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Finance professionals reject ‘Brexit’ over fears that “it would be bad for business”

The most recent research carried out by CIMA, clearly reveals Britain’s leading finance managers fear an EU exit could have a hugely negative impact on British businesses, with only 7% believing it would have a positive effect. The poll, which covered 1,100 UK professionals and CIMA members working in finance across all industry sectors and sizes […]


A third of finance professionals feel pressured to compromise ethical standards

Nearly a third of UK-based finance professionals feel under pressure to compromise their ethical standards, according to a report released today by CIMA. The third annual ‘Managing Responsible Business’ report, which polled 2,498[1] professionals across the world, found that the proportion of UK-based workers reporting such pressure jumped from 18% in 2012 to 30% in […]

Robert Half Global Accountant

What Should You Be Making? A Look at 2015 Salary Trends for Accountants

If you’re on the market for a new accountancy job or preparing to leverage your experience for a raise, your timing is spot on. Although Japan and much of Europe seem to be in danger of sinking back into a recession, the U.S. and UK are continuing their economic recovery, and employers are increasing their […]

Tony Manwaring Global Accountant

CIMA appoints Executive Director of External Affairs

CIMA announced the appointment of Tony Manwaring as Executive Director, External Affairs. The newly created role forms part of CIMA’s Senior Management Team based at its Corporate Centre and will commence in January 2015. Tony, who has over 20 years’ experience in the field of external affairs, will be responsible for advancing CIMA’s position as […]

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CIMA Launches Global Certificate in Shared Services

In response to growing market demand, CIMA has launched a new qualification for shared services employers at The Hackett Group’s 2014 European Best Practices Conference, Berlin. The qualification develops the skills and broader knowledge of shared services centre professionals, to help employers attract, develop and retain talent. Candidates undertaking the training will gain knowledge of […]

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Keith Luck FCMA, CGMA is the new President of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the world’s largest professional body of management accountants. He was elected at its annual general meeting on 7 June. Mr Luck brings over 30 years experience to the role having worked at organisations across the private and public sectors including […]

Sustainability Global Accountant

Natural capital depletion will leave businesses dangerously exposed, warns new report

As we become increasingly aware of our reliance on natural resources, which are dangerously thin from the demands of a growing and more prosperous global population, businesses are facing a stark choice – adapt or fail. A new report launched today by the CIMA, in collaboration with EY, IFAC and the Natural Capital Coalition, calls […]

Staff Return Global Accountant

New Research Identifies 45 Competency Areas Businesses Value in Finance Professionals

Businesses around the world seek enhanced competencies among their finance professionals to better address the challenges and opportunities of today’s complex business environment.  Based on extensive global research among employers and other stakeholders, the CIMA and the AICPA, two of the world’s largest accounting organisations, have identified a competency framework with 45 areas where employers such as […]

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Business Leaders Honoured by CIMA

Two key figures in the world of business were honoured last week (29 April) by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).  Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman, John Lewis Partnership and Jean-Marc Huët, CFO, Unilever were awarded Honorary Fellowships by CIMA in recognition of their contribution to the field of management accounting. Malcolm Furber, FCMA, CGMA, […]

Value World CIMA Global Accountant

How Do You Value Your Talent?

CIMA and RSA call on wisdom of the crowd to help develop a common framework for measuring the contribution people make to business outcomes CIMA and RSA (The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce) are calling on finance professionals across the country to contribute their expertise and experience to the development and application of a practical framework […]