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Global by name, global by nature

  • Published: 7 Oct 2019

Stephen Heathcote became chief executive officer of PrimeGlobal on
1 June 2019. Robin Amlôt met him to discuss the various new challenges that.... read more

ARGA team, assemble!

  • Published: 30 Sep 2019

The new top team has been named that will see in root-and-branch reform at the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) as it transforms into the Audit,.... read more

The future of audit, and how to get there

  • Published: 27 Sep 2019

Two recent reports peer into the future of the audit profession. One analyses what an audit should offer, while the other looks at how the audit.... read more

Summa: the birth of modern business

  • Published: 4 Sep 2019

A rare copy of what has been called the world’s first textbook for accountants recently went under the hammer at Christie’s in New York for more.... read more

IESBA ecode: raising the ethical standard online

  • Published: 28 Aug 2019

In June, the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) launched the eCode: an online, mobile-friendly version of its code of.... read more

Moore Stephens: building on a strong heritage

  • Published: 24 Jul 2019

After a year as global CEO at Moore Stephens, Anton Colella speaks to Joe Pickard about his first year in the role, and how the network is.... read more

PwC: a purpose for sustainability and assurance

  • Published: 10 Jul 2019

At the International Integrated Reporting Council’s 2019 annual conference, Jonathan Minter sat down with Alan McGill to talk about what his role.... read more

SBC: a new alliance joins the market

  • Published: 23 May 2019

Jonathan Minter speaks to Paul Tutin, chair of founding firm Streets Chartered Accountants, about why the business and its European partners took.... read more

Company branding: build it, and the firms will come

  • Published: 16 Apr 2019

Stephen Hamlet tells Jonathan Minter about how the use of social media and its integration with a rebranding project has been a key ingredient to.... read more

Drone technology: audit takes to the skies

  • Published: 16 Apr 2019

The movement towards a digitised era has already impacted the auditing profession in a number of ways, from blockchain to artificial intelligence..... read more

IAB roundtable: finding success in competition and co-operation

  • Published: 21 Mar 2019

Leaders from accounting networks sat down with the IAB to discuss competition between the Big Four, the mid-tier, and how to cope with a constantly.... read more

IAB roundtable: making audit competitive

  • Published: 21 Mar 2019

With regulations evolving and the sector coming under increasing scrutiny from the media and wider public, firm leaders discuss how to make the.... read more

Gender diversity: slow and steady is no longer enough

  • Published: 13 Mar 2019

There is always more that could be done to promote gender diversity within accounting, and the profession is constantly talking about how it can be.... read more

World Survey: recruitment

  • Published: 13 Mar 2019

While many of the challenges are uniform, firms in different regions are taking a variety of approaches to improve staff retention, streamline.... read more

World Survey Regions: Asia-Pacific

  • Published: 13 Mar 2019

Chinese economic growth may be slowing, but domestic and international developments created challenges – and opportunities – across other parts of.... read more

World Survey Regions: Africa

  • Published: 13 Mar 2019

Significant inward investment – particularly from China – has helped to boost demand for accounting and related services in Africa over the last 12.... read more

World Survey Regions: Europe

  • Published: 27 Feb 2019

Inevitably, Brexit was the single biggest issue exercising the minds of accounting firms and their clients across Europe during 2018, but.... read more

World Survey Regions: Latin America

  • Published: 27 Feb 2019

Political volatility has dogged a number of Latin American countries over the last 12 months, although the evolution of electronic invoicing.... read more

World Survey Regions: North America

  • Published: 27 Feb 2019

The accounting profession in the US would have expected to do well from a government for whom tax reform was a regular theme on the campaign trail,.... read more

World Survey Service Lines: Tax

  • Published: 26 Feb 2019

Accounting firms are playing an important role in helping clients navigate increasingly digital tax regimes while making sense of the myriad of.... read more


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