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International Accounting Bulletin September 1, 2020

Communicating Value Creation When Planning for a Post-COVID World

Covid-19 threatens organisations’ ability to generate value. Many businesses are thinking about their purpose, business model, and how to serve stakeholders beyond shareholders alone, comments Stathis Gould,...

Responsible Investor August 21, 2020

CFOs must be part of the conversation if we are to make integrated reporting the global standard

It’s time for a comprehensive scorecard reflecting the right KPIs, argues Russell Guthrie, CFO of the International Federation of Accountants.

International Accounting Bulletin August 1, 2020

Integrated reporting: Why, and how, we must embrace it

Stathis Gould, director of advocacy at the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), explains why integrated Federation of Accountants (IFAC), explains why integrated reporting must serve as the...

Accounting Today May 14, 2020

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Voices In crisis, small businesses need small accounting firms

[SMEs] need the support of accountants whom they know and trust. Small and midsized accounting practices should be their preferred partners. Why? Because the unfortunate reality is that many SMPs know firsthand what SMEs are going through. 

Public Finance Focus April 23, 2020

How accounting transparency can help with the tough decisions ahead after Covid-19

The coronavirus pandemic will have a long-lasting effect on public finances. Governments need the complete picture that modern accounting standards provide in order to navigate the recovery, argues Ian Carruthers.

CFO Dive April 22, 2020

How CFOs can lead through the coronavirus crisis — and beyond

For CFOs and senior finance leaders, there is an opportunity to deliver more than disaster-response by safeguarding the organization and its people, honing new ways of working, and identifying new opportunities to deliver value and positive societal impact.



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