Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
Get Accountability, Accounting News, Disclosure, Financial Reporting Articles, News, Journal, Research updates - Accountability Central
“Accounting…and…accountability” – these are clearly linked terms with common meaning that emerged along with the modern capitalist system, deriving from Middle European languages and cultures. “Accounting,” (says Webster’s New Collegiate) is derived from the medieval, “to tell…” -- as today’s accounting systems are designed to “accurately tell the story” of an organization’s financial condition.
News & Updates
January 22, 2018 Theresa May vows to stop private sector 'pension abuseSource: BBC
The government will stop workers' pensions being put at risk from "executives who try to line their own pockets", the prime minister has said.
Saudi Arabia's energy minister urged global oil producing nations on Sunday to extend their cooperation beyond 2018, but said this might mean a new form of deal rather than continuing the same supply cuts that have boosted prices...
January 22, 2018 'World's richest 1% get 82% of the wealth', says OxfamSource: BBC
The gap between the super rich and the rest of the world widened last year as wealth continued to be owned by a small minority, Oxfam has claimed.
Research & Insights
January 17, 2018 State of Green Business Report 2018Source: GreenBiz
Each year, we take a step back from the headlines and conferences to assess how, and how much, companies were integrating sustainability into business strategy and operations.
January 17, 2018 Fracking is one of the least sustainable ways to produce electricity, says new studySource: Independent
When comparing environmental, economic and social sustainability, scientists find shale gas extraction ranks seventh out of nine different energy sources
Today NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center released its yearly report on “billion-dollar weather and climate disasters” that affected the US in 2017. Not surprisingly, the numbers were staggering.
Commentary & Opinion
January 2, 2018 12 changes that could shake up the blockchain world in 2018Source: Venture Beat
If there is one thing I have learned in the last two years in the cryptocurrency world, it’s that things change so quickly in this sector, it can humble anybody. Anyone who says he knows what he is talking about, doesn’t!
December 19, 2017 The 'bond vigilantes' may seize power in 2018 as worldwide debt swellsSource: CNBC
Bond vigilantes are poised to wrest back power in 2018. For the first time in four years, the U.S., Japanese, euro zone and UK governments will together issue more net debt than their central banks will buy. That gives investors...
December 19, 2017 The Guardian view on Theresa May and Brexit: time to get off her fantasy island EditorialSource: The Guardian
The prime minister’s weakness and Conservative divisions mean she can only control her party by concealing basic truths about the Brexit process
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|