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July’s edition of the IAB has been published featuring contributions from MGI Worldwide with CPAAI members in Australia and Singapore

12th August 2020

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We are delighted to announce that July’s edition of the International Accounting Bulletin (IAB) has featured comments from two of our global accountancy association member firms.

Lorin Joyce, MGI Joyce|Dickson 

Speaking of how the accounting profession has lost the battle in the advisory sector for superannuation advice Lorin, Partner at MGI Joyce|Dickson and Chairman for MGI Australasia, comments. 

“This area needs a lot of work so that clients can receive advice that is relevant and cost effective. The current licensing requirements are cumbersome and inefficient to deliver quality and cost-effective outcomes to superannuation clients.”

Imran Assan, MGI Alliance PAC

Imran from member firm in Singapore, MGI Alliance PAC also shared his thoughts, discussing how FinTech’s and start-up businesses are attractive options for millennial graduates looking to embark on a long-term career.

“Experienced hires tend not to change firms once they reach a certain level of seniority, which is especially true in the current uncertain climate.”

Thriving in the Australasia region

Our global accountancy network and association continues to rank highly in Australia ranking 4th in terms of total fee income/growth and 5th in relation to staff data, whilst in New Zealand, our member firm MGI Auckland proudly places us in 2nd position for fee income and 4th in terms of staff data. 

MGI Asia continues strong 

In Singapore, MGI Worldwide with CPAAI holds an impressive 2nd position amongst the top international accountancy associations, with SGD 13.7 million in fee income last year and 4th place for staff numbers.

In Japan, our network and association stands 6th in terms of total fee income/growth, and 5th in relation to staff data.  

We would like to give a huge congratulations to our firms in Singapore, Australia, New Zealand and Japan who are working hard to maintain the strong position of our network and association.

You are encouraged to refer to the July edition of the IAB to read in full what our members had to say.

MGI Asia and MGI Australasia are part of MGI Worldwide with CPAAI, a top 20 ranked global accounting network and association with 10,000 independent auditors, accountants and tax experts in some 460 locations in almost 100 countries around the world.

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