(Provisional Translation)
August 6, 2013
Financial Services Agency
Certified Public Accountants and Auditing Oversight Board

Exchange of Letters on cooperation in the area of audit oversight with the CSSF of Luxembourg

  • 1.The Financial Services Agency (FSA) and Certified Public Accountants and Auditing Oversight Board (CPAAOB) exchanged the PDFLetter on cooperation in the area of audit oversight(PDF:869KB) with the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) of Luxembourg on August 2, 2013.

  • 2.Given the global nature of capital markets, this exchange of Letters intends to strengthen and facilitate cooperation between both authorities in order to protect investors and to help promote public trust in audit process in the capital markets of both countries.

  • 3.Through this exchange of letters, each authority is able to share information upon request, related to Auditors that fall within the regulatory jurisdiction of both authorities.

  • 4.The contents of the Letters include, but are not limited to, the following´╝Ü

    • that the Authorities may exchange information related to audit oversight such as outcome of Inspections and Investigations, etc.;
    • that the Authorities will use their best endeavors to notify each other, prior to or immediately after taking any significant public oversight measures, in respect to  relevant Auditors that are registered/notified or seek registration/notification in the other country; and
    • other descriptions such as confidentiality of information exchanged, etc.

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