Saturday, April 25, 2015

Federal Reserve Board Hires New Auditor, Clive W. Blackwood

Perhaps in answer to a growing conservative call for an audit of the Federal Reserve, Clive W. Blackwood was named executive vice president and general auditor by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.  

Blackwood will take office June 1, 2015 and will be responsible for conducting internal audits at the New York Fed. He was hired by, and will be reporting directly to, the Board of Directors about the nature of the audits. He will also liaison between the Office of the Inspector General of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System as well as the Government Accountability Office.

“Clive has distinguished himself as an auditor and a leader both at the New York Fed and across the System and he will be a great general auditor,” said William C. Dudley, president and chief executive officer of the New York Fed.

Blackwood holds a bachelor's of science degree in accounting from NYU and is a Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Financial Services Auditor and a Certified Bank Auditor. He has worked in various capacities at the Federal Reserve for 10 years. Prior to that he worked as an audit director at American Express and auditor at KPMG.
GovernmentAuctions

Gerber Pocket KnivesGet ready for summer fishing trips with this assorted lot of 30 Gerber knives. These fine-quality knives are not only perfect for knife enthusiasts, but also for collectors. They’re also ideal for buyers who want to flip the knives individually for a profit. These knives come in an assortment of various sizes, colors, types, models, and conditions. They also include both fine and serrated blades. The knives all appear to be in great shape but an inspection of this auction is still strongly encouraged prior to bidding. The current asking price for this bulk auction is just $137 with 3 online bids already placed and just 2 days, 20 hours, and 36 minutes remaining. To find out more about this deal, simplyactivating your free trial now.