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We need long term thinking and integrated approach on the road to inclusive recovery, says ACCA

ACCA welcomes today's publication of the Green Paper on long-term financing of the European economy, and looks forward to contributing to this debate, crucial to restore EU's growth and competitiveness…

Europe 25 Mar 2013

ACCA welcomes Business Bank announcements

The Bank needs to be in it for the long term, says global professional body…

United Kingdom 21 Mar 2013

Budget 2013 – the public sector squeeze can only get tighter, says ACCA

While tax and childcare measures have been the story of yesterday’s Budget, ACCA says that the public sector cannot manage further cuts, particularly mid-term in office…

United Kingdom 21 Mar 2013

Highlights of the Council Meeting - March 2013

Council's first scheduled meeting of 2013 took place on Saturday 16 March…

United Kingdom 21 Mar 2013

Chancellor should have been bolder in boosting the economy, says ACCA

'Bland Budget' will not kick-start the British economy…

United Kingdom 20 Mar 2013

Private sector should be protecting the natural environment, say accountants in ACCA natural capital survey

Eighty-one per cent of accountants surveyed in ACCA’s (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) paper agreed about where responsibility for the environment lies…

Global 18 Mar 2013

Proposed international auditing standard will boost the quality of corporate reporting

ACCA welcomes proposed standard extending the audit to 'other information'…

United Kingdom 15 Mar 2013

Drive to reduce transparent reporting by SMEs should not be at expense of essential stakeholder safeguards, says ACCA

Trend towards de-regulating financial disclosures by SMEs is now widespread, but loss of transparency must be compensated for by alternative protections…

Global 13 Mar 2013

BIS Minister delivers keynote address at ACCA conference 'Accountants have a role in promoting alternative finance'

ACCA believes that 2013 can and should be the year that crowd-funding and peer-to-peer finance come of age…

United Kingdom 13 Mar 2013

We need a single set of accounting standards for the public sector to restore public trust, says ACCA

ACCA welcomes the recent European Commission’s report and staff working document on the suitability of IPSASs for the Member States, but calls on further governance steps to be undertaken…

Europe 13 Mar 2013