The PCAOB seeks to enhance transparency and provide timely and useful information to our stakeholders on our oversight, research, and outreach activities. The PCAOB resources include publications, videos, reports, whitepapers, and other external communications. Where appropriate, we publish data and analyses for use by researchers and the broader public.

AuditorSearch

AuditorSearch is a public database of engagement partners and audit firms participating in audits of U.S. public companies. Search by engagement partner, audit firm, or public company.

AuditorSearch

Staff Publications

The PCAOB publishes reports, white papers, and other documents to provide information to our stakeholders, including a Spotlight series that highlights timely and relevant observations for auditors and others. 

Publications

Recent Updates

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Jan. 30, 2024

A PCAOB staff report provides insights and reminders for auditors regarding potential factors contributing to high deficiency rates in broker-dealer engagements.

Inspections
Dec. 21, 2023

A new staff report provides observations from the PCAOB’s target team, a group of inspectors who focus on emerging audit risks and other topics.

Inspections