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A code fit for the future

The FRC unveils the 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code ... [More»]

Do you need to take more papers?

Is it time for ACCA PQs to take a leaf out of ICAEW students’ book? ... [More»]

First impressions matter

Do employers need to do more to attract the top talent? ... [More»]

Don’t tax the robots

AAT says it wouldn’t be right to tax AI ... [More»]

ICAEW student events

Fancy getting away from the books? Here’s how ICAEW PQs party! ... [More»]

Accountants will have superpowers

AI and robots will give accountant superpowers, says CIMA’s Noel Tagoe. ... [More»]

2 better than 1

ICAEW June pass rates for the professional level ... [More»]

Whoops it’s happened again

Some ACCA June sitters appear to have been able to access their exam results before the official release date of Monday 17 July. ... [More»]

ACCA summer results here…

The June 2018 ACCA pass rates have now been released ... [More»]

Sign of the times

Aspiring accountant Kamran Hussain goes out on the street to find a job ... [More»]

Alexa to the rescue

‘Open HMRC’ – Alexa helps tax credits customers ... [More»]

Case study exam kits

CIMA case study sitters need to check out HTFT’s exam kits ... [More»]

Free exam and study skills webinar

FME Learn Online is offering free webinars for F5, F9, P4 and P5 ... [More»]

Scrap apprenticeship fees!

Is it time to scrap the 10% apprenticeship fees for SMEs? ... [More»]

EWI’s ACCA eBooks - £1

Emile Woolf International(EWI) has announced that its ACCA eBooks will be available for just £1 each ... [More»]

LSBF launches AAT level 4

LSBF online has launched new AAT level 4 professional diploma courses ... [More»]

Primary statements

IASB chair, Hans Hoogervorst, outlined how primary financial statements in occupying the boards mind at present ... [More»]

New FRC investigation

FRC has started an investigation into KPMP’s audit of Conviviality ... [More»]

Show your workings

Muddled and non-existent workings is hindering ACCA candidates in both the paper based and CBE exams, says the F7 examiner.  ... [More»]

Put down the calculator!

ACCA CBE sitters need to put their calculators away and use the spreadsheet software, says the F5 examiner. ... [More»]

I will drink to that

CIMA pre-seens for the August case study exams are now on the way… ... [More»]

Classifying financial instruments

Why is the IASB consulting on the accounting for financial instruments with characteristics of equity? ... [More»]

Has there been a data breach at HMRC?

Did HMRC take 5m taxpayers’ voice IDs without consent? ... [More»]

Audit quality is in decline

It's official audit quality is in decline, says a worried FRC ... [More»]

New AAT assessment pass rates

The AAT has published new one-off pass rates for the revised versions of three assessments ... [More»]

Instant poll results

So which were the hardest ACCA exams in June? ... [More»]

It's diversity – get over it!

The ICAEW has put diversity at the top of its agenda with the launch of a new online Diversity Community. ... [More»]

All male shortlists banned

PwC has banned all-male shortlists for jobs in the UK as it attempts to increase the number of women in its senior roles. ... [More»]

Concern over reason for PDSY pass rates

The AAT examiner is worried that only 30% of students who enter the Professional Diploma Synoptic Assessment (PDSY) have successfully achieved all three of the contributing units (FSLC, MABU and MDCL). ... [More»]

A call to action

Accountant Elaine Clark has launched a Women in Accountancy group and is asking fellow female professionals to provide their input into a survey about their experiences in accountancy. ... [More»]

Is diversity stalling?

Ethnic diversity at the top 10 accountancy firms has stalled, showing little growth over the past two years, according to a new study by Accountancy magazine. ... [More»]

Hot weather doesn’t help

Students may need to avoid hotter weather if they want to better exam results. ... [More»]

Carillion auditor KPMG censured by FRC

KPMG has been singled out by the Financial Reporting Council in a report critical of the quality of auditing in the UK. ... [More»]

AAT to publish new pass rate statistics

The AAT has said that it plans to publish one-off pass rates on 22 June to show that the AQ2016 assessments are now working well. ... [More»]

Delays, time pressure – it’s the ACCA exams

Delayed exams and computers crashing seems to be a common theme of students sitting the ACCA CBE June exams in the UK. ... [More»]

£850k windfall is bad news for accountancy student

Second-year accountancy student Sibongile Mani may soon be looking for a new profession. ... [More»]

Career paths are not clear

Too many young finance professionals in the pubic sector are being left in the dark about their potential career paths, says a new report from the ACCA. ... [More»]

The robots have arrived

HMRC says it has now processed over 10m transactions using robots since 2015. ... [More»]

Brotherly love

You need your taxes done and your brother is an accountant. ... [More»]


How did F9 and P4 go? One good, one bad? ... [More»]

KPMG ‘sanctioned’

The FRC fines and reprimands KPMG  ... [More»]

Where to be on Monday - Future-proofing your career?

Come and join us at our FREE one-day conference in London… ... [More»]


Here's our F6, P3 & P6 feedback ... [More»]


Your F5 and P1 feedback is here ... [More»]


How did students cope with the last-ever P2 exam and F7, of course ... [More»]

Future-proof your career next Monday!

There's still time to sign up to our free one-day London conference on Monday 11 June. Just look at the final line-up - it's unique! ... [More»]


How did P7 and F8 sitters cope? ... [More»]

FREE accountancy career conference line-up complete

You can future-proof your career at our one-day London conference on Monday 11 June ... [More»]

ACCA June 2018 exam tips - P1 to P7

The June exams are nearly here, so here’s some top tips form some top tutors… ... [More»]

Even more great exam tips for June 2018...

A big thanks goes out to FME Learn online for these June tips... ... [More»]
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