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


Audit and an Evolving Financial Reporting Ecosystem

The debate about responsible reporting has not been sidelined by the Covid-19 pandemic. In fact, the future of audit, and how it should adapt to changing stakeholder demands, has only grown in importance as financial reporting ecosystem participants consider how to deliver reporting that provides insights for businesses and investors to recover and thrive.


5 key areas to test when building an effective external audit plan

Auditors today are working in an exceptionally complex and ever-evolving industry. In an environment where there is pressure to add more value with fewer people and less time, auditors are challenged to discover more risks, audit more areas, more frequently, and uncover fraud for their clients.


Chartered accountancy as a global network enabler

Biotech knows no geographic bounds – the pandemic has made that clear. But how does chartered accountancy contribute to the global growth of the biotech sector?

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

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 solutions, and contributed to a changing culture around positive impact.

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 […]

Be Social

Asia is home to 99 of the world’s 100 cities facing the greatest environmental challenges

#DYK One Young World has a Sustainability Policy!

Focused on 5 pillars, #OYW has designed and implemented a policy on:

🔹Reduced inequalities
🔹Good Health and Wellbeing
🔹Sustainable Cities and Communities
🔹Integrity and Transparency

#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek doesn't have to end today as CAW Network USA are continuing the conversation at their 'Beyond Accounting -Mental Fitness' webinar on Wednesday 📅

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Beyond Accounting – Mental Fitness

Beyond Accounting - Mental Fitness aims to inform Finance professionals about Mental Fitness – challenges and opportunities. This is the first in...

#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek doesn't have to end today @ACAUS_tweets are continuing the conversation at their 'Beyond Accounting -Mental Fitness' webinar on Wednesday 📅

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This #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek, let’s remember to:

✅Be mindful with your words

✅Break the stigma by openly discussing mental health

✅Remember mental health issues impact everyone and anyone

#Goal3 #GoodHealthAndWellbeing

Today is #InternationalNurseDay 💚and we would like to say thank you to all nurses for their key role in keeping us healthy, their continuous efforts have been particularly highlighted during this pandemic🙏🏽

CSR Committee of ICAI is organizing Live Webcast on CSR & the Accounting Profession : Global Perspectives. 2 CPE Hours will be granted.
Date & Time- 15th May 2021-Saturday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM IST
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@sureshpprabhu @JambusariaNihar @drdebashismitra

ZICA President Mrs Cecilia Zimba delivering her keynote address at the on going Intentional Executive Retreat at the Avani Victoria Falls Resort, Livingstone. The Executive Retreat is being co-hosted by ICAM and ZICA.

'Companies with sustainability at the core are performing 30% better than those which don't during the pandemic. Companies that will survive in the future will be thinking net positive - make the world a better place’ @PaulPolman
#CAANZ #DifferenceMakers #MGGLB @globalcompactAU

This #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth, join our friends across the pond @ACAUS_tweets as they shine a spotlight on #wellbeing and mental #fitness in the workplace!

💪Beyond Accounting - Mental Fitness💪

Join Dee France, #CASupport and Student Wellbeing Manager, at this upcoming @CharteredWW Network #USA and @ICASaccounting event on Wed 19 May at 16:00 BST, for thought leadership on #anxiety in the #workplace.