IFAC FOCUS AREAS
- Accountability. Now.
- Adoption of International Standards
- Developing the Global Profession
- Global Representation and Advocacy
- Professional Accountants in Business
- Small and Medium Practices
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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Performance & Financial Management
Professional accountants will use many performance & financial management methods and approaches to help their organization deliver its objectives, goals, targets, and strategies. Performance & financial management encompasses all of the management, process, and behavioral aspects of strategy execution and monitoring performance. See the full overview.
by Bhumi Jariwala, Editor, IFAC Global Knowledge Gateway | June 15, 2015
What does the emergence of artificial intelligence mean for professional accountants and the profession?
There are 53 articles
Why International Valuations Standards Matter to SMEs Now More Than Ever BeforeGlobal standards are more important than ever before and it is critically important to build valuation expertise and capacity through application of consistent standards and, importantly, to continue to develop a globally respected valuation...
by April Mackenzie, Advisor to the Board of Trustees, IVSC | June 29, 2015
Innovación en la financiación de SME: una oportunidad para las SMPSi bien no es fácil generalizar sobre pequeñas y medianas empresas (SME) entre países, regiones, industrias, dimensiones, etc., algunas investigaciones (incluidas las de la IFAC) sugieren que para las SME, es sumamente desafiante acceder a...
by Fayez Choudhury, Chief Executive Officer, IFAC | June 16, 2015
News and Resources
There are 652 news/resources
Financial Planning and Analysis: Selecting the Right Organizational Model
CFO Innovation - August 3, 2016
Trust Deficit in the Workplace
Strategic Finance - August 1, 2016
SME Dividend Payouts Soar to Avoid Rate Change
Accounting Web - August 1, 2016
Welcome to the New Age of Uncertainty
Guardian - August 1, 2016
The CAM-I Performance Management Framework: Implementation and Case Study
CPA Canada - July 28, 2016
The CAM-I Performance Management Framework: Executive Overview
CPA Canada - July 28, 2016
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