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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

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6 ethical questions about Big Data

This article provides a summary of an IBE briefing outlining the responsibilities of organisations when they collect and use personal data.

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Risks and safeguards

This article presents case studies demonstrating how three companies are becoming more aware and transparent about how ethical issues impact their bottom line..

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5 principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes

This article shares five principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes.

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Managing Responsible Business 2015

This CGMA report outlines the ethical challenges organisations must navigate to succeed in a connected world.

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AICPA Plain English Guide to Independence

This Guide is designed to help you understand independence requirements under the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.

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Code of Ethics of Chartered Global Management Accountants (CGMAs)

The Code of Ethics for CGMAs is designed to provide guidance to all AICPA and CIMA members around the world.

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CIMA Code of Ethics for professional accountants

Essential reading for CIMA members who as part of their membership must comply with the CIMA Code of Ethics.

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Ethics checklist

Do you have an ethical dilemma at work? Are you concerned about what steps to take? This checklist can help.

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Implementing an effective corporate ethics policy

This article presents five steps that companies can take to ensure that their corporate ethics policy is effective and becomes embedded in the company culture.

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Looking beyond the check-box: mitigating risk, maximising performance

This report explores developments in regulatory frameworks and how organisations can create a culture that goes beyond check-box compliance.

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Embedding ethical values into corporate culture: Zambia edition

A summary of discussions at The Institute of Directors of Zambia on corporate integrity.

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Are you acting ethically? animation

This webcast asks what we have learnt from the 2008 financial crisis, where we are heading and what the responsibilities of management accountants are.

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