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Chief Financial Officers face a future of more risk management and more regulation

Global economic uncertainty and volatility, fluctuating energy prices and turbulent currency markets, along with a shift in economic power are among the many challenges which Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) will face in the future …

Global 15 Nov 2012

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

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

Tax self-assessment could be the new norm for many high earning families receiving Child Benefit, says ACCA

New website launched by HMRC to explain new rules for High Income Child Benefit …

United Kingdom 29 Oct 2012

Kenyan audit firm managing partner appointed to ACCA Global Forum

ACCA Fellow joins the Global Forum for Audit and Assurance…

Global 24 Oct 2012

IAASB project on auditor’s reports on the right track for investors, says ACCA

Responding to a consultation by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) about improvement to the auditor’s report ACCA concludes that the IAASB project is a good first step to innovative change in audit…

Global 18 Oct 2012
Global 11 Oct 2012

ACCA’s Accounting for the Future online event attracts 10,000 participants

More than 10,000 finance professionals have signed up to the worldwide Accounting for the future event organised by ACCA …

Global 5 Oct 2012

New salary and career survey shows employers welcome the skills of ACCA accountants

Research in the latest salary survey from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) shows career aspirations can be met in uncertain economic times…

Global 4 Oct 2012