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ACCA members celebrated in 35 under 35 lists

Several members of ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) have been honoured in the Accountancy Age and Financial Director’s 35 under 35 2016 lists…

Global 6 Jun 2016

More than 1,500 finance professionals sign up to hear ‘cold, hard EU Referendum facts’ as decision day looms

With less than a month until the vote, ACCA hosted a webinar designed to lay out key economic facts ahead of EU Referendum…

Global 2 Jun 2016

ACCA sets out ‘magnificent seven’ attributes vital to success in modern business

Major new international study from ACCA discovers what makes the ‘perfect professional’ in 2016 and beyond…

Global 2 Jun 2016

ACCA expresses concern over delays in Whole of Government Accounts publication

In the pre recess rush to publish many reports, sixth UK Whole of Government Accounts may go unnoticed says ACCA…

Global 27 May 2016

Education and training 2020 - giving today's young people the workplace skills they will need

EU Experts discussed how to make sure that education and training systems promote the employability, skills and innovation young people need, and increase social mobility and equality at a recent ACCA-PwC conference in Brussels…

Global 26 May 2016

ACCA responds to IAASB’s proposal on enhancing audit quality

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has responded to IAASB’s (International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board) Invitation to Comment, Enhancing Audit Quality in the Public Interest: A Focus on Professional Skepticism, Quality Control and Group Audits (the ITC)…

Global 17 May 2016

Arabic International Public Sector Accounting Standards Certification by Deloitte & ACCA

Deloitte and ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) launched today the ACCA Certificate in International Public Sector Accounting Standards in Arabic (Cert IPSAS in Arabic) …

Global 16 May 2016

Sustainability reporting in danger of losing its momentum says ACCA and CDSB in new report

Despite pressing concerns about climate change and growing understanding of the impact of business activities on the planet, sustainability reporting is failing to fulfil its potential…

Global 12 May 2016

‘Actions speak louder than words’ when it comes to fighting corporate malpractice, ACCA tells firms.

By doing ‘the right thing’ firms can emerge from a crisis with enhanced trust, both internally and externally Organisations not individuals are responsible for ensuring whistle-blowers feel secure enough to speak up Robust processes and a commitment to visible action are vital…

Global 10 May 2016

Businesses blind to customer buying habits

Less than half of businesses know who their most profitable customers are, according to new research by KPMG and the ACCA The global report, which took in the views of 1,100 accountants from more than 90 countries around the world, found that companies still focus their financial measurement on product or service lines, rather than customers …

Global 29 Apr 2016
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