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ACCA responds to BDRC Continental SME Finance Monitor Q4 2012 findings

Commenting on the findings, Emmanouil Schizas, ACCA Senior Economic Analyst, said: Two worrying trends emerge from the SME Finance Monitor findings…

United Kingdom 7 Mar 2013

Fuel prices and cyber-crime the biggest future concerns for UK businesses, says new report

Global focus is central to long term drivers for change amongst finance chiefs and senior executives …

Global 1 Mar 2013

New research shows convergence to international accounting standards in China brings greater transparency for investors, and benefits economy

New research commissioned by ACCA has found that convergence to IFRS has benefited the Chinese economy, by making accounting earnings more informative and therefore more useful to domestic and international investors…

China 26 Feb 2013

Restarting the SME credit market in Europe: what role for securitisation and the capital markets?

Hosted by Othmar Karas, MEP: 9 April 2013 6pm-8pm, followed by a cocktail reception - European Parliament, entrance place Luxembourg, Brussels…

Europe 26 Feb 2013

Business leaders join Accountants for Business global think-tank

Global forum appoints joiners to bring new thinking to the finance debate at ACCA and IMA …

Global 25 Feb 2013

ACCA named top accountancy body by PQ magazine

ACCA students take top honours …

United Kingdom 25 Feb 2013

ACCA welcomes provisional findings for the future of audit services in the UK

The ultimate outcome must be for the benefit of business and investors …

United Kingdom 22 Feb 2013

Manchester Metropolitan University head wins national award

Head of accounting and finance department wins boss of the year at PQ awards…

United Kingdom 18 Feb 2013

The new Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) proposals still do not lift all the existing concerns over an EU-only tax, says ACCA

ACCA fears that the implementation through enhanced cooperation of the revised FTT proposal, unveiled by the European Commission today, might lead to a potentially negative extra-territorial spill-over effect in non-participating member states…

Global 14 Feb 2013

Whistleblowing laws and audit independence must be promoted to build trust in public services, says ACCA report

Whistleblowing laws and policies must be promoted by finance professionals working in the public sector around the world, to ensure that communities can have full confidence in how their taxes are being spent, a new report by ACCA has said…

Global 13 Feb 2013
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