May 14, 2018

Lights, camera, action!

Technology continues to make advances in almost all aspects of our business and personal lives. And it continues to encourage advances in good governance across the accountancy sector, businesses and public services.
March 20, 2018

Your 10-point plan to tackle internal fraud and corruption

There are specific requirements all organisations should note in their formulation of a sound foundation for managing fraud and corruption risks. Such a foundation requires augmentation in respect of organisation-specific environments.
March 13, 2018

Crime and accountants – the rules get tougher

Accountants be warned. In a new tougher anti-crime climate, Australian authorities have made it clear that accountants will be fined and prosecuted for being knowingly concerned in misdealings carried out by their clients – especially those which underpay workers.
February 27, 2018

How to attract top accountancy and finance talent

Attracting the best candidates into the world of accountancy and finance is something of a preoccupation for ICAEW. To appeal to the brightest brains out there, it’s important to ensure pathways into the profession are appropriate for a fast-changing world.
January 25, 2018
60th Anniversary of the Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants

60th Anniversary of the Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants

Ikatan Akuntan Indonesia (Institute of Indonesia Chartered Accountants – IAI) celebrated its 60th anniversary by conducting a chain of events throughout the year, culminated with the hosting of the IAI International Seminar in Semarang, December 14-15, 2017.
January 11, 2018

The only way is ethics: how Chartered Accountants can steer firms the right way

A Chartered Accountant’s training imbues them with values and ethics that help them to resist external pressure and to do the right thing at all times.
November 27, 2017

SAICA: Supplementary material related to Non-Compliance with Laws and Regulations (NOCLAR)

The new NOCLAR provisions affect all PAs, whether in public practice providing (any) professional services to clients, or whether in business carrying out professional activities for an employing organisation.
October 6, 2017

My Chartered Accountancy Journey – the Story so far…

I’ll be honest from the outset….the catalyst for wanting to share my Chartered Accountancy journey might have something to do with the current Chartered Accountants Ireland competition that is offering members under 35 the opportunity to win a once in a lifetime all-expenses paid trip [...]
June 12, 2017
The Future CA 2025

The Future CA 2025

"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity." - Einstein, with the uncanny future insight for which he was widely renowned, encapsulated the dichotomy that currently faces the accounting profession.
November 30, 2016

Louw Barnardt on the One Young World Summit

By Louw Barnardt, SAICA, South Africa. One Young World – inspiring change around the world October month saw the global leadership summit One Young World hosted in Ottawa, Canada. I was lucky enough to be chosen by Chartered Accountants Worldwide to represent SAICA and South Africa at the summit. With beautiful Capitol Hill […]