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ACCA turns 111 years old and other facts

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  1. ACCA was established on 30 November 1904 making us 111 years old.
  2. It was Arthur Priddle who was the first President of ACCA who helped to establish our unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability.  
  3. This year we launched a ground-breaking MSc with University of London, available globally, combining the ACCA Qualification with a Masters in Professional Accountancy
  4. ACCA members are young and ambitious - over 51% are under 40 years old.
  5. In a recent survey, 89% of employers think ACCA is a world class organisation.
  6. ACCA has grown from 12,500 members in 1970 to 178,000 in 2015

In the words of our CEO Helen Brand, ACCA "really is a young go-getting, innovative organisation with solid historical foundations."  

With over 111 years' experience, innovation and excellence, discover why our history matters to your future.

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