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FIN virtual meeting 29 June

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The virtual meeting gave a chance to reboot the FIN giving participants the possibility to touch base on FIN matters as well as sharing their experiences of the impact of COVID-19 on Quality Assurance and other PAO operations. More information can be found in the ‘Summary’ document below. Meeting Documents Agenda Presentation PA regulations PAO […]
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QAN Virtual Meeting 18 June 2020

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The meeting was held virtually due to the COVID-19 situation. The meeting was well attended with core QAN PAOs attending alongside new participants from Italy, Belgium and France. With these PAOs providing a general overview of the quality assurance of the audit sector in their respective countries. The meeting covered the key areas in quality […]
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QAN Virtual Meeting 18 June 10am- 12 Noon CEST

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Dear All, First, I hope that everyone is keeping safe and well. I am writing to confirm that we will host a short, virtual meeting of the QAN in June – to act as a touch-base on key quality assurance matters during the COVID-19 crisis and to do some QAN workstream updates and planning for […]
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Arrangements for June FIN Meeting

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In light of the current COVID-19 developments, we are still planning to go ahead with the next FIN meeting in a shorter virtual format. Therefore, we ask that you keep 4 June in your diary for the meeting for the time being. We will revert back to you with further details by Easter with further […]
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QAN Update- coronavirus’ affect on ICAEW’s work

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In the Quality Assurance Department (QAD), we ceased all onsite reviews at firms on Tuesday 17 March. Our reviewers are now solely working from their home offices and we have drawn up guidance on how the reviewers can continue with planned reviews remotely with the agreement of firms. Naturally if firms wish to defer their […]
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APSF Lisbon

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With the number of Covid-19 cases continuing to increase across most European countries and with many organisations now cancelling non-essential travel and gatherings, we believe most responsible appraoch to take is to postpone the annual meeting in Lisbon. We will keep all those concerned updated. Please find the ICAEW-OROC note on the postponement here.
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QAN Workshop Frankfurt 2020

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***Update due to the Covid-19 outbreak in Europe, the decision was taken to cancel the meeting. We look forward to our meeting in June*** The QAN will meet on 5 March 2020 to discuss: Audit file case studies/file grading: based on expanded approach Framework of Common Principles: development of drafting Risk-based review methodology including presentation […]
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CEAOB ISG Prepatory Meeting

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Members of the QAN met with the CEAOB Inspection Sub-Group Organising Committee on 27 November 2019. The QAN representatives were from Portugal, the Netherlands, Greece and ICAEW. Find our presentation from this meeting here. APSF members can click here for more information.
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FIN December 2019 – Brussels

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The first FIN workshop was held in Brussels on the 12 December. The main objective of the workshop was to establish a common understanding of what is good quality control and quality assurance for existing and forthcoming accountancy services schemes through an open exchange of views and best practice in relation to: Key market risks […]
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QAN Workshop Vienna 2019

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The final QAN workshop of 2019, was held in Vienna on the 19 and 20 November. APSF members can click here to see further information on the Vienna workshop.
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APSF 2020 Lisbon- registration opens

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***Update due to the current situation with Covid-19 in Europe, the APSF meeting in Lisbon has been postponed until further notice*** APSF 2020 will be held in Lisbon, Portugal on the 2nd and 3rd April. The annual meeting brings together professional accountancy organisations from Europe and beyond. Building on the success of previous annual meetings […]
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QAN-Audit Meeting in Amsterdam

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The QAN met on the 16 & 17 May in Amsterdam. The workshop will be hosted by the Royal Netherlands Institute of Chartered Accountants, NBA, whom are joining the QAN-Audit. APSF members can find out more information here.
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APSF 2019

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APSF 2019 was held in Valletta, Malta on the 11th April. The annual meeting brings together professional accountancy organisations from Europe and beyond. The meeting was jointly hosted by ICAEW and MIA. For more information, please click here.
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