• Article | Audit
  • November 1st, 2013

Tax Due Diligence: It’s Not Just for Acquisitions

How do you know if your bank is handling tax accounting correctly? Sheryl Vander Baan of Crowe Horwath LLP helps boards handle oversight of this critical issue.

  • Article | Audit
  • August 30th, 2013

The FASB’s Proposal on Credit Losses: What’s the Status?

Crowe Horwath LLP describes the latest proposal from the Financial Accounting Standards Board.

  • Video | Audit
  • August 22nd, 2013

The Role of the Audit Committee

John Palmer of ICS Consulting Partners reviews the basic skills and requirements that every audit committee needs be successful today.

  • Video | Audit
  • August 15th, 2013

What’s Under the Hood: The Audit Committee's Role in M&A Due Diligence

Justin Long of Bracewell & Giuliani shares some red flags that boards should focus on when evaluating a target bank’s compliance environment.

  • Video | Audit
  • July 17th, 2013

Repositioning the Internal Audit from Good to Strong

Lynn McKenzie, partner with KPMG LLP, reviews what bank boards can do to improve internal audit.

  • Article | Audit
  • June 28th, 2013

10 Best Practices for Audit Committee Members

Serving on the audit committee is one thing. Doing it well is another.

  • Article | Audit
  • August 7th, 2012

Do Audit Committees Really Need a Lawyer for Every Meeting?

A consultant from Crowe Horwath LLP addresses the expense and best practices of having lawyers attend audit committee meetings.

  • Article | Audit
  • July 10th, 2012

Audit Committee: Important Questions to Ask Regarding Your Strategic Plan

Some banks have gone to great lengths to prepare for the future. Others haven’t begun to think about it. Here are key questions to ask your management team about your strategic plan.

  • Article | Audit
  • June 21st, 2012

Audit Committee: The Top Three Things Never to Forget

The partner in charge of financial institutions for Crowe Horwath LLP discusses ways to stay informed, active and engaged.

  • Article | Audit
  • June 18th, 2012

Coming To Grips With Risk And Regulation

A recap of the Bank Audit Committee Conference in Chicago this month.