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  • Audits around the world are riddled with problems -survey Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, April 10- Public company and bank audits conducted around the globe by units affiliated with the world's six largest accounting firms are persistently riddled with flaws, a group of international regulators have found.

  • MOSCOW, April 2- Russia's government may allow state-controlled companies to cut their dividend payments by calculating them according to Russian accounting standards rather than international standards to help weather an economic downturn, Vedomosti reported on Wednesday.

  • Dewey& LeBoeuf's former chairman Steven Davis, 60, executive director Stephen DiCarmine, 57, chief financial officer Joel Sanders, 55, and client relations manager Zachary Warren, 29, were all criminally charged March 6 for the alleged use of accounting gimmicks and fraud to cheat banks and investors in a failed attempt to keep the law firm alive.

  • Ex-Dewey finance director admits accounting was false Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    Dewey& LeBoeuf's former chairman Steven Davis, 60, executive director Stephen DiCarmine, 57, chief financial officer Joel Sanders, 55, and client relations manager Zachary Warren, 29, were all criminally charged March 6 for the alleged use of accounting gimmicks and fraud to cheat banks and investors in a failed attempt to keep the law firm alive.

  • Here's what keeps CEOs up at night     Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 7:54 AM ET

    John Veihmeyer, KPMG Chairman & CEO, discusses the challenges ahead as businesses grapple with new regulations.

  • WASHINGTON, March 17- A top U.S. audit regulator is sounding the alarm over what she fears may be a false stamp of approval that some accounting firms are using as they market themselves to potential clients.

  • WASHINGTON, March 17- A top U.S. audit regulator is sounding the alarm over what she fears may be a false stamp of approval that some accounting firms are using as they market themselves to potential clients.

  • NEW YORK, March 2- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Citigroup for accounting fraud after it disclosed bogus loans in its Mexican Banamex unit, a source familiar with the investigation said. The securities regulator is also examining whether Citigroup violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the source said.

  • Ford CEO Alan Mulally says he is not overly concerned about a pullback in China's growth; regulators want more information from auditors about their views on a company, and fares could rise if some airlines merger, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Former KPMG auditor Scott London says he made about $70,000 in the insider trading scheme, and plans to plead guilty to securities fraud, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Scott London Speaks Out     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    Former KPMG auditor Scott London plans to plead guilty to securities fraud, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Former KPMG Senior Partner Arraigned     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:25 PM ET

    Former KPMG senior partner Scott London has been charged with insider trading, and plans to plead guilty to the charge. CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the details.

  • London: I Got About $70,000 in Kickbacks     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 5:50 PM ET

    Scott London spoke to CNBC's Jane Wells about the KPMG insider trading scheme and how much he made in kickbacks. London says "nothing like this has ever happened before."

  • Former KPMG Senior Partner Arraigned     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 4:50 PM ET

    The U.S. Attorney says Scott London will plead guilty to 1 count of securities fraud through insider trading, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Scott London Speaks Out on Kickbacks     Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Scott London spoke to CNBC's Jane Wells about the KPMG insider trading scheme and how much he made in kickbacks. London says "nothing like this has ever happened before."

  • Liberty Reserve Charged With Money Laundering     Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York has charged Liberty Reserve with $6 billion in a money laundering scheme, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Shaw Pleads Guilty in KPMG Case     Monday, 20 May 2013 | 1:11 PM ET

    Bryan Shaw plead guilty to conspiring to commit securities fraud in the KPMG case, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • KPMG Case Jeweler Faces the Judge     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    The jeweler who allegedly made more than $1 million thanks to stock tips from his buddy at KPMG appeared in court today, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Companies Cooking the Books, Ernst & Young Says Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Hard-pressed company bosses across much of the world are under so much pressure to deliver on growth that many have resorted to cooking the books, Ernst & Young says in its latest Fraud Survey.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports Bryan Shaw plead guilty to receiving stock tips in the KPMG case, and President Obama is predicting the U.S. will become a net exporter of gas by 2020 according to the FT.