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Queen’s Speech: ACCA says focus on growth for business an important step

Global accountancy body welcomes announcements about regulation and pensions…

United Kingdom 8 May 2013

Smaller companies will struggle with new going concern proposals, warns ACCA

UK companies could lose out under going concern plans…

United Kingdom 8 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

ACCA backs important move towards enhancing the transparency of large businesses on social and environmental matters at EU level

ACCA backs important move towards enhancing the transparency of large businesses on social and environmental matters at EU level…

Europe 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

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
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