Entries by Arindam Das

ACCA Syllabus and papers | Time required to prepare each paper | Easy and difficult papers

Brief Overview of ACCA The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is a global body that offers one of the most prestigious certifications for accountants – Chartered Certified Accountants or ACCA. As of 2017, there are more than 700,000 ACCA members and students spread across 178 countries worldwide. ACCA Syllabus and Papers The ACCA syllabus […]

What are the disadvantages of AI?

We all are experiencing the benefits of AI, scientists are speculating the brighter future for AI. Though we all are fascinated by concepts like automated cars, personalized shopping, etc, are they any threats from this AI that we all are unaware of? Let’s find out… What is AI? It is a subset of computer science […]

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CFP vs CFA®: Which is better?

So, let us straight move onto the most important question “Which is the right option for you?” First of all, you need to appreciate the fact that both CFP and CFA® are two of the most demanding designations in the field of financial advisory. However, the steps and the professional paths they follow to arrive […]

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Difference between CFA and FRM

As a student, it is important that you choose the right certification as clearing the exams for both the certifications to require a lot of effort and time. Further, these certifications also involve a lot of money and all these shouldn’t go as a waste. As a novice, you may think that there is hardly […]

Top 5 Accounting Careers in India

A career in accounting involves reporting of company financials to different stakeholders, which can either be internal management or shareholders, lenders, creditors, debt holders, etc. As such, the accounting career can be very challenging. But if you can sustain the pressure and grow in your job then the same can be lucrative and rewarding. So, […]

IFRS 9 – A Game Changer For Global Banks

Dear friends, although the migration from IAS 39 to IFRS 9 is intended for better risk management across all the global banks, the change will materially affect bank’s financial statements. In fact, the impairment calculations are expected to be affected the most. The scope of IFRS 9 initially applies to bank institutions in Europe, the […]