The Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA) is an internationally recognised professional accountancy membership body, whose members work for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), or who work in small and medium-sized accounting practices that advise SMEs.
It supports over 10,000 members and students in more than 80 countries with a programme of professional qualifications and education, as well as resources, events, training and seminars. The IFA has a lively and engaged branch network and an active worldwide membership.
The IFA is a full member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), the global accounting standard-setter and regulator. It has also been formally recognised as an awarding organisation by Ofqual.