Ethics

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.
July 4, 2018
Song Yeow Chung

The internet affects everything, even curry puffs: Song Yeow Chung

Here’s a question worth pondering: Why would someone like the CFO of a Singapore F&B business specialising in local snacks be concerned about the rise of the e-commerce site Amazon [...]
July 4, 2018

Technological disruption in accountancy

The look of the future promises to be exciting in the 21st century, with technology revolutionising the way we live, learn and work. I am certain you have felt the impact of technology, be it in your lifestyle – entertainment, transportation, banking [...]
May 16, 2018

New report considers the public interest and accountants’ role in it

What is the public interest, and where does it apply? Does it apply equally in all cases? And how does it apply to the role of accountants?