accountancy podcasts

Student Accountant Interviews: Mindfulness with Tessa Watt

What is mindfulness and why is it such a big deal these days, both inside and outside of the workplace? In the...

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Behind the Mask Podcast with Son Of A Tutu

Marcus Reeves talks to former Drag Idol winner, entertainer Son Of A Tutu about drag DNA, diversity, her former life...

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Paper P5: Lean enterprises and lean information systems

The term lean was first used to describe the Toyota Production system. It means far more than simply cutting costs,...

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Paper F9: Business finance for SMEs

In this podcast, we consider potential finance sources that an SME could use. There is a particular focus on the more...

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Paper P7: Professional scepticism

In recent years, regulatory bodies including the IAASB and the UK FRC have emphasised the importance of professional...

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Paper P3: Integrated reporting

Integrated reporting has been developed and promoted by the IIRC and has been introduced to the syllabuses of many of...

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Paper P7: Audit quality

The issue of audit quality is a key consideration for auditors. This podcast explores how and why audit firms...

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Paper P2: What differentiates profit or loss from other comprehensive income?

The purpose of the statement of profit or loss and other comprehensive income is to show an entity's financial...

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Paper P3: Job design

This podcast explores different theories of job design and looks at the contributions of four different approaches....

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Paper F6: Examiner's approach to Paper F6(UK)

This podcast summarises the aims of Paper F6 and gives an overview on how the paper is structured, what marks are...

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Paper P7: Massaging the figures

Earnings management occurs when companies deliberately manipulate their revenues and/or expenses in order to inflate...

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Paper P7: The importance of financial reporting standards to auditors

The significance of financial reporting standards in an audit of historical financial information cannot be...

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Paper P7: Forensic auditing

This podcast explores some of the issues relevant to forensic investigations. ‘Forensic auditing’ covers a broad...

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Paper P4: Aspects of Islamic finance

Islamic finance has been a recent addition to the Paper P4 syllabus. This podcast provides an overview of the tenets...

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Paper P5: Examiner's approach to Paper P5

This podcast begins by considering the syllabus and overall aims of the paper, how it relates to previous papers and...

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Paper P7: Staying on the right side of ethics

Ethics is a crucial and topical area for auditors and accountants and is constantly under scrutiny by both the...

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Paper P7: Reporting on audited financial statements - significant changes proposed

In June 2012 an Invitation to Comment was published by the IAASB, asking for feedback on a range of proposed changes...

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Paper P7: Continue to be rest assured

This podcast looks at the topic of assurance in the context of Paper P7, Advanced Audit and Assurance, describing a...

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Paper P5: Moving up from Paper F5 to Paper P5

Paper P5 is an advanced performance management paper. It looks at different types of performance management systems...

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Paper P4: The European debt crisis

This podcast takes an in-depth look at the causes and consequences of the European debt crisis. It explores the...

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