Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Ontario

Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Ontario

November 08, 2006 08:30 ET

CA Institute President and CEO to Visit Hamilton November 10

Bringing Important Message on How Accounting Changes Impact Business

HAMILTON, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 8, 2006) -

Attention: News/Business Reporters

The President and CEO of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario will be available to discuss the rapidly evolving environment for Canadian financial and accounting services when he visits Hamilton on November 10. Brian Hunt, FCA, can provide background on how international events and legislative changes are having profound effects on Canadian businesses from Bay Street to Main Street.

Among the topics he can address are:

- The future of the CA profession, including expanded training opportunities for students

- The role of auditors in keeping the business community strong

- The new Public Accountants Council and licensing regime

- How legal liability issues in the accounting industry are affecting businesses of all sizes

Media interviews can be arranged through the Institute (Contact information below).



WHO: Brian Hunt, FCA, President and CEO,
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario

WHAT: An Era of Change in the Accounting Industry

WHERE: Hamilton

WHEN: Friday, November 10, 2006


About the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario:

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario is the qualifying and regulatory body of Ontario's 32,000 CAs and 4,000 CA students. Since 1879, the Institute has protected the public interest through the CA profession's high standards of qualification and the enforcement of its rules of professional conduct. Recognized internationally, the CA designation denotes financial expertise, strategic thinking, business insight and leadership. The Institute website is: www.icao.on.ca.

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