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Fintech-focused startup accelerator seeks applicants for 2021 programme

The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association), the global accounting organisation formed by CIMA and the AICPA, and are seeking applicants for their 2021 startup accelerator programme, which specialises in accounting, finance and regulatory technology...

Issued by CIMA 17 Sep 2020

Financial statements to undergo a facelift

Financial statements are a mechanism that can be used to hold management accountable for the resources entrusted to it by shareholders, writes Bongeka Nodada, Saica project director: financial reporting...

By Bongeka Nodada, Issued by SAICA 11 Sep 2020

#WomensMonth: SA needs to bridge the female management gap

Around the globe, companies are facing a reckoning - particularly when it comes to female representation at executive management level...

26 Aug 2020

From trainee to citizen - enter Saica's Trainee Trailblazer competition today

Are you a Saica trainee with a passion for citizenship or do you know a Saica trainee who is? Don't underestimate yourself, your achievements or your desire to change the world...

Issued by SAICA 21 Aug 2020

Rebuilding the humanitarian ecosystem in South Africa

When the dust settles, the humanitarian sector will need to take strategic steps to restore and strengthen its capacity to contribute effectively to a post-Covid world...

By Reana Rossouw, Issued by Next Generation 7 Aug 2020

Bursary application window extended for learners who want to be a CA(SA)

For the past 15 years, the Thuthuka Bursary has funded academically talented African and Coloured learners and students who want to become chartered accountants [CAs(SA)]. If you are one of them, don't delay; the applications window for the 2021 intake has been extended until 30 August 2020...

Issued by SAICA 30 Jul 2020

Institute finalises 332 disciplinary cases related to the APC 2015 Assessment

In 2015, the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) discovered that several candidates sitting the Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) examination had allegedly breached the assessment's ethical expectations...

Issued by SAICA 27 Jul 2020

How the business rescue process works

Are you or your clients facing business collapse? The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica) explores practical options relating to the business rescue process and turnaround interventions...

Issued by SAICA 20 Jul 2020

Sea Monster makes a huge splash

Animation and gaming company partners with Edge Growth and FirstRand's Vumela Fund to unlock digital solutions...

Issued by Edge Growth 15 Jul 2020

Nurturing the CA(SA) pipeline during a pandemic

As the South African economy flails under Covid-19 and a downgrade to junk status, The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica) talks to chartered accountants [CA(SA)] Ignatius Sehoole about the importance of ensuring we continue to bring top-quality CAs(SA) into the system...

By Roberta Coci, Issued by SAICA 30 Jun 2020

Sanral to professionalise its finance division with world class professional accounting designations

Having started to professionalise its finance team with suitable accounting, finance and business skills, Sanral can rest assured knowing that this decision will in the long run enable them to recruit, develop and retain staff who will tackle the complexities of financial management in the public sector with great aplomb...

Issued by SAICA 12 Jun 2020

Former bursary students hits a six and lands top job at WPCA

For 18 years now, the Thuthuka Bursary has been empowering South Africa's youth from previously disadvantaged communities with educational support to pursue the accountancy profession as a career. One of the beneficiaries, Tennyson Botes (31), is an excellent example of how effective the initiative has been since its establishment...

Issued by SAICA 12 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: How Hlengiwe Ndlela replaced failure with success

Giving up is just never an option for Hlengiwe Ndlela (33). She knows exactly how hard failure can knock one down. But she has overcome 'fail' multiple times, settling it with the final stamp of success...

5 Jun 2020

Ethics in a time of crisis

As part of Saica's Leadership in a Time of Crisis webinar series, Professor Deon Rossouw, CEO of The Ethics Institute, spoke about the importance of sticking to your values during a crisis...

Issued by SAICA 26 May 2020

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