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Read topical comments on the world of financial forensics by key members of the RGL team and let us know your views.
28 Nov 2016
California's Proposition 13, 38 Years Later
Enacted in 1978, California's Proposition 13 served to reduce property taxes and put a cap on increases on property taxes.
16 Nov 2016
That Would Never Happen - A cautionary tale of cyber breach
Theory and simulation are all well and good…but how close to reality are such simulations?
09 Nov 2016
What's in a name? that which we call …
When we are first appointed to review an insurance claim or dispute, people are often concerned that a "forensic accountant" has been engaged and assume we are only there to...
04 Nov 2016
The Known Unknowns
Last week I had the pleasure of travelling to Madrid and in the moments that I wasn’t dreaming of drinking clara con limón in Plaza Mayor or eating churros in...
31 Oct 2016
What's in a Name?
We don’t have to look very hard to find evidence that the behavior of big-name investment banks is often controversial.
27 Oct 2016
Theresa May – Internal Audit’s Most Unlikely Champion
Over the centuries, society has developed what it considers to be acceptable standards of behaviour. Some of these have been codified into law, others are part of our moral code.
19 Oct 2016
Why does corruption matter?
Anyone who regularly follows anti-corruption enforcement actions can easily become desensitized to the headlines…multi-billion dollar multi-national corporations paying hundred million dollar settlements for bad acts in some faraway land.
05 Oct 2016
Is it time for a pumpkin spice latte already?
Autumn seems to be a season you either love or hate. Summer has ended and soon it will only be light for part of the day at work. Some people...
20 Sep 2016
The Correlation is Not Always Obvious…
Knowing and understanding the many pieces in calculating damages from a product recall is an important piece of the puzzle when examining product recall coverage.
16 Sep 2016
When is a trend not a trend?
Been on holiday anywhere nice this summer? Have you noticed more people have chosen Spain this year? I for one went there for the first time in well over a decade...