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ACCA urges local councils to think local first to support UK SMEs

New research shows local businesses are suffering at the hands of local councils…

United Kingdom 22 Nov 2012

Chancellor’s Autumn Statement unlikely to offer any early Christmas presents, says ACCA

ACCA looks ahead to what may be announced in the Autumn Statement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne…

United Kingdom 21 Nov 2012

MFF 2014-2020: more funds for competitiveness of enterprises, growth and jobs, says ACCA

ACCA hopes EU leaders will be able to find a reasonable agreement on the long-term budget – the so-called multi-annual financial framework (MFF) 2014-2020- during the forthcoming EU summit that will take place in Brussels on 22 and 23 November…

Europe 21 Nov 2012

Narrative reporting reform needs an integrated future says ACCA’s Global Forum

ACCA’s Global Forum for Business Law has urged BIS to work towards a coherent framework for the future structure of narrative reporting in the UK…

United Kingdom 20 Nov 2012

European awards success for ACCA Brussels manager

Cecile Bonino has won a prestigious award at the European Public Affairs Awards 2012 …

Europe 15 Nov 2012

Chief Financial Officers face a future of more risk management and more regulation

Global economic uncertainty and volatility, fluctuating energy prices and turbulent currency markets, along with a shift in economic power are among the many challenges which Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) will face in the future …

Global 15 Nov 2012

IFRS in the US - adoption will happen in the long run, US investors tell ACCA

US investors expect that the country will eventually adopt International Financial Reporting Standards, but that the process will take time and need substantial investment in staff and training, finds new research from ACCA published today in a report called IFRS in the US: An investor’s perspective …

Global 14 Nov 2012

Inviting submissions for new Business Finance Awards

New awards will recognise excellence in business and public sector finance across the UK for finance directors and their teams…

United Kingdom 13 Nov 2012

'Traditional economic models unsustainable', says ACCA in a report about China and the green economy

The accountancy profession must play a role in developing strategies and solutions to help in China’s sustainability transformation…

Global 13 Nov 2012

HMRC toolkits for tax agents and advisors welcomed by ACCA

HM Revenue and Customs is reminding tax professionals of its toolkits to help experts when filling out returns…

United Kingdom 12 Nov 2012