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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

Former Securities and Futures Commission director becomes global Vice President of ACCA

A former director of Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), Leo Lee, has been elected global Vice President of ACCA …

Global 17 Sep 2015

BDO Ireland partner becomes ACCA Deputy President

Corporate restructuring and healthcare specialist elected at AGM …

Global 17 Sep 2015

New ACCA President pledges to inspire young people in her year in office

Alexandra Chin is first Malaysian to hold prestigious role …

Global 17 Sep 2015

ACCA and IMA explore future challenges facing the accounting profession

Signature research agenda launches with new website and SoMoClo report…

Global 15 Sep 2015

New report from ACCA calls on corporate world to lead the way in fight for children’s rights

Following publication of a new report on children’s rights, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and Unicef have joined forces to call for greater transparency from companies on the issue…

Global 14 Sep 2015
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