ANALYSIS: AMENDMENTS TO IMPAIRMENT STANDARDS

Since adopting the Standards of Generally Recognised Accounting Practice (GRAP) on impairment of assets, stakeholders shared practical challenges on the application of those standards with the Accounting Standards Board. This article discusses these challenges and steps taken by the board to respond to those challenges GRAP 21, Impairment   Non-Cash-Generating Assets, … MORE

ANALYSIS: THE NEW AUDITOR’S REPORT

Challenges are being faced in the implementation of the new auditor’s report. Here are some tips gleaned from auditors’ initial experiences The most prominent change in the auditor’s report under the new and revised auditor reporting standards is the communication of key audit matters (KAM), which provides more entity-specific and … MORE

COVER STORY: LEADING LADIES ACHIEVING THE EXTRAORDINARY

These seven incredible ladies are all leaders in their own right who are striving to help our country become a better place in their own authentic way. Not all of them were born with the proverbial silver spoon in their mouths – some even had to deal with the tragic … MORE

FOCUS: Leading in an International Career

Jean Stephens is CEO of RSM – a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms with offices in 120 countries. Jean was born and studied in the US and is a certified public accountant with a Master’s in Finance. She shares her journey with us My journey as … MORE

LEAD: Top 35-under-35: FINALISTS

Beyond phenomenal These are the game-changers, the out of the ordinary under 35 CAs(SA) for 2017 DYLAN WUTH (35), DIRECTOR OF IKHWEZI FOODS T/A TRADESTAR Describe yourself in a few words.  I live life to the fullest. Your favourite hobby? Deep sea kayak fishing. The greatest lesson learnt in your … MORE