Gartner Research

Trends in Audit Departments’ Use of Remote Auditing

Published: 12 March 2019

ID: G00707562

Analyst(s): Audit Research Team

Summary

Overall, there is a gradual increase in audit departments conducting remote audits, primarily enabling audit leaders to make cost savings and increase flexibility.

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Increase in Use of Remote Auditing

Remote Audit Improves Utilization Rate of Auditors

Advantages of Conducting Remote Audits

Use of Remote Audits by Industry

Factors Facilitating Remote Audits

Factors Impeding Remote Audits

Looking Forward

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