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…

IFAC: Save the SMEs

Alan Johnson, President of the International Federation of Accountants in interview to ACCOUNTANCY IRELAND (FEBRUARY/MARCH 2021) said: “area of focus is what I call ‘Save the SMEs’. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are critical to every economy, large or small. Big corporate get lots of attention, but we often forget that big corporate not only…

Risk checklist for SME accountants

Accountancy Europe has posted a fact sheet “SME risk management: insolvency” for accountants on its website. «We highlight the role that professional accountants can play in managing and preparing for the risks, identifying red flags to better advise their SME clients», — noted by the authors. This paper – part of  SME risk management project series…