The law of unintended consequences: How a simple change threatens business rescue in the UK

Insolvency The law of unintended consequences: How a simple change threatens business rescue in the UK

2m Stewart Perry, restructuring and insolvency partner, Fieldfisher

The law of unintended consequences: How a simple c...

Insolvency figures released in January show the reintroduction of Crown Preference is wreaking serious damage on company rescues Read More...

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haysmacintyre’s head of operations and finance on the industry’s D&I issue

Accounting Firms haysmacintyre’s head of operations and finance on the industry’s D&I issue

9m Natasha Prayag

haysmacintyre’s head of operations and finance on ...

Anna Bennett, head of operations and finance at haysmacintyre discusses the firm’s work on D&I within recruitment and why it is important to have a wo...

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AAT and ICAEW tussle over calls for compulsory membership

Accounting Standards AAT and ICAEW tussle over calls for compulsory membership

10m Sam Alberti

AAT and ICAEW tussle over calls for compulsory mem...

“It’s unduly harsh” Read More...

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Video: S&W partner says virtual meetings lack efficiency

Coronavirus Video: S&W partner says virtual meetings lack efficiency

1y Leanna Reeves

Video: S&W partner says virtual meetings lack effi...

Head of professional practices at S&W addresses tech challenges and Brexit uncertainty Read More...

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Report finds accountants and bookkeepers “on brink of change”

Technology Report finds accountants and bookkeepers “on brink of change”

1y Sage | Sponsored

Report finds accountants and bookkeepers “on brink...

Research outlines key changes expected Read More...

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Live discussion: Supporting clients on the long road to recovery

Business Live discussion: Supporting clients on the long road to recovery

2y Leanna Reeves

Live discussion: Supporting clients on the long ro...

As the pandemic continues to disrupt businesses and accountancy firms across the UK, Accountancy Age is hosting a live discussion with audit and accou...

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Exclusive: Interview with Sir Donald Brydon – "Last chance saloon" for audit

Accounting Firms Exclusive: Interview with Sir Donald Brydon – "Last chance saloon" for audit

2y Chris Jewers

Exclusive: Interview with Sir Donald Brydon – "Las...

Speaking exclusively to Accountancy Age in the first of a two-part series, Sir Donald Brydon - author of the report into the effectiveness and quality...

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Surge in redundancy and poor service led to unique accountancy solutions

Accounting Firms Surge in redundancy and poor service led to unique accountancy solutions

2y Tom Lemmon

Surge in redundancy and poor service led to unique...

Crunch Accounting: Unique accountancy services filling the gap of accountants’ quality of service, professionalism, cost, and redundancies. Read More...

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Accountancy Age announces new event series

Technology Accountancy Age announces new event series

2y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Accountancy Age announces new event series

AA Transform will help accountants effectively use new technologies to optimise their time and exceed client expectations Read More...

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The skills gap in accountancy

People Business The skills gap in accountancy

2y Chris Biggs

The skills gap in accountancy

Chris Biggs – Managing Director of Theta Financial Reporting, talks about the the skills gap in accountancy and what can be done about it Read More...

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Tech and policy changes leave accountants at home

Career Tech and policy changes leave accountants at home

2y Jeremy Chan

Tech and policy changes leave accountants at home

Trends in accountancy have already laid the groundwork for accountants to work remotely. Read More...

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RSM: What’s in a name?

Accounting Firms RSM: What’s in a name?

2y Kevin Reed

RSM: What’s in a name?

Kevin Reed of Foulger Underwood discusses how certain brands are intrinsically associated with accountancy and they’re here to stay. Read More...

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How to become a Partner

Career How to become a Partner

2y Leanna Reeves

How to become a Partner

Whether it’s seeking expertise within a field, building a profile, or developing a good career plan, Leanna reeves discusses how to achieve the positi...

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Accountancy: one of the most challenging professions to access?

Practice Accountancy: one of the most challenging professions to access?

2y Leanna Reeves

Accountancy: one of the most challenging professio...

British adults believe accountancy to be amongst the most challenging profession to enter without a degree, according to a recent study. Read More...

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2020 Predictions: Industry transparency is life or death for accountancy

Business 2020 Predictions: Industry transparency is life or death for accountancy

2y Shannon Moyer

2020 Predictions: Industry transparency is life or...

Following a year of scandals and further loss of public trust, accountancy firms will have to become even more transparent in 2020 to mitigate the imp...

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Video: Trust in audit and technology – an Accountancy Age panel debate

Accounting Firms Video: Trust in audit and technology – an Accountancy Age panel debate

2y Leanna Reeves

Video: Trust in audit and technology – an Accounta...

Accountancy Age’s first filmed panel debate offers a discussion around the issue of trust in audit – a profession which encounters both a growing use ...

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CABA launches campaign to tackle stress amongst trainee accountants

Accounting Firms CABA launches campaign to tackle stress amongst trainee accountants

2y Leanna Reeves

CABA launches campaign to tackle stress amongst tr...

The new campaign launched by CABA offers an opportunity for working professionals to "let off some steam," as findings show that four in ten adults ar...

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Firms to become futureproof if hiring dyslexic individuals, report says

Accounting Firms Firms to become futureproof if hiring dyslexic individuals, report says

2y Leanna Reeves

Firms to become futureproof if hiring dyslexic ind...

Accountancy is one of the sectors that could benefit from dyslexic employees as the profession evolves, recruitment professionals say. Read More...

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There's nothing artificial about the rise of AI

Accounting Firms There's nothing artificial about the rise of AI

2y George Carey

There's nothing artificial about the rise of AI

While the influence of AI in accountancy is, so far, relatively subtle, it would appear that there are big changes on the horizon. George Carey get’s ...

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Advising clients on IR35? What you need to know

Tax Advising clients on IR35? What you need to know

2y Chris Jewers

Advising clients on IR35? What you need to know

Blair Adams, a partner in the employment team at Law Firm Winkworth Sherwood, has been dealing with several business clients who are looking to get in...

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How technology is transforming the accountancy sector

Accounting Firms How technology is transforming the accountancy sector

3y Stephen Browning

How technology is transforming the accountancy sec...

Key technological trends and obstacles within the accountancy sector are having a huge impact on pricings, operational efficiencies and customer exper...

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Accountancy will 'always be considered an elite profession'

Accounting Firms Accountancy will 'always be considered an elite profession'

3y Leanna Reeves

Accountancy will 'always be considered an elite pr...

Recent CABA findings reveal how individuals today perceive the profession. Read More...

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Accounting firm Jeffreys Henry LLP joins Morison KSi

Accounting Firms Accounting firm Jeffreys Henry LLP joins Morison KSi

3y Leanna Reeves

Accounting firm Jeffreys Henry LLP joins Morison K...

Jeffreys Henry LLP, a London based accounting firm, has joined Morison KSi as an attempt to increase its global reach. Read More...

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Accountancy is under review - how can you anticipate change?

Practice Accountancy is under review - how can you anticipate change?

3y Chris Sood-Nicholls, Managing Director and head of professional services

Accountancy is under review - how can you anticipa...

Chris Sood-Nicholls is managing director and head of professional services at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, responsible for clients with a turnover ...

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How to use artificial intelligence today

Technology How to use artificial intelligence today

3y Nash Riggins

How to use artificial intelligence today

Artificial intelligence is no longer a piece of science fiction. Enterprising fintechs are rolling out an increasingly wide range of AI solutions pois...

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Changing role of accountants shown in AAT study

Practice Changing role of accountants shown in AAT study

3y Chris Jewers

Changing role of accountants shown in AAT study

212 members in full-time or part-time employment in the finance and accountancy industry were consulted for the study, with 17% saying that they would...

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IFRS to bring significant changes for lessee accounting

Accounting Standards IFRS to bring significant changes for lessee accounting

3y Dom Longley, lead consultant for accounting solutions for Smith & Williamson

IFRS to bring significant changes for lessee accou...

IFRS 16 is fully effective for accounting periods beginning on or after 1 January 2019 and brings about significant changes for lessee accounting - by...

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