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26 Mar, 2013, 12:33 ET Executive CAs fearful of high personal debt levels among Canadians: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, March 26, 2013 /CNW/ - A sizable majority of executive chartered accountants surveyed (75 per cent) believe the high level of personal...


21 Mar, 2013, 18:40 ET CICA gives federal budget a B Plus rating

TORONTO, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA)* gives the federal government a B Plus rating for a budget...


08 Mar, 2013, 08:36 ET Optimism dips among executive CAs as U.S. economy remains a concern: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, March 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Optimism about the national economy is down among Canada's executive chartered accountants for the second straight...


07 Feb, 2013, 13:00 ET Appointment of Financial Literacy Leader needed: CICA

TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) firmly believes that a nationally coordinated effort...


22 Jan, 2013, 08:47 ET Worried Canadians increasingly cautious about their money: CICA survey

TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Money worries appear to be motivating Canadians to focus on sound financial decision making in 2013, according to...


20 Dec, 2012, 09:06 ET U.S. economy a growing concern for Canadian executive CAs: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's executive chartered accountants are increasingly anxious about the U.S. economy heading into a new year,...


30 Nov, 2012, 12:00 ET A milestone day for CA students passing the Uniform Evaluation

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) congratulates the 3,077 students who have passed the...


26 Nov, 2012, 15:38 ET CICA welcomes contribution increase for Tax-Free Savings Accounts

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) applauds the federal government's announced increase to the...


05 Oct, 2012, 05:00 ET Many executive CAs forecast employment increases as optimism climbs: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Executive chartered accountants are more optimistic about the Canadian economy and many expect employee levels to...


27 Sep, 2012, 14:51 ET Discussion papers issued for Canadian audit quality consultation

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadians are invited to comment on two discussion papers focusing on international deliberations that could...


12 Sep, 2012, 15:29 ET Stand out from the pack and advance your career - New book shows you how to build your brand

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - What people say about you when you are not in the room can hold the key to career success, according to a new...


23 Aug, 2012, 09:41 ET Executive CAs less optimistic about economy and own businesses: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2012 /CNW/ - The U.S. economy and European debt crisis are the two biggest factors contributing to a sharp drop in optimism...


17 Jul, 2012, 09:33 ET Debt-laden Canadians vulnerable to interest rate hikes: CICA survey

TORONTO, July 17, 2012 /CNW/ - A national survey commissioned by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) finds that almost half of...


12 Jul, 2012, 10:19 ET CICA framework calls for boards to be more assertive in risk oversight

TORONTO, July 12, 2012 /CNW/ - Boards should take a more active and direct role in the oversight of enterprise risk according to a new...


03 Apr, 2012, 10:26 ET U.S. economy unlikely to slip into recession, but still seen as major economic challenge to Canada: CICA/RBC Business Monitor

TORONTO, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - According to the latest CICA/RBC Business Monitor (Q1 2012), Canadian executive chartered accountants are...


30 Jul, 2009, 11:18 ET Canada's CAs helping directors manage fraud risk in difficult economic times

TORONTO, July 30 /PRNewswire/ - A new publication by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) is designed to help boards of directors...


23 Jul, 2009, 14:19 ET CA publication helps human resources and compensation committees in today's challenging economy

TORONTO, July 23 /PRNewswire/ - A new publication by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) is designed to help boards of...