14.11.2019 - 12:00
The European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing (ECIIA) released a report on Auditing Cybersecurity within Insurance firms.
Internal Audit plays a vital role in the...
12.11.2019 - 15:37
Introduction of guidelines on interaction and cooperation between prudential and AML/CFT supervision
The Basel Committee is consulting on Introduction of guidelines on interaction and cooperation between prudential and AML/CFT supervision.
Consistent with the goals and objectives of the standards issued by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and principles and guidelines...
12.11.2019 - 07:14
Internal audit has as much responsiblity to ensure organizational customer excellence as anyone else in the organization.
12.11.2019 - 06:08
Practitioners can be so much more effective and valued when they are not seen as the organizational “cops.”
06.11.2019 - 16:23
Webinar: GDPR & Corporate Governance: The role of Internal Audit and Risk Management One year After Implementation
ECIIA and FERMA are co-organising a live webinar about our recent project, “GDPR & Corporate Governance: The role of Internal Audit and Risk Management One year After Implementation”. The webinar will be held on 5...
04.11.2019 - 15:16
The coming decade will pose significant new challenges and opportunities for the internal audit profession.
01.11.2019 - 07:10
To understand the businesses we audit, we have to understand the theories upon which they are based.
29.10.2019 - 05:34
Stick around, look around, and be amazed by what you might discover.
28.10.2019 - 14:40
Among the most selfless men and women in our profession are those in public service.
25.10.2019 - 08:03
If you want to know where the latest risks are popping up, pay attention to the news.
23.10.2019 - 16:55
The European Corporate Lab&EFRAG has published a feedback statement summarising the input received from the public consultation on the European Lab’s future agenda, in which ECIIA...
22.10.2019 - 12:18
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) published today an Opinion on Sustainability and Solvency II....
21.10.2019 - 15:01
Findings from a recent IIA report point to boards having an unrealistic view of risk management.
21.10.2019 - 12:33
In February 2017, the European Parliament adopted a resolution regarding the protection of whistleblowers as beforehand, there was no protection framework in place for them. In October 2017, the Committee on Legal Affairs adopted a report which called the European Commission to present a...
15.10.2019 - 15:14
Boards, executive management, and internal audit leaders must be aligned in their approach to risk.
14.10.2019 - 20:30
When internal auditors lapse into rhetoric, we can no longer claim to be critical thinkers.
08.10.2019 - 08:07
Internal audit exists to benefit its stakeholders. But who, exactly, are they?
07.10.2019 - 15:40
When we make a concerted effort to look ahead, we open our minds to see beyond the day-to-day.
04.10.2019 - 07:04
Deadlines are nice. But, before insisting they be met, ensure you understand your priorities.
01.10.2019 - 11:42
The IIA Global has just issued a practice guide: “Foundations of Internal Auditing in Financial Services Firms...
01.10.2019 - 11:26
01.10.2019 - 10:58
The Institute of Fraud Auditors, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Belgium and the Institute of Internal Auditors Belgium have the pleasure to inform you that they are jointly organizing a full-day event on 19 November...
30.09.2019 - 15:43
How should we proceed when tone at the top is ineffective, or perhaps toxic, and our ability to effect change is compromised?
30.09.2019 - 12:47
26.09.2019 - 18:03
The ECIIA Banking Forum 2019 was a success! We have welcomed 87 attendees, representing 79 banks from all Europe, in Luxembourg.
After plenary introductions about the impact of the events from the last decade on the Financial System, we were updated on the new regulations from...
24.09.2019 - 13:17
The European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing (ECIIA) has elected its new President, Thierry Thouvenot, Chief Audit Executive of KBL European Private Bankers and Board member of IIA Luxembourg. His election took place at the General Assembly held in Luxembourg on September 21,...
24.09.2019 - 12:23
The ECIIA Annual Report 2018/2019 has been presented at the ECIIA General Assembly in Luxembourg, on 21 September 2019.
23.09.2019 - 15:13
I offer my observations on the second half of the Core Principles for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.
17.09.2019 - 07:14
Internal auditors must take personal accountability in changing the perception of their departments and the profession.
16.09.2019 - 15:41
The Core Principles for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing drive home what we do as practitioners.
10.09.2019 - 17:44
About the report
Risk in Focus helps Heads of Internal Audit to understand how their peers view today’s risk landscape as they prepare their forthcoming audit plans for 2020.
The full report is available ...
09.09.2019 - 15:47
The recent storm provided several risk management lessons both at the organizational level and on a personal level that deserve sharing.
03.09.2019 - 08:28
More data may provide more assurance, but it doesn't really provide more information.
02.09.2019 - 17:55
Practitioners should take note of two recent developments in business that could have profound and long-lasting impacts on how organizations operate.
27.08.2019 - 08:01
To effectively communicate, internal auditors must understand more than just the craft of writing reports.
26.08.2019 - 15:51
The prospect of a cyberattack should be continuously on our radar, and internal audit's recommendations when vulnerabilities are found should be heard and given immediate attention.
20.08.2019 - 07:37
Internal auditors must make sure readers believe the story that is being told.
19.08.2019 - 15:36
Internal audit must remain informed and vigilant as to how data-driven technology will impact privacy, data protection, and risk.
16.08.2019 - 07:19
Are you ready for the next big risk?
10.08.2019 - 23:59
There are a few fundamental questions that anyone considering a career move should contemplate.
09.08.2019 - 15:49
All internal auditors really have is their word and their integrity.
05.08.2019 - 15:09
Part of internal audit's scope must be to assess the organization's cyber culture and help build a culture that is cyber savvy.
02.08.2019 - 07:35
Internal auditors need to remember that risks can come from unexpected places.
29.07.2019 - 15:44
The potential for conflict should never deter auditors from raising a red flag when unethical behavior is suspected.