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ESG for SMEs

The EU economy includes 23 million SMEs, which should benefit from greater access to sustainability advisory services based on their specific needs. The COVID-19 crisis has made it more challenging for SMEs to attract financing they need for their transition efforts. SMEs often lack the capabilities and awareness to seize the opportunities offered by sustainable…

Rethinking risk for the future

“By their nature, SMEs will have an accountant who is well positioned to help them to think about how their business can progress and prepare for the future”” —   says  in the report “Rethinking Risk for the Future”. This  report  looks at the reality, from ACCA’s members’ points of view, about how COVID-19 has made them reassess…

Congratulations!

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is celebrating this year’s Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSME) Day by paying tribute to small businesses globally. “SMPs can help businesses develop new revenue streams, transform their business models , support growth and share best practices” Aleksandra Zaronina-Kirillova – ACCA’s head of SME – Professional Insights

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…

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…

One in five small business owners struggling with mental health issues after a year of disruption

Small business owners are reporting a mental health and welfare crisis as they wage a constant battle to save their businesses, according to a survey from ACCA UK (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and The Corporate Finance Network (CFN). Kirsty McGregor, founder of The Corporate Finance Network, said: ‘It’s a concern that SMEs are…

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…