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CIMA releases latest exam pass rates

CIMA releases the August case study and OT pass rates for the last nine months ... [More»]

PQ magazine named accountancy's Media of the Year

PQ magazine has been named accountancy 'Media of the Year' winner 2015 at the AIA Awards. ... [More»]

CIPFA - exam date changes

Module and exam date changes - CIPFA exams start their move online... ... [More»]

CIMA updates Cert BA

CIMA has tweaked its Certificate in Business Accounting to make it even more relevant to what employers want ... [More»]

University - go or not to go...

Graduates earn thousands more than their classmates who didn't go, says latest study ... [More»]

How long will it take?

Professional accountancy exams are tough. But, did you have any expectations about just how long it might take you to qualify? ... [More»]


It's National Poetry Day - so here is a poem by Marshall Gass ... [More»]

Flowers, IT and trees - CIMA case study

CIMA releases the pre-seens for the November sittings ... [More»]

Feeling valued?

Some 63% of UK accountants feel valued, says CABA ... [More»]

ACCA self-study guides

ACCA completes its self-study guides with the launch of the P1- P7 guides ... [More»]

ACCA says it is no longer publishing exam questions and answers

In future the ACCA will publish a selection of questions from the September/december and March/June exams ... [More»]

Our giveaways winners

It pays to enter our giveaways - here are the latest winners... ... [More»]

EY fee income breaks £2bn

EY expansion hits partners where it hurts - in their pockets ... [More»]

Can't you behave at work!

Most accountants believe there should be a ban on inter-office relationships ... [More»]

Nominations time - for the PQ awards

You can now put your nominations in for the prestigious PQ awards. So come on get nominating... ... [More»]

Student wellbeing

To be successful in life, and of course in your accountancy exams, you need to develop resilience. That means looking after yourself! ... [More»]

Megan Dallas has the X Factor!

Watch out for accountant Megan Dallas on boot camp this weekend ... [More»]

FCCA appointed new learning director

Dr Mary Bishop has been appointed ACCA’s new director of learning ... [More»]

IASB - temporary measures

IASB to consult on temporary measures relating to the effective dates for IFRS 9 and the new insurance contracts standard ... [More»]

Latest PQ magazine hits the street

The October issue of PQ magazine is now out...read all about it! ... [More»]

Online ACCA careers event

ACCA Advantage has unveiled a two-day virtual careers fair ... [More»]

Sit your exams anywhere with CIPFA

CIPFA move into e-assessment will put it at the vanguard of online assessment ... [More»]

Bogus training courses come under fire

Dodgy training providers who promise fake apprenticeships face prosecution ... [More»]

How long will it take?

A quarter of HMRC local compliance investigation now take over a year to complete ... [More»]

PwC and Sage launch global alliance

PwC and Sage come together to target SMEs ... [More»]

Big 4 merry-go-round

Audit change just means more work for PwC! ... [More»]

Taxman bring in record £1bn from crackdown

Accelerated payments adds £1bn to government coffers ... [More»]

ACCA September exams – Day 5

F9 bad, P4 good? Well, it was a bit more complicated than that! ... [More»]

ACCA September exams - Day 4

How did F6, P3 and P6 go? You tell us... ... [More»]

The village life

Deloitte offers its 2015 London graduates a helping hand on housing  ... [More»]

Clearbooks offers UK university students free software

Students heading off to uni in the next few weeks, sign up for your free online accounting software now! ... [More»]

Arthur Andersen Mk II

It was wound down in 2002, but now Arthur Andersen has risen from the ashes  ... [More»]

ACCA September exams - Day 3

What did PQs think of F5, P1 and P5? Well, it seems two good, one bad... ... [More»]

ACCA student feedback on the September exams

Students air their ‘thoughts' on the first two days of the first-ever sitting of the ACCA exams in September ... [More»]

PQ magazine's Queen story...

Queen refuses to wear one of our 'I Love Tax' t-shirts. (It was back in 2009!) ... [More»]

ACCA exam planning

ACCA PQs need to start taking control of their own exam diaries if they want to save themselves money ... [More»]

Student receives Helen Jones Scholarship

Student Timen Siret receives 10th anniversary Helen Jones Scholarship ... [More»]

AAT level 4 study support

The AAT, in conjunction with Kaplan, is holding three Level 4 study support events in London this month  ... [More»]

Is bank accounting flawed?

In an explosive legal opinion bank accounting is put back in the spotlight ... [More»]

Ireland needs more governance reforms

CIPFA has urged the Irish government to implement a series of reforms to help improve its corporate governance  ... [More»]

CIMA creates new shared services body

CIMA and The Hackett Group unveil a new professional body for business and shared services ... [More»]

The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act is here

All companies will be affected by at least some changes outlined in the Act. Here is a dateline for you... ... [More»]

KPMG opens Mayfair club

One Big 4 firm has opened its own private members club for partners and clients ... [More»]

ICAEW – advanced exam results

The exam results mark a new stage for the ICAEW - all students will sit the Advanced Level exams on the evolved ACA syllabus from now on ... [More»]

PQ JOB OF THE WEEK: Financial Accountant, Surrey

Each week we will bring some of the best jobs out there for PQs - courtesy of www.pqjobs.co.uk ... [More»]

Grant Thornton audit qualification first

Grant Thornton students sign up to joint ICAS/CIPFA audit qualification ... [More»]

Women work for free!

Pay gap narrows but women work free for two hours a day ... [More»]


First Intuition's top tutors provide their tips for the first-ever September sitting ... [More»]

Giving it all away! - Your PQ giveaways!

We aren't just giving away exam tips this month! With First Intuition we have six AAT course up for grabs and lots of other great stuff too... ... [More»]

ACCA P5 - candidates aren't listening!

The ACCA P5 examiner claims candidates aren't taking the advise being given in examiner's reports and approach articles ... [More»]

Don't share our data

Generation Z places a high price on privacy and 97% don't want their data shared with third parties ... [More»]

Bagging it up - the carrier bag tax!

Will till operators have to become tax experts? Baker Tilly's David Wilson and Andrew Hubbard get carried away with carrier bags ... [More»]

ACCA exemption policy needs to ‘get better’

The FRC says it sees the ACCA's exemption policy as a high priority area for further review in 2015 ... [More»]

De Montfort offering 'condensed' ACCA

New condensed ACCA course on offer in Leicester with De Montfort ... [More»]

New Scottish centre for AATs

From September CIPFA is offering AAT courses from its Edinburgh HQ ... [More»]

AAT offers its qualifications in Ireland

The AAT officially launches its qualifications and membership services in Ireland today ... [More»]

Pass rates take tumble at ACCA June sitting

Here are the June pass rates - paper by paper. Many are down! ... [More»]

ACCA June exam feedback - paper-by-paper

Our friends at BPP provide in-depth analysis of every June exam paper - in our study zone ... [More»]

CIMA case study pass rate rise

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

CIMA OTs are out

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