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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. Read More
This report draws attention to the radical change in the role of data in relation to the accountancy profession.
CFOs have a key role to play in making sure mergers are successful, as they are often responsible for making sure deals produce synergies or cost savings. Integration is a difficult task, and it often requires a dedicated team to accomplish.
Globalization and technology are changing the way we work, with offshoring models driving cost savings, efficiency, flexibility and the way we search the world for best talents and great ideas.
This document explores the role offshoring can play in the economic future of our nations and where the opportunities for organizations may lie.
CFO in a Box, the centralisation brainchild of CFO Joey Pointer, leads to a smoother-running finance operation for Fleet Feet Inc.
This presentation provides an informal training session and brief introduction for accounting professionals to Lean Six Sigma.
Death by Digital: Good-Bye to Finance as You Know It
November 27, 2015 - CFO.com
Digital technology is killing your finance organization as you know it. But there is no reason to mourn the loss.
- Financial Planning and Analysis: Selecting the Right Organizational Model
August 3, 2016 - CFO Innovation
- Welcome to the New Age of Uncertainty
August 1, 2016 - Guardian
- How Blockchain Will Impact Accountants and Auditors
July 22, 2016 - Economia
- Where Machines Could Replace Humans—and Where They Can't (Yet)
July 12, 2016 - McKinsey&Company
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