Who is the PIOB? The Public Interest Oversight Board (PIOB) is an international body that oversees the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). They seek to improve the quality and public interest focus of the IFAC standards in the areas of audit, education, and ethics. The formation of the PIOB. The PIOB was created in 2005.… Read More

Who is SAIBA? SAIBA supports its members by adopting and implementing international standards relating to ethics, quality, education, financial reporting, assurance and other engagements. The organization enables the sharing of knowledge and assists members in understanding all areas affecting accountants and financial professionals. What tasks does SAIBA undertake? In a practical sense SAIBA offers: A… Read More

Who is the IFAC? The IFAC is the global organization for the accountancy profession. It was founded in 1977. They have about 179 members and representatives. It consists of 130 countries and jurisdictions. They represent more than 2.5 million accountants employed in various industries. These industries include public, idustry and commerce and academe. The organization… Read More