Our publications and other research
This page contains publications, relevant links and research, both from ACCA and external sources.
Reading a CPD article and answering five related questions correctly can count towards your verifiable CPD if you are following the unit route to CPD and the content is relevant to your learning development needs. One hour of learning equates to one unit of CPD. We suggest you use this as a guide when allocating yourself CPD units.
A day in the life of the invisible auditor
Every week in 2019, a different internal auditor shared his/her thoughts on working in internal audit. This blog series will give you insight into the lives of internal auditors, or if you are already working in Internal Audit then it may give you some food for thought.
You can also see profiles of some ACCA members working in Internal Audit.
The International Standards
Members working in internal audit are expected to comply with the standards issued by national and international standard-setting bodies
- COSO organisation
- Institute of Internal Audit's (IIA) International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing
- IIA's guidance for Effective Internal Audit in the Financial Services Sector
- Public Sector Internal Audit Standards
ACCA's Professional Insights
- Latest research
- Risk culture: building resilience and seizing opportunities
- Rethinking risk for the future
- KYC time to digitalise the first line of defence?
- Risk and performance: Embedding risk management
- ACCA culture-governance tool
- Effective speak-up arrangements for whistle-blowers
- Culture and channelling corporate behaviour
- Reporting risk