Publications & Media

​The Financial Services Audit Center offers multiple publications to meet the various needs of the financial services audit community. With a wide range of offerings from briefs to blogs, there is a wealth of information to meet your needs.

IIA Financial Services SmartBrief

The IIA Financial Services SmartBrief, a monthly eNewsletter, helps you stay on top of emerging issues within the financial services sector and the profession by delivering a monthly snapshot of market news and issues affecting internal auditors and their stakeholders. This complimentary benefit offers a quick read that will keep you up-to-date on the latest news and trends in our industry.

Financial Services Audit Center Knowledge Briefs

Financial Services Audit Center Knowledge Briefs are short articles focused on specific topics important to financial services auditors. The Knowledge Briefs provide access to relevant information from The IIA and our partners that you can immediately apply within your own organization.

Financial Services Audit Center Blog

Throughout the year, the Financial Services Audit Center blog, Perspectives on Financial Services, will feature thoughts and insight from IIA staff and guest bloggers from all corners of the financial services industry. Check in regularly for commentary on topics relevant to the financial services auditor and share your point of view with other professionals in our community.

​Internal Auditor Magazine


Internal Auditor magazine shares timely, helpful — indispensable — information for professionals who want to keep pace with the diverse, dynamic field of internal auditing. The IIA’s award-winning magazine is host to an online counterpart,, which connects you to internal audit insight like never before, offering thought leadership and knowledge sharing through industry research, guidance, blogs, e-newsletters, resource centers, and online libraries.

The IIA Research Foundatio​​n​ Bookstore

The IIA Research Foundation Bookstore 

With hundreds of titles to choose from, including training materials, certification preparation resources, interactive programs, and more, The IIA Research Foundation Bookstore is your one-stop shop for audit resources. All Bookstore products are reviewed by internal auditors to guarantee a perfect fit.​​​​