For the accountancy profession, 2015 was a forward-looking year. The need to attract and develop new talent, embrace rapidly changing technological trends, and demonstrate how the accountancy profession is playing a wider role in society were
Islamic finance is beginning to provide investors with green financing initiatives, initiatives that have similarities and differences with their Western counterparts.
A renowned finance expert from China discusses the critical roles finance professionals play in guiding business leaders, emphasizing the importance of total budget management in problem solving and strategic growth.
3D printing technology is bringing significant changes with it—changes that will effect businesses and the accountants that work with and for them.
A look at traditional cost modelling in light of the changes 3D printing is and will make on how companies operate.
In today’s digital economy with instantaneous, one-click purchases for downloadable products that are physically imperceptible and weightless, how can we assign value to digital assets?
Accountants can play an important role in fostering the “Maker’s Economy” by providing necessary guidance to entrepreneurs in the early stages of product development and business growth.
The IFAC Global Knowledge Gateway can be incredibly useful for accountancy educators and their students—curated information can be vastly useful in the digital age when so much is information is available it can become too much information.
Since its inception, the IFAC Global Knowledge Gateway has featured a number of articles covering various dimensions of governance in organizations. This article provides a recap of what has been published thus far to draw relevance between the role of the accountancy profession and good governance.
An examination of how the IFAC Global Knowledge Gateway is organized to help students and teachers think about the different facets of the accountancy profession. Part 2 in a 3-part series.