March 18, 2016

The Evolving Role of Audit Committees: Challenges and the Way Forward

Policymakers worldwide increasingly recognize the vital role that audit committees or their equivalents play in companies and markets. In some instances, this recognition has led either to the imposition of new requirements on audit committees, or proposals that could lead to new requirements. In other instances, audit committees are being affected by other measures, such as mandatory audit firm rotation and retendering.