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September 17, 2020
carbon neutral

ICAEW announces it is going carbon neutral

Chartered accountancy body ICAEW has today announced its intention to become carbon neutral in 2020. As a long-term champion of sustainability issues, ICAEW will be the first major professional body to be carbon neutral. This summer, ICAEW’s Board endorsed a plan to become carbon neutral, which also included a 10-year […]
September 17, 2020
Too big to fail

OUR PLANET: TOO BIG TO FAIL

HOW CAN THE FINANCE SECTOR JOIN THE FIGHT FOR OUR WORLD? Based on the success of Our Planet: Our Business and the Our Planet series, WWF and Silverback Films have teamed up again to create a new film for business – this time for the finance sector. This 40-minute film […]
July 19, 2020
Return to the office

Return to office working – toolkit and guidance from ICAS

As firms move closer to a potential return to office working, ICAS has put together a toolkit and further guidance to aid the planning process. Employers are required by law to protect their employees; careful consideration of your operations is therefore required in order to identify the necessary, and important, […]
May 22, 2020

ISCA Issues New COVID-19 Technical FAQs

Uncertainties brought about by COVID-19 on Singapore’s businesses have implications on going concern assessments and potentially increases the risk of financial reporting fraud. Remote working arrangements due to Singapore’s circuit breaker measures also have an impact on the operation of internal controls.
May 22, 2020
Business Unusual

Business unusual: Business continuity playbook

This CA Catalyst business continuity playbook draws on a range of expertise to offer tips and tools to survive the COVID-19 lockdown and beyond. Included in the playbook are practical checklists for you to download to use with your clients and your business.
May 22, 2020
COVID-19 Fraud Watch

Fraud Advisory Panel Weekly Updates on COVID-19 fraud in England & Wales

The Fraud Advisory Panel is a respected, influential and independent voice of the anti-fraud community. The Fraud Advisory Panel champion best practice in fraud prevention, detection, investigation and prosecution, and help people and organisations to protect themselves against fraud. Their members are drawn from all sectors – public, private and […]
March 27, 2020
COVID-19 Statement

Chairman’s Statement on COVID-19

We are living in unprecedented times. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is sweeping the globe leaving almost no community untouched – both from a human and an economic perspective. With most affected countries now in various states of ‘lockdown’ to flatten the curve, both the local – and worldwide – economies […]
March 24, 2020

My Chartered Accountancy Journey: The Story So Far…

In this book Felix Mwansa shares with you his Chartered Accountant Zambia story to date. The author gives an account of how his Chartered Accountancy Journey began, the principles applied...
March 18, 2020
Covid19

Coronavirus considerations for group audit

3 March 2020: the spread of coronavirus is disrupting global markets and affecting company operations, supply chains and staffing. This has implications for the work of group auditors. ICAEW has issued guidance to help firms address the challenges, writes Penny Sukhraj.
March 13, 2020

ICAZ expands CA(Z) brand global recognition

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe (ICAZ) has become the fifteenth member of international body Chartered Accountants Worldwide.