Economics

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

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What does Brexit mean for members?

The EU & UK are gearing up for a month of intense face-to-face negotiations and it is said that the delivery of a deal by the end of the summer is a top priority for both sides, but the outcome of Brexit negotiations is a mystery yet again.

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Changemaker: A kinder magic

As Chief of Staff for the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, Claire Harbron CA acts as an operational linchpin in the world’s fifth-largest philanthropic organisation – an undertaking that is demanding, emotionally charged and endlessly rewarding.

The alleviation of acute malnutrition in Nigeria; establishing decarbonisation programmes in India; the treatment of billions at risk of infection from parasitic worms: it’s not hyperbolic to suggest that the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) addresses many of the weightiest and most fundamental issues confronting humanity.

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6 steps to staying agile in 2021

The challenges of the new year will look mightily familiar. ICAS President Catherine Burnet CA outlines how rethinking the lessons of the pandemic will help CAs boost the fledgling recovery.

The ending of one year and the beginning of another always brings fresh hope that things are about to change for the better. And while many will be eager to say goodbye to 2020 – a year that will be remembered for unprecedented disruption and uncertainty – the hard work is not over yet.

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

IFRS Standards and climate-related disclosures

IFRS Standards and climate-related disclosures

Join ICAEW’s Financial Reporting Faculty for this free and open to all webinar. Hear from Nick Anderson, member of the International Accounting Standards Board, as he explains how existing requirements within IFRS Standards relate to climate change and other emerging risks. Webinar Information Climate change continues to be the defining […]

The secret life of a CFO during restructuring & administration

The secret life of a CFO during restructuring & administration

Join this webinar from the Retail Community to hear a CFO share her experience of what it is really like to go through a business restructuring. The good, bad and ugly. Webinar Information Being a CFO during a restructuring is tough. Big decisions need to be made regarding redundancies, lenders […]

Building Resilience: Better Leadership, a better future

As young people enter the workforce, they are hungry for opportunities to learn, contribute and lift others alongside them to create a positive impact. With this event, we showcase what is possible and what real leadership looks like.

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(3/3)…We previously heard recovery will come from consumers spending lockdown-accumulated savings, but there wasn’t much to kickstart this. Best growth estimate is that in 5 years the #economy will be 3% smaller than without #COVID19 – its impact will be with us for a decade.

(2/3) …In the longer term, incentives for #investment such as the super deduction will help make the UK competitive in the post-crisis global economy, perhaps offsetting the planned increase in #corporationtax. However, there was very little on post-#Brexit trade…

(1/3) #Budget2021 was an opportunity to build a bridge to #economicrecovery. To a significant extent, the extension to the #furlough scheme and to other financial support measures did that, and this will enable companies to plan effectively over the next six months….

The first #FinBiz2030 event of the year is coming up.

Join to learn about the business case for the sustainable development agenda, and hear from leaders who have innovated responsible business solutions.

Register here: https://t.co/AfWE2JEYfF

The #FinBiz2030 events are always fantastic and a great way to educate yourself on the increasing importance of sustainability related matters. Details and registration info for the next webinar on 25 March is outlined below - check it out...... https://t.co/omita1M7Ps

The next in the #FinBiz2030 'Building Resilience' #webinar series has just been announced🌟

Taking place Wed 25 March, 'The business case for doing good' webinar will be co-hosted by @IFAC, @AICPA, @CIMA_Media, @CharteredWW & @OneYoungWorld. https://fal.cn/3dMjD

The next in the #FinBiz2030 'Building Resilience' #webinar series has just been announced🌟

Taking place Wed 25 March, 'The business case for doing good' webinar will be co-hosted by @IFAC, @AICPA, @CIMA_Media, @CharteredWW & @OneYoungWorld. ...https://t.co/KS9uu5TrMm

Interested in #Chartered #Accountancy as a #career?
Hear first-hand from students & members that you don’t have to be a #maths nerd, how it’s anything but boring, and how it offers a #rewarding and #diverse career🌟https://t.co/BokPMa8tVc #BecomeACharteredAccountant

As I'm quoted as saying in the below article from yesterday's @thesundaytimes, we're frustrated at the slow pace of #audit reform and want to get it sorted.
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#FinBiz2030 Building Resilience is BACK!

Catch us in 4 weeks time as we are joined by our friends at AICPA & International Federation of Accountants to host: #Business Case for Doing Good.

Don't miss our 2021 launch... http://ow.ly/7tcQ50DJxnZ

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Building Resilience: The business case for doing good

Join us to learn more about the business case for the sustainable development agenda, and hear from leaders who have innovated responsible business...

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In today's #business landscape, #finance & #accounting professionals have a significant influence on companies & are well-positioned to embed #sustainability into a company’s strategy & business model.

Together we can be #Difference Maker's and do good in this ...evolving world.

#FinBiz2030 | Business Case For Doing Good | Don't miss out
One Young World https://charteredaccountantsworldwide.com/event/the-business-case-for-doing-good/

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Building Resilience: The business case for doing good

Join us to learn more about the business case for the sustainable development agenda, and hear from leaders who have innovated responsible business...

charteredaccountantsworldwide.com

🚨#FinBiz2030 Building Resilience is BACK 🚨

Catch us in 4 weeks time as we are joined by our friends at @AICPA & @IFAC to host: #Business Case for Doing Good.

Don't miss our 2021 launch... http://ow.ly/gRK050DJxeK