Speaking at a New City Agenda event held in the Houses of Parliament on 16 May 2019, Sir John Kingman, the author of the independent review of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) set out the broad range of 83 recommendations contained within the report and his expectation of future reform to implement the review.
The Association of International Accountants (AIA), the global body for professional accountants is pleased to offer members government-accredited cyber protection services following the announcement of a new strategic partnership with CyberSmart at last week’s Ethical Accounting Conference.
AIA is delighted to announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Xero to partake in its Equivalency Certification programme to provide budding accountants and bookkeepers in the UK with the online accounting skills required to succeed in the digital age.
On 17 March 2019 AIA students and VIP guests gathered at the GIS Taipei Tech Convention Centre to celebrate and recognise the achievements of CSKM Global Learning Centre candidates who have successfully completed their AIA qualifications.
A night of celebration as the Hong Kong accountancy sector witnesses continued growth, amid increased demand for consultancy services and a rise in IPOs. On the 15 March 2019 the AIA welcomed guests from the world of finance and accounting, including Guest of Honour, Dr P.M. Kam to the Craigengower Cricket Club for the Hong Kong Branch annual dinner.
The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Greg Clark MP announced a new enhanced regulator to transform the audit and accounting sector in response to a comprehensive Independent Review of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) led by Sir John Kingman, the chairman of Legal & General.