Press Releases

Drop in SA WEF ranking is regrettable but expected

  • September 27, 2017

Response to the release of the World Economic Forum's Competitiveness Report 2017-2018.

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SAICA has no legal mandate to lead independent inquiries

  • September 20, 2017

Clarification into SAICA's independent inquiry into KPMG's conduct.

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KPMG Matter

  • September 17, 2017

Investigation.

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IRBA welcomes international boards' drive to focus on professional scepticism

  • September 10, 2017

The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) has welcomed the release of the publication Toward enhanced professional scepticism by the combined Professional Scepticism Working Group of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) and the International Accounting Education Standards Board (IAESB).

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SHAREHOLDERS ARE HAVING THEIR SAY ON AUDITOR APPOINTMENTS

  • September 07, 2017

27% of surveyed AGM resolutions record significant increase in opposing votes

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Audit regulator launches probe into KPMG audits of Linkway Trading

  • June 30, 2017

Audit regulator launches probe into KPMG audits of Linkway Trading.

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IRBA says additional measures required to promote transformation of audit profession

  • June 21, 2017

In the face of criticism that Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation (MAFR) will not address transformation of the profession, the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) said in parliament today at a hearing of the Standing Committee on Finance (SCOF) that additional measures to drive transformation will be required to address government’s concerns regarding de-concentration of the audit market and transformation.

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MAFR: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • June 06, 2017

Frequently asked questions related to MAFR.

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MAFR gazetted to enhance auditor independence and protect public interest

  • June 02, 2017

MAFR gazetted to enhance auditor independence and protect public interest.

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IRBA Inspections Report shows decline in audit quality

  • March 16, 2017

2016 Public Inspections Report is released.

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Real empowerment remains an evasive ideal

  • March 14, 2017

Real empowerment remains an evasive ideal

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IRBA TURNS ITS ATTENTION TO PROMOTING MEASURABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY IN AUDIT

  • February 18, 2017

IRBA TURNS ITS ATTENTION TO PROMOTING MEASURABILITY AND TRANSPARENCY IN AUDIT

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Audit Regulator welcomes public hearing into audit firm rotation

  • February 07, 2017

Audit Regulator welcomes public hearing into audit firm rotation

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Board Appointments by the Finance Minister to the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors

  • February 02, 2017

Board Appointments by the Finance Minister to the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors

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