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The appreciation of the US dollar has had mixed effects for emerging and developing countries - Stocker

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 27 Jan 2016

Marc Stocker, senior economist at the World Bank’s Development Economics Prospects Group, explains how currency exchanges impacted the global.... read more

Comments: trends, opportunities and challenges in the assurance service line globally

  • Published: 26 Jan 2016

Ahead of International Accounting Bulletin’s release of its annual world survey, Felice Persico, EY’s global vice chair assurance, gives his.... read more

Obituary: Michael Oxley, scandal buster

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 12 Jan 2016

Critics of SOX argued that the law burdened businesses with regulatory requirements. When I interviewed Oxley in December 2013 he rebuffed this.... read more

Non-audit services monitor: Asia-Pacific trends and projections

  • Published: 5 Jan 2016

Japan, Australia and South Korea - A test on the balance between services that will shape the future of the profession, in association with sister.... read more

When accounting hits the UN table

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 18 Dec 2015

The United Nations, a place of global political intrigues, is intrinsically linked to the high level political sphere, but out of the spotlights.... read more

UNCTAD/ISAR: debate from the floor

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 18 Dec 2015

Q&A between UNCTAD/ISAR delegates and conference panelists. read more

Power 50: editorial picks

  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

As Timetric Accountancy Power 50 votes seem to have been hijacked by marketing and PR departments, the editorial team put their heads together to.... read more

2015 Timetric Accountancy Power 50

  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

This year International Accounting Bulletin and sister publication The Accountant left it to the public to nominate and then vote for the most.... read more

Climate change talks in Paris “deeply flawed”

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

Franchesca Hashemi encounters scepticism about the role accountants play in tackling climate change issues. read more

The practicalities of social and natural accounting

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

Stephanie Hime, manager at KPMG’s sustainability services and part-time technical director at the Natural Capital Coalition, examines the social.... read more

Bring natural capital into the metrics of growth

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 17 Dec 2015

Franchesca Hashemi witnessed developments at the World Forum on Natural Capital in Edinburgh. read more

Haddrill: the cost of regulation should be borne by accounting firms

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 10 Dec 2015

Stephen Haddrill, CEO of the UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC), shares with Carlos Martin Tornero the vision and strategy of the accounting.... read more

Q&A: To quantify or not to quantify, that is the natural capital question

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 7 Dec 2015

Gavin Templeton, head of sustainable finance at Green Investment Bank UK, is an advocate of the ‘Green profit and loss statement’ but thinks.... read more

Q&A: Dubai, beyond the glitter

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 4 Dec 2015

Tim Howe, managing director at Al Ghaith & Co (MSI Global Alliance), shares his views on the accountancy market in Dubai.. read more

The need for accountants in the natural capital circle

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 3 Dec 2015

Inger Andersen, director general of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and former EMEA economist at the World Bank, caught up with.... read more

Roundtable: Associations, the low-cost model

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Nov 2015

Four executives from four global associations tell Vincent Huck about their organisations’ business models, how they believe they are perceived and.... read more

Vox Pop: Associations and Networks

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Nov 2015

Professionals, standards setters, regulators, academics and accounting technicians tell their views on the differences in business model between.... read more

Small listed companies & the annual report

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Nov 2015

As the recognition of the role played by SMEs in the economic recovery increases, many legislators, regulators and standard-setters are boosting.... read more

Comprehensive views from the locals: Argentina, Chile, Costa rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 18 Nov 2015

International Accounting Bulletin asked partners from across many of the Latin American countries about the highlights of their respective markets. read more

Natural capital accounting to make smarter use of the planet’s resources

  • Author: Franchesca Hashemi
  • Published: 18 Nov 2015

Accounting for natural assets could limit environmental damage and add value to countries’ wealth or the balanced books of a business. But should.... read more


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