The global body for professional accountants

ACCA welcomes the publication of the Green Action Plan for SMEs

Accountants can make both the short- and the long-term case for sustainability, says global accountancy body…

Europe 2 Jul 2014

ACCA welcomes the new Italian presidency of the EU

We share the Italian Presidency’s ambitious objective to move from austerity to growth policies says ACCA…

Europe 30 Jun 2014

‘Practice makes perfect’ tests for exam revision introduced by ACCA

Practice Tests are a new interactive study support resource from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) which allow students to identify their strengths and weaknesses and focus final revision before taking a live exam Practice Tests replicate the exact experience of a real live computer-based exam (CBE) and offer the same flexibility, instant results and convenience as CBEs…

Global 26 Jun 2014

Iraq crisis highlights risk of pillaged goods in supply chain maze

Legal and reputational threat to businesses could be crippling, says ACCA…

Global 25 Jun 2014
United Kingdom 23 Jun 2014

Research reveals multi-billion dollar promise of untapped Supply Chain Finance

Yet it makes up just 4% of the global financing market CFOs and FDs can make business-case for supply chain finance…

Global 23 Jun 2014

Transformation challenges greater than ever for global finance functions

ACCA think-tank outlines 10 key requirements needed for effective finance function change…

Global 23 Jun 2014

ACCA welcomes COREPER’s green light for a negotiating mandate on new rules aimed at clamping down on money laundering and terrorist financing

The keywords in fighting money laundering and terrorist financing throughout Europe and worldwide are transparency and consistency between EU rules and the international approach, says global accountancy body…

Europe 19 Jun 2014

ACCA hosts second annual alternative finance conference

Alternative finance has become the lifeblood of the small business sector The numbers of businesses accessing finance from non-traditional means is growing each year and so is the regulation that is required to ensure the stability of this market The new regulatory regime under the Financial Conduct Authority is just one of the topics up for discussion at the second annual Alternative Finance Conference organised by ACCA…

United Kingdom 13 Jun 2014

EC’s investigation on corporate income tax: special secret deals should be outlawed across the EU, says ACCA

On 11 June, the European Commission (EC) opened three formal investigations to examine the compliance with State Aid rules of decisions by Irish, Dutch and Luxembourgish tax authorities regarding the corporate income tax to be paid by Apple, Starbucks and Fiat Finance and Trade …

Europe 11 Jun 2014