The IFAC Council Meeting
The leaders of the global accounting profession met in Brussels during November 15-16, 2017, to attend the International Federation of Accountants Council Meeting and the Advancing a Dynamic Global Profession Workshop. The meeting’s discussions focused both...

IFAC Article - Navigating Ethics in a Digital Age
In the context of the rapidly changing digital age, IFAC recently published an article written by Mr. Narayanan Vaidyanathan, Head of Technology Insight at ACCA, regarding the ethical challenges brought on by these changes.  The article...


IFAC Article - Transforming Challenges into Opportunities: Competition
IFAC published a new article based on the Global SMP Survey conducted at the end of 2016, as part of a series of publications that uses the results of this research to provide information, ideas...

Newsletter Accountancy Europe – September 2017
Accountancy Europe has published its September Newsletter, available on the organization’s...


Accountancy Europe (ACE) has announced the launch of its new webpage Technology Hub
Accountancy Europe (ACE) has announced the launch of its new webpage Technology Hub which presents the technology initiatives with the purpose to promote the professional activity and technological development debates. Here you can access publications...

IFAC and IIRC Publish a New Document on Integrated Reporting
On August 2, 2017, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) published Creating Value for SMEs through Integrated Thinking: The Benefits of Integrated Reporting, a new document that highlights...


Accountancy Europe publishes a new position paper regarding the role of professional accountants in tax
Further to the position paper issued in 2015 on the role of professional accountants in tax, Accountancy Europe published, on July 20, 2017, a new document on this subject, structured as a Q&A paper focused...

IFAC and CIPFA launch a new international Public Sector Financial Accountability Index
During the Annual Conference of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), which took place in Manchester, UK, on July 12-13, 2017, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and CIPFA announced the launch...


Law 162/2017 amending GO 65/1994 was published in the Official Journal
Law no 162/2017 on the statutory audit of annual financial statements and annual consolidated financial statements and on amending other pronouncements, which amends and supplements GO no 65/1994 on the organization of the accounting expertise...

Practice management: small accounting practices have advantage in staff retention
One of the latest Global Knowledge, Resources and News articles from the IFAC Gateway, talks about keeping the best talent in practices and what makes the accounting profession attractive for the new generations, the so-called...