Tag Archives: CGMA

Pope Addresses World Congress

State Board Report December 2014 While AICPA Past Chair Olivia Kirtley was welcomed as the new president of the International Federation of Accountants, she was not the best known speaker at the 19th World Congress of Accountants (WCOA), held November 10-13 in Rome, Italy. Pope Francis received the participants of the WCOA at an audience…

IMA Critical of CGMA

State Board Report February 2012 On January 31, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants launched their new joint designation, “Chartered Global Management Accountant” (CGMA). On the same day, the Institute of Management Accountants, which has been awarding its Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation for 40 years, pointed…