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ACCA reminds policymakers – modern apprenticeships mean more than just hard hats and hi-vis jackets

Responding to Ed Miliband’s speech today in which he unveiled the Labour Party’s pledge to guarantee an apprenticeship for every school leaver in England who 'gets the grades' by 2020, ACCA has urged policy makers to ensure quantity AND quality are at the fore when it comes to apprenticeships for young Britons…

United Kingdom 16 Feb 2015

Late payment costs jobs, but tread carefully or you risk jeopardising access to trade credit, ACCA warns policymakers

A nuanced approach is key to tackling the practice of late payment affecting small businesses, a new global study from ACCA shows…

Global 16 Feb 2015
Europe 12 Feb 2015

ACCA commits to greater flexibility for students and employers as latest exam results are released

Students and employers will benefit further from greater flexibility in exams offered by ACCA, the organisation has pledged, as the latest results show that more than 8,000 people have taken a step closer to being finance professionals…

Global 10 Feb 2015

ACCA appoints long-serving Alan Hatfield to key strategy and development role

ACCA has today announced the appointment of Alan Hatfield to the role of Executive Director – Strategy and Development…

Global 10 Feb 2015

Societas Unius Personae (SUP): what’s in it for SMEs?

Under the patronage of Marlene Mizzi, MEP…

Belgium 5 Feb 2015

New study points to global fears over sustainability of healthcare services

An international study of healthcare systems commissioned by ACCA and conducted by Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University has revealed that existing systems are unlikely to remain sustainable in the absence of additional funding and the adoption of new, innovative approaches to delivering healthcare services…

Global 5 Feb 2015

ACCA calls for education on ‘business basics’ after 180,000 miss self-assessment deadline

ACCA calls for education on ‘business basics’ after 180,000 miss self-assessment deadline…

United Kingdom 3 Feb 2015

ISO 22301 – International business standard gained by global professional accountancy body

The international standard for Business Continuity - ISO 22301 - has been awarded to ACCA …

Global 3 Feb 2015

Better late than never for tardy tax returns

ACCA’s head of taxation, Chas Roy-Chowdhury, gives his advice on what to do if you’ve missed the deadline for self-assessment which was 31 January…

United Kingdom 2 Feb 2015