The global body for professional accountants

A flexible corporate governance framework can boost efficiency and performance for small businesses

A one-size-fits-all approach to corporate governance for SMEs will not work because their needs are vastly different to that of bigger corporations, says a new report from ACCA …

Global 29 Jun 2015

'Bridging the gap between education and the workplace: equipping people with the right skills for employment’

Skills gaps and educational mismatch across Europe must be tackled urgently; soft skills also matter – say EU policy experts …

Belgium 26 Jun 2015

Chancellor shouldn’t base his calculations on tax expectations

When the Chancellor announces his Budget next month a great deal of his calculations for cutting the UK deficit will be based on expected income, but the figures from the last Parliament tell us that he should be careful, warns ACCA…

United Kingdom 25 Jun 2015

CFOs will play critical role in the economic survival of the oil and gas industry, says ACCA

With oil prices slowly recovering from the dramatic fall last summer which forced global organisations to put multi-million dollar projects on ice, ACCA has detailed the key areas in which chief financial officers (CFOs) working in the sector can galvanise the finance function in the fight to future-proof their business in an ever more volatile market…

Global 22 Jun 2015

ACCA membership growth tops 5% as employers back qualification to ‘deliver complete finance professionals’

Demand for professionally qualified accountants on the rise across the world…

Global 18 Jun 2015

ACCA says the second EC “tax fairness” package is welcome, but stresses the need to be realistic about its implementation in a globalised world

The global accountancy body broadly endorses the proposals in the new EU Action Plan, but emphasises the need to think global and to be realistic regarding implementation issues…

Belgium 16 Jun 2015
Global 16 Jun 2015

ACCA UK’s Aspire to Lead campaign soon to hit the Glasgow streets

ACCA Scotland designates 22 June as ‘Leadership Day’ in Glasgow …

Global 15 Jun 2015

'Is an end to late payment on the cards?' asks ACCA

Trade credit needs a boost, says report …

Global 12 Jun 2015

New ACCA Middle East team on hand to boost the accountancy profession in the region

To support the development of the accountancy profession and the growing needs of its expanding customer base in the Middle East…

Africa and The Middle East 10 Jun 2015
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