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Accountancy futures Article Archive


Drivers of change: UK perspective - 27 February 2013

Fuel price rise fears and cyber security pose the greatest challenges for UK business in the short term, according to a new report from ACCA


Drivers of change interview | Marie McCrea - 13 February 2013

Marie McCrea, Partner at CIL in South Africa, talks to ACCA about the accountancy futures research Drivers of Change


Drivers of change interview | Rohit Talwar - 31 January 2013

Rohit Talwar, CEO of Fast Futures, talks to ACCA about the accountancy futures research Drivers of Change


Drivers of change interview | Kholeka Mzondeki - 24 January 2013

Kholeka Mzondeki, an independent non-executive director from South Africa and ACCA Council member, talks to ACCA about the findings from the latest Drivers of Change research.


A Brief History of the Future - 03 January 2011

Part of our research and insights agenda lets us examine the future of accounting, and by doing so reflect on our present.


The Value Creation Model for Business: 2010 and Beyond - 01 January 2010

This report shares insights from more than 500 business leaders on the value professional accountants bring to organisations of all sizes and all sectors.


Small business

ACCA has over 100 years' experience of working with the SME sector. We lobby governments, regulators and standard setters in the long-term interest of a healthy SME sector, and we support professional accountants so they can continue to function as the sector’s most trusted business advisers and finance managers.

About accountancy futures

The accountancy futures programme provides ACCA with powerful visions of the future, in response to emerging challenges in a range of areas. It provides a platform to look forward, to tune into the emerging trends and discussions in the global business and policy spheres and the latest reforms facing the world of finance.

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