List of Abbreviations

AC Audit Committee
ACCA Chartered Association of Certified Accountants
AICPA American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
CAE Chief Audit Executive
CBOK Common Body of Knowledge
CEO Chief Executive Officer
CFO Chief Finance Officer
CG Corporate Governance
CICA Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
CIMA Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
CIO Chief Information Officer
COSO Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission
CPA Certified Public Accountant
CPD Continuing Professional Development
CPE Continuing Professional Education
CRO Chief Risk Officer
CRSA Control Risk Self-Assessment
CRSA Control and Risk Self-Assessment
CSA Control Self-Assessment
DF Director of Finance
DP Data Protection
EA External Audit
ERM Enterprise Risk Management
FCO Foreign and Commonwealth Office
FSA Financial Services Authority
GAAP Generally Accepted Accounting Policies
GAIN Global Audit Information Network
GAO Government Accountability Office
GRC Governance, Risk and Control
HM Her Majesty's
HR Human Resource
HRM Human Resource Management
IA Internal Audit
IC Input Control
ICAEW Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
ICE Internal Control Evaluation
ICQ Internal Control Questionnaire
IIA Institute of Internal Auditors
IPPF International Professional Practices Framework
IRC INFOSEC Research Council
IS Information Systems
ISO International Standards ...

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