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Currency Risk: The Purpose and Risk of Money

Posted by Protiviti KnowledgeLeader on Fri, Dec 14, 2018 @ 01:14 PM

What is Money?

People may say that “money is the root of all evil,” but is it? It may be best to point out that the original quote is better expressed as, “for the love of money is the root of all evil,” which more properly conveys the idea that money is just a thing and not evil itself, but greed and excessive desire for money can be judged morally.

Enough philosophy – let’s get down to brass tacks. Money is useful.

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Topics: accounting/finance, cash and treasury, investments and foreign exchange, enterprise risk management, risk assessment, performance management/measurement, KL Tools, KL Publications

What is Internal Auditing?

Posted by Protiviti KnowledgeLeader on Thu, Oct 25, 2018 @ 12:27 PM

 What is internal auditing?

The internal audit profession, through The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), has continued to redefine itself as business risk and organizational complexity have evolved. So, what is internal auditing? Prior to June 1999, The IIA defined internal auditing as follows:

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Topics: KL Publications, audit committee & board, internal audit, audit planning, audit testing, IT audit

The Best of KnowledgeLeader: Q1 2018

Posted by Protiviti KnowledgeLeader on Thu, Apr 26, 2018 @ 09:28 AM

In case you missed them, these were the ten most popular tools and publications on KnowledgeLeader last quarter:

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Topics: KnowledgeLeader tools, KL Top Ten, KL Publications

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