SAICA offers three reputable professional accounting and business designations from a foundational to a strategic level of accounting and business competence –

Accounting Technician [AT(SA)], Associate General Accountant [AGA(SA)] and Chartered Accountant [CA(SA)].

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VIEWPOINT: GENDER INVESTING, Fact or fiction?

Women’s Month is upon us, prompting the question as to whether women make better investors than men. The notion that the fairer sex is inherently better suited to investing has gained considerable traction in recent years. The Economist in 2014: ‘Why women investors appear to outperform men.’ Fortune in 2015: ’Two new pieces of research…

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VIEWPOINT: BLACK OWNERSHIP How urgent really?

Yes, with a target of 25% the amended B-BBEE codes of good practice without a doubt place significant emphasis on black equity ownership. Many have found this move by the DTI strange and are rightly wondering what happened to ‘broad-based’ black economic empowerment. The generic amended codes require that a business spend 40% of its…

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ANALYSIS: The renewal of vows: Auditor reporting and ethical requirements

How are the changes in auditor reporting requirements related to ethics? By Saadiya Adam Some might consider ethical requirements an unlikely topic to discuss alongside the recently released new and revised auditor reporting standards by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), and specifically International Standard on Auditing (ISA) 700 (Revised), Forming an Opinion…

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UP-TO-DATE: Keeping you informed of business today

Perfect your CV With an unemployment rate of around 25% in South Africa – and possibly more, depending on how you calculate it – competition for every job opening is fierce. The first step towards securing your dream job is putting together a professional curriculum vitae. But many great candidates fail at this first hurdle…

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COVER STORY: Women in Action

Twelve ambitious women CAs(SA) tell us how they manage their  demanding careers and still find the time to be successful sportswomen. Lynn Grala interviewed them. Change starts with small beginnings. These twelve sporty women show us that real change requires more than just good intentions. What is needed is one serious decision followed by a…

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UP-TO-DATE: Keeping you informed of business today

Fastest-growing African country for millionaires Mozambique is expected to be the fastest-growing African market for individuals with a net worth of US$1 million or more over the next ten years, followed by Ivory Coast and Zambia, according to the Africa 2015 Wealth Report. South Africa is home to the most people in Africa worth US$1…

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