Don’t get caught out by fast approaching HMRC self-assessment deadline warns ACCA

The deadline for those who complete their self-assessment tax return on paper is approaching fast, warns ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) …

United Kingdom 23 Oct 2017

Business confidence hits record highs across Asia while continuing to fall in the US, says Global Economic Conditions Survey

Global economic confidence has improved slightly this quarter, as high performance across Asia and Africa offset depressed confidence in the Middle East and the Americas…

Global 23 Oct 2017

Professional scepticism: inside the mind of the auditor

The issue of professional scepticism in audit remains a critical area Auditors’ perceived lack of professional scepticism is seen by audit oversight bodies and the public as being at the root of issues with audit quality This criticism has risen in importance since the global financial crisis, and auditors and standard-setters are under pressure to enhance professional scepticism …

Global 19 Oct 2017

ACCA holds global conference on regulation

ACCA holds global summit on regulation …

Global 18 Oct 2017

Northern Ireland workplaces amongst least ethical in the UK says ACCA

• New research reveals that ethics is ‘not at all important’ in 11% of workplaces in Northern Ireland, yet 100% believe they act ethically in work • 17% encountered someone using their position of power to sexually harass someone • 25% misuse company’s time • 22% never consider ethical implications…

Ireland 18 Oct 2017

Irish workplaces rife with unethical practice

• New research reveals that ethics is not considered by Irish businesses in 47% of cases • 11% of Irish employees have encountered a colleague using a position of power to sexually harass another • 26% of workers surveyed admit to stealing…

Ireland 18 Oct 2017

British workers ‘put under pressure’ to act unethically in the office, says ACCA

New research reveals a quarter of UK workers have been put under pressure to act unethically at work …

United Kingdom 18 Oct 2017

ACCA issues results for the September 2017 exam session

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) announces the September 2017 exam sitting pass rates …

Global 16 Oct 2017

ACCA bolsters social mobility efforts with seats on accountancy T-Level panel

ACCA’s regional head of education for Europe and Americas, John Cunningham and ACCA qualified member and Senior Lecturer at Lincoln University, Jane Nellist have accepted positions on the route panel for the incoming Accountancy T-Level …

United Kingdom 12 Oct 2017

Measures to address supply of residential property announced in Budget 2018 while welcome are risky

In response to today's Budget Liz Hughes, Head of ACCA Ireland, says…

Ireland 10 Oct 2017
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