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Business and human rights – whither the future

  • Published: 25 Mar 2015

James Kallman, president director of Moores Rowland Indonesia a member firm of Praxity, argues in favour of the development of human rights.... read more

Comment: Four big myths about the Big Four

  • Published: 24 Mar 2015

Mazars global head of audit David Herbinet presents his views on audit market competition in response to the Editor’s Letter in January’s.... read more

Editor's letter: Shift in leadership

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 25 Feb 2015

Since the start of the year there has been a raft of senior leadership appointments, which signal the initial steps of shattering the industry's.... read more

Vendor comment: Embracing Modern Finance - the new generation of software systems designed to transform accounting

  • Published: 2 Feb 2015

Therese Tucker, CEO and finance controls and automation software leader at BlackLineAutomation writes about the role of software in modern finance.. read more

Editor's letter: Are we heading towards a Big Two market?

  • Published: 2 Feb 2015

The past year was a solid one for the 52 networks and associations survey by International Accounting Bulletin with their combined revenue.... read more

Industry comment: France Moves To More Favorable Investment Policies

  • Published: 22 Jan 2015

Didier Hémion, partner at Primexis, writes about France's changing investment climate and how calls for reform look set to yield a more favourable.... read more

Industry comment: The China challenge... and opportunity

  • Published: 8 Jan 2015

Martin van Roekel, CEO of BDO shares his thoughts on the challenges and opportunities posed by the Chinese market.. read more

Industry comment: Skills shortage in UK accountancy market

  • Published: 9 Dec 2014

James Parker, associate director at global recruitment consultancy Hydrogen Group writes of skills shortage within accounting firms due to years of.... read more

Industry comment: The changing face of the mid-market

  • Published: 28 Nov 2014

How are mid-sized accounting firms preparing for the impending audit threshold reforms? Diversification, specialisation and a move away from a.... read more

Editor's letter: All roads lead to Rome

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 25 Nov 2014

For many of our readers November has been marked by the World Congress of Accountants held in Rome. Our reporter Vincent Huck and The Accountant.... read more

The global technology race: What does it mean for our profession?

  • Published: 25 Jul 2014

BDO global head of technology Julian Frost shares his views on the fast-evolving technology landscape and the role the profession has to play to.... read more

Comment: China’s accounting wars

  • Published: 26 Jun 2014

Professor Paul Gillis, professor of practice at Peking University reflects on the struggle to regulate the auditors of China’s overseas listed.... read more

Editor’s comment: May the best team win

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 26 Jun 2014

As the FIFA World Cup craze sweeps the globe most of us engage in conversation with friends, partners and colleagues about the games, tactics, team.... read more

Industry comment: The future of corporate reporting

  • Published: 2 Jun 2014

Deloitte UK national head of accounting Veronica Poole shares her views on the current state of corporate reporting. read more

Expert comment: Accounting tools and accounting firms

  • Published: 27 May 2014

Dr. RuedigerLoitz (CPA), PwC Germany capital markets & accounting advisory services partner, analysis how independence rules for auditors with.... read more

Editor's letter: IAB’s first Accountancy Forum

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 16 May 2014

Over two years ago we were gearing up at the International Accounting Bulletin for our inaugural virtual IAB Awards. With most nominations received.... read more

Editor's Comment: Ranking does matter

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 24 Apr 2014

When speaking to firm leaders from around the world they like to say that for them it’s not all about the size of the firm or the ranking of the.... read more

UK Court of Appeal confirms supremacy of retainer: Wragge & Co

  • Author: Jane Howard, Wragge & Co
  • Published: 28 Mar 2014

You may recall that in July 2013 Wragge &Co commented on the case of Mehjoo v Harben Barker (a firm) & Anor, where the judge at first instance.... read more

Industry comment: Retention and leadership are the real issues for women

  • Published: 20 Mar 2014

The global leader of the seventh-largest global accounting network RSM International, Jean Stephens, shares her views and experience of being a.... read more

Good parents make good leaders

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 20 Mar 2014

I have read many reports and best practice papers by firms and other organisations within the profession and followed webcasts and public debates.... read more


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