The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants will train university
accounting teachers in China to help the country deal with a chronic shortage of
The deal was struck between the ACCA and Chinese Institute of Certified
Public Accountants (CICPA) this week and is the second foreign deal with a UK
body the Chinese institute has secured.
The CICPA has already signed a deal with the ICAEW, which will allow about 50
students each year to ‘top up’ their Chinese qualification with additional
According to the FT, there are 7,600 students at the 22 Chinese
universities currently studying for the certified public accountant
qualification, which was established in 1994.
The AAT has become the first accountancy body to sign the Women in Finance Charter, which is designed to help achieve gender balance in the financial services industry
New government measures to target abuse of a VAT simplification scheme may have 'unwelcome consequences' for small businesses, says the institute
Fiona Wilkinson to take up the position in June 2017
The AAT will deliver the end point assessments for the apprenticeships