AIA was formed to promote and support the accountancy profession on an international scale. We have a global reach and work closely with our people and partners in key financial centres to endorse best practice and the highest professional standards and ethics. Our members work in all kinds of businesses, from micro-businesses to multinationals, and they are based all over the world. We can provide singular insight into the accountancy profession, finance and business issues.

We ensure that our members' voices are heard through reports, consultations, events, press releases and commentary. You can find the latest press releases from the Association below.

For articles, spokespeople and leading commentary on a variety of issues, call +44 (0)191 493 0267 to speak to the Marketing & PR team.


29 November 2016

AIA would be very grateful if you could take the time to complete a short survey on the threat to business posed by money laundering. The research is being conducted by Ipsos MORI, the independent market research organisation, on behalf of the Home Office, the National Crime Agency and the Accountancy Affinity Group, and the results will be used to inform protective communications to reduce the risk to the accountancy sector.

22 November 2016

AIA attended the Malaysian Institute of Accountants Conference last week with partners, University Selangor (Unisel), to launch the AIA & BA (Hons) in Accountancy.

01 November 2016

This issue includes: 

  • Countering BEPS: Implementing global action plans
  • Marketplace lenders: A long term alternative?
  • Financial services: Crime protection and prevention
  • AIA exams: Crucial tips to help you succeed
25 October 2016

Students in Vietnam now have the opportunity to achieve the AIA professional qualification, following the launch by AIA and CSKM Global Learning Centre at a ceremony in Hanoi on 20 October 2016.

18 October 2016

AIA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Training and Applied Accounting Research Unit (TR.AP.AC) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) to work together to promote and strengthen the accountancy profession in Greece, the UK, and around the world.