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  • Paris trendsetter conference – register now

    08/4/2015 NEW

    It is time to register for the ECIIA’s 2015 annual conference, held this year in Paris between 20th and 22nd September. Eleven general sessions and 22 workshops will cover a wide range of topics that are setting the trend for the future of internal audit professionals. Outstanding speakers...

  • Non-financial reporting: building trust with internal audit

    01/4/2015 NEW

    Internal audit can help organisations build trust with key stakeholders by assuring the quality of the information in their non-financial reports, according to new guidance published by ECIIA – the European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing. The guidance – Non-financial reporting: building trust with internal audit –...

  • Round table: Building trust with internal audit


    Internal audit must play a central role if companies are to make the most of new requirements to publicly report on the non-financial aspects of their businesses – the subject of an ECIIA-sponsored round table. ECIIA has teamed up with Parliament Magazine to debate issues raised by the...

  • Vote now for best MEP on corporate governance


    Have you made up your mind about which MEP has done the most this year to enhance corporate governance in the European Union?  Well, it’s time to decide. You can watch this video of short-listed candidates and vote here when you have decided which one to vote for....

  • Regulation’s unintended consequences


    Pressure from regulators to mandate that internal audit reports direct to them, or to access a function’s findings on a routine basis, could have negative, unintended consequences, according to Richard Chambers, President and Chief Executive Officer of IIA Global. While some regulators wish to standardise management structures so...

  • ECIIA provides internal audit with “voice” for banking industry


    The newly-formed banking committee of the European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing (ECIIA) aims to provide a unified voice for internal auditors to speak on the sweeping regulatory changes affecting the banking industry. “As you know, European banking regulators are very active and many of their initiatives...

  • ECIIA’s response to Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s consultation


    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’ s most recent consultation document – Corporate governance principles for banks – sometimes erroneously describes internal audit as a control function of banks, says the European Confederation of Institute’s of Internal Auditing (ECIIA) in its response to the paper. This misunderstanding could...

  • Audit bodies deepen cooperation


    The ECIIA deepened its cooperation with the European Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (EUROSAI) at a meeting in Riga, Latvia recently when both bodies agreed on a further raft of joint initiatives. They included creating a team of key people across the two organisations to coordinate their shared...

  • Nominate best MEP for corporate governance


    Enhancing business transparency in key areas – such as social or environmental matters – is crucial to rebuilding trust in the economy and in supporting the fundamental values of the European Union. That is why ECIIA is sponsoring an award run by Parliament Magazine to commend a Member...

  • EC shake-up threatens to restrict the value of corporate governance to European business


    Wide-ranging changes to the structure of the European Commission (EC) could restrict the value created by good corporate governance practice, says the European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing (ECIIA). In September 2014, the EC’s President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker unveiled a new approach to the way the EC is...



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