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Independent Standard-Setting Boards
The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board sets high-quality international standards for auditing, assurance, and quality control that strengthen public confidence in the global profession.
The International Accounting Education Standards Board establishes standards, in the area of professional accounting education, that prescribe technical competence and professional skills, values, ethics, and attitudes.
The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants sets high-quality, internationally appropriate ethics standards for professional accountants, including auditor independence requirements.
The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board develops standards, guidance, and resources for use by public sector entities around the world for preparation of general purpose financial statements.
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Finance Leadership & Development
Professional accountants need to respond to the continually changing expectations of their organizations, the financial markets, and society. In addition, many accountants aspire to finance leadership roles, such as chief financial officer (CFO). As a result, they must fulfill their traditional responsibilities, while increasing their support of strategic and operational decision-making. Through education, life-long learning, and development, they must acquire the right mixture of skills, experiences, and attitudes, including leadership, strategy, business, management, and interpersonal skills. Read More
7 Ways CFOs Can Keep up with Rapid Changes in Technology
May 4, 2015 - Journal of Accountancy
April’s Leadership Picks: Charles Tilley, CIMA
April 28, 2015 - The Accountant
The Sky’s the Limit
April 26, 2015 - The Star Online
Doughtie to Become First Female CEO of KPMG in US
April 22, 2015 - Journal of Accountancy
CIMA and the Hackett Group to Collaborate on Professional Development Offering for Global Business Services and Shared Services Organisations
April 20, 2015 - Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
The Five Influences on Future Finance
April 17, 2015 - City AM
Volatile Economic Landscape Shapes the Future of CFO Role, Says New Research from ACCA and IMA
April 15, 2015 - Institute of Management Accountants
ICAEW Salary Survey 2015
April 13, 2015 - Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
Accountancy Roles No Longer the Preserve of Accountants
April 9, 2015 - The C Suite
- Competent and Versatile: How Professional Accountants in Business Drive Sustainable Success
August 1, 2011 - IFAC