All Updates and News Releases

Aug. 19, 2021

PCAOB issues annual report on broker-dealer audits. The report provides (1) information about our 2020 inspections approach, (2) a summary of our 2020 inspections observations, and (3) “good practices.”

Inspections
Jul. 19, 2021

PCAOB announced that 253 students from U.S. colleges and universities have been selected to receive a $10,000 scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year.

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Jun. 22, 2021

The PCAOB Acting Chairperson Duane DesParte announced that he has directed staff to reassess the organization’s stakeholder engagement efforts, including revisiting for Board consideration the structure and membership of its advisory groups.

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May 19, 2021

PCAOB announces webinar for investors on international issues.

Investors
May 17, 2021

PCAOB issues 2020 Annual Report.

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May 13, 2021

PCAOB proposes rule to create framework for HFCAA determinations.

International
May 7, 2021

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

International
May 6, 2021

PCAOB provides update on data and technology research project.

Standards
Apr. 21, 2021

Board Member Duane M. DesParte elected IFIAR Chair.

International
Apr. 20, 2021

PCAOB enters into cooperative agreement with Belgian audit regulator.

International
Apr. 12, 2021

PCAOB announced that it is seeking nominations for the 2021-2023 term and 2021-2024 term of its new Standards Advisory Group. The deadline for nominations is June 14, 2021.

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Apr. 12, 2021

PCAOB solicits nominations for its Standards Advisory Group.

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Apr. 9, 2021

PCAOB renews cooperative agreement with French audit regulator.

International
Apr. 6, 2021

PCAOB provides audit committee resource on 2021 inspections.

Audit Committees & Inspections
Apr. 6, 2021

PCAOB issues Spotlight providing staff outlook for 2021 inspections.

Inspections
Apr. 6, 2021

In this video, our Stakeholder Liaison shares highlights of two new publications, 2021 Staff Outlook for Inspections and Audit Committee Resource. The audit committee publication can help inform constructive dialogue with auditors.

Audit Committees & Inspections
Mar. 30, 2021

PCAOB posts one settled disciplinary order.

Enforcement
Mar. 29, 2021

PCAOB approves formation of new Standards Advisory Group to increase stakeholder engagement and provide advice.

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Mar. 29, 2021

PCAOB posts one settled disciplinary order.

Enforcement
Mar. 24, 2021

At March 29 open meeting, PCAOB will consider adoption of a charter for a new Standards Advisory Group.

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