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Firm expansions: Grant Thornton, Moore Stevens, MGI Latin America, CIPFA and ICAB

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 3 Feb 2017

Grant Thornton will expand its operations in Bosnia, Croatia and Slovenia. The firm announced today that it will gain a total of 4 new offices and.... read more

KPMG: Cybersecurity is the biggest internal audit risk in 2017

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 2 Feb 2017

The focus for internal auditors should be on cybersecurity, according to the report; KPMG Internal Audit; Top 10 Considerations for 2017.. read more

IPSASB releases accounting standard IPSAS 40

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 1 Feb 2017

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) today issued the accounting standard IPSAS 40.. read more

News brief: Former IASB vice-chairman becomes chair of Corporate Reporting Dialogue

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 1 Feb 2017

Ian Mackintosh, former vice-chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), has been announced as the new chair of Corporate.... read more

FSA publishes draft audit firm governance code

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 30 Jan 2017

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has published a draft audit firm governance code consisting of five principles and related guidance for.... read more

ICAS calls for changes to FCA regulation

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 27 Jan 2017

Consumer credit authorisation regime changes have been called for by ICAS in response to the consultation from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).. read more

IESBA completes first major phase of Code of Ethics restructure

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 27 Jan 2017

Restructuring the international Code of Ethics enters its final stage as its first phase is completed, announced the International Ethics Standards.... read more

News Brief: EU audit rules implementation state of play released

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 27 Jan 2017

An updated state of play has been presented by Accountancy Europe, six months after the implementation deadline, showing 31 European countries.... read more

News Brief: CIPFA and the Institute of Cost Accountants of India sign MoU

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 26 Jan 2017

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) signed a MoU (Memorandum of.... read more

London School of Business & Finance signs partnership with PwC

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 25 Jan 2017

The London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has signed a partnership with PwC Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) to become the official provider.... read more

An age of uncertainty, reveals IMA and ACCA survey

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 24 Jan 2017

Economic confidence in the fourth quarter of 2016 has dipped globally except in the USA, according to the 2016 Global Economic Conditions Survey.... read more

Sri Lankan Institute joins Chartered Accountants Worldwide

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 24 Jan 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) has joined Chartered Accountants Worldwide (CAW).. read more

Finance Bill 2017: Digital Tax “scrutinised” by Lords

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 23 Jan 2017

A Sub-Committee has been created to analyse Making Tax Digital in the Finance Bill 2017.. read more

News Brief: push for accrual accounting in the Middle East

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 23 Jan 2017

The International Arab Society of Certified Accountants (IASCA) said it was committed to support and promote adoption of the International Public.... read more

News brief: ACCA signs MoU with Kazakhstan-based financial centre

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 18 Jan 2017

ACCA Kazakhstan and Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) in Kazakhstan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in.... read more

Palestinian University accredited by Arab Society of Certified Accountants

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 18 Jan 2017

The Palestine Technical University (PTS) of Khadoorie has been accredited by the Arab Society of Certified Accountants as a certified examination.... read more

News brief: ACCA launches forum on education

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 12 Jan 2017

The ACCA has launched a global education forum which will take place regularly starting February 2017 to debate key issues in global accounting.... read more

IFAC endorses integrated reporting as the way forward for corporate reporting

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 11 Jan 2017

IFAC has issued an updated paper on corporate reporting outlining its position that integrated reporting is the way to achieve a more coherent.... read more

News brief: ACCA and Morison KSi sign MoU

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 11 Jan 2017

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Morison KSi have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).. read more

News brief: ACCA and Chinese institute sign partnership agreement

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 21 Dec 2016

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Shanghai National Accounting Institute have signed a partnership agreement.. read more


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