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South African campaign group calls on businesses to drop KPMG as auditor

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 13 Sep 2017

The Save South Africa campaign, a civil society group which was actively involved in recent revelations on the PR agency Bell Pottinger, has called.... read more

South African shareholders reject more auditor reappointments

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 13 Sep 2017

There have been significant increases in votes against auditors’ reappointment at more than a quarter of annual general meetings, according to the.... read more

CFA Institute publishes study on the costs of structured financial data

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 13 Sep 2017

The CFA Institute has published The Cost of Structured Data: Myth vs. Reality highlighting that the potential benefits of using structured data.... read more

Brazilian firm helps set up social observatory in Rio de Janeiro

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 13 Sep 2017

Brazilian firm, Domingues e Pinho Contadores (DPC), and the commercial association of Rio de Janeiro have helped set up a social observatory in the.... read more

Scottish institute CEO appointed CEO of Moore Stephens International

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Sep 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) CEO Anton Colella is to step down after being appointed Moore Stephens International CEO.. read more

GRI reviews two standards and will release its first outcome publication on UN sustainability goals

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 7 Sep 2017

GRI plans to release its first publication on the outcome of their work for the United Nations (UN’s) Sustainability Development Goals (SGD’s), as.... read more

Former president of French institute becomes BDO France managing partner

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Sep 2017

The former president of the French Institute (OEC – Ordre des Experts-Comptables) Philippe Arraou will become BDO France managing partner by the.... read more

CIIA publishes updated guidance on risk management in UK financial services

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The UK Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors (CIIA UK) has released guidance on how financial institutions in the UK should manage risks in an.... read more

AFROSAI-E appoints new CEO and Launches Senior Leadership Development Programme for supreme audit institutions

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The governing board of the African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI-E) has appointed Meisie Nkau as CEO taking.... read more

Kenyan institute looking for new CEO

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) is seeking to hire a chief executive officer (CEO) and secretary.. read more

PCAOB brief unveils key focus areas of audit inspectors

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has published its staff inspection brief detailing information about the ongoing 2017.... read more

IFRS Foundation signs agreement with banking supervisory committee

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

The IFRS Foundation has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) for long term financial.... read more

EU companies late on implementing biggest shake up of data protection laws

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 4 Sep 2017

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force in the European Union (EU) member states on 25 May 2018, affecting the way in which.... read more

IPSASB releases two exposure drafts for consultation

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 1 Sep 2017

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) has published two exposure drafts, one on financial instruments, and one on.... read more

The UK becomes the 20th country to exchange tax reports with the USA

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 1 Sep 2017

The UK and USA governments have agreed to exchange tax information from multinational enterprises in country by country reports (CBCR).. read more

CIPFA and University of Papua New Guinea sign MoU

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 1 Sep 2017

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) have signed a Memorandum of.... read more

TA & IAB 2017 Awards: Jury panel announced

  • Author: IAB and TA editorial
  • Published: 31 Aug 2017

This year's jury panel for the 2017 The Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin Awards has been announced. The jury panel will vote on the.... read more

TA & IAB 2017 Awards: Prem Sikka granted the Editor's award

  • Author: IAB and TA editorial
  • Published: 31 Aug 2017

Accounting professor Prem Sikka will receive a special editor’s award from The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin at a one-day.... read more

Nigerian institute complains about quality of graduates from tertiary institutions

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 30 Aug 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has announced that the quality of graduates from tertiary institutions in Nigeria is not.... read more

ICPAK signs partnership agreement to supervise unclaimed financial assets

  • Author: Sarajuddin Isar
  • Published: 30 Aug 2017

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Unclaimed Financial Assets.... read more


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