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World Survey 2016 regional breakdown

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 3 Feb 2016

Geopolitical factors have profoundly shaped the economic trends of 2015, Franchesca Hashemi reports. read more

World Survey 2016: service lines

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Feb 2016

Audit fee pressure, increased regulation, opportunities in advisory and the quest for reputation. read more

Britain keeps calm and carries on

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

Despite a slight slowdown in the economic recovery, the UK’s economy and regulatory framework remains attractive for foreign investors. And despite.... read more

Welcome to Australia’s Ideas Boom

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

An ambitious new prime minister, the countries fourth in two years, is set to implement a series of changes to the Australian business and economic.... read more

Dubai: A giant in the making

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

On a map, Dubai, one of the seven emirates making the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is just a dot; however the city could well become one of the most.... read more

South Africa survey: Between past and future

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Nov 2015

In the wake of the recent student protests in South Africa, Vincent Huck takes the pulse of South African professioAnals and looks at how they are.... read more

Nigeria survey: rankings

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Nov 2015

International Accounting Bulletin 2015 rankings of Networks and Associations in Nigeria. read more

Australia survey: rankings

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 26 Nov 2015

International Accounting Bulletin 2015 rankings of Networks and Associations in Australia. read more

Nordic countries: Overlooked corner of Europe thrives

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Oct 2015

Consolidation, rising audit thresholds and fee pressure are just a few of the ingredients for fierce competitive markets in the Nordic countries..... read more

Russia: Business as usual as sanctions fail to bite

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 23 Oct 2015

Russian firms are remaining positive despite political brinkmanship, economic sanctions and a sluggish economy. Vincent Huck reports. read more

Japan: Profession faces adaptability test

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 23 Oct 2015

Accounting scandals and profound economic reforms are testing Japanese firms’ resilience. Franchesca Hashemi reports.. read more

France: Firms tough it out in challenging market

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 23 Oct 2015

The past two years have been tough for France’s economy and political and social landscape and firms are looking for new services to drive growth,.... read more

India’s winding road ahead

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 21 Sep 2015

Change may be inevitable, but the sheer pace of reform in India over the past 12 months presents the accounting profession with significant.... read more

After the party, the hangover

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 21 Sep 2015

Years of abundance in Latin America have been lived up like a party by accounting firms and businesses alike, but now the music has stopped and the.... read more

The Netherlands: Bloody, but unbowed

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 21 Aug 2015

In the wake of a series of accounting scandals involving the largest firms in the Netherlands, the Dutch profession pressed by politicians took the.... read more

South Korea: Slow improvement in a sluggish environment

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 21 Aug 2015

South Korea’s accounting market continues to experience fierce audit fee competition as mid-tier firms increase efforts to expand their market.... read more

Mexico Survey: rankings

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 21 Aug 2015

International Accounting Bulletin 2015 rankings of Networks and Associations in Mexico. read more

Africa survey: Hear the roar of the African women’s silence

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 20 Jul 2015

African leader and pro-feminist Thomas Sankara said in the eighties that he could hear the roar of women’s silence. Nearly 30 years later, African.... read more

Africa survey: African regulators face Big Four lobbying

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 20 Jul 2015

At the Africa Congress of Accountants (ACOA15) four heads of African regulatory bodies from four countries tell Carlos Martin Tornero and Vincent.... read more

Africa survey: Drive to create the true practitioner

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 20 Jul 2015

Following the plenary session on corruption and IFFs four heads of three Southern African professional bodies tell Vincent Huck how they see the.... read more


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