Chartered Accountants combine unrivalled knowledge with skill and commitment to achieve financial and strategic goals. Appreciation of wider economic trends and issues is central to their work.

This section contains a collection of articles from Chartered Accountants Worldwide and our Member Institutes that explore key economic questions of our time.

Insights on Economics

Insights on Economics


What is preventing another Steinhoff from happening in this country?

Or a Tongaat, an African Bank, an Eskom, an SAA − the list goes on.

It is a question that should be top of mind of those who are employed and are seeking employment, those who have invested hard-earned money in banks and large corporations, and those who are saving for the future, as well as of communities that rely on corporate social expenditure


Uplifting the profession and enhancing audit quality

Among the many recent and upcoming initiatives to enhance audit quality there is one underdog that could really shift the landscape, but will it be soon enough?

Could ISQM 1 be the secret weapon we do not even realise we have?

women entrepreneurs

The COVID-19 Pandemic: Challenges and opportunities for women entrepreneurs

While women entrepreneurs optimistically face the future in order to succeed, we cannot ignore the uneven challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic

Online Events & Webinars

Online Events & Webinars

One clear way that Chartered Accountant Member Institutes are rising to this challenge is in the creation and hosting of online events and activities.

We are working with the Institutes to present the events that have a global perspective and are available to Chartered Accountants everywhere.

Webinars on demand

Sustainability and Innovation

Building Resilience: Sustainability & Innovation

It is critical for nations to invest in innovation and to design sustainable ecosystems for everyone to succeed in. This generation of young leaders must be part of the change. Join as we hear from leaders who will provide a local and global perspective on the shared challenges facing us all.

Building Resilience: Climate Change: Global leadership, local action

Building Resilience: Climate Change: Global leadership, local action

The challenges presented by the climate crisis are often acutely local in focus, but the leadership required to tackle them is global. How can young leaders in business and finance help connect the two?

CA Capability+ Launch: The Evolution of Work

The official launch of CA Capability+, your new tool designed by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand to help CAs take control of their professional development.

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Today on the Building Resilience #podcast we feature @hauwa_ojeifo, Mental Health advocate, Human Rights Activist and #FinBiz2030 webinar speaker.

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Congratulations to ICAEW member @annietrev for being appointed UK International #Trade Secretary. A critical role as the UK transitions to a post-pandemic, post-Brexit world. She joins fellow ICAEW members @AlokSharma_RDG and @kitmalthouse in attending govt cabinet meetings.

Brush up on Blockchain and get to grips with Bitcoin, join @ACAUS_tweets today in their Cryptocurrency webinar.

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Whether you're a member or not, join today to prepare for the current and future changes in the world of work, business and the profession #work #finance #business

This week's Building Resilience podcast features Monica Moisin, a #FinBiz2030 speaker from our Leadership, Purpose and Ethics #webinar hosted by ICAS - The Professional Body of CAs

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This week's Building Resilience podcast features @MoisinMonica, a #FinBiz2030 speaker from our Leadership, Purpose and Ethics #webinar hosted by @ICASaccounting

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