Digital Disruption

August 26, 2021
AI

The State of Play of Intelligent Automation in the Finance Function

June 16, 2021

Cryptocurrency: accountants look beyond the horizon

Fintech academic and chartered accountant Gavin Brown examines the advancements of the volatile crypto market and outlines what may lie in wait for accountants managing such decentralised currencies.
May 12, 2021

Intelligent Automation

Enterprises, in their endeavours to accelerate digital transformation, have been increasingly adopting smart automation technologies to enhance business performance and process efficiency, and also to reduce costs.
April 28, 2021

Why are accountants and auditors so hesitant to embrace new technologies?

We explore some of the reasons for the lack of adoption of emerging technologies in the assurance space.
March 27, 2021
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Evolving Conversations

Cornerstones for a more connected team As it turns out, living a life where daily human interactions are replaced by virtual ones isn’t quite the same as knowing instantly how to navigate all the latest iPhone features.
March 3, 2021
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Emerging Digital Life in South and Southeast Asia

Deloitte, in partnership with the INCLUSION Fintech Conference, has published the first-ever South and Southeast Asia digital life index in a report titled, “The Next Wave: Emerging Digital Life in South and Southeast Asia”.
February 4, 2021
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Capital Evolution

There’s a new way of raising capital that is taking the world by storm. This smart application of blockchain technology will create a number of opportunities and challenges for businesses and investors alike.
February 4, 2021
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Accounting’s Extra-Financial Future

Beyond the classic model of Porter’s Five Forces, social expectations and environmental pressures are mounting on today’s businesses. Thankfully, tools exist to help businesses understand and improve their extra-financial performance. Today’s businesses find themselves having to constantly adjust to new expectations from an increasingly informed consumer base, to changing laws […]
December 11, 2020
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Hip heritage – Sharp focus

While many rival camera-makers have been battered by the advent of the smartphone, Canon is still zooming in worldwide. Sally Reid CA tells Ryan Herman how a mixture of specialism and diversification keeps the Japanese company’s picture perfect Sally Reid CA’s former employers at the Union Street branch of Dixons […]
December 11, 2020
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Learning curve

By Alice Deaken What CAs need to learn – and how – is in an accelerated state of flux. So what does that mean for our educational methods and models? Nick Scott asks Alice Deakin CA, ICAS’ newly appointed Executive Director of Learning Even before the pandemic, the pace of […]