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The ten must-do’s for businesses and the accountancy profession in the decade ahead

Businesses and the accountancy profession will need to be better prepared to anticipate and respond to the unprecedented challenges of a volatile global economy while seeking and capitalising on opportunities, according to a survey of finance professionals around the world …

Global 27 Sep 2012

Reform of audit: No status quo but more transparency, quality and independence

Future of audit discussed at ACCA and ecoDa event at European Parliament …

Europe 27 Sep 2012

Talent management in the shared services world 'ineffective', finds ACCA

Global survey to be launched at Deloitte's annual European Shared Services Conference …

Global 25 Sep 2012

ACCA elects leading accountancy Professor as new President

Leading accountancy academic Professor Barry J Cooper from Australia has been elected President of ACCA …

Global 21 Sep 2012

General Anti Abuse Rule for the UK tax system – “certainty is lacking at this stage”, says ACCA

The scope and proposed timetable of the government’s GAAR has been questioned by ACCA today …

United Kingdom 19 Sep 2012

Ghanaian healthcare discussed in ACCA’s trip to Africa

ACCA’s chairman of the accountancy body’s health committee meets key figures in Ghana’s health sector…

Global 17 Sep 2012

'Give us a business bank that will still be around in 2050', says ACCA

It will take ‘decades’ to get the UK’s business bank right, says the global body for professional accountants…

United Kingdom 12 Sep 2012

Local government audit needs to be strengthened and clarified, says ACCA’s response to the Local Audit Bill consultation

The Local Audit Bill details the new proposed audit framework for local public bodies, the process for the appointment of auditors, and the regulatory framework for local public audit …

United Kingdom 10 Sep 2012

Accountancy profession will continue to lose credibility if it fails to demonstrate value to public

ACCA launches report entitled ‘Closing the Value Gap’ explores the role of accountants today and in the future …

Global 3 Sep 2012

The future of audit: towards more transparency, quality and independence

Sajjad Karim, MEP, is delighted to invite you to an informed roundtable organised by ACCA in partnership with ecoDa to discuss the various proposals linked to audit quality and transparency as well as those targeting independence and market structure…

Europe 23 Aug 2012