Grant Thornton students who have embarked on the new three-year qualification will benefit from greater flexibility in their careers through the IQ, which draws on the respective strengths and experience of ICAS and CIPFA
in corporate and public sector audit.
Ian Ball is Chairman of CIPFA
International and former CEO of IFAC and Central Financial Controller for the Government of New Zealand.
, the professional body for people in public finance, has 14,000 members working in public services, national audit agencies, accountancy firms and other bodies managing public funds.
dismissed the complaint late last year and it is understood it found that Mr Halsall had acted "appropriately and professionally", and that there was no evidence of "unsatisfactory performance".
The book can be used by undergraduate and graduate students in business and accounting, and is particularly suited for students preparing for examinations administered by examining bodies including the ICAEW, ACCA, ATT, CIPFA
, and others.
We then took the CIPFA
findings and applied them on an international basis," she added.
As part of the three-year contract, CIPFA
will provide classroom-based training in Cardiff to eight participants who will be placed across different NHS organisations in Wales.
head Chris Tidswell said: "Many households in Wales are struggling to manage their budgets so an increase above the rate of RPI i
Speakers from IFAC, World Bank, CIPFA
, SAFA, PIPRA and ICAP are scheduled to address the conference.
A spokeswoman for CIPFA
said the game was intended to fill a gap in the schools' business studies courses which tend to concentrate on commercial organisations whilst ignoring the public sector.
Rob Whiteman, CIPFA
chief executive, pointed out that some London boroughs had repeatedly reduced their council tax demands in recent years.
Ian Ball (Chairman, CIPFA
International and former CEO of IFAC), Prof.