Get ready for Wealth Management Connect in the Greater Bay Area (PDF)
This report jointly published by Deloitte and CPA Australia explores the Greater Bay Area wealth management market, including its key economic parameters, the market positioning of potential participating banks, arrangements for the Wealth Management Connect based on the policies already announced, and potential challenges and opportunities.

A comparative analysis of policy approaches to encourage FinTech (PDF)
This report identifies the FinTech development strategies implemented by three leading financial centres – Hong Kong, Singapore and Switzerland – and compares them with the corresponding initiatives in Australia.

The impact of technology on the desired skills of early career accountants (PDF)
This report provides insights into how trends in technology can impact the required skill sets and training that organisations look for in early career accountants.
The impact of technology on the desired skills of early career accountants - Fact Sheet (PDF) | Uploaded November 2020 

Business FinTech Usage Survey 2020 (PDF)
A report on the uptake of FinTech in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore businesses, and the key drivers and challenges to business FinTech adoption.

Business FinTech Usage Survey – Mainland China
A preliminary report on the uptake of FinTech products or services in Mainland Chinese businesses, and the key drivers and challenges to business FinTech adoption.
Preliminary Mainland China results – English (PDF) | Chinese (PDF)
Infographic – English (PDF) | Chinese (PDF)

Business FinTech Usage Survey – Singapore (PDF)
Infographic (PDF)
A preliminary report on the uptake of FinTech products or services in Singaporean businesses, and the key drivers and challenges to business FinTech adoption in this market.

Business FinTech Usage Survey – Malaysia (PDF)
Infographic on the uptake of FinTech products or services in Malaysian businesses, and the key drivers and challenges to business FinTech adoption in this market.

Business FinTech Usage Survey – Hong Kong results (PDF)
Infographic (PDF)
A report on the uptake of FinTech in Hong Kong businesses, and the key drivers and challenges to business FinTech adoption.

Gender equality in the Malaysian Workplace – final report (PDF)
In this report on Gender Equality in the Malaysian Workplace, CPA Australia reflects on the views of members and non-members on the underrepresentation of women in senior roles, the gender pay gap and the impact of having a family on women’s careers.

Malaysian Business Sentiment 2019/20 (PDF)
The Malaysian Business Sentiment Survey 2019/20 highlights the views of senior Malaysian business leaders on their business, including how they are responding to the environment they face. The report is by Monash University Malaysia, and was undertaken with the support of CPA Australia.

Hong Kong economic sentiment survey 2020 (PDF)
A survey of members in Hong Kong on their forecasts for the Hong Kong economy and business conditions in 2020.

Technology and the future of the profession report (PDF)
A literature review on robotic process automation, blockchain, artificial intelligence and data analytics, and how accounting professionals can continue to thrive in the face of these developments.

Greater Bay Area initiative: Factors important to its success (PDF)
CPA Australia’s report on the factors members identify as important to the success of the Greater Bay Area initiative. These were identified through a member survey and in consultation with member experts.

Asia-Pacific Small Business Survey
Data from CPA Australia’s Asia-Pacific Small Business Survey 2017 found that businesses with a focus on technology, (including ecommerce, social media and cybersecurity), innovation and exporting are significantly more likely to be growing and creating jobs than those that are not.

CPA Australia workplace flexibility survey 2016: Survey report (PDF)
A CPA Australia survey of the likelihood of requesting workplace flexibility, the reasons for seeking to work flexibly, the perceived impacts of flexible work on career and confidence in becoming a senior business leader.

CPA Australia work environment survey 2016: Survey report (PDF)
A CPA Australia survey on what factors are most likely to influence job seekers, and attitudes towards open plan offices and flexible working arrangements.

China Economic and Business Sentiment Survey 2020 (PDF)
A survey of members in Mainland China on their forecasts for Mainland China’s economy and business conditions in 2020.