Diversity

September 1, 2020

Top 100 Young CAs 2020 announced

The wait is over! We’re delighted to announce our 2020 Top 100 Young CAs.
September 1, 2020

Old money, new thinking

Twenty-eight years into its fourth century, Coutts is a private bank and wealth manager with serious heritage. How does it remain relevant in the age of fintech disruption? Culture, innovation and a laser focus on customers experience, Chris Tilley CA tells Kitty Finstad
July 27, 2020

Eight Insights from the ‘Courage in Adversity’ Webinar

The latest in the Building Resilience series of webinars explored these questions in more detail. Here are eight key talking points and insights from the event.
June 21, 2020

IAS 7 Statement of Cash Flows and its Proposed Amendments

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) initiated a project on primary financial statements in June 2015 as part of IASB’s plan to promote better communication in financial reporting.
June 8, 2020

Catherine Burnet: Pushing the reset

New ICAS President, Catherine Burnet CA, talks to Lysanne Currie about her career, diversity, trust and her hope that the current crisis may be a spur to overhaul the way we do business.
April 10, 2020

Making waves in the public sector

Joan Curry, who recently joined the first female majority board of IFAC, discusses her varied career in the public sector.
April 2, 2020

The academic apprentices

Ahead of Scottish Apprenticeship Week, Christian Koch profiles an innovative course in Aberdeen that gives students the chance to gain a university degree and ICAS accreditation – and earn while they learn.
March 26, 2020

Graham Russell CA of WPP has made the world his home

Graham Russell CA went to Jamaica, aged 23, for a two-year work placement. Decades on, his itchy feet have seen him live throughout the world, now settled down in Manhattan with WPP. Businesses can only become more global, he explains.
July 3, 2019
sustainable development in business

Chartered Accountants call on finance sector to lead by example in promoting sustainability and diversity

Chartered Accountants are encouraging finance companies to share their knowledge widely, and promote diversity, as ways to work towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Following the launch of Finance & Business2030, Chartered Accountants Worldwide polled over 120 delegates from the public, private and third sectors for their reactions.
May 20, 2019

Chartered Accountants urge finance sector to embrace metrics to meet UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Attitudes, aims and education are among the challenges facing the finance and business community in working towards achieving the 2030 UN sustainable development goals (SDGs). Those were the conclusions from Chartered Accountants Worldwide delegates after the Finance & Business2030 conference in London.