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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

A new collaborative report explores the preparedness of the accounting profession to respond to declining natural capital

ACCA, KPMG and Fauna & Flora International have investigated the concept and existing use of materiality in light of the increasing significance of natural capital as a business risk The new report entitled: Is natural capital a material issue? An evaluation of the relevance of ecosystem services to accounting professionals and the private sector will be officially launched at a briefing event held in London today…

Global 9 Nov 2012

Unleashing entrepreneurial potential in Europe

UEAPME and ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) are therefore happy to invite you to a roundtable aiming to discuss and exchanges best practices on how to identify and remove key obstacles to entrepreneurial activities, support entrepreneurs in starting up businesses and help them to face challenges…

Europe 6 Nov 2012