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PwC & ACCA: One in three finance professionals think their current elevated status will be an 'enduring change'

The role of accountancy and finance professionals has dramatically evolved in the pandemic, but only one in three think their current elevated status will be an enduring change, according to a global survey from the Association of Chartered Certified Accounts (ACCA) and PwC.

Published 1 July 2021

ACCA supports The Side Hustle Initiative 2021

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has announced its support for YourGamePlan's The Side Hustle Initiative 2021.

Published 2 June 2021

Integrated thinking helped organisations remain resilient during pandemic, ACCA analysis finds

Analysis of fourteen company’s annual integrated reports by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has revealed that while there are clear opportunities in integrated thinking to help define purpose and understand value creation, the proliferation of reporting frameworks, recommendations and standards is making the task of writing an engaging and meaningful report more difficult.

Published 26 May 2021

ACCA: Small businesses paralysed by mixed messages and uncertainty as UK unlocks

SMEs are in a state of paralysis and feel unable to plan their financial future, according to a survey from The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and The Corporate Finance Network (CFN).

Published 20 May 2021

ACCA report calls for fraud vigilance amongst accountants

Accountants need to keep up their guard when taking on new clients and make sure anti-fraud checks are rigorous enough to combat a potential increase in criminal activity driven by the global pandemic, according to a new report from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Published 12 May 2021

ACCA & CFN: One in five small businesses believe full trading recovery will take two years

Small businesses expect a long, slow road to recovery to pre-pandemic levels of trading, according to a survey from ACCA UK (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and The Corporate Finance Network (CFN).

Published 22 April 2021

Helen Brand: ACCA marks Earth Day 2021

Helen Brand, chief executive of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), discusses how the association is marking Earth Day this year.

Published 22 April 2021

Pass rates announced for ACCA’s first exam sitting for 2021

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has announced the pass rates of its latest exam sitting for March 2021.

Published 12 April 2021

ACCA applies to cease as recognised body for insolvency practitioners

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has applied to the Secretary of State for Business to give up its status as a recognised professional body for insolvency practitioners.

Published 27 January 2021

ACCA: Accountants and SMEs at breaking point as HMRC urged to delay self-assessment deadline

Accountants are dismayed that HMRC is refusing to extend the deadline for self-assessment tax returns on January 31, which could land millions of hard-hit entrepreneurs with fines totalling £250 million.

Published 19 January 2021

ACCA 'cautiously' welcomes Brexit deal but calls for further clarity

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has been reviewing the recent UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement (UK-EU TCA) and considers the agreement brings a broad level of certainty for businesses in the UK, Europe and globally about the status of trade in goods and services, the movement of people and tariffs.

Published 7 January 2021

Glasgow-based ACCA finance chief urges businesses to choose sustainability over short-term profit

Business leaders should choose long-term viability over short-term profit in the recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, the global finance chief of ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has said.

Published 17 December 2020

ACCA commits to delivering UN sustainable development goals

The UN Secretary General declared 2020 to be the year to mobilise for a “decade of action” to deliver the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. In response, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has announced its contribution to this global ambition by publishing its own commitments to the delivery of the SDGs.

Published 1 December 2020

UK business leaders draw-up fresh proposal to support forgotten firms struggling during COVID

A coalition of small business leaders, tax experts and company directors have detailed the measures needed to address a government shortcoming which has left thousands with no income support throughout months of COVID-linked disruption.

Published 23 November 2020

Liz Blackburn re-elected to ACCA global council

Dundee woman Liz Blackburn has been re-elected to the global council of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Published 20 November 2020