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CIMA case study pass rate rise

May's case student pass rates make much better reading! Here they are... ... [More»]

Welsh scholarship up for grabs for AAT student

Now Careers and the University of South Wales, Newport City Campus offer oner lucky AAT the chance to become ACCA qualified ... [More»]

Feedback on June's 'disappointing' P3 ACCA test

Top tutors at LSBF give their insight into what was a problematic June P3 sitting ... [More»]

John Lewis to charge for click and collect

John Lewis is adding a fee to all click and collect orders under £30 ... [More»]

CIMA August case study pre-seens are out

One is 15 pages long the other 23. The operational and management case studies have been published! ... [More»]

Price Bailey offers staff shares

Accountancy firm offers all 300 staff 25,000 shares in the firm ... [More»]

HMRC answers just 73% of calls

Something had to be done! Now £45m is being spent to provide taxpayers with a better service ... [More»]

Tax quango needs real teeth

The Office of Tax Simplification needs real teeth to do its job property, says Andrew Tyrie ... [More»]

ACCA JUNE P2 EXAM REVIEW

Two of the most renown tutors 'in the world' review the June P2 paper ... [More»]

Amazon to challenge high street banks?

Amazon announces a UK small business lending arm ... [More»]

CIMA OTs are out

CIMA releases the OT pass rates for the first five months of the new syllabus  ... [More»]

Your free company data service

Companies House launches new service that allows everyone to access all its data! ... [More»]

The June ACCA P6 exam - easy or hard?

Our friends at First Intuition provide expert feedback on the June P6 paper. There will be more in every paper in the August issue! ... [More»]

Was F7 the hardest ACCA paper this June?

This June's F7 paper was one of the hardest in recent years. here's what one top tutors says about the exam... ... [More»]

Watchdog probes KPMG's bank audit

The FRC has announced an investigation into KPMG in connection with the Bank of New York Mellon's compliance with the FSA's client asset rules ... [More»]

Latest PQ magazine our 150th!

PQ magazine is celebrating its 150th issue - remember it is free to subscribe to this award winning magazine ... [More»]

You can't scare bankers to do the right thing

Rule enforcement systems can actually create the behaviour they are trying to avoid, says a new report. Instead you need to generate excitement about winning, rather than the fear of losing! ... [More»]

CIMA elects second-ever female president

Myriam Madden is the new CIMA president. She is only the second woman ever to be elected to this top honour ... [More»]

ACCA Statement: Publishing past exams F5 to F9

The ACCA confirms that it will NOT be reproducing MCQ sections in future for F5, F6, F7, F8 and F9 ... [More»]

CIMA Strategic Case Study Giveaway!

You still have time to enter this great giveaway - courtesy of Reed Business School ... [More»]

Be a giveaway winner

There are always lots of giveaways in PQ magazine! So who won our recent prizes? ... [More»]

Welcome to the new world of HMRC 'lite'

HMRC promises to take a more realistic 'proportionate' approach when it comes to fines ... [More»]

ACCA marches ever closer to 200,000 members!

The ACCA has released its member and student numbers for the year, and they make impressive reading! ... [More»]

Accountant jailed for £6m fraud

Accountant Johannes Franken is jailed for stealing £6m from BMW-Mini ... [More»]

Section A added to ACCA F papers

The ACCA has now added the section A June questions, although the whole of F9 paper wasn't there when we visited! ... [More»]

Where are the 'blacklisted' tax havens?

The European Commission names its 'blacklist' of the world's major tax havens, and a quarter are linked to UK! ... [More»]

Class ceiling debate hots up

Are you 'polished' or 'posh' enough to work at the big accountancy firms? ... [More»]

Apprenticeships to receive legal protection

Apprenticeships will be treated the same as degrees under new law ... [More»]

CIMA F3/P3 update

So, where are we now in the saga that is the CIMA F3/P3 reassessments ... [More»]

Provisional members charged

Two trainees have been disciplined by the ICAEW ... [More»]

Do you pass the 'poshness test'?

Elite accountancy firms have been accused of requiring applicants to pass a 'poshness 'test' to get a job ... [More»]

Where are the ACCA June exam questions?

The ACCA only published the section B questions for the June F papers - but has apparently promised the MCQs are coming Monday! ... [More»]

CIMA PQs receive new P3 & F3 results

The results of CIMA’s reassessment of all F3 and P3 ‘failed’ exams has been completed, and emails have been sent out today! ... [More»]

Baker Tilly to become RSM!

Baker Tilly is changing its name to RSM ... [More»]

Tax case gets Messi for Lionel

Footballer Lionel Messi will have to stand trial for alleged tax fraud, after second appeal fails ... [More»]

Drawing a line under the banking crisis?

Chancellor George Osborne wants to 'cut and run' when it comes to our 79% stake in RBS. Is it the right decision? ... [More»]

ACCA EXAMS - DAY SEVEN

How did P2 go for ACCA June sitters? ... [More»]

ACCA pays tribute to 1st female President

Tributes have been paid by ACCA to Vera Di Palma its first female President, who died recently ... [More»]

ACCA EXAMS - DAY SIX

How was P3 this June? The usual time pressured test it appears! ... [More»]

Should mobiles be banned from classroom?

If you want to guarantee success in the exam hall then you need to put your mobile phone down! ... [More»]

HSBC to cut 8,000 jobs in UK

HSBC announces job cuts and a rebranding of its high street branches ... [More»]

ACCA EXAMS - DAY 5

So how did F9 and P6 go? here's what some sitters thought... ... [More»]

Football gets tougher on insolvency

The Football League increases the punishment on clubs going into administration ... [More»]

New certified internal auditor exam launched

ACCA and IIA join forces to offer certified internal auditor (CIA) challenge exam to members ... [More»]

ACCA EXAMS - DAY 4

What did F8 & P5 sitters think of the June tests? ... [More»]

John Lewis hires KPMG

John Lewis changes PwC for KPMG ... [More»]

Financial staff need more training

FRC says more focussed training of finance staff is needed to improve the reporting of smaller quoted companies ... [More»]

ACCA EXAMS - DAY 3

F7 seems to have been 'harder than normal', how was it for you... ... [More»]

DAY TWO OF ACCA EXAMS

How did F6 and P4 go? One good one bad we suggest! ... [More»]

FIFA - where were the accountants & auditors?

It was a question that was bound to come - what were the accountants doing while FIFA was surrounded by a cloud of corruption ... [More»]

What CIMA told its F3 and P3 students

We reproduce the letter sent to all CIMA students who have sat P3 and F3 ... [More»]

FIRST DAY OF ACCA EXAMS

What did PQs think of the F5 and P7 June exams? ... [More»]

Bogus student websites to be ‘closed down’

The new university minister, Jo Johnson, announces a crackdown on bogus student websites ... [More»]

CIMA to remark all F3 and P3 OTs

CIMA announces it will remark all the P3 and F3 OT exams taken since January 2015. The 'new' results will be announced on 11 June ... [More»]

Don’t just spill ink

If you want to pass the ACCA exams then it's a matter of quality not quantity, says examiner! ... [More»]

Pay attention if you want to pass ACCA P6

The P6 examiner sets out what you need to do to get a pass ... [More»]

CIMA exam results explained

CIMA’s Steve Flatman and Peter Stewart have joined forces to help explain how the new CIMA exam results ‘work’ on You Tube ... [More»]
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