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Digital forum: Beware of the robots, beware!

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

The first session of The Accountant and the International Accounting Bulletin's Digital Accountancy conference ended with a Q&A on the rise of the.... read more

2017 TA & IAB Editor’s Award: Prem Sikka acceptance speech 

  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

Prem Sikka praised Abraham Briloff and explained why the profession is only as good as its critics when he accepted the editor’s award. read more

2017 TA & IAB Editor’s Award: John McDonnell keynote speech 

  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

Accounting professor Prem Sikka received the Abraham Briloff Award for his extraordinary contribution in promoting transparency and public.... read more

Non-financial reporting: the delayed revolution

  • Published: 28 Sep 2017

Non-financial reporting has come a long way to gain recognition. It is rare that an event or conference doesn’t tackle the issue. In practice,.... read more

Businesses to brave the elements in implementing climate-change disclosures

  • Author: IAB and TA editorial
  • Published: 18 Sep 2017

As some businesses start to face the challenges of implementing the Taskforce on Climate Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) final recommendations,.... read more

Q&A: Code on managing risk in UK financial services revamp

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 5 Sep 2017

Following the UK Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors (CIIA UK) release of its updated code on managing risk in UK financial services, CIIA UK.... read more

Brexit negotiations: Making simple complicated

  • Published: 31 Aug 2017

Stepping away from the politics, ACCA UK head John Williams talks about the practical implications of Brexit for businesses’ supply chains and how.... read more

Illicit financial flows: the Crippling of african economies and the accountants’ guilt

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Aug 2017

At the Africa Congress of Accountants (ACOA 2017) held in Uganda in May, a panel of experts looked at the impact of illicit financial flows on.... read more

Surviving the machines

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 11 Jul 2017

Since the industrial revolution, there is a latent fear that machines will replace humans in the workplace. The counter argument to that fear has.... read more

NOCLAR: will iESBA new standard have intended ripple effect

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

Ahead of the non-compliance with laws and regulations (NOCLAR) standard coming into force in July, IESBA chair Stavros Thomadakis met Vincent Huck.... read more

10 years of CReCER: accounting for a purpose

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

World Bank director of the governance global practice Ed Olowo-Okere speaks to Vincent Huck about the World Bank’s work and role in building a.... read more

10 years of CReCER: politics, accountants and the fight against corruption

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

The Accounting and Accountability for Regional Economic Growth conference (CReCER), an initiative of the World Bank Group, the Inter-American.... read more

Pay me if you can

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

CPA Australia’s CEO fall from grace over pay package is only half of the story. read more

The hunt told from the lion’s perspective

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

The opening ceremony of the 4th Africa Congress of Accountants attracted an impressive line-up of speakers. But if Africa’s development objectives.... read more

Q&A: “There is something in a name”

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

Following is keynote speech during the closing ceremony of the Africa Congress of Accountants, Patrick Lumumba went on to answer questions from the.... read more

Shattering the taboos

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

The Africa Congress for Accountants ended with a bang as Patrick Lumumba, professor of public law and founding dean of Kabarak University School of.... read more

PAFA is on a roll

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

At the end of the Africa Congress of Accountants, Koos Du Toit, Pan African Federation of Accountants newly elected president tells Vincent Huck.... read more

Pan African Federation of Accountants elects new president and board

  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

During its AGM, held in parallel to the Africa Congress of Accountants, PAFA looked back the federation’s achievements over the last two years and.... read more

A tale of tax and trust

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Apr 2017

IFAC executive director, professional relations, and CFO Russell Guthrie speaks to Vincent Huck on the back of the release of a joint survey by.... read more

Accountants, the media and public interest

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Apr 2017

Chas Roy-Chowdhury, ACCA head of taxation, continues the conversation with Vincent Huck about the findings of the recent G20 public trust in tax.... read more


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