Ethics / Insight

October 29, 2018
Sarah Dixon

A day in the life: Sarah Dixon

Sarah Dixon, financial controller of the Aga Khan Foundation, tells Raymond Doherty about making the move to the international development sector, and why she loves being out in the field
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.
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.
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.