GAA Accounting

The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

17/02/2017
by GAA Accounting
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The shape of things to come

By Cian Molloy What lies in store for the accountancy profession? Cian Molloy investigates how the profession might fare in the years ahead. Since the arrival of the first accountancy software packages more than three decades ago, there have been … Continue reading

17/02/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Charting a course through choppy waters

By Fiona Reddan Stephen Haddrill, Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council, talks to Fiona Reddan about the challenge of Brexit, his commitment to high-quality regulation and the need to rethink the role of audit. Brexit is in the air. … Continue reading

17/02/2017
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Brexit negotiations

By Brian Keegan Ireland needs time to identify its Brexit related difficulties and opportunities. In March, however, the clock will start ticking. The wishful thinking that has surrounded the Brexit debate has blurred the distinctions between what is desirable, possible … Continue reading

02/12/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Communication strategies for a new world

By Ita Gibney Ita Gibney explains how individuals and organisations can win their case in the court of public opinion. For chief executives, chairmen and boards of directors, developing and assessing strategic communications functions and plans is akin to forging … Continue reading

02/12/2016
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EU audit reform

By Noreen O’Halloran Noreen O’Halloran considers what the European Union’s Audit Reform project means for audit committees and statutory auditors alike. The European Union’s (EU) Audit Reform aims to improve the quality of statutory audits and re-establish shareholder confidence and public … Continue reading

01/12/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Getting to grips with customs duties

By Eoin O’Shea Eoin O’Shea outlines the key issues businesses must now consider if they are to capitalise on a hard Brexit, if and when it arises. On 13 October 2016, the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, spoke on … Continue reading