AIA was formed to promote and support the accountancy profession on an international scale. We have a global reach and work closely with our people and partners in key financial centres to endorse best practice and the highest professional standards and ethics. Our members work in all kinds of businesses, from micro-businesses to multinationals, and they are based all over the world. We can provide singular insight into the accountancy profession, finance and business issues.

We ensure that our members' voices are heard through reports, consultations, events, press releases and commentary. You can find the latest press releases from the Association below.

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12 December 2017

On 7 December 2017 the AIA attended the IAB and IAAP UK International Business and Skills Awards at the House of Commons in London. In partnership with Lloyds Bank, AMLCC and several other notable sponsors, the awards reward outstanding individuals, students and businesses within the accountancy industry.

05 December 2017

On 01 December 2017, AIA President Les Bradley was awarded with an Honorary Professorship during his recent visit to Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance. The AIA president visited the University along with the AIA Regulatory Strategy Manager, David Potts. They were greeted by the Secretary, Vice President and Dean of the university.

21 November 2017


The Association of International Accountants (AIA), the global body for professional accountants held a Tax and Regulatory Conference in Hong Kong this week.

20 November 2017

The Association of International Accountants (AIA), the global body for professional accountants are delighted to be sponsoring ‘The Future of Accountancy: Success in a changing world’ at London South Bank University. The exciting first time event is being held in collaboration with PQ Magazine, and promises to deliver an engaging and thought provoking day for the accounting profession.

16 November 2017

The Association of International Accountants (AIA) has received confirmation from the Bar of Ireland of listing as one of the professional bodies with direct professional access to the Bar.