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The Government is paying lip service to the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission says ACCA

Politicians face a simple choice – act on the recommendations of the Commission or face a lost generation…

United Kingdom 20 Oct 2014

Innovative ideas for ethics in finance wanted for prestigious prize of USD$20k project funding

The fifth Robin Cosgrove Prize has been launched – entries from those aged 35 and under are wanted…

Global 9 Oct 2014

Financial education for entrepreneurs: how to get it right?

Financial education needs a coordinated and integrated approach and to be taught as early as possible…

Global 9 Oct 2014

New era of collaboration between ACCA and SOEL

ACCA and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Greece sign high level strategic partnership agreement…

Global 7 Oct 2014

A Lord, a Dame and a Knight to speak at ACCA local government summit

Lord Andrew Adonis, Labour peer and former Minster for Schools and Transport Secretary; Dame Jane Roberts, chair of the New Local Government Network, and Sir Peter Rogers, Chair of Capacity Grid; are among the guest speakers for the second UK Local Government Summit, being held by ACCA …

United Kingdom 7 Oct 2014

Parties should ensure any tax change pledges are not just a popularity contest for the 2015 general election, says ACCA

Politicians face a simple choice – either raise taxes, cut spending or close the 'Tax Gap'…

United Kingdom 6 Oct 2014

HMRC chief quizzed by ACCA global forum on offshore tax evasion penalties

Jim Ferguson, deputy director at HMRC, talks shop with ACCA’s global tax experts …

United Kingdom 2 Oct 2014

Implementing the new audit reform: how to ensure the creation of a new vibrant market focused on quality

The challenge faced now by all stakeholders is implementing the new audit requirements in a consistent and constructive way …

Belgium 1 Oct 2014

Evaluating the impact of IFRS in the EU

Stakeholders discussed at the European Parliament the 6 main themes of the EC consultation on the impact of global accounting standards in Europe - the quality of IFRS, their costs and benefits in Europe, their enforcement and whether there should be changes to the IAS Regulation – and find that, although capable of improvement in a number of respects, IFRS are generally meeting their objectives in terms of capital markets…

Belgium 29 Sep 2014

Parties should ensure any tax change pledges are not just a popularity contest for the 2015 general election, says ACCA

Politicians face a simple choice – either raise taxes or help the taxman get the money he is owed…

United Kingdom 26 Sep 2014
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