ESG commercial Real Estate Funds invest in real estate properties that provide economic benefits to the community as well as protect the environment…REIT Continue reading What is an ESG Real Estate Fund?
The Society of Auditors and Accountants for Electronic Data Interchange (or SSAE) developed these standards in order to ensure that organizations like yours… Continue reading What are SSAE 18 Standards?
An auditor opinion is an audit finding that indicates that the entity audited has not complied fully with a standard. It should be noted, however, that this does not necessarily mean that… Continue reading What is an Auditor Opinion?
The International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF) is a framework for professional practice. An IPPF Standard is a set of statements found in the… Continue reading What are IPPF Standards?
Internal audits are an important part of any business. They help to ensure that the company is compliant with all regulations, and are also a great way for companies to find opportunities for… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Outsource Internal Audit
The auditor gathers evidence about the assertions made by management in order to form conclusions about whether those assertions are reasonable. Assertions may be … Continue reading What is the Meaning of Assertion in Audit?
The goal of portfolio construction is to assemble a group of securities that will provide the highest return for the lowest level of risk. This sounds simple, but it can be difficult in practice… Continue reading What is the Goal of Portfolio Construction?
One of the most important decisions you’ll ever make in your life is what to do with your money. And while it can be tempting to think that this is a decision you can make alone, the truth is… Continue reading Why do Savvy Investors Seek Financial Advice?
Social Responsibility to Investors is a term that may seem new or unfamiliar. It’s important, however, for investors to understand what this means in order to make sound investments. Continue reading What is Social Responsibility to Investors?
Investment bonds are a type of investment in which an individual purchases a bond and the bond issuer is obligated to pay interest on the security and return it at maturity…. Continue reading What is an Investment Bond?