26 May 2020: Coronavirus Update. For the latest information, resources and tools, including access to CIMA online exams, visit our dedicated COVID19 resource centre to help you navigate through the pandemic.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Centre

The Association, the global voice of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and the American Institute of CPAs, is working around the clock to get information into the hands of our members and students as quickly as possible. Our first priority is to provide you with high level overviews, tools and resources. Please be sure to check this website on a regular basis.


CIMA online exams are now open for scheduling. Find out more.

Latest news and updates

COVID-19: 3 ways to steer through the crisis

In Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand, businesses are performing pivots and examining their digital resilience and speed of transformation. Read more.

CIMA reminds South African government of the economic plight of sole proprietors

Following discussions with members across all sectors, businesses and business sizes, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants has written to the Ministry of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) highlighting five recommendations. Read more.

Popular Resources

When the office is closed but the work must go on

As the coronavirus spreads, responsible organisations recognize their employees need to work remotely. Here’s some advice for making remote work…work.

Professional development amid personal confinement

Think in terms of the glass being half-full. Use your self-quarantine time productively, upskilling while working from home.

Lead with mental health in mind during the COVID-19 pandemic

Preventing the spread of coronavirus is crucial, but so is preserving the mental health and well-being of our team members. Follow these tips to help.

Cash is king and credit is crucial: Operating in a crisis

The coronavirus is having an unprecedented impact on the economy. Every management accountant needs to follow these tips and use these tools.

Video | Coronavirus affects business health, too

How do you navigate the accounting and finance implications of the coronavirus pandemic? Hear experts weigh in and answer previously submitted questions in this recorded Facebook Live session. Watch now.

Video | COVID-19: Business Planning and Impacts

Finance has an important role to play in helping their organizations manage the uncertainly of COVID-19. The Association's Ash Noah, CPA, CGMA, FCMA and Oracle's Christina Kite discuss critical issues and make practical suggestions. Watch now.

Podcast episode | COVID-19 and business continuity planning

On the Go Beyond Disruption podcast, learn how business leaders are adjusting their strategies in light of the coronavirus pandemic: what’s working; what’s not working; lessons learned for whatever unexpected crises the future may hold.

A Q&A on coronavirus scenario planning

Scenario planning is vital for organisations when trying to adjust to the harmful, fast-moving virus outbreak. An expert shares advice.

Crucial skills for leading during a crisis

Preparation and teamwork are essential when dealing with an emergency. Tips by three communications experts.

CFO Professional Judgment in Volatile and Uncertain Times

Update for UK members and students

Member insight from New Zealand

Update for Ghana members and students

Member insight from Zambia

Update for Zambia members and students

Update for Irish members and students

Member insight from China

Update for Sri Lankan members and students

Member insight from Central and Eastern Europe

Update for Southern African members and students

Member insight from N. Ireland

Update for Hong Kong members and students

Update for Asia Pacific members and students

Help for CIMA members during the coronavirus outbreak

Update for European members and students

Here together: Help for CIMA Members and Students by Irene Teng, EVP Global Markets

Building resilient supply chains

Data security and privacy practices for remote workers

Employment Law & COVID-19

CIMA calls on the UK Government to help small businesses and the self-employed through COVID-19

Upcoming events and virtual opportunities

Please monitor the website closely, including your CIMA country and region website pages, for our programmes of virtual events and learning opportunities.

For additional information, please contact our Global Engagement Center at or +44 (0)20 8849 2251.

Business Resilience: Tools for preparing to reopen businesses

Reallocating priorities, creating a response plan, mapping out scenarios – here’s all you need to consider before you reopen your business and the tools to help you do it.


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Keep up to date with the latest accounting resources and industry updates along with news impacting CIMA members and students across the UK.

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FM Magazine content on COVID-19

Check out the latest news stories along with relevant columns, tips, podcasts, and videos from FM magazine and the Journal of Accountancy on this page, along with curated items from our archives to help with uncertainty and disruption.

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