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The Financial Gazette | August 19, 2022

Accountants Crucial in Post-Covid Era

International Federation of Accountants president Alan Johnson says accounting practitioners should use their skills to boost decision-making in the public sector as economies emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic. This comes as most countries have eased Covid-19 restrictions and are grappling with...

Accountancy van Morgen | August 8, 2022

Accounting Sector Must Take Action Now to Improve Diversity

Talent is difficult to find for accountancy firms. One of the most important actions the industry can take to improve this is putting energy into diversity and inclusion, according to research Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) and International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).

Accountant Week | August 8, 2022

Women and Minorities Turn Away From Accountancy

Diverse and inclusive accountancy firms attract staff more easily, who also stay on longer. In addition, offices with diverse teams are 45 percent more likely to increase their market share. But for many offices, it doesn't go far enough. This is apparent from research by IMA (Institute of...

Accounting Today | May 6, 2022

Accountants Work on Improving Diversity

The accounting profession is undergoing a reexamination of its efforts to address the lack of diversity, not only in the U.S. but in other parts of the world.

Last month, the Institute of Management Accountants, the California Society of CPAs and the International Federation of Accountants released a...

Accounting Today | April 25, 2022
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Audit Fees Rising Faster in U.S. Than Other Countries

Audit fees in the U.S. appear to be climbing at a faster pace in recent years than in Canada and Europe, according to a new survey from the International Federation of Accountants.

Accounting Today | April 11, 2022
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Tech News: IFAC Releases Audit Tool

The International Federation of Accountants has launched new resources for ISA 540 implementation.