GAA Accounting

The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Five top qualities of a CFO

By Eleanor O’Neill Financial expertise and top business acumen are the most obvious requirements for a good CFO. But what else makes up the mark of a quality financial executive? Roles at all levels across businesses are expanding to be … Continue reading

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Nine must-have apps for business travellers

By Andrew Harbison As new security rules regarding laptops and tablets on planes come into force, here are nine useful apps any business traveller should have on their smartphone.

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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How to spot fake news

By Eleanor O’Neill Telling the real from the fake is now a major challenge in the digitally-connected information society – and just how can you tell if a news report is false? Talk of ‘fake news’ is increasingly cropping up … Continue reading

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Large businesses planning to move activities out of the UK, Brexit survey reveals

At least one in four large businesses in the UK are considering transferring some activities to elsewhere in the EU as a result of Brexit, according to a poll of finance professionals. The findings come from a survey of members … Continue reading

28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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ICAS and ISCA sign agreement to establish reciprocal membership

Under this RMA, an ICAS CA can apply for full membership with ISCA, and attain the CA (Singapore) designation, a recognised mark of excellence in business and a pre-requisite for being a public accountant in Singapore.

18/08/2016
by GAA Accounting
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The eight technologies businesses need to plan for

By Eleanor O’Neill New research from PwC has identified the eight technology ‘megatrends’ that businesses should consider in the coming years. The study assessed emerging technologies based on business impact and commercial viability over the next five to seven years, … Continue reading