ACCA responds to HM Treasury consultation on anti-money laundering

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has responded to HM Treasury’s current review of anti-money laundering (AML) supervision, which has called for a new Office for Professional Body AML Supervision (OPBAS) to oversee the AML supervision exercised by the professional bodies in the legal and accountancy sectors…

United Kingdom 23 Aug 2017

ACCA Scotland responds to Barclay Review of Business Rates

The Scottish Government has today (22 August) published the Barclay Review of Non-Domestic Business Rates…

Scotland 22 Aug 2017

Productivity comes under the spotlight at first ACCA / Jenson Fisher Business Forum

rade, talent and technology and their impact upon productivity were discussed at the first meeting of the ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) / Jenson Fisher Business Forum hosted by EQ Chartered Accountants in Dundee …

Scotland 18 Aug 2017

More young people look beyond university as best way to jump start their careers, says ACCA

• Over half (57%) of young people aged between 14-21 are open to alternative paths to university when pursuing their career • Over a quarter (26%) of young people see more value in apprenticeships • Young people value confidence over intelligence as a skill-set…

United Kingdom 15 Aug 2017

Scottish ACCA student tops world ranking for June 2017 ACCA exam success

Kayleigh Milne, an ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) student from Scotland, has achieved the top score for the P3 Business Analysis exam, making her a global prize-winner in the latest ACCA exam session…

Europe 14 Aug 2017

Businesses must grip ethics in the digital age finds global study

Organisations need to put ethics at the heart of securing public trust in the digital age according to a new global study of accountants and business leaders…

Ireland 11 Aug 2017

Businesses must grip ethics in the digital age finds global study

As the world marks the anniversary of the start of the global financial crisis, a new global study of accountants and business leaders has found that organisations need to put ethics at the heart of securing public trust in the digital age…

Global 10 Aug 2017

On anniversary of financial crisis, ACCA warns of new ethical risks

On the tenth anniversary of the global financial crisis, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) today warns that business cannot afford to be complacent about the importance of ethics …

United Kingdom 9 Aug 2017

Financial inclusion of MSMEs championed at United Nations event with ACCA and ICPAK in Kenya

Financial inclusion for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in sub-Saharan Africa was the central theme of an UNCTAD workshop recently held in Nairobi, Kenya UNCTAD partnered with the Kenyan government, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and ICPAK (the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya) to deliver this important event…

Africa and The Middle East 27 Jul 2017

Self-employed warned not to miss hidden holiday tax self-assessment deadline

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is reminding the rising numbers of self-employed not to overlook the July 31 self-assessment tax payment deadline before their summer holiday getaway, or they risk hefty penalties when they return home…

United Kingdom 26 Jul 2017
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