Broker Dealer Audits

Managing Tech in the Broker-Dealer Industry

Customer service is key in driving the growth of business. In the highly-regulated broker-dealer industry, a focus on better customer service is often the distinction between competing firms.

The ongoing Fintech revolution in the financial services industry has opened up innovative options for representatives to be more accessible…more

Update on PCAOB Inspection of Broker-Dealers

In August 2011, the interim inspection program of auditors was implemented due to new authority given to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) over auditors of SEC-registered broker-dealers by the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

The PCAOB issued its first two progress reports…more

A Reminder of the Changes to Broker-Dealer Reporting

Several years ago, the Securities and Exchange Commission undertook a project to revise the reporting requirements of broker-dealers. As many of our clients are getting ready for their annual audit, we thought now was a good time to revisit the revised reporting requirements for broker-dealers.

In June 2011…more

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