October 29, 2018
Sarah Dixon

A day in the life: Sarah Dixon

Corporations are legal, but it’s hard to consider them moral. A philosopher asks whether they should be thought of as psychopaths.
October 22, 2018

Machiavelli Inc: are corporations psychopaths?

Corporations are legal, but it’s hard to consider them moral. A philosopher asks whether they should be thought of as psychopaths.
October 16, 2018

Client monies: proceed with caution

Money makes the world go round, but it can land chartered accountants in hot water when the cash belongs to clients.
October 10, 2018

Charity Fraud Awareness Week

Fraud is a serious threat to every organisation, charities included. With reported fraud increasing at an alarming rate it is vital for charities of all shapes and sizes to protect their income and assets by building strong defences.
October 9, 2018

Spotlight on ethics: accountability for auditors

Current levels of fraud and corruption in South Africa have resulted in calls for greater transparency and accountability by businesses. Transparency reporting is an opportunity for audit firms to demonstrate their commitment to audit quality.
October 2, 2018

Tackling white-collar crime

With the Criminal Justice Act 2018 now coming into force, what is required to protect your organisation’s integrity and reputation?
September 25, 2018

New Ethics Guide For Charities and Not-For-Profits

Chartered Accountants Ireland announced the launch of a new “Concise Guide of Ethics and Governance for the Charity and Not-for-Profit Sector”
September 24, 2018

All you need to know: anti money laundering changes

Regulations on anti money laundering in the UK are evolving and accountants must be aware of the changes, and how it will affect their practices and their clients.
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.