Gather & Prepare Data for Data Analytics in 7 Steps

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Analytics in an audit

7 Steps to Data Acquisition for an Audit or Analysis (Written by David Stansell, Customer Service Manager of CaseWare Australia & New Zealand from information contained in “Analytics for External Auditors” – a publication with detailed information and guidance specifically for external auditors, available for sale.) Within an External or Internal Audit engagement, knowing where, how, and what to look … Read More

American Institute chooses CaseWare Cloud platform for multi-million dollar project to change the future of Audit

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AICPA – Determined that the smaller auditor not be ‘outgunned’ by the Big 4 The American Institute of CPAs are moving forward with a multi-year initiative to create a new, innovative process for auditing using the latest technology. Determined not to be outgunned by the technology investments of the Big 4, and with 40% of The AICPA’s major firms Group … Read More

CaseWare Customer Conference – Syd: Monday, Nov 19, Mel: Wednesday, Nov 21

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2018 CaseWare Customer Conference 30 Years of Innovation – Celebrating CaseWare Customers & Innovation is our theme for this year! Know our strategy going forward and cement yours! We have a day planned exclusively for current CaseWare Audit customers, with an emphasis on: industry news and things you need to know, how we are planning to incorporate new technologies that make sense … Read More

CaseWare Australia & New Zealand Customer Service Team Expanded

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Changes to our Customer Service Team and Resources There have been some changes to our Customer Service Team members over the last few months, and we’re really proud to advise that we have expanded by a few members. Our core (full-time) team L-R in the photo above, include David Stansell (Manager, Customer Service Team), Thisara Perera, Mahalay Gore, and in … Read More

What sort of data analytics tests might be relevant for audits?

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Part 2 of a blog by David Stansell, Customer Service Manager for CaseWare Australia & New Zealand. Read Part 1 of this blog here. Please note that the images provided in this blog are all produced by our CaseWare Cloud Analytics product. Deciding what transactions to examine, and what to look for can be a challenge Avoid generating an overwhelming … Read More

CaseWare Australia & New Zealand purchase Audit & Fraud Software to consolidate CaseWare Analytics offerings in the region

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PRESS RELEASE Melbourne, September 17 2018 CaseWare Australia & New Zealand are very pleased to announce that Audit & Fraud Software, distributors of CaseWare IDEA one of the world’s leading data analysis software packages, are now part of CaseWare Australia & New Zealand. “This is a great development for our current customers as well for those of Audit & Fraud … Read More

Revenue Recognition AASB 15 – What companies need to consider and DO NOW!

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Author: Carmen Ridley, Principal – Australian Financial Reporting Solutions (www.afrs.com.au). Member of the AASB, and a specialist consultant for CaseWare Australia & New Zealand. The panic has finally kicked in I have been presenting about the changes to the revenue accounting standard AASB 15 for a number of years, since IFRS 15 was issued in May 2014 (followed by AASB … Read More

ASIC Update: Focus Areas for 2017-18 Released

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ASIC June 30 2018 Reporting

ASIC recently released the latest focus report for 30 June 2018 reporting. Titled “Major changes affecting reported net assets and profit, and other focuses for 30 June 2018 reporting”, ASIC has taken the opportunity to remind companies to focus on new requirements that can materially affect reported assets, liabilities and profits. In all, the ASIC article has a total of … Read More

The End is Nigh  – No more special purpose financial statements (SPFS) for many entities

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Carmen Ridley

Our content expert, Carmen Ridley provides a timely review of the future demise of the SPFS reporting format, in a bid by the AASB to ” find a solution to improve the consistency, comparability, usefulness and credibility of financial reporting in Australia”. SPFSs Likely to be Dropped from Reporting Formats? The recent release of the IASB Revised Conceptual Framework (RCF)  contains … Read More