September 18, 2018

Artificial Intelligence: Opportunities, Risks and Implications

The rapid developments in AI have engendered high expectations of the benefits it can deliver for business and for society at large. Yet there are concerns about AI replacing human input and thus displacing jobs.
September 12, 2018

Business Performance Management – working with tensions

Leading on business performance management (BPM) is challenging and our members say some help grounded in organisational reality would be valuable. Based on the experience of Philip Smith, a successful turnaround specialist, the report focuses on dealing with the inevitable tensions in organisations such as coping with conflicting stakeholder needs. As well as comprehensive analysis the report includes six real-life case studies.
August 29, 2018

ISCA Ethics Seminar: Knowing Where To Draw The Line

The ISCA Ethics Committee (EC) organised the 2018 Ethics Seminar to highlight new developments in ethics and ethical standards.
August 23, 2018

The future of blockchain

New technologies are driving growth of the digital economy, with one of these being distributed ledger technology (DLT), and its most common application – blockchain. Blockchain began as the technology behind the digital currency bitcoin, but the potential applications for its use extend far beyond this [...]
August 17, 2018
ISCA Success Stories

ISCA Launches Video Series Featuring Members’ Career Journeys

ISCA has unveiled “Future-Ready Talent” – a video series showcasing the career trajectories of five members and how ISCA supports them through changes in the business environment. The video campaign, while highlighting the value of the ISCA membership, also showcases how Chartered Accountants, with their expertise and professionalism, add value to diverse businesses.
August 10, 2018

Hitting The Boards

Member Profile: Victor Lai, Ca (Singapore), Regional Managing Director, Boardroom Limited
July 23, 2018
Cybersecurity Risk

Cybersecurity risk: time for auditors to take heed?

The global interest in cybersecurity is growing. As we move into the cyber age, technology has become a huge part of both our everyday lives and today’s business environment, as more and more businesses increase their online presence [...]
July 17, 2018
Harnessing big data for greater business insight

Harnessing big data for greater business insight

Numbers have always been the lifeblood of the accountancy profession. Now, the trends of big data and analytics promise to increase the volume and velocity of this information flowing to finance professionals. Just as commerce thrives on information [...]
July 10, 2018

Here’s how to embed a culture of integrity in an organisation

Much aspired to but little understood, integrity is the subject of a major new report that aims to give organisational leaders and HR professionals the tools to embed a culture based on ethical values.
July 6, 2018
Artificial-intelligence-is-here-to-stay

Artificial intelligence is here to stay

The traditional levers of economic progress – capital investment and labour – are no longer able to sustain the growth in GDP enjoyed in previous decades in most developed economies. With the recent convergence of technology [...]