ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. We have a worldwide reputation for excellence and our rigorous qualifications are recognised and respected across the globe. We aim to offer business relevant and up to date qualifications to all people around the world who seek a rewarding carreer in accountancy, finance and management. We support 250 000 members and 490 000 students in 181 countries. We invest in development programmes to keep our members at the top of their game. Those who carry the ACCA and FCCA designations share a commitment to behaving ethically and to maintaining their professional competence. Our research and insight makes sure they stay at the cutting edge of the profession.