The Institute of Chartered Accountants Learning Activities 2009


Read the 'Chartered Accountants: influencing Australian Business' Case Study and answer the following questions:

1. List three way in which leadership is important to an industry association like the Institute. Find another example of a profession or industry body which is actively lobbying government.  List three examples of issues that they have successful lobbied government for.  How has this impacted the industry that they represent?



1. You are making your first ever investment with a reasonable sum of money.  List five sources of information would you look at before making your financial decision.  Explain how you know that the information you are using on which to base your investment decision is reliable?