Shadow economy contributes to over 10% of UK GDP

The UK is expected to see a slow decline in its ‘shadow economy’—the production of and trade in legal goods and services that are deliberately concealed from public authorities - by 2025, according to a new study from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 29 Jun 2017

Building a more sustainable economy in Europe: non-financial Information and sustainable finance –what next?

EU experts took stock of progress made so far and discussed a way forward for a European strategy for sustainable finance at recent multistakeholder conference jointly organised by ACCA, AVIVA, Barclays and the IIRC in Brussels…

Global 28 Jun 2017

ACCA and CA ANZ mark the first year of their alliance with joint initiatives on corporate reporting and performance

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and CA ANZ today celebrate the one-year anniversary of their strategic alliance together by planning a series of professional insights and technical research that will contribute to the development of the profession and business worldwide…

Global 28 Jun 2017

More transparency over aggressive tax planning arrangements and beneficial ownership is welcome, but a balanced and consistent implementation is needed to maintain a level playing field, says ACCA

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) welcomes the European Commission’s proposal to amend the existing legislation on mandatory exchange of information in the field of taxation in relation to reportable cross border arrangements …

Europe 22 Jun 2017

Africa’s economy continues to develop under robust corporate governance principles

Most countries across Africa have robust corporate governance codes of practice at present, as economic prosperity increases across the continent A new joint study by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and KPMG has found standards of corporate governance code are well aligned with OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) Principles of Corporate Governance released in 2015…

Global 21 Jun 2017

ACCA’s integrated master’s programme with the University of London changing lives across the globe

ACCA’s integrated master’s programme with the University of London changing lives across the globe…

Global 20 Jun 2017

Pathways to success – internship programme links students to ACCA approved employers

Innovative programme prepares graduates for the workplace…

England 19 Jun 2017

Conference on financial systems integrity improvement - Abuja, June 30, 2017

Experts work together to raise issues about financial integrity in Nigeria …

Global 15 Jun 2017

ACCA Comments on General Election 2017

Statement from Helen Brand OBE, chief executive, ACCA…

Global 12 Jun 2017

Jobs of tomorrow: what educational skills do we need?

EU stakeholders and decision-makers discussed what has been achieved since the publication of the new Skills Agenda for Europe, and what the next steps might be, at an ACCA-PwC event at the European Parliament…

Global 9 Jun 2017
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