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)].






Risk Management

The biggest risk to business is not knowing what your risks are. The typical organisation loses 5% of its revenue to fraud, according to the global Association of Certified Fraud Examiners’ (ACFE) ‘Report to the Nations’ survey released in 2012. Applied to the 2011 Gross World Product, the figures in this report translates into a…

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Have Your Say

The AUGUST Issue Comments Dear Accountancy SA Well done on a great August issue! I didn’t know we had so many beautiful women in the profession! Keep up the good work. Warm regards, Chris van der Merwe Dear Editor It is with delight that I opened my Accountancy SA magazine of August. As a female…

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VIEWPOINT: People Planet Profit

PPP is a term that was penned in the 1990s and is also known as the ‘Triple Bottom Line’ It accounts for: – People: social responsibility – Planet: environmental responsibility – Profit: economic value after inputs and all costs of capital. Why Important? The foundation of the breakdown is that you only pay attention to…

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VIEWPOINT: Telling Tales

Once upon a time there was an accountable government, and other fairy tales. The theme for this month’s issue is transparency and accountability in government, a good thing is that everybody wants. But what we want and what we get are not always the same thing. It’s depressing, frankly. So let’s tell a fairy tale…

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