• Register
Return to: Home > Features

Latest Features

IRBA: taking transparency to the next level

  • Published: 25 Sep 2018

Bernard Agulhas, chief executive officer at the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA), talks to Joe Pickard about the introduction of.... read more

Sustainable investment: Accountants hold the key

  • Published: 25 Sep 2018

The US Institute of Management Accountants has a plan to remind professionals that they have the skills to take leadership roles in ESG investing..... read more

IMA: developing diversity

  • Published: 18 Sep 2018

At the end of the July, the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) appointed Linda Devonish-Mills as its first director of diversity and.... read more

Digital transformation conference: tuning the profession for the digital world

  • Published: 18 Sep 2018

With digital transformation a hot topic in today’s world, Jonathan Minter attended the EFAA’s conference on the Digital Transformation of SMEs to.... read more

Time pressure: facing up to mental health

  • Published: 18 Sep 2018

In an ‘always on’ culture, it is becoming increasingly difficult to manage a healthy work-life balance. While companies are beginning to address.... read more

Blockchain: adapting to disruptive tech

  • Published: 13 Sep 2018

In the relatively few years since digital currencies first began using blockchain technology, the array of potential applications has grown.... read more

Indigenous Australians: New checks and balances

  • Published: 16 Aug 2018

With fewer than 40 known qualified Indigenous Australian accountants, Jonathan Minter speaks to Shelley Cable from PwC Australia about how.... read more

The Caribbean: a digital paradise

  • Published: 26 Jul 2018

The ICAC hosted its 36th annual conference in June this year – very much looking to the future following a tough 2017 for the Caribbean. Jonathan.... read more

IMA Conference: technology and the human effect

  • Published: 26 Jul 2018

The annual conference of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) took place in Indianapolis this year. Members of the profession gathered to.... read more

IMA Conference: automation of the audit

  • Published: 26 Jul 2018

At the annual conference of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) in Indianapolis, Deloitte partner Alex Smith gave a presentation on.... read more

Accountancy Europe: the winner takes it all

  • Published: 26 Jul 2018

Jonathan Minter spoke to Olivier Boutellis-Taft, chief executive officer at Accountancy Europe, about how technology could change the industry, and.... read more

Embracing global technology trends

  • Published: 26 Jul 2018

Accountancy Europe’s Digital Day 2018 found the European accounting profession looking to tackle the challenges presented by new technologies head.... read more

Russia 2018: Tax goals and the World Cup

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 17 Jul 2018

When the World Cup was coming to a close, Jonathan Minter spoke to Sergey Leoshko, head of the tax department at Allinial Global member Schneider.... read more

Widening the responsibility business net

  • Published: 4 Jul 2018

The 17th Responsible Business Summit Europe featured a number of speakers addressing the wider implications of looking beyond just financial data..... read more

The importance of international audit standards

  • Author: Joe Pickard
  • Published: 3 Jul 2018

Addressing members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s chief.... read more

IFRS: Presenting a firm foundation

  • Published: 3 Jul 2018

Jonathan Minter speaks to Nick Anderson, board member of the IFRS Foundation, about the body’s current objectives and initiatives, including the.... read more

Reporting on culture and the business of trust

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 3 Jul 2018

Following a number of high-profile failures, trust in business and accounting is at a low point. To discuss how the situation could be improved,.... read more

IFRS 9: are we ready for another crisis?

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 5 Jun 2018

With the 2008 Banking crisis a decade old, Jonathan Minter speaks to Burkhard Eckes, chair of the Banks Working Party, about the work of the group.... read more

Australia: risk management loses out to profit

  • Published: 5 Jun 2018

The FRSC first commenced its hearings in February under the watchful eye of former High Court Justice Kenneth Hayne. It quickly emerged that.... read more

ICAS: Keeping reputation front and centre

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 1 Jun 2018

Jonathan Minter speaks with the new president of ICAS, Sandy Manson, about the profession’s reputational and technological challenges, and how to.... read more

Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.