ARTICLES RELATING TO ACCOUNTING

Steinhoff seeks fresh start, nominates new auditor

2019-08-31 14:51

Steinhoff International Holdings nominated a new auditor as the retailer looks for a fresh start after an accounting scandal almost destroyed the company.

Decolonising accounting lies in providing context - experts

2019-08-17 11:06

During the SAIPA Accounting Indaba a panel of academics looked at how ready the tertiary education system is for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Tongaat Hulett scandal: Deloitte replaces senior auditors and launches an internal investigation

2019-06-04 17:39

Deloitte has been Tongaat’s auditors for more than 15 years.

UPDATE: Adjustments were made to AYO financial statements, but they're being audited - inquiry hears

2019-05-14 20:00

Accounting adjustments were made to reflect higher profits in AYO Technology Solutions' interim financial statements, the PIC commission of inquiry heard.

5 questions: Accounting body's new boss on 'rogue accountants' & helping SA impress rating agencies

2019-02-17 15:46

Shahied Daniels, recently appointed as new CEO of the SA Institute of Professional Accountants, talks strategy with Fin24.

Fresh bid from accounting body to discipline ex-VBS bosses

2018-12-06 06:55

The South African Institute for Chartered Accountants is hoping to end 2018 with disciplinary action in the bag against two former VBS leaders, as the industry comes under pressure to deal with errant accountants.

Transformation in accounting in the spotlight as top universities collaborate

2018-11-17 10:52

Accounting students can now get a top-notch qualification at WSU and UniZulu thanks to a multi-year project funded by BankSETA.

Grade 12 study guides: Accounting

2018-10-16 09:27

Download these study guides from Via Afrika to help you prepare for the matric final.

Maintaining a clean numbers business

2018-09-16 11:06

The Auditing Profession Act amendments are part of continued regulatory improvement for public protection, writes Bernard Agulhas.

Wiese: Forensic report will reveal what went wrong at Steinhoff

2018-07-20 19:50

Former Steinhoff board chairperson Christo Wiese said that the forensic investigation into the global retailer would ultimately reveal how accounting fraud took place.

 

Web-based accounting uptake increases - software company

2019-08-29 17:44

Intuit, which develops and offers financial and accounting software like QuickBooks, has seen global revenue grow to $994m in the fourth quarter, up 15% year-on-year.

New ethics code for accountants: action must be taken on threats straight away - expert

2019-08-15 21:11

Accountants are now bound by a revised code of ethics to take action when they perceive a threat to their ethical standards, according to experts at the SAIPA Accounting Indaba on Tuesday.

Another SA company has admitted its financials are wrong - what you need to know about the crisis at Tongaat Hulett

2019-06-04 07:23

Professional investors are drawing comparisons to Steinhoff.

Revised transformation charter for accountants not a 'mere tick box exercise' – accounting body

2019-04-26 19:11

In an effort to grow the number of black chartered accountants, the Department of Trade and Industry has gazetted the revised chartered accountancy profession sector code for public comment.

The Sunday Read: Accounting body will deal with bad apples, says CEO amid Zondo revelations

2019-02-17 09:00

It is unfortunate that "a few rogue accountants" managed to tarnish the image of the accounting profession in SA, says the new CEO of the SA Institute of Professional Accountants.

Slow disciplinary process hampers Saica’s case against accountant Khaya Sithole

2018-11-26 16:06

Accountant and commentator Khaya Sithole has complained about the slow disciplinary process by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants, which could extend until 2019, with no finalisation.

Twitter sinks after analyst flags accounting 'smoke and mirrors’

2018-09-17 21:35

Twitter shares are sliding after one Wall Street bear rang the alarm on the firm’s spending, flagging “smoke and mirrors on the cost line”.

Jooste pins Steinhoff collapse on businessman Andreas Seifert

2018-09-05 16:10

Steinhoff’s former CEO Markus Jooste has blamed the collapse of the share price on market uncertainty created by the delayed release of the 2017 financial statements due to allegations of accounting irregularities by a former business associate.

Not all equal under Saica laws – Khaya Sithole

2018-06-24 06:26

The SA Institute of Chartered Accountants has come under fire for gunning for one of its prominent young critics while letting the industry’s biggest sinners off the hook.

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