ACCA membership overtakes ICAEW
ACCA global membership overtook ICAEW in 2009
The latest survey of accountancy by the
Board reveals that ACCA had 137,233 members worldwide in 2009, up
from 131,398 a year earlier. The ICAEW saw member numbers increase to 134,698
Compound annual growth across the six main institutes was 3.4% between 2004
UK membership for the ICAEW grew 1.5% to 2009 (114,468) from a year earlier,
while ACCA climbed 1.9% over the year to 68,907.