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Monitoring Group Consultation: IFAC’s future in the balance

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 24 Nov 2017

Changes to the global audit standard-setting process have been proposed, amid concerns that is was serving professional rather than the public.... read more

Tax avoidance looks like a side show: compared to total anonymity

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 24 Nov 2017

Paul Beckett, senior counsel at MannBenham Advocates, talks to Carlos Martin Tornero* about tax avoidance and human rights, and how orphan.... read more

Digital disruption: Do you know your blockchain and AI?

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 22 Nov 2017

Digital disruption and its implications for accountancy firms was the topic of a panel discussion chaired by editor Vincent Huck at the BKR.... read more

Digital forum: The relevance to clients is safe, but what about the relevance to society?

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

The Accountant and the International Accounting Bulletin's Digital Accountancy conference ended with a panel discussion on the future of the.... read more

Digital forum: ‘We’ve got to disrupt ourselves. Because, if we don’t, somebody else will’

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin Digital Accountancy Forum’s second session ended with a Q&A on the impact of technological.... read more

TA & IAB Digital Forum session 2: What millennials want & the generation gap 

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

While technology makes accountancy more efficient and attractive to younger people, older people are struggling to adapt and develop the skills.... read more

TA & IAB Digital Forum session 1: Will any auditors and accountants be left?

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

Digital disruption and how it affects firms was the first topic under discussion at The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin’s Digital.... read more

Digital forum: Beware of the robots, beware!

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

The first session of The Accountant and the International Accounting Bulletin's Digital Accountancy conference ended with a Q&A on the rise of the.... read more

2017 TA & IAB Editor’s Award: Prem Sikka acceptance speech 

  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

Prem Sikka praised Abraham Briloff and explained why the profession is only as good as its critics when he accepted the editor’s award. read more

2017 TA & IAB Editor’s Award: John McDonnell keynote speech 

  • Published: 3 Nov 2017

Accounting professor Prem Sikka received the Abraham Briloff Award for his extraordinary contribution in promoting transparency and public.... read more

KPMG out of south africa?

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Sep 2017

KPMG South Africa is in the eye of a storm that could see the end of the Big Four in South Africa, while KPMG International is making desperate.... read more

Businesses to brave the elements in implementing climate-change disclosures

  • Author: IAB and TA editorial
  • Published: 18 Sep 2017

As some businesses start to face the challenges of implementing the Taskforce on Climate Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) final recommendations,.... read more

Brexit negotiations: Making simple complicated

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 31 Aug 2017

Stepping away from the politics, ACCA UK head John Williams talks about the practical implications of Brexit for businesses’ supply chains and how.... read more

Surviving the machines

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 11 Jul 2017

Since the industrial revolution, there is a latent fear that machines will replace humans in the workplace. The counter argument to that fear has.... read more

Pay me if you can

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

CPA Australia’s CEO fall from grace over pay package is only half of the story. read more

Reforming tax: The EU Commission and OECD shared Goals, but different delivery

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 4 Jul 2017

European Commission Directorate General for Taxation and Customs director Valère Moutarlier and OECD’s Center for Tax Policy and Administration.... read more

Tax transparency: It is a leaked world

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 4 Jul 2017

European Union member of parliament for the Group of Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats Jeppe Kofod presented to accounting.... read more

EU Commission tax work: half-time assessments

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 4 Jul 2017

As the EU Commission reached the half-term of its mandate, EU commissioner Pierre Moscovici highlighted to professionals during a Tax Day organised.... read more

The myths and realities of blockchain

  • Published: 2 Jun 2017

Blockchain has become a buzzword in financial services, although it remains a mystery to most people and, disturbingly, that includes regulators..... read more

The truth about blockchain and accountancy

  • Author: Paul Golden
  • Published: 26 Apr 2017

Having dealt with considerable regulatory change over recent years, accountants can probably afford to take a sanguine view of the likely impact of.... read more


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