Increasing transparency, improving control

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The world is demanding greater corporate transparency. Investors want access to more accurate and relevant information about companies, transactions, markets and risks. Regulators are moving to exert more control.

Against this background of legislative and regulatory change, we believe that global coordination is a necessity, not a luxury. Regulators and standard-setters need to continue to work together, to promote global consistency.

EY has extensive financial reporting and corporate governance knowledge and experience, gained across all markets and geographies. We use this to support you in areas such as pensions, financial instruments, direct and indirect taxes, foreign currency, subsidiaries, joint ventures, provisions, disposals and impairment.

Whatever your requirements, we assemble multi-disciplinary teams that can address your most complex issues, using our proven global methodology and deploying the latest, high-quality auditing tools and perspectives.

For more information, visit our Assurance pages.


G20 Seoul Summit presses on with financial reforms

G20 leaders moved forward on financial reforms, including formally endorsing Basel III aimed at improving banks’ ability to withstand shocks.  Stating strongly that no institution should be “too big to fail,” the G20 endorsed a policy to address systemically important financial institutions. Still, many areas of reform remain on the G20’s radar.

Are you prepared to manage risk and ‘think the unthinkable?’

Recent discussions in our audit committee network meetings show that oversight of catastrophic risks is top of mind for audit committee chairs today. BoardMatters Quarterly explores how audit committees are managing today’s risk landscape and pushing themselves to think differently about crisis response plans.