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Maystadt Review: ensuring EU influence over global financial reporting standards

Special adviser Philippe Maystadt discussed the findings of his review on EU endorsement of IFRS with stakeholders at the European Parliament…

Europe 3 Dec 2013
Global 3 Dec 2013
Global 3 Dec 2013

'Improved transparency in auditor reporting - making this a reality in the European market'

The IAASB proposals towards improving auditor reporting are a welcome step in the right direction, but some tensions remain Consistency and convergence of existing and upcoming initiatives in this field are crucial, revealed an expert roundtable organised in Brussels by the FRC and ACCA…

Europe 2 Dec 2013

ACCA Kazakhstan opens special exam centre in Atyrau

ACCA Kazakhstan reaches an important milestone in Kazakhstan by the soon-to-be opened special examination centre in Atyrau…

Kazakhstan 27 Nov 2013

ACCA honours two giants of the accountancy profession

Two giants of the accountancy profession have been awarded honorary membership of ACCA …

Global 27 Nov 2013

Realising career ambitions a high priority for ACCA members, reports global careers survey

Seventy-five per cent of ACCA members have set timeframes for achieving their career aspirations, finds the latest careers survey by ACCA…

Global 25 Nov 2013

New EC amendments to the Parent-Subsidiary Directive: a good move towards better tax governance

ACCA welcomes today’s publication of the amendments to the Parent-Subsidiary Directive It is a key piece of EU company law legislation, which will hopefully help in reducing tax avoidance in Europe by closing existing legal loopholes that some companies have been using to escape paying their fair share of fiscal contribution…

Europe 25 Nov 2013

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement is likely to be covering old ground says ACCA

ACCA predicts what will be announced in the forthcoming Autumn Statement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne…

United Kingdom 21 Nov 2013

New standards will turn spotlight on audit

ACCA responds to an IAASB consultation on standards for auditor reporting …

Global 19 Nov 2013