Global Accounting Network
Our firm is a member of Russell Bedford International, a global network of independent firms of accountants, auditors, tax advisers and business consultants. Ranked as one of the worlds top accounting networks*, Russell Bedford is represented by some 600 partners, 5000 staff and 290 offices in more than 100 countries in Europe, the Americas, Middle East, Africa, Indian Sub-Continent and Asia-Pacific.
Through the close personal and business relationships we have developed with the other member firms, we are able to provide our clients with financial and business consulting services on a worldwide basis.
Audit Quality Control
Quality, integrity and independence: our minimum standards for transnational audits As a global audit network, Russell Bedford International is totally committed to quality, integrity and independence.
Following several years of dedicated effort and significant financial investment, we have successfully developed and implemented a globally-coordinated system for monitoring the audit quality control standards of our member firms.
We have policies and procedures, backed by rules and bye-laws, that require member firms conducting transnational audits to:
- maintain appropriate quality control standards in accordance with International Standards on Quality Control, issued by he International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), in addition to relevant national quality control standards;
- participate in the networks audit quality control review programme;
- have policies and methodologies for the conduct of audits that are based, to the extent practicable, on International Standards on Auditing;
- and have policies and methodologies in place that, as a minimum, conform to the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants and national codes of ethics.