The review, which is on the agenda for the CCAB's next meeting at the beginning of November, is expected to be the most wide-ranging in the organisation's 28-year history. ACCA's council decided to seek a review at its meeting last week. The decision follows a dispute over the CCAB's nominations to the International Federation of Accountants. ACCA was unhappy with the nominations made by the CCAB and in an unprecendented move has made its own nominations. It denies it has considered pulling out of the organisation. 'ACCA believes that CCAB's strategic purpose and objectives must continue to be appropriate to changing economic and professional circumstances. ACCA's purpose is always to act in the best interests of the UK and global profession,' chief executive Anthea Rose said. The CCAB's annual budget will top £3m next year, a bill split proportionately between its six members according to their membership. The secretariat is staffed by English ICA officials. Details of the review have still to be finalised but English ICA secretary-general John Collier said now would be an appropriate time to review workings of the CCAB in the wake of the creation of the profession's new regulator, the Foundation. 'We would welcome such a review,' he said. 'We are anxious to get the CCAB to work better.' Leader, page 18.
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