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2015 Edition of the Robin Cosgrove prize : sense of urgency for “Ethics in finance”

Ethics is an indispensable link in the post-crisis regeneration of the financial industry, it is now urgent to go beyond the regulations and legal constraints and to understand through which measures ethics maybe be best activated- were the conclusions of the Ethics in finance-Robin Cosgrove Prize recently jointly organised by CFA institute and ACCA in Brussels, with Lord Hill, Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union Commissioner as key note speaker…

Global 15 Oct 2015

Self-assessment deadline approaching

Deadline for paper returns is 31 October…

Global 13 Oct 2015

ACCA comments on Europe’s Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB)

ACCA comments on Europe’s Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB)…

Global 9 Oct 2015

Southampton accountant best in the world

Poppy Taylor-Porter from PwC finished first in the world in her P7 exam…

Global 7 Oct 2015

Small and medium sized practices diversifying for success says first study of its kind from ACCA

Versatility is key to small and medium-sized practices as they compete for survival says new report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 6 Oct 2015

ACCA welcomes the publication of the CMU Action plan but warns against hasty design or poor implementation

The priority actions proposed today in the Action Plan on Building a Capital Markets Union (CMU) generally go in the right direction, but we need to make sure that they are correctly translated into law, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 30 Sep 2015

Assistant dean and FCCA appointed ACCA’s learning director

Dr Mary Bishop FCCA has been appointed ACCA’s director of learning…

Global 25 Sep 2015

Natural capital and the accountancy profession a natural fit say ACCA, FFI and KPMG

In their latest joint paper dealing with the issue of Natural Capital Accounting (NCA), three leading professional, campaigning and business organisations say that the accountancy profession has an important role to play in promoting the concept of NCA among businesses, investors, governments and wider society…

Global 24 Sep 2015

Glowing Report for ACCA from national regulator

ACCA has been given praise from SQA Accreditation for its self-assessment report on awarding body business procedures and continuous improvement…

Scotland 21 Sep 2015

IFRS in the EU: ten years on

EU stakeholders discuss the EC evaluation report on the implementation of IFRS in the EU and the next steps at a recent ACCA and EGIAN conference in Brussels…

Belgium 18 Sep 2015
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