External link

Descriptions of external links imported from my previous website, which was active until around April 2007.

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. Internal Control: Guidance of Directors on the Combined Code. Published by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. See http://www.icaew.co.uk/internalcontrol for more information.

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. This paper, by Ray Butler of H.M. Customs and Excise, summarises the audit experience, describes the methodology and outlines the results to date of a campaign […] Read more

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. Professor Panko, who is at the University of Hawaii, has done a great deal of research into spreadsheet errors. His page at http://panko.cba.hawaii.edu/ssr/ has many useful […] Read more

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. A paper presented to the Institute of Actuaries in 2004. The paper is available online from my publications page.

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. Despite its title, this report can be seen as the third in the Building the new Regulator series issued by the Financial Services Authority. It was […] Read more

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. Edited by James Pickford, this book is a collection of chapters by different authors that first appeared as a series in the Financial Times. The chapters […] Read more

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. http://www.tafkac.org/faq2k/compute_86.html is an interesting web page debunking the popular legend that the term bug was invented by Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper.

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. This special interest group provides a forum for research on spreadsheets. Its website is at http://www.eusprig.org and includes an excellent collection of spreadsheet horror stories. EuSpRIG […] Read more

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. The FSA is restructuring the prudential and systems and controls material in the Handbook, because of the implementation of the Capital Requirements Directive. The details of […] Read more

This entry, which describes an external link, was imported from my old website which is now defunct. I’ve therefore given it an artificial post date of 1 August 2002. This is the precursor to the Building the new Regulator series of reports issued by the Financial Services Authority. It describes the FSA’s statutory objectives and […] Read more

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