Spence Clarke is licenced to practice by The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). This world leading Accountancy Institution was established by royal charter in 1880. It has over 150,000 members. Over 15,000 of these members live and work outside the UK. In 2015, 8,256 students joined ICAEW – the highest ever figure. 80 of FTSE 100 (the leading UK) companies have an ICAEW Chartered Accountant on the board.