May 20, 2013
Electronic Arts appointed Denise F. Warren, executive vice president of the Digital Products and Services Group at The New York Times Co., to the board of directors. Sonepar North America CEO David G. Gabriel joined the KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. board.
May 15, 2013 by Dennis T. Whalen and Eric Holt
How can audit committees help ensure that internal audit is properly focused and fully utilized—and delivers the value it should?
May 15, 2013 by Elizabeth Mullen
Lessons from the ‘London whale,’ how not to fall in love with a deal, and knowing when to exit among advice shared.
May 7, 2013
Investors bought the mortgage company’s stock during a period when regulators found the firm had overstated its income.
May 1, 2013
NACD formed a Blue Ribbon Commission to oversee executive talent development strategies.
April 11, 2013
By Emily Flitter NEW YORK (Reuters) - As investors Carl Icahn and William Ackman bickered loudly on TV earlier this year about their opposing bets on Herbalife, two other men were discussing the company in a different context: getting non-public inform...
April 11, 2013 by LBaker
April 11, 2013
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Washington, D.C., April 11, 2013 — The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged the former partner in charge of KPMG's Pacific Southwest audit practice and his friend with insider trading on nonpublic ...
April 11, 2013
Accounting firms are evaluating their transparency practices following a insider-trading scandal involving one of KPMG's top auditors.
April 10, 2013
KPMG fired the head of its Los Angeles office accused of passing confidential information that was used to influence stock trades.
March 27, 2013
Policies to protect intellectual property or trade secrets do not exist at 128 Fortune 500 companies, a new KPMG study finds.
March 22, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C., March 22, 2013 — The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced charges against a Houston-based hedge fund manager and his firm accused of defrauding investors in two hedge funds and steeri...
March 18, 2013 by Kate Iannelli
Chairman Elisse Walter highlights changes in auditing; NACD National Audit Committee Chair Advisory Council outlines areas of focus.
March 14, 2013 by Dennis T. Whalen
Focused yet flexible agendas will be critical in 2013.
March 14, 2013 by Alexandra R. Lajoux and Cheryl Soltis Martel
For directors, the crush to join the sustainability movement means more, more, more: more scrutiny, more disclosure, and more audits.
March 5, 2013 by Adam J. Epstein
The average venture-backed IPO company needs to build a solid board pre-IPO, with newly public companies facing more serious challenges than ever before and very little room for error as fewer companies go public.
March 1, 2013 by Elizabeth Mullen
Audit committees plan to focus more on risk oversight, information quality, and culture in 2013, participants in the ninth annual KPMG Audit Committee Issues Conference reported.
January 29, 2013
KPMG's James P. Liddy and the Economist Intelligence Unit's Leo Abruzzese discussed the implications of the EIU's economic forecast for 2013 on board oversight.