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

CFO

The many strategic roles of the CFO

We talked to a wide range of interviewees who discussed the roles that the CFO plays in strategy. Clarifying these roles and how they can be combined to form a strategic leader is an important starting point for creating the role that best suits your organisation.

cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrency: accountants look beyond the horizon

Fintech academic and chartered accountant Gavin Brown examines the advancements of the volatile crypto market and outlines what may lie in wait for accountants managing such decentralised currencies.

ISCA-Audit

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.

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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💻Webinar: Join us at the 2021 SAICA Finance Leaders webinar series.
🗓️When: 1 - 16 September 2021
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G20 together are 80% of the world’s emissions and 85% of its GDP and must keep 1.5 degrees alive @COP26

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