Al Rosen

Al Rosen

It’s time to get serious about the future of Canadian auditing

Why invest in Canadian companies given recent court rulings?
Al Rosen

Stark regulatory differences between Canada and U.S. belie claims of audit independence

There’s a difference between good audit reviews and good audits, says Al Rosen
Al Rosen

14 questions for the future of the audit profession

Weak standards, culture and court decisions need to be discussed, says Al Rosen
Al Rosen

SCC abandons investors, part III: Livent’s public offering prospectus

The SCC says auditors are not liable for prospectus statements. What does that mean for investors?
Al Rosen

SCC abandons investors, part II: The purpose of financial reporting

5 reasons to question the Supreme Court's definition of investor rights, according to Al Rosen
Al Rosen

Supreme Court abandons investors in Livent decision, part I

SCC decision empowers auditors to rubber-stamp statements, says Al Rosen
Al Rosen

Misguided, uncontrolled compliance has gone completely LOCO

Growing compliance profession needs government oversight, says Al Rosen
Al Rosen

Canadian tax revolt falls short of IFRS rebellion

Columnist Al Rosen believes Canadians are missing a bigger threat to their savings than taxes
Al Rosen

How to detect two common IFRS investor traps

Is an IFRS-reported company really more valuable than one using U.S. GAAP?
Al Rosen

Abusing income is self-destructive to the accounting profession

Columnist Al Rosen says loose definitions of income could ultimately be destructive to the accounting profession