The Forum of Firms was founded in 2002 as an association of networks which aims to harmonize the rules of global financial reporting and improve the quality of transnational audit work in the professional field. Conducts its business through its executive arm, the Transnational Auditors Committee, which is also a committee of IFAC.
HLB International is a member of the IFAC, the International Federation of Accountants, which unionized 163 organizations in 119 countries to protect the public interest by encouraging high quality practices executed by accountants Firma world.
In January 2008, HLB International Firm was admitted as a Full Member of the Forum of Firms (FOR), which is an organization of firms running audits of financial statements that are or may be used across national borders.
Keeping this membership with the IFAC Forum leads to the firm and its representatives and committed to complying with its obligations in accordance with International Standards on Auditing and the Code of Ethics of IFAC.
They are also required to comply with the requirements of additional training and continuing education. The firms also undergo additional security measures of quality. These are designed to complement the existing national monitoring schemes and other quality assurance that have been developed by national regulators and accounting bodies around the world governments.