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.


05 January 2017

We all know that money laundering poses a serious threat to the UK, but too many of us are guilty of thinking that it “wouldn’t happen to me”. In reality, criminals are reliant on the skills of professionals to profit from their crimes, and are adept at disguising their endeavours to give the illusion of legitimacy.

05 January 2017

From international card restrictions and expensive bank charges to unreliable postal services, AIA appreciate that our members around the world may experience difficulty in making their payments to us.

08 December 2016

We have now finalised the dates for our 2017 UK and Ireland CPD events and venues have been confirmed. Make a note of them in your diary to make sure you don't miss out. Speakers and topics will be announced in due course and we will keep you information via International Accountant, the events listing and by email.

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.