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.


21 July 2016

Gloria Murray, FAIA, of Murray Associates has made the shortlist of Top Three in the AccountingWeb Practice Excellence Awards 2016 in the category Small Business Advisory Firm of the Year. 

30 June 2016

AIA is currently undertaking a syllabus review, with the aim of launching a new professional qualification in 2019.

14 June 2016

AIA is now recognised under Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) rules allowing members to sign a high net worth exemption statement.

06 June 2016

An agreement has been signed with the China Association of Chief Financial Officers (CACFO), long standing partners of AIA, which will enable you to obtain a Mainland Chinese qualification, jointly certified by CACFO and AIA.

12 May 2016

AIA, along with seventeen professional bodies from around the UK, representing members in the legal and accountancy sectors, have issued a pledge against corruption in all its forms, as leaders of the G20 nations gather in London for the anti-corruption summit hosted by the UK Government.