Audit committee resources

The audit committee’s role in ensuring accurate and transparent disclosure is more important today than it has ever been. Clearly, the job is also more difficult and challenging than ever – given increased expectations by stakeholders and more responsibilities. This page provides links to resources audit committees can use on a myriad of topics.

Audit Committee Excellence Series
This series provides practical and actionable insights, perspectives, and ideas to help audit committees maximize committee performance.

BoardroomDirect: Here are links to some of the more recent audit committee briefs that appear in PwC’s BoardroomDirect:

January 2014

SEC adopts swap data repository, security-based swap rules

New report focuses on building a fraud-resistant organization


December 2014

PCAOB looks to issue AQI concept release in 2015

CAQ, Audit Analytics release findings from new Audit Committee Transparency Barometer


Audit Committee Effectiveness - What Works Best, 4th Edition

See videos of PwC Partners Catherine Bromilow and Don Keller discussing issues from the book, such as financial reporting and disclosures, risk management and the system of internal control, culture and compliance, oversight of management and internal audit, the relationship with the external auditor, and financial statement errors and fraud investigations.