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Non-financial information disclosure: towards a more sustainable and comparable corporate reporting regime?

co-hosted by MEPs Howitt and Baldassarre - 4 June 2013, 3pm-6pm, followed by a cocktail reception: European Parliament, Brussels, Room PHS 7C050…

Europe 7 May 2013

FRC auditor’s report proposals too important to rush

ACCA welcomes proposed FRC move to give shareholders more information about the audit…

United Kingdom 2 May 2013

Finance ‘super hub’ cities to draw in top talent, says ACCA

Emerging finance ‘super hub’ cities are likely to attract the world’s best emerging finance and accounting talent, while traditional finance career hierarchies could be disrupted as the hunt for the next generation of finance leaders changes course in the wake of the changing face of global finance operations, says a new report from ACCA…

Global 2 May 2013

ACCA welcomes the balanced approach on the audit package adopted by the JURI committee

ACCA welcomes today’s vote on MEP Karim’s report on the audit package in the JURI Committee and commends the compromise efforts of the rapporteurs and shadow rapporteurs…

Europe 25 Apr 2013

Widespread business optimism gives global economy a temporary boost, reveals Global Economic Conditions Survey in Q1 2013

The underlying reason for the UK’s loss of capacity may instead be that business opportunities dwindled in Q1, falling to levels comparable to a year ago That said, the medium-term trend in business opportunities is flat, so capacity should stabilise…

Global 23 Apr 2013
Global 16 Apr 2013

Business community urged to give views on new global corporate reporting framework

Business leaders and investors around the world are urged by ACCA to help shape the future of corporate reporting by ensuring they respond to a consultation document on the development of a framework for Integrated Reporting, issued today by the IIRC…

Global 16 Apr 2013

Future of IFRS: what purpose(s) do we want annual accounts to serve?

Co-hosted by Dr Syed Kamall MEP and Theodor Dumitru Stolojan MEP - 8 May 2013, 10am-1pm: European Parliament, room ASP 5 E2 followed by a sandwich lunch…

Europe 15 Apr 2013

ACCA China presents Achievement Awards for services to the accountancy profession

ACCA Awards given to four individuals for their significant contributions to developing the global accounting and finance profession in China…

China 12 Apr 2013

Whole of Government Accounts show much-needed transparency on public spending, but more can be done, says ACCA

The Whole of Government Accounts (WGA), published by the Treasury, shine a spotlight on public spending in the UK, but ACCA believes this important financial document can bring better benefits for financial decision making across Government …

United Kingdom 12 Apr 2013