ACCA welcomes the publication of the Sustainable Finance Action Plan

ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) shares the European Commission’s view that time has come for a renewed, global approach to managing and promoting the financial system more sustainably …

Europe 8 Mar 2018

ACCA Malaysia Launches Women’s Network in Conjunction with International Women’s Day 2018

ACCA's past-president Datuk Alexandra Chin FCCA chairs the new panel…

Malaysia 8 Mar 2018

Glass ceiling cracked, but not smashed

#pressforprogress is this year's International Women's Day theme…

Global 6 Mar 2018

ACCA and Trinity College Dublin sign MOU

New partnership offers cutting-edge executive training programmes…

Ireland 5 Mar 2018

UK Corporate Governance Code must focus on principles and outcomes, says ACCA

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has called for a stronger focus on understanding and applying the principles of good corporate governance, rather than a compliance-led ‘box ticking’ approach, in the UK Corporate Governance Code (the Code) In a submission to the Financial Reporting Council’s public consultation on proposed changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code and Guidance on Board Effectiveness, ACCA says…

Global 2 Mar 2018

New capacity building project will shape the accountancy profession in Lao

A new agreement has been signed between ACCA and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Lao to further develop and sustain the accountancy profession in the country …

Global 28 Feb 2018

Appropriate risk management is crucial for effective strategic leadership, says ACCA

Organisations cannot exploit strategic opportunities nor can they protect themselves from potential losses or failures, without a clear steer from the top on appropriate risk taking, says ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) …

Global 28 Feb 2018

Global conference to focus on public sector as digital innovator

The International Public Sector Conference, to be held this week, will focus on how public sector accountants globally can continue to lead the world in a fast-changing 21st century …

Global 27 Feb 2018

ICOs require a regulatory approach that protects consumers if they are to support innovation, says ACCA

The need to balance risk and innovation has never been greater, as blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies increasingly mature and enter the mainstream, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 22 Feb 2018

ACCA calls for open and honest debate about quality of audit

A quality audit is vital to public confidence in the audit process and its value However, the key elements of a quality audit can sometimes exist in mutual tension, and robust discussion among key stakeholders is required to align expectations, improve quality and maintain effectiveness of the audit system ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has published a guide to the features that a quality audit should possess, recognising their interrelation and occasional tension …

Global 15 Feb 2018
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