OTTAWA, March 9 /CNW Telbec/ - The Certified General Accountants
Association of Canada (CGA-Canada) will be releasing the discussion paper
titled The Regulation of Public Accounting and Accounting and Auditing
Standard Setting under a Common Securities Regulator in Canada. The paper
focuses on what the mandate of a common securities regulator could be in
relation to public accounting, standard setting and auditor oversight.
CGA-Canada will be seeking comments from interested parties on three models
proposed for discussion.
The paper will be released on:
Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2007
Time: 8:00 a.m. (EST)
Media can obtain the paper in advance on an embargoed basis.
CGA is the fastest-growing accounting designation in Canada. The CGA
designation focuses on integrity, ethics and the highest education
requirements. Recognized as the country's accounting business leaders, CGAs
provide strategic counsel, financial leadership, and overall direction to all
sectors of the Canadian economy.
The Association sets standards, develops education programs, publishes
professional materials, advocates on public policy issues, and represents CGAs
nationally and internationally. The Certified General Accountants Association
of Canada represents 68,000 CGAs and students in Canada, Bermuda, the
Caribbean, Hong Kong, and China.
For further information:
For further information: or arrange an interview: Taylore Ashlie,
Director, Communications, CGA-Canada, T.: (604) 605-5055, C: (604) 307-0212,