Sustainability and SMEs

It can be daunting for SMEs to prioritise their business’ sustainable transition.  This sustainability assessment checklist was developed with the support of the European Association of Co-operative Banks (EACB). It helps SME accountants and advisors to support their SME clients to build their sustainability profile. It can be the first step to enable a smoother…

«Наддивіденди»: за труди праведні

Підприємства малого бізнесу в Україні доволі часто користуються послугами власників у ролі керівників. Але якщо компенсація за такі послуги надається не у вигляді зарплати, а у вигляді “преміальних” дивідендів, у бухгалтера можуть виникнути серйозні проблеми. Як їх вирішувати – розповідає на сторінках журналу “Практика МСФЗ” наш провідний експерт Жанна Семенченко.

Road to digital: What are the obstacles for SMEs and SMPs?

The COVID pandemic has reinforced the case for SME digitalisation by showing how digitalised business models can foster SMEs’ resilience. What are the main challenges for SME digitalisation? Accountancy Europe conducted a survey to find out. Some of the survey results: The most important obstacle to SMEs’ digitalisation identified was existing employees’ skill set deficiencies…

How Canadian accountants can help small business recover post-pandemic

To stay relevant, accountants must be ready to develop new services and ways of working to meet the needs of today and tomorrow, through recovery and beyond. Sixty-seven per cent of Canadian SMBs said the nature of their business had changed, according to Wagepoint. And, also according to Wagepoint, 90 per cent of Canadian SMBs…

Bridging expectations: what NFI from SMEs?

Accountancy Europe announced webinar «Bridging expectations: what NFI from SMEs?». It will take place 18 March 2021, 10:00-11:00. It is planned to debate how new rules on reporting non-financial information (NFI) might affect SMEs. With the help of  European Association of Cooperative Banks (EACB), Accountancy Europe is developing a checklist for accountants to help SME…

EFAA International Conference 2021

EFAA has announced a conference called “Smarter, Stronger, Sustainable: The Future of  Small-  and Medim- Sized. Accountancy Practices Post COVID-19”. “Small- and Medium-Sized Practices Post COVID-19 stand to play a crucial role in helping SMEs recover from the coronavirus crisis, build their resilience and ensure their digital and sustainable transition.” — said in a press…