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AAT Examination Timetable December 2008

| July 19, 2008 | 0 Comments

The morning sessions normally start at 0930hrs and the afternoon sessions at 1400hrs. Monday 1 December Tuesday 2 December Wednesday 3 December Thursday 4 December Friday 5 December All papers are 3 hours (plus 15 minutes reading time). For full details of the papers on each day visit the AAT website here.  

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ICAEW successfully completes transition to new ACA with Professional Stage exams

| July 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) is today announcing the results of the June ACA Professional Stage exams. The sitting was the last with two sets of exams : one for students on the 2004 ACA scheme and one for students on the ACA scheme introduced in 2007. The June sitting […]

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New IFA Director of Education vows to take Institute to the next level!

| July 17, 2008 | 0 Comments

Heather Venis has been appointed the Director of Education for the Institute of Financial Accountants. She brings over 20 years experience in education and training and a development background in building innovative qualifications and training products in business and management, audit and accountancy – well equipped to take the Institute to the next level! ‘I […]

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ACCA Exam Results

| July 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

Make sure you receive your exam results as soon as they are available by registering to receive your exam results by e-mail. All you need to do is visit myACCA, check that ACCA has an up-to-date e-mail address for you and choose to receive your exam results via e-mail. You have until 1pm (BST) on […]

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New Chair of CIPFA National Student’s Forum

| July 10, 2008 | 0 Comments

Judith Savage of Trafford Council has been elected as the new Chair of the CIPFA National Student Forum at the NSF Conference in Manchester. The aim of the NSF is represent students at all levels within the Institute and support students through to full CIPFA membership. This year the NSF has worked on supporting students […]

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CIMA Equivalent to Master’s Degree

| July 9, 2008 | 0 Comments

The CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) professional qualification is equivalent to a master’s degree, the independent UK agency responsible for government scoring of immigrants’ qualifications has said. A point score of 35, the same as an MSc, has been awarded to the CIMA professional qualification by UK NARIC, the independent body that assesses and […]

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Lord Mayor of London Attends AIA Convocation

| June 26, 2008 | 0 Comments

As part of the 80th birthday celebrations of Association of International Accountants (AIA), David Lewis, the Lord Mayor of the City of London, will attend the AIA graduate convocation in China and make a presentation to Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce. The Lord Mayor will present a plaque on behalf of AIA to Mr Sang […]

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International Accountancy Body Joins IFSL

| June 17, 2008 | 0 Comments

The Association of International Accountants (AIA) is the latest organisation to join the International Financial Services London (IFSL), an independent body which promotes the UK-based financial services industry throughout the world. “We are delighted to join the IFSL which is a world-renowned organisation, boasting an impressive list of members. The body has extensive links with […]

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Are you the Accounting Technician of 2008?

| March 28, 2008 | 0 Comments

At the AAT, we are very proud of our membership and their achievements. So once again, we are proud to be sponsoring the Accounting Technician of the Year award at the Accountancy Age Awards. We are looking for our rising stars to enter and show why they should be the Accounting Technician of the Year. […]

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CIMA supports IFAC report on the financial reporting supply chain

| March 26, 2008 | 0 Comments

CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) will contribute to the debate on ‘Financial Reporting Supply Chain Survey: Current Perspectives and Directions‘ : a report commissioned by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). The report, which launched today (7 March GMT), was overseen by Norman Lyle, a former CIMA President and retired group finance director of […]

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