GAA Accounting

The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

16/06/2017
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Brexit and trade: where do we start?

By Mike McKeon Trade was a key issue in the referendum and it grabbed many headlines. The more reflective commentators ICAS has spoken to have proposed a number of alternatives within the multiplicity of “hard” and “soft” Brexit options.

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Clare Campbell CA: A talent for tartan

By Alec Mackenzie From accountancy to design, Clare Campbell CA has her sights set on taking Scotland’s iconic textile to the top. If you ever needed proof that CAs aren’t all cut from the same cloth Clare Campbell, founder of … Continue reading

16/06/2017
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Why it pays to invest sustainably

By Natalie Jackson As Morgan Stanley raises USD$125m from its first global impact fund, Natalie Jackson CA takes a closer look at the benefits of impact investing. Impact investing is the investment into companies, organisations and funds that purposefully deliver … Continue reading

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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This isn’t just any sustainability plan, this is an M&S plan

By Matt McGeehan There is a common misconception that operating sustainably increases cost. But M&S has proved that being green needn’t cost the earth and can actually reduce costs. In 2006, the Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change … Continue reading