Press mentions

As an Institute, we’re in constant contact with journalists, reporters and press teams, spreading word of the work we do.

Below is a list of key press mentions we’ve secured.

2021

September

edie | Report: 9 in 10 European businesses not properly preparing for climate risks

Accountancy Daily | Cyber attacks and financial liquidity biggest risk for auditors

August

Accountancy Age | Statutory audit must “make more use” of internal audit expertise

July

Accountancy Age | ICAEW and ACCA slam BEIS plans for new professional body for corporate auditors

June

Financial Times | Hybrid working makes it harder to detect fraud, auditors warn

May

City AM | Chartered IIA calls on government to extend mandatory climate reporting to smaller businesses

March

The Risk Coalition | Mind the Gap: cyber security risk in the new normal

City AM | BEIS urged to set out implementation timetable for Sarbanes-Oxley-style audit reform 

Bloomberg | Bonuses Are Targeted in U.K. Crackdown on Audit Scandals

Accountancy Age | Once in a generation’ audit reforms published

Professional Security | Cyber risk in the new normal

Accountancy Age | Audit reforms will be published ‘shortly’ says government

February

European Business Magazine | Over half of businesses suffered a cyber attack within the last twelve months

City AM | Half of businesses suffered a cyber-attack in last 12 months

January

City AM | Singapore audit reform stresses need for UK action, IIA warns


2020

November

Accountancy Today | Chartered IIA calls on the government to ‘urgently’ accelerate UK audit reform

Accountancy Today | CIIA warns majority of businesses are unprepared for climate change

Edie | Half of UK businesses 'have not prepared for climate risks', survey finds

Accountancy Age | Pandemic accelerates need for audit reform

September

Accountancy Today | Chartered IIA report highlights top risks in industry

Accountancy Daily | Half of internal audit functions affected by coronavirus redeployment

Accountancy Today | Half of internal audit teams affected by Covid-19 redeployment

January

Accountancy Daily | Internal audit leader makes case for regulator with real power

Internal Audit 360 | Internal Audit Group Releases New Code of Practice

Anti-Corruption Digest | New Industry Code Calls for Stronger Role for Internal Auditors

Accountancy Today | FRC welcomes Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors’ new code

Accountancy Age | 'Status, scope and skills of internal audit' must be increased says Chartered IIA

Reuters | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

This is Money | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

Investing.com | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

London South East | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

U.S. News | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

The Business Times | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

City AM | New internal audit code of practice launched to help prevent corporate collapses

Business Insider | New Internal Audit Code aims to prevent another Carillion-style collapse

Nasdaq | UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 9

Accountancy Daily | Revised internal audit code focuses on risk management

Third Sector | New code says internal auditors should have unrestricted access to charities

Yahoo! News | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

Reuters (India) | UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 9

Firstpost | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

Street Insider | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

Reuters (Africa) | UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 9

Business Telegraph | UK companies ‘paying lip service’ to governance

Compliance Week | Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors publishes new Internal Audit Code of Practice 

Flipboard | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

Newsbreak | New UK industry code aims to prevent Carillion-style crashes

Charity Digital News | Charities offered guidance on avoiding financial problems 

FT | UK companies are only ‘paying lip service’ to governance reform   


2019

December

Accountancy Age | Brydon Report: Industry reacts to findings and audit recommendations


November

City AM | John McDonnell says Labour will break up Big Four ‘cartel’

FT | MPs berate ‘audit automatons’ over Thomas Cook collapse


October

City AM | Government faces calls for reform as data shows dominance of big four audit firms

Accountancy Age | Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success factors' ahead of profit

Accountancy Age | Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success factors' ahead of profit

FT | Big Four lift UK market share as audit reform concerns grow

Times | Number may be up for the KPMG members’ club in Grosvenor Street, Mayfair

Accountancy Age |  FRC releases revised UK Stewardship Code

Yahoo Finance | UK asset managers face tougher checks on investment policy, green credentials

UK Investing | UK asset managers face tougher checks on investment policy, green credentials

Nasdaq.com | UK asset managers face tougher checks on investment policy, green credentials

Reuters | UK asset managers face tougher checks on investment policy, green credentials

The Times | Pension law targets new digital dashboard and reckless bosses 


September

City AM | Internal auditors name cybersecurity as the top risk faced by their businesses

Accountancy Today | Cybersecurity named ‘top risk’ to businesses by internal auditors

Accountancy Daily | Cybersecurity tops list of business risks 


July

 City AM | Auditors 'should have unlimited access' to avoid another Carillion

Accountancy Daily | IIA consults on code of practice to raise internal audit standards

Business Insider | Businesses to get audit code of practice to prevent corporate disasters 


June 

Reuters| UK internal auditors call for reinforcement after Carillion crash

Mail Online| UK internal auditors call for reinforcement after Carillion crash

EuroNews | UK internal auditors call for reinforcement after Carillion crash


April

Accountancy Daily| CMA’s joint audit proposals divide opinion

Independent | Watchdog orders major shake-up of big four accountancy firms but does not recommend full split

Accountancy Age | The CMA has released its final report into the future of the audit market

Insider | Watchdog calls for big four accountants to separate auditing arms from consultancy


March

FT | UK accounting watchdog to be replaced by stronger regulator


2018

September

Evening Standard | Auditor calls for private firms to have tougher standards to stop BHS repeat


February

FT | Internal audit has failed to look at the bigger picture