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.


11 February 2015

AIA student, Miss Esther B Alum won "Distance Learning Student of the Year" at the PQ Magazine Awards 2015, held at the prestigious Cafe de Paris in London last night. Esther is studying on the AIA Statutory Auditor Training Programme, through our distance learning programme, AIA Achieve.

22 January 2015

AIA is delighted to announce that OneSavings Bank plc now recognise the AIA qualification for the purposes of verifying an applicant's income and will be updating their lending policy accordingly. 

22 January 2015

Join Accounting for International Development at the 27 February 2015 workshop and find out more about volunteering as an accountant and how your skills could be put to better use. 

06 January 2015

AIA is pleased to announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) and the reciprocal recognition of continuing professional development (CPD) with the National Federation of CPA Associations of the Republic of China (R.O.C.CPA), Taiwan.

05 December 2014

AIA accountant Gloria Murray, director of Murray Associates, and called by her clients 'the Queen of Profit' won 'Most Innovative Sole Practitioner in the UK for 2014' recently at the 16th Annual 2020 Innovation Awards Ceremony held in Birmingham on Wednesday 15 October 2014.