Scottish ACCA student awarded Gold Medal at International Women’s Day ceremony

Kayleigh Milne, an ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) student from Scotland, has been awarded a Gold Medal in recognition of coming first in the world for her performance in her December exams She received the award from ACCA Vice-President Jenny Gu at a special members’ ceremony in Glasgow for International Women’s Day …

Scotland 12 Mar 2018

Business leaders must embrace the broader benefits of integrated thinking

Companies reporting under the International Integrated Reporting () Framework have, for the most part, made striking progress in quality over the last year but there’s scope for businesses to reap more benefits by embedding integrated thinking into internal decision-making processes, according to ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 12 Mar 2018

Can igniting the entrepreneurial spirit blaze through the glass ceiling for women?

Developing an entrepreneurial spirit could be key to breaking through the glass ceiling…

Global 9 Mar 2018

New European crowdfunding legal framework needs to strike the right balance to allow alternative sources of finance to grow, says ACCA

ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) welcomes the publication of the European Commission’s proposal towards creating a harmonised legal framework across Europe for its crowdfunding market, together with its FinTech Action plan …

Europe 8 Mar 2018

ACCA welcomes the publication of the Sustainable Finance Action Plan

ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) shares the European Commission’s view that time has come for a renewed, global approach to managing and promoting the financial system more sustainably …

Europe 8 Mar 2018

ACCA Malaysia Launches Women’s Network in Conjunction with International Women’s Day 2018

ACCA's past-president Datuk Alexandra Chin FCCA chairs the new panel…

Malaysia 8 Mar 2018

Glass ceiling cracked, but not smashed

#pressforprogress is this year's International Women's Day theme…

Global 6 Mar 2018

ACCA and Trinity College Dublin sign MOU

New partnership offers cutting-edge executive training programmes…

Ireland 5 Mar 2018

UK Corporate Governance Code must focus on principles and outcomes, says ACCA

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has called for a stronger focus on understanding and applying the principles of good corporate governance, rather than a compliance-led ‘box ticking’ approach, in the UK Corporate Governance Code (the Code) In a submission to the Financial Reporting Council’s public consultation on proposed changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code and Guidance on Board Effectiveness, ACCA says…

Global 2 Mar 2018

New capacity building project will shape the accountancy profession in Lao

A new agreement has been signed between ACCA and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Lao to further develop and sustain the accountancy profession in the country …

Global 28 Feb 2018
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