The global body for professional accountants

Investors expect auditors to read the whole of the annual report

ACCA responds to a proposed auditing standard that investors should welcome…

Global 22 Jul 2014
United Kingdom 21 Jul 2014

Policymakers warned of persistent risks as accountancy bodies publish five-year ‘health check’ of the global economic recovery

Threats to long term economic stability remain as countries recover from the global economic crisis, according to a five year review of finance professionals’ economic insights…

Global 21 Jul 2014

Survey shows public distrust in political leaders and businesses is hurting the global economy

Latin American businesses ready to spend cash reserves this year…

Global 18 Jul 2014

Sub-Saharan Stock Exchanges urged to introduce ESG reporting in their listing requirements

A handful of Sub-Saharan exchanges are showing initial signs of interest in ESG reporting, which must be supported…

Global 16 Jul 2014

Implementing the New European Accounting Directive: Making the right choices

In implementing the New European Accounting Directive, the Member States have choices which give them the chance to improve accounting in their country and those choices should be more evidence-based…

Belgium 16 Jul 2014

ACCA enjoys strong performance and is determined to build on successful year

ACCA enjoys strong performance and is determined to build on successful year…

Global 14 Jul 2014

Lack of relevant finance skills in Whitehall could be costing taxpayers money

Civil service “revolving door” affects public sector delivery …

United Kingdom 11 Jul 2014

Families in the UK unaware of tax breaks that could benefit children

UK families could be using simple tax breaks to save for their children in the future, but many parents are not aware of how they could be saving on tax, says ACCA…

United Kingdom 11 Jul 2014

Self-employed warned not to miss hidden holiday tax self-assessment deadline

The rising numbers of self-employed must not overlook the 31 July self-assessment tax payment deadline before their summer holiday getaway, says global accountancy body, ACCA or they risk hefty fines when then return home …

United Kingdom 11 Jul 2014