Accounting and Auditing Update for Regulated Entities (ROI) - Recording


During this extended 3.5-hour webinar, the Practice Consulting Team are going to focus in depth on the key accounting, auditing and reporting issues that have arisen this year for your regulated clients, including Law Society Reporting, Insurance Brokers, Charities and Auctioneers. The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on your work for these clients will also be covered, as will the common risks and issues arising, qualifications of the relevant reports, and the expectations of the Regulators at this time.

Venue details:  
On Demand webinar, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
End date & time:  
12 November 2021 00:00
By registering for this course you have accepted the terms and conditions
Training ticket cost:  
3.50 Training Tickets accepted
CPD hours:  
Speaker details
First nameLast name
Conal Kennedy
Jeremy Twomey


Product type:  
CPD online course
Audit and assurance, Chartered courses, Financial reporting

Booking Information

Once you have booked your course, the link to the recording will be available in your "My Account" area.

Please be aware that you will have access to this course for 180 days from the date of purchase

This course is suitable primarily for accountants in practice who act as auditor or reporting accountant for Solicitors, Insurance Brokers, Charities or Auctioneers in the Republic of Ireland. Trustees and directors of these entities may also derive benefit from this webinar.

Course overview

Topics to be covered during this extended course will include

  • Summary of accountant's responsibilities in the case of each of these regulated clients
  • Key risks associated with each assignment
  • Recent changes to legislation and regulations in this area
  • The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on reporting and auditing for regulated entities
  • Common errors in carrying out these assignments
  • Financial accounting issues
  • Reporting to relevant regulators and the regulator feedback to us

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this course, participant will be able to:

  • Better understand the accountant's responsibilities for these clients
  • Be better equipped to prepare a compliant file
  • Avoid common mistakes
  • Develop an approach to tackling regulated clients generally

Speaker Bios

Conal Kennedy

Conal is Head of Practice Consulting in Chartered Accountants Ireland. He and his team provide advice and support to practices throughout Ireland, and publish a range of practice toolkits covering Anti Money Laundering, Audit, Accounting and Compliance. Over a ten year period in Practice Consulting, Conal has coached and advised many practices through major change events such as mergers, acquisitions and retirements. He has also advised on practice development and marketing

Jeremy Twomey

Jeremy in his role as Practice Consulting Manager works to support our member practitioners across our service areas, with a particular focus on compliance support, training and our associated advisory services. Jeremy is a Fellow of the Institute, having trained with Ernst & Young; he has held senior management positions across both financial and professional services, as well as the public sector.