynch and auditor EY as part of the country’s investigation into the multi-billion-euro cum-ex scandal.

01 April 2022

UK accounting regulator fines KPMG over inaccurate audits

08 March 2022

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