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Other U.S. regulators

Title Description
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Established in 1887, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state, and local governments.
Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) The Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) is a nonprofit group comprising leaders from public company auditing firms, the American Institute of CPAs, and three members from outside the public company auditing profession.
Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) is a private-sector, nonprofit corporation, created by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, to oversee the auditors of public companies in order to protect the interests of investors and further the public interest in the preparation of informative, fair, and independent audit reports.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) In the United States, the public capital markets are regulated primarily by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), a national government agency.

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