All International Updates

Dec. 23, 2022

PCAOB Chair Erica Y. Williams applauds congressional action to shorten the Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act’s timeline.

Dec. 15, 2022

The PCAOB secures complete access to inspect and investigate Chinese firms for the first time in history.

Nov. 17, 2022

Today, the PCAOB concluded its 2022 International Institute on Audit Regulation in Washington, DC. This year’s event drew together 76 officials from audit regulators in 38 non-U.S. jurisdictions.

Aug. 26, 2022

PCAOB signs agreement with Chinese authorities, taking first step toward complete access for PCAOB to select, inspect and investigate in China.

Mar. 31, 2022

PCAOB highlights key considerations for auditors related to the invasion of Ukraine.

Mar. 28, 2022

Karen B. Dietrich named the Director of the Office of International Affairs for the PCAOB.

About the PCAOB
Dec. 16, 2021

PCAOB makes HFCAA determinations regarding mainland China and Hong Kong.

Sep. 22, 2021

PCAOB adopted a new rule related to the PCAOB’s responsibilities under the Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act (HFCAA).

Sep. 16, 2021

PCAOB will hold an open meeting on September 22 to consider adoption of a rule providing a framework related to our responsibilities under the Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act.

May 19, 2021

PCAOB announces webinar for investors on international issues.

May 13, 2021

PCAOB proposes rule to create framework for HFCAA determinations.

May 7, 2021

PCAOB to consider proposed rule to provide framework for HFCAA determinations.

Apr. 21, 2021

Board Member Duane M. DesParte elected IFIAR Chair.

Apr. 20, 2021

PCAOB enters into cooperative agreement with Belgian audit regulator.

Apr. 9, 2021

PCAOB renews cooperative agreement with French audit regulator.