ACCA - The global body for professional accountants

Senior MPs to address Local Government Summit

David Blunkett and Margaret Hodge to speak at ACCA event…

United Kingdom 17 Sep 2013

Northants student is global prize winner for second time in a year

Jennifer Arber from Desborough has beaten more than 26,500 of her fellow ACCA students from around the world to finish top in her F7 (Financial Reporting) exam …

United Kingdom 17 Sep 2013

Ribble Valley accountant elected as new chair of Lancashire and Cumbria network

James Dawson becomes chair of ACCA Lancashire and Cumbria members’ network…

United Kingdom 17 Sep 2013

ACCA global forum calls for IASB to abandon planned new Standard on leasing

Additional complexities for accountants who deal with a large number of operating leases will arise from the IASB’s proposals says the Global Forum for Corporate Reporting…

Global 13 Sep 2013

Banking Union: towards a solid and sustainable integrated financial framework?

Banking Union: towards a solid and sustainable integrated financial framework? …

Europe 12 Sep 2013

Deadline for child benefit claims approaching

Parents have until 5 October to request self-assessment forms…

United Kingdom 11 Sep 2013

New report challenges practitioners to tackle SME clients’ foreign currency risk

Survey shows few small practitioners involved in FX transactions…

Global 9 Sep 2013

Home business boom in Cornwall could be missing tax breaks, says ACCA

20% of Caradon workers are home based businesses…

United Kingdom 9 Sep 2013

Home business boom in Wandsworth could be missing tax breaks, says ACCA

19% of Wandsworth workers are home based businesses …

United Kingdom 9 Sep 2013

Shadow banking: towards better identification, measurement and transparency?

ACCA says today’s publication by the European Commission of its Communication on shadow banking together with the proposal for a Regulation on MFF is a step in the right direction, but fails to fully acknowledge the role of regulation in both creating and tackling the ‘dark corners’ of the financial system…

Global 5 Sep 2013
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