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Finance experts join ACCA in imagining the future of business finance

Financing Futures project begins in Romania…

Romania 29 Nov 2012

ACCA’s position in Canada

For some time now, the CPA Canada website has described ACCA as "aggressively advancing a global expansion strategy that targets Canada" and stated that ACCA is "legally challenging the CA profession's legislated rights to the exclusive use of the name 'Chartered Accountant' in Canada"…

Canada 29 Nov 2012

KPMG and ACCA report calls on standard setters and Islamic banks to work together to harmonise financial reporting

The rapid global growth in Islamic finance means that action must be taken to ensure that the way in which it is reported financially is harmonised and made more consistent, a report, based on a series of high level international roundtables, by KPMG and ACCA has concluded…

Global 26 Nov 2012

PwC UK Chairman uses speech at ACCA International Assembly to call for accountancy profession to be brave in helping to rebuild trust in markets

The accountancy profession has a fundamental role to play in re-building trust in the reporting and assurance of the information on which markets rely, but it needs to be prepared to talk more openly about its role and be brave about considering any necessary changes, Ian Powell, Chairman and Senior Partner of the PwC UK has told the International Assembly of ACCA in London …

Global 22 Nov 2012

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