Accounting and Finance (A&F)
Our Accounting and Finance Division is one of the leading accounting and finance departments in Europe with a reputation for excellence in research and teaching programmes at all levels.
Our group of experts has a commitment to research excellence and innovation, and has unrivalled links with professional bodies and industry groups.
We stand out because of our international reach and reputation, and our research shapes accounting and finance practice and public policy.
Accounting and Finance news
Thursday, July 2, 2020
COVID-19 has demonstrated that businesses need to develop robust risk management strategies. But climate change and ensuing natural environmental disasters arguably pose even greater risks to business operations and supply chains, says Brendan O’Dwyer. >>
Thursday, April 23, 2020
In 2019, Alliance MBS launched an exciting exchange agreement with Renmin University of China (RUC) in Beijing. This collaboration has enabled two PhD researchers, Yao Wang and Qun Wang, to spend a year in the School’s accounting and finance division. >>
Friday, March 20, 2020
Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) standards are having an increasing impact on financial markets. During a recent lecture at Alliance MBS by Sacha Sadan, Director of Corporate Governance at Legal and General Investment Management, academics also shared their work on the subject. >>
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
The recent publication of the independent Brydon review into the quality and effectiveness of the UK audit market followed a period of intense political and economic debate over the future of the industry. Academics from our Accounting and Finance division have played a major role in contributing to this debate in recent times, and here we highlight their contributions. >>
Friday, February 28, 2020
This week 14 organisations from countries including the United States, the UK, Germany, and Japan (and representing more than 2.5 million accountants worldwide) signed a call to action in response to climate change. >>
Thursday, August 22, 2019
PwC has announced the launch of its fourth accountancy ‘Flying Start Programme’ in association with Alliance Manchester Business School and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). >>