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job title short names lie cpa

Postby marcus986 » Wed, 27 Jul 2005 6:10 am

as a german i am a bit confused with all the short expressions for qualifications required in job ads for finance.

is there anybody who can tell me the meanings of CPA, CA, ACA, ACCA and CIMA and what is behind this qualification ?

any response is welcome

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 27 Jul 2005 4:34 pm

Hi Marcus,

Don't know if, as a German, you read dutch, but at least the definitions are in English. This may help not only you but also any other readers of this forum. I think this is the best list of acronyms in Singapore

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Postby Maran1 » Thu, 28 Jul 2005 5:31 am

CPA-Certified Public Accountant
CA-Chartered Accountant
CIMA-The Chartered Institute Of Management Accountant
ACCA-Association of Certified Chartered Accountants

The names represent several accounting bodies in Singapore & UK

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Postby marcus986 » Fri, 29 Jul 2005 12:03 am

Maran1 wrote:CPA-Certified Public Accountant
CA-Chartered Accountant
CIMA-The Chartered Institute Of Management Accountant
ACCA-Association of Certified Chartered Accountants

The names represent several accounting bodies in Singapore & UK


Thanks a lot. That finally answer my question :D Now I know that I am neither CA nor CPA :( . But I like your suggestion to share our experiences. My email is mst1967de@yahoo.de

Hope to hear from you soon
Marcus

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Postby Maran » Fri, 29 Jul 2005 5:30 am

Hi Marcus,

I sent an email to your yahoo email.

In case, you don't get my email, Please contact me r_mathin@yahoo.com.au

Bye for now
Maran


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