This article reviews the background of the confirmation
procedure, focusing on accounts receivable confirmations
for illustrative purposes, and presents evidence on accounts receivable confirmation
When an auditor gets no response or confirmations
were not sent, SOP no.
Until electronic confirmations
emerged in the marketplace, managing paper confirmation
requests for banks and accounting firms was a difficult experience to say the least," said Dave Malone, senior vice president of Confirmation
TORONTO -- State Street Global Markets, the investment research and trading arm of State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), the world's leading provider of services to institutional investors, announced today that five Canadian banks have joined State Street's post-trade foreign exchange confirmation
matching and settlement tool, Global Trading Support Services (GTSS), available through State Street's Global Link(R) network.
com, the creator and world's leading provider of secure audit confirmation
services, announced today that it has won the 2015 NEXT Award for the Technology Market Mover category.
Accordingly, depending on the circumstances of the audit, audit evidence in the form of external confirmations
received directly by the auditor from confirming parties may be more reliable than evidence generated internally by the entity.
This practice is often traced back to the confirmation
hearings that scotched the nomination of Robert Bork.
On March 14, five conservative retired Episcopal bishops, one bishop from Brazil and 110 laypeople took part in a confirmation
service in Akron, Ohio, that was held without the permission of the local diocesan bishop.
The AICPA noted a disturbing trend in public companies failing to respond to auditors via confirmation
because Section 303 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act may hold them liable for errors.
He found them to be more intensely moved by the liturgy than parents were at other Confirmations
In his book, Faith, Culture and the Worshiping Community, Michael Warren writes, "The anger shown by the 19-and 20-year-olds I meet about their own confirmations
is that it was forced on them.
Unlike the reformist tinkerers, Carter sensibly rejects these quick fires in favor of a more radical and vastly more difficult solution given our thirst for judicial blood: Stop using confirmations
to encode the Supreme Court for all time with our ideological genetics.