EisnerAmper Ireland hosts Governance and Regulatory Update for Fund iNEDs
On 5 October 2017, EisnerAmper Ireland hosted a Governance and Regulatory Update for Fund iNEDs in Shanahan’s on the Green, Dublin 2. The evening provided a great opportunity to connect with Fund iNEDs and to introduce members of our team, including Nick Tsafos, Audit Partner in EisnerAmper’s New York office and Chairman of the Board of EisnerAmper Global.
- Implementing EU Audit Reform – what iNEDs need to know to oversee compliance
- Key financial reporting considerations for iNEDs
- Distilling CP 86’s requirements – what iNEDs need to know about the Organisational Effectiveness role
At EisnerAmper Ireland, we create business and compliance solutions for asset managers and their Fund iNEDs – providing audit, internal audit, risk & regulatory, tax and advisory services. If you have any queries or if we can assist you in any way, please do not hesitate to contact Tom Brennan, Ray Kelly or Ian Wilson.
EisnerAmper Ireland joins “Ireland: Gateway to Europe” in San Francisco & Palo Alto
EisnerAmper Ireland’s Cormac Doyle, Partner and Head of Tax and Jennifer Kelly, Partner and Head of Outsourcing travelled to San Francisco and Palo Alto to take part in “Ireland: Gateway to Europe“. Co-founded by EisnerAmper Ireland in 2012, “Ireland:Gateway to Europe” is a not-for-profit collective of Irish service providers who showcase Ireland as Europe’s premier investment location by providing international companies seeking to expand into Europe with a secure resource network for business expansion, and access to an experienced, professional network of service providers. 2017 is the first year the event has taken place, both in the UK in April and in the US in September.
On 27 September 2017, Ireland: Gateway to Europe hosted “An Evening Celebrating Transatlantic Culture” in the EisnerAmper San Francisco office. The evening consisted of drinks, canapés and discussions on building transatlantic work culture with Twitter, AdRoll and Netflix and welcomed alumni of Trinity College Dublin and Boston College.
The evening featured a ‘fireside chat’ with Patty McCord. Patty served as Chief Talent Officer of Netflix for 12 years and co-authored the Netflix Culture Deck, a presentation that has achieved more than 16 million views. According to Harvard Business Review, Netflix Culture Deck “reinvented HR” and Sheryl Sandberg has said it “may be the most important document ever to come out of Silicon Valley.”Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland attends UCD and DCU Graduate Fairs
On Tuesday 26 September, Fabio Loyola, EisnerAmper Ireland’s HR Manager, Evan O’Quigley, Marketing Executive, Barry Horan, Semi-Senior in EisnerAmper Ireland’s International Business team, and Iain Fitzgerald, Trainee in EisnerAmper Ireland’s Financial Services team, represented the Firm at the UCD Business, Finance and Management Careers Fair in O’Reilly Hall, UCD. The event was attended by 55 other companies and over 1,200 undergraduate students.
On Thursday 28 September, Audrone Medele, Semi-Senior in our Financial Services team, Thomas Territt and Sarah Ryan, Trainees in our International Business team, attended DCU’s Accounting, Business, Finance & Law Fair in in the Helix in DCU’s Glasnevin Campus. The event was attended by over 50 companies.
Below are some photographs from both events.Life at EisnerAmper Ireland →
EisnerAmper LLP Recognised as Best North American Accounting Firm at Hedgeweek’s U.S. Service Providers Awards
Our US colleagues, EisnerAmper LLP, have been voted the Best North American Accounting Firm by Hedgeweek, one of the hedge fund industry’s leading publications in the United States, at its annual Hedgeweek U.S. Service Providers Awards gala in New York City. Hedgeweek’s audience of investors and fund managers were independently surveyed by the publication to measure service provider excellence.
“We are extremely proud to be named as the Best North American Accounting firm by Hedgeweek’s readers. Our selection as Best North American Accounting Firm speaks to the commitment that our partners and staff have to provide our clients with an unmatched combination of service and expertise,” said Charly Weinstein, EisnerAmper LLP’s Chief Executive Officer.
For further details on how EisnerAmper Ireland’s Funds & Private Equity team can assist you, please click here.
Frank Napolitani publishes articles with HFM
Frank Napolitani, our colleague from EisnerAmper LLP and Director of EA Financial Services team, recently published two interesting articles with HFM US. In his article “Due Diligence and Manager Selection”, Frank outlines some of the key areas which are routinely discussed during the operational due diligence process and additionally discusses the out-performance of smaller managers and some of the key traits that investors look for in successful hedge fund managers. In the second article, Frank reflects on the current trend of niche credit-focused hedge fund launches.
HFM is a leading hedge-fund industry publication in the US. EisnerAmper LLP, our US partner, recently won the ‘Best North American Accounting Firm’ award at the annual Hedgeweek US Service Provider Awards.
For further details on how EisnerAmper Ireland’s Financial Services team can assist you, please click here.
Diarmaid O’Keeffe to address Chartered Accountants Ireland and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants at Credit Union Auditor Update
Diarmaid O’Keeffe, Partner and Head of Financial Services at EisnerAmper Ireland, will address the Annual Credit Union Auditor Update hosted by Chartered Accountants Ireland and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants. The update will be held in Chartered Accountants House on 27 September 2017.
Diarmaid will be discussing issues arising in practice relating to the application of FRS 102 to Credit Union financial statements. Other speakers will include Anna Marie Finnegan of the Registry of Credit Unions, Mark Kenny and Conal Kennedy of Chartered Accountants Ireland in addition to John Callaghan of Moore Stephens.
To find out more about the event, which will cover 2 CPD hours, click here.
For further details on how EisnerAmper Ireland’s Financial Services team can assist Credit Unions, please visit our Credit Union page.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland host “Le NETwork” with the France Ireland Chamber of Commerce
On Tuesday 12 September, EisnerAmper Ireland hosted “Le NETwork”, the France Ireland Chamber of Commerce monthly working group dedicated to SMEs and entrepreneurs, at the Beacon Hotel, Sandyford. Senator Neale Richmond, Spokesman on EU Affairs and Chair of the Brexit Committee in Seanad Éireann, was the guest speaker of the day.
Gavin Redmond, Supervisor in EisnerAmper Ireland’s International Business team, Barry Horan and Thomas Territt, both members of EisnerAmper Ireland’s International Business team, attended the event. Gavin delivered a presentation to the participants on ‘Making Trade Happen’, giving an overview of EisnerAmper Ireland’s International Business team and the services that we provide.
At EisnerAmper Ireland, we create business and compliance solutions to make trade happen. This includes assisting and advising global technology and life sciences businesses, financial institutions and their advisors on internationalisation. To read more about our services to the International business community, see our International Trade page.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland launch Facebook Careers Page
EisnerAmper Ireland recently launched its Facebook Careers page and to mark the occasion a launch party was held for all staff.
The ‘EisnerAmper Ireland Careers’ page has been created to communicate with university students, graduates and others interested in pursuing a career in accounting. Our team will be attending graduate fairs at campuses across Ireland in September and October to meet with students and promote our firm’s excellent graduate training programme.
Our Facebook page has also coincided with the launch of our updated ‘training brand’ which will be used in future communications relating to our recruitment and training & development initiatives.
To check out the new page, click here.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland’s Annual Golf Day
On Thursday 31 August, EisnerAmper Ireland hosted its annual Corporate Golf Challenge in Powerscourt Golf Club, Enniskerry. The event was a great success and we were delighted to have the opportunity for members of our team to connect with so many clients and friends of our Firm. A total of 15 teams spent a very enjoyable afternoon playing golf, which was followed by a BBQ and refreshments in the Clubhouse.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland staff celebrate Summer Party 2017
On Friday 11 August, EisnerAmper Ireland took all of its staff on a mini-cruise holiday followed by dinner and drinks in a mystery ‘exotic’ location.
The EAI team enjoyed an afternoon boat tour from Dun Laoghaire East Pier to Howth, Co. Dublin, followed by dinner and drinks overlooking the sea with a view of Ireland’s Eye. The evening was a great success and provided an opportunity for newer members of the team to get to know the rest of the Firm, and for all employees to enjoy a break from working hard on behalf of our clients.
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EisnerAmper Ireland hosts table at Ladies’ Day at the Dublin Horse Show
EisnerAmper Ireland’s tax & international business team yesterday hosted a table at Ladies’ Day at the Dublin Horse Show in the RDS. Cormac Doyle, Partner & Head of Tax and & Jennifer Kelly, Partner and Head of Outsourcing were joined by clients, contacts and our colleagues in IDA Ireland. The day was centred around the national & international show jumping competitions and was a great opportunity to network and socialise.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland and ViClarity launch Investment Risk Management Solution
EisnerAmper Ireland and ViClarity, a leading global supplier of RegTech and FinTech solutions to the Financial Services market, recently hosted Credit Union training events which included the launch of ViClarity’s Investment Risk Management Solution for Credit Unions. Dave Montgomery, Partner and Head of Risk & Regulatory and Kilian Doyle, Director of Advisory at EisnerAmper Ireland were among those to address attendees.
ViClarity’s compliance monitoring platform is one of the most advanced systems of its kind today. It is used to track the performance of governance, risk and compliance controls and delivers a full audit trail with an intuitive ease of use.
EisnerAmper Ireland and ViClarity announced their FinTech and RegTech partnership in May 2017. The partnership provides a comprehensive blend of expertise through EisnerAmper Ireland’s industry experience and subject matter expertise with ViClarity’s award winning technological solutions.Latest News →