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The IESBA announced completion of the major first phase of its strategic project to restructure its Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants (the Code)....

Rise of the robots is the advent of accounting

In a speech to Liverpool University, Bank of England chief Mark Carney estimated that up to 15 million of the current jobs in Britain...

CCAB launches its first Economic Crime Manifesto advising government to “lead...

The first Manifesto for Fighting Economic Crime is published today by CCAB, the collective of five accountancy bodies - ICAEW, ACCA, CIPFA, ICAS and...

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Global economic stability can be greatly enhanced by stronger governance across both public and private sectors, and a stable regulatory environment. These principles form...

Demanding more from your data

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Work-Life Balance: Take Time Off and Be Happier on the Job

If you’re an accounting and finance professional who has made downtime away from work a priority in your weekly schedule, you’re not alone. In a...

ACCA Report: Action needed as Britain’s debt reaches critical levels

Education for the next generation and a new, ethical marketplace for lending required to halt massive growth in debt among self-employed, low earners and...

Concerns linger over investment and austerity

Business confidence saw a marked improvement at the end of 2015, according to the latest edition of the largest regular global survey of finance...

Three quarters of British businesses make late payments

Research released by Concur, the provider of expense and invoice management solutions, has highlighted how widespread late payments are across the UK, with 78 per cent of companies having...

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