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ACCA welcomes the endorsement of the compromise texts on audit by the JURI committee

The global accountancy body now hopes that the European Parliament and the Council give their final nod before the end of the current legislature…

Global 21 Jan 2014

'Prudence and accountability' central to IASB Conceptual Framework, says ACCA

Important areas are missing from the concepts for the preparation and presentation of financial statements, says ACCA in its official response to the IASB’s consultation Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting…

Global 14 Jan 2014

Integrated reporting to create value in ACCA Qualification

ACCA is the first global accountancy body to introduce integrated reporting into its qualification…

Global 8 Jan 2014

CFO Month marks the rise of techno-finance chief in 2014

January 2014 is the second ACCA and IMA CFO Month, which champions the role of finance chiefs…

Global 6 Jan 2014

Don’t leave your tax return until the last minute

The Christmas holidays may be just around the corner, but don’t let the season of good will cost you more than it should Forgetting about your self-assessment tax return could leave you facing a fine from the tax man, ACCA has warned today …

Global 19 Dec 2013

ACCA welcomes the informal trilogue agreement on the EU audit reform and its endorsement by COREPER

Difficult negotiations and controversies on some aspects of the reform of the audit sector shall not undermine the significant progress achieved towards increasing audit quality and re-establishing investor confidence, says global accountancy body…

Global 17 Dec 2013

Highlights of the Council meeting held on 23 November 2013

Council’s final meeting of 2013 took place at 29 Lincoln’s Inn Fields on 23 November This was held immediately following the annual meeting of ACCA’s International Assembly Assembly members Ahmad Darwish (UAE) and Roy Tsang (Hong Kong) were invited to give oral reports to Council on the outcomes of the Assembly meeting, focusing on the discussions around ACCA’s future strategy…

Global 16 Dec 2013

CFO for government is a necessary move, says ACCA

Proposal for a DG for spending and finance a welcome move …

Global 16 Dec 2013

'Transparency crucial' for the public sector, says Philippe Peusch-Lestrade at ACCA’s Global Public Sector Conference

Lack of accountability and transparency must be addressed by governments in order to improve public trust, financial management and financial reporting…

Global 16 Dec 2013

New chairs for ACCA’s global forums announced to lead fresh thinking in the debates of the accountancy profession

Three new chairs have been announced to continue the leading role that ACCA’s global forums are developing on key issues in the global accountancy profession…

Global 11 Dec 2013
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