Having a single set of high-quality, global accounting standards makes the flow of trade and capital stronger and more transparent.

The journey to international accounting standards

Finance professionals will be kept busy this year, as a swathe of new accounting standards come into force.

The war for accounting talent in the Asia-Pacific region

It is important to manage client expectations, including the time it will take and the cost to provide considered written advice.

Top answers to common client questions

An agreement between an accountancy practice and financial planner is a relationship like any other, so regular communication is vital.

5 tips for referring clients to a financial planner

The key is in knowing the client, getting back to basics and asking lots of questions.

Beware bad clients

eBook: Inspiring tales from the accounting world

eBook: Which accounting software is right for your business?

Many employers are offering roles on a contract basis.

5 hiring trends in the accounting and finance profession

Australian academics say financial statements are still relevant to Australian investors.

Do financial statements still matter?

Volunteer work can bring enormous rewards for both accountants and the charities they take their skills to.

Accountants go the extra mile for a good cause

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