Monthly Archives: January 2016

CORRUPTION & the Sinha-le notion (not nation!)

Let me start this post with Edmund Burke’s quotes: “The only thing needed for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing” “All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain … Continue reading

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Internal Controls for Dummies

The key concepts used in the COSO model are relevant for a basic understanding of what ‘internal control’ is. They are: Internal control is a process. It is a means to an end, not an end in itself. Internal control … Continue reading

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Improve Governance with the use of Data Analytics.

The Audit Committee Forum discussion on 21 Jan 2016 raised some interesting discussion on the use of data analytics in fraud detection and prevention. Though it sounded new, the corporate world in America has been using Big Data for many … Continue reading

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