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Sustainability reporting and corporate governance round up

  • Author: IAB and TA editorial
  • Published: 16 Dec 2016

Latest news in sustainability reporting and corporate governance. read more

TCFD recommendations for climate related disclosure released

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 16 Dec 2016

The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) has published its first set of recommendations, which focuses on voluntary,.... read more

Tim Mohin elected as new chief executive of GRI

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 15 Dec 2016

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) announced its new chief executive, Tim Mohin, effective from 16 January 2017. He takes over Eric Hespenheide.... read more

CAQ calls for a robust conversation on non-GAAP financial measures

  • Author: IAB editorial
  • Published: 14 Dec 2016

The Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) said that non-GAAP financial measures can provide useful insights about a company and called on a robust.... read more

FEE celebrates 30th years anniversary with a rebranding and change in leadership

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 8 Dec 2016

The Federation of European Accountants (FEE) has rebranded into Accountancy Europe and welcomed a new president.. read more

News brief: Arab Society of Certified Accountants partners with Jordan Audit Bureau for IPSAS training

  • Author: Rahman Aziz
  • Published: 6 Dec 2016

The Jordan Audit Bureau staff received a training course in International Public Sector Accounting standards (IPSAS) bu the Arab Society of.... read more

ACCA tells finance professionals to blend technical and accountancy skills

  • Author: Ronan McCaughey
  • Published: 7 Nov 2016

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has reportedly called on the finance professionals of the future to blend technical.... read more

Asia-Pacific accounting market remains calm after Brexit vote

  • Author: Ann Lim
  • Published: 4 Jul 2016

While the majority of businesses and investors in Asia-Pacific brace themselves for a blow to financial markets as well as other knock-on effects.... read more

ACCA and CA ANZ enter alliance

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 28 Jun 2016

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) have entered an.... read more

IAB and TA Brexit poll: Profession wants to remain in the EU

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 13 Jun 2016

Accounting professionals are overwhelmingly in favour of staying in the European Union (EU) according to a poll conducted by International.... read more

Baker Tilly US CEO elected chairman of the AICPA

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 27 Oct 2015

Tim Christen, CEO of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, a US member firm, has been elected chairman of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).. read more

Tanzanian female accountants launch professional body

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 14 Oct 2015

Tanzanian female accountants have launched the Tanzania Association of Women Accountants (TAWCA) to promote the interests of women certified public.... read more

New UK Shadow Chancellor steps in global debate on tax

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 29 Sep 2015

The newly appointed UK Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has proposed a series of tax reforms in an effort to balance the books, in the back drop of.... read more

Dutch MoF Dijsselbloem: Auditors have to change their corporate culture

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 25 Sep 2015

The Netherlands Minister of Finance Jeroen Dijsselbloem has told auditors that politicians and regulators had taken the first step for the.... read more

CIPFA to publish Northern Ireland's first balance sheet

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 22 Sep 2015

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) has announced it will release the first balance sheet on Northern Ireland.... read more

ACCA elects new presidential trio

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 21 Sep 2015

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has held its annual general meeting during which it elected Alexandra Chin as president,.... read more

Grant Thornton UK students sign up to new audit qualification

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 27 Aug 2015

Thirty five Grant Thornton UK students have signed up for the new integrated qualification (IQ) in audit created by the Institute of Chartered.... read more

Nordic Federation of Public Accountants launches consultation on audit standard for SMEs

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 10 Aug 2015

The Nordic Federation of Public Accountants (NRF) has released for consultation the Standard for Audits of Smaller Entities (SASE) which aims at.... read more

Students outside of the Big Four come on top in latest ACA exam

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Aug 2015

Five out of seven prize winners in the latest Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales’s ACA exam came from a firm or business.... read more

New Zealand High Court finds NZICA in breach of fair trading rules

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 6 Aug 2015

The High Court of New Zealand has ruled that some of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants’s (NZICA) advertisements breached the Fair.... read more


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