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Credit and finance leaders join forces to help small businesses get paid on time

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), Experian, the Forum of Private Business and the Institute of Credit Management (ICM), have published a new brief guide to ensuring prompt payment, aimed at owners and managers of small businesses…

Global 6 Feb 2012
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Cable takes important first step on board pay

The Government is heading in the right direction on board pay, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Setting private sector board pay should remain a decision for companies themselves, but pay should always be balanced with shareholder value and company performance Vince Cable’s intervention comes at the right time, but it should be the first step in wider efforts to promote active shareholder engagement…

Global 24 Jan 2012

IIRC and ACCA – sharing premises

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) has moved into ACCA’s (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) offices in London, UK…

Global 19 Jan 2012

Global trade drying up, says largest ever economic survey of finance professionals

Finance professionals believe there will be a renewed global economic downturn in 2012 as the largest ever quarterly survey of professional accountants shows that international trade continued to dry up at the end of last year …

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Accountants have key role to play in fight against climate change, says ACCA

Accountants have the technical skills and expertise to make a real difference to climate change mitigation activities, according to businesses and climate change experts in a new report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) as COP17, the latest stage in international efforts to limit human impacts on the environment, gets under way in Durban, South Africa…

Global 28 Nov 2011