Factiva.com and auditor changes

In an earlier post I mentioned the Factiva.com database as the source of unique information. The statement types in Factiva in the past offered this unique information at the top of each column of a financial snapshot report: Update Type/Date, Auditor/Accountant & Accounting Standard. Example:

Today I checked several companies and part of the information these days is gone. The Auditor/Accountant no longer is reported for each year separately. Only the latest/current auditor is now reported. This really is a pity as this was one of the very few sources that had this kind of information an annual level. Below you see a current example for the same company:


Referral post to previous blog

My older posts on the earlier blog remain available. Some links to specific sections are: