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ICAEW Faculty membership renewal

Renew your membership for 2022. The ICAEW Faculties are the leading source of expertise and know-how in the world of accounting, business and finance. We are committed to supporting your continuing professional development and provide you with a wealth of premium resources to enhance your knowledge.


Our range of Faculties

Audit and Assurance Faculty

Publishes essential guidance and support on how to achieve audit quality in practice, and engages with government, standard-setters and regulators on auditing issues.

Key topics:

  • The ongoing debate on the future of audit
  • Revisions to auditing standards on risk assessment and quality management
  • The proposals for less complex entity audits
Corporate Finance Faculty

A rich resource of market insight, the Corporate Finance Faculty helps professionals adapt to emerging issues in an environment of constant change. The faculty is a large network of corporate finance professionals, with members from professional services firms, companies, banks, private equity, venture capital, law firms and brokers.

The Corporate Finance Faculty has three themes for its work on behalf of members in 2020 and through to 2022. These are based on the changing role of corporate finance across the world, the expansion and growth of the advisory practices at the Corporate Finance Faculty’s member firms, the new expertise skills and qualifications required by professionals and ICAEW’s strategic priorities.

Key topics:

  • Global Investment and M&A
    How corporate finance is shaping capital raising, driving transactions and supporting business transformation to help economies adapt.
  • Innovation and Sustainable Recovery
    How corporate finance is boosting entrepreneurship, business expansion and novel approaches to meet the economic, technological, environmental and social challenges of the 2020s.
  • Future Advisory Professionals
    How professionals involved in corporate finance are developing expertise, new skills and new technologies to advise businesses, ensure successful investment and effective deal-making.
Financial Reporting Faculty

Let us guide you through new and existing emerging reporting requirements. We support financial reporting professionals with expert insight, trusted technical guidance and practical resources on UK GAAP, IFRS, UK regulation and more.

Key topics:

  • New standards and regulatory requirements eg,  IBOR amendments and s172 reports
  • Emerging issues eg, the implications COVID-19 and Brexit
  • Developments in non-financial reporting eg, reporting on the implications of climate change Triennial review amendments
Financial Services Faculty: Banking, Insurance and Investment Management

We offer three memberships: Banking, Insurance or Investment Management . ICAEW membership is not a prerequisite.

Renew your existing relationship with us or explore an additional feature within Financial Services. The faculty’s unique perspective to convene with stakeholders right across the financial services landscape means we can provide you with industry insights, expert opinion, analysis and independent resources to put your business ahead of the curve. 

Access webinars, attend events and forums, hear direct from the regulators, receive your monthly Focus news bulletin, stay up to date with CPD support, and much more.

Key 2022 topics:

  • ESG considerations incl. climate change, bio-diversity and diversity & inclusion
  • IFRS 17 – Insurance Contracts
  • Future of financial services regulation
  • IFRS 9 and regulatory reporting for banks
Tax Faculty

The world of tax is fast moving and ever changing, so keeping up to date with compliance and regulatory matters can be difficult. The Tax Faculty offers expert guidance and support enabling you to provide the best advice on tax legislation to your clients or business. 

Key topics

  • Making Tax Digital
  • Basis period reform
  • Life after Brexit. Is VAT going to change?
  • Winding up the COVID schemes. Dealing with the aftermath may be more challenging than the original claims.
  • The future taxation of work. Is the Health and Social Care Levy just the start?
Excel Community

Spreadsheets are a vital part of the working lives of all finance professionals, but many of us get into bad habits, often resulting in errors, which can be detrimental to your business.

The Excel Community, through its suites of online training, practical tips and hints will help you to use Excel efficiently and get the most out of it.

Faculties Online

Gives you easy access to a wide range of information from all of the above faculties, and is suited to finance professionals who work across a wide range of disciplines, including CFOs, FDs, internal auditors and business partners.

Top up your existing faculty membership with a subscription to Faculties Online.