Accountancy watchdog reviewing UK Corporate Governance Code
The accountancy watchdog is to undertake a "fundamental review" of corporate governance as it aims to address concerns raised by Theresa May over the role of big business in British society. The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is to scrutinise the UK ...en meer »
- Maximiti launches accountancy mediation service
This new department is run by Rafael Katz MCIArb, who has a wide and varied experience with mediating disputes at both the professional and general business level. Norman Younger, founder and director of Maximiti, believes that mediation is something ...en meer »
- UK business needs 'ocean of answers' on Brexit, says ICAS chief
Following prime minister Theresa May's recent announcement of the 12 objectives for Brexit negotiations, Anton Colella, chief executive of ICAS, has said that while the 12-point plan has answered some questions, there remains “an ocean of answers ...
- Business Leader
Accountancy firm announces new UK Executive team
The announcement follows the recent re-election of Phil Verity as the firm's Senior Partner in the UK. Phil will be supported by the new Executive team which comprises of Mazars partners Elisabeth Maxwell (South based), Tim Davies, Alistair Fraser ...
- Maximiti extends accountancy support
Following the successful secession of Maximiti from FD Group in early 2015, the firm is expanding its reach to the accountancy profession with 3 new support services. Mentoring. Financing. Sale of client businesses. Norman Younger FCCA, director and ...
- RSM UK announces merger with RSM Northern Ireland
The merger with RSM UK (formerly RSM McClure Watters) includes acquiring the Northern Ireland consulting business PACEC to enhance its UK reach. The two firms will complement each other as all 70 staff from RSM Northern Ireland and PACEC will join ...
Big Four: KPMG UK verdient overgrote deel van Britse overheidscontracten - Accountancy Vanmorgen (persbericht) (Registratie) (Blog)Big Four: KPMG UK verdient overgrote deel van Britse overheidscontracten
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KPMG UK ontving vorig jaar meer dan de helft van de overheidsuitgaven aan de big four accountantskantoren, zo meldt Economia. Het bedrijf sleepte voor meer dan 400 miljoen Britse pond binnen aan overheidscontracten. In totaal verdienden de big four ...en meer »
- Times of Malta
PKF-FPM retain Top UK Accountancy Employer Award
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For the second year running PKF-FPM accountants won the Accountancy Age Top UK Accountancy Employer Award 2016 at the British Accountancy Awards gala banquet ceremony in London. PKF-FPM were also highly commended in the Top 50 Tax Team ...
- FRP Advisory appointed as administrators to Lifestyle Living UK
Jason Baker and Miles Needham of FRP Advisory were appointed as joint administrators of the holiday and residential park group Lifestyle Living UK. The business continues to trade during the process and the holiday homes will continue operating as ...
- Lee Manning Comes Highly Commended at British Accountancy Awards
Partner at Essex accountancy firm, Raffingers, Lee Manning was Highly Commended in the Practitioner of the Year category at The British Accountancy Awards 2016. The British Accountancy Awards, hosted by Accountancy Age, are regarded as “the ...
Accountancy giant KPMG eyes Brexit boost as UK revenues hit £2.1bn
KPMG expects to benefit from the Brexit vote as companies racing to draw up contingency plans turn to the Big Four accountancy giant for advice on how to protect their businesses while the UK secedes from the EU. Speaking as KPMG UK posted a 5.6pc rise ...
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- E-books reduced VAT proposals “may not benefit” UK consumers
The proposals are aimed at supporting e-commerce and online business in the EU and could be implemented immediately following approval from the European Council. Although a reduced VAT rate for e-publications could bring an end to the unequal VAT ...en meer »
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Thousands of UK restaurants could go bust, accountancy firm warns
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Higher cost of importing food and wine – due to weaker sterling – and rising wage bills could hit over 5,000 companies. inShare0. By Business Matters / December 5, 2016. Thousands of UK restaurants could go bust, accountancy firm warns. Thousands of ...en meer »
- The Guardian
Thousands of UK restaurants could go bust, accountancy firm warns
The Restaurant Group is closing 33 outlets across the UK, including 14 branches of Frankie & Benny's. Photograph: Joe Pepler/Rex/Shutterstock. Julia Kollewe. Sunday 4 December 2016 19.01 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Emailen meer »
- Trumped: The three key concerns of UK accountants post-US Election
ACCOUNTANTS, whether on the boards of large corporates, or advising small business clients, are scratching their heads and furrowing brows following the shock victory for Donald Trump in the 2016 US Election. Accountancy Age has rounded up the ...en meer »
- Trumped: The three key concerns of UK accountants post-US ...
Brexit complications, tax, and tech trade, are key concerns among the UK finance profession post-US Election.en meer »
- Mazars UK appoints new head of financial services
He has more than 35 years of experience in the insurance industry, holding roles as a senior executive and a consultant. He was a CEO of Ecclesiastical Insurance for six years, and before that a partner with EY and Watson Wyatt. Phil Verity, UK senior ...
- EY appoints new UK Government and Public Sector leader
A NEW LEADER has been appointed to lead EY's UK government and public sector practice. Jon Hughes, UK markets leader for EY, said of Darra Singh's appointment: “Darra brings a wealth of experience in the public-sector arena. He is ideally placed to ...en meer »
- FRC calls on UK to keep global accounting rules after Brexit
The UK's accounting watchdog has called on the government not to implement its own bookkeeping rules following its exit from the European Union (EU). The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) said in a report that it will continue to back the idea of a ...en meer »
UK a great choice for firms expanding abroad, says leading accountancy practice - Polaris Media (registration)UK a great choice for firms expanding abroad, says leading accountancy practice
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Foreign businesses are increasingly looking to the UK market when investing abroad for the first time or expanding their overseas operations, according to new figures. Data released by the Department for International Trade (DIT) shows foreign ...
- Saffery Champness recruits KPMG's UK head of private client advisory
Dermot Callinan has joined Saffery Champness from KPMG, where he was recently the head of the UK private client advisory team. Callinan will now serve as a partner from Saffery Champness' Harrogate office. Rob Elliott, managing partner at Saffery ...
- UK tax gap falls to 6.5% as HMRC targets dishonest minority
THE UK TAX GAP fell in 2014/15 to its lowest-ever level of 6.5%, official statistics have revealed. HMRC has reduced the gap, which was 8.3% in the year 2005 to 2006 – if it had stayed at that rate the country would have been £11bn per annum poorer.en meer »
- Six new UK partners announced by Mazars
The appointments span practices including audit, tax, and outsourcing in the financial services market, bringing the total partners of Mazars UK to over 140. Phil Verity, Mazars' UK senior partner, said: “I am delighted to welcome this group of ...
- Nottingham Post
East Midlands Airport-based company is UK's fastest growing accountancy firm
Business advisory firm PKF Cooper Parry has reported its strongest ever financial year – with figures showing it is the fastest-growing accountancy firm in the UK. The company, based at East Midlands Airport, generated revenues of more than £22m in the ...en meer »
- UK at risk of Brexit 'brain drain'
THE UK could face a 'brain drain' of top professionals in pursuit of a 'hard' Brexit, warned ACCA. Anthony Walters, ACCA's head of policy for Western Europe, said: “Talent could leave the UK whilst the UK seeks to reinvent itself post-Brexit. The UK's ...
- PwC integrates UK legal and accountancy arms
PwC Legal LLP has been fully integrated into PricewaterhouseCoopers UK, transforming the professional services firm to a multi-disciplinary practice. Completed at the start of the month, the process began two years ago when PwC obtained an Alternative ...en meer »
- The Lawyer (registration)
PwC UK merges legal and accountancy arms after SRA approval
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PwC Legal LLP has been fully integrated into PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) UK, transforming the accountancy firm into a multi-disciplinary practice. The move follows the Big Four accountant posting global revenue up 1.5 per cent to $35.9bn (£27.9bn) for ...
- UK M&A activity rebounds, finds PwC
UK M&A activity bounced back strongly in July and August, according to analysis by the deals practice at PwC. There was a 54% increase in the number of deals with a disclosed value of more than £25m which completed in July and August 2016, compared ...en meer »
- KPMG: Brexit spurs company bosses to consider relocating away from UK
COMPANY BOSSES are considering relocating operations or headquarters away from the UK following the country's decision to leave the European Union. KPMG's survey of chief executives of companies with revenue between £100m and £1bn found that ...en meer »
- Economic activity carried out in the UK must be taxed accordingly
YOU will struggle to find a financial issue that triggers such a morally universal response as tax evasion. Recent reports suggest that the UK's tax gap – the amount which HMRC estimates is lost through evasion – increased last year and is now £34bn, ...
- UK economy beset by huge liquidity imbalance
THERE is a huge imbalance in the liquidity of the UK economy and that, despite a 14% increase in cash on hand since 2010, the majority of this is held by a small number of companies, new research from Grant Thornton has found. The study, The UK's cash ...
- Belfast Telegraph
Accountancy firm creates scores of jobs in Belfast
An accountancy firm is to create 43 new jobs in Belfast after it secured a lucrative international contract. BDO Northern Ireland's workforce enlargement, which will generate an extra £1 million a year in salaries, has been backed by Stormont business ...en meer »
- Mazars announces six new UK partners
MAZARS, the top ten accountancy firm, has announced six new partners in its UK practice. The firm has promoted five partners and one partner transferred from Singapore, giving Mazars a total of 140 UK partners. Phil Verity, Mazars' UK senior partner ...en meer »
- Mazars recruits 170 trainees in the UK
The new joiners, from school leavers to graduates and those on industrial placements, will be working across a range of service lines including audit, tax, outsourcing, financial planning, consulting, forensic and investigation services, employee ...
- Reuters UK
UK firms to lower investment after Brexit - accountancy body
A man stands near the Canary Wharf business district, in east London February 28, 2011. REUTERS/Andrew Winning. LONDON British firms are likely to cut investment during the rest of this year and in 2017 due to the Brexit vote, and the government must ...en meer »
- MKS Accountancy Offering Accounting Services In Darlington, UK
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Darlington, UK – MKS Accountancy is a pioneering provider of accounting services in Darlington, UK. The firm prides itself on being a professional, transparent, and ethical business partner devoted to helping small and large businesses stay on the ...en meer »
- MKS Accountancy Offering Accounting Services In Darlington, UK
Darlington, UK - MKS Accountancy is a pioneering provider of accounting services in Darlington, UK. The firm prides itself on being a professional, transparent, and ethical business partner devoted to helping small and large businesses stay on the ...en meer »
- UK's top accounting firms smash through £12bn fee income barrier
The survey, supported by Sage, reveals the Top 50 firms increased their fees to £12.8bn, up nearly a billion pounds from £11.9bn in 2015. The Big Four firms, Deloitte; EY; KPMG; and PwC, once again drove up the figures. Their combined fee income was ...en meer »
- Belfast Telegraph
Accountancy watchdog clears former Tesco finance chief Laurie Mcilwee
Tesco's former finance chief has been cleared by the accountancy watchdog investigating the £263 million black hole discovered in the grocer's accounts two years ago. The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has closed its investigation into Laurie ...en meer »
- Bournemouth Echo
Accountancy firm is one of the UK's top places to work
SOUTH Coast accountancy firm Inspire Professional Services has scooped a top place in the Accountancy Age Best Employer Award – confirming it as one of the UK's best places to work. Now in its sixth year The 2016 Accountancy Age Best Employer ...
- PwC reveals £28bn working capital opportunity for UK companies
THERE is a €1.1trn opportunity for companies across the world to release cash from one of the cheapest sources available, working capital. This is the finding of a PwC review of global working capital performance of more than 13,000 businesses. The ...en meer »
- Caerphilly accountancy firm signs up as rugby sponsors
Accountancy firm the Number Hub, based at Welsh ICE on Caerphilly Business Park, has sponsored a high school rugby team. Following the opening of a second office in Cardiff, the company is now sponsoring the Hawthorn High School rugby team in ...en meer »
- Accountancy network PKF UK and Ireland posts 53% increase in fees
ACCOUNTANCY network PKF UK and Ireland (PKF UKI), which is made up of seven member firms in the UK and Ireland, today announced a total fee income of £128.9m for the year ending 31 May 2016, a 52.8% increase respectively on the previous year.en meer »
- ACCA outlines key priorities for UK financial industry to Theresa May
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has called on incoming prime minister Theresa May to act quickly in order to restore business and consumer confidence across the UK in light of the recent Brexit vote. After going through a ...en meer »
Inadequate technology failing UK accountancy sector - CCH Daily inc Accountancy Live (subscription) (blog)Inadequate technology failing UK accountancy sector
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This is premium content. You are just moments away from full access to CCH Daily. Sign up below to get started, if you are already a subscriber please log in. What you get. All plans are annual. News stories. Technical Alerts announcements and updates.en meer »
- Caerphilly accountancy firm to open new office
Caerphilly-based accountancy firm, the Number Hub, is expanding by opening a new office in Cardiff this month. The office expansion reflects the Number Hub's ambitious growth plans and will support a range of new clients in the region. Marsha Ward ...
- Birmingham Post
Baldwins adds another accountancy firm to growing UK reach
West Midlands accountancy firm Baldwins has expanded its national footprint again with another acquisition in the North East. The practice, which is headquartered in Walsall, has bought chartered accountants and business advisers Evolution in an ...en meer »
- OECD: Brexit will have 'major consequences for UK'
THE OECD'S secretary-general José Ángel Gurría has warned that Britain's historic decision to leave the EU will have “major consequences” for the UK, the EU and the international community. Gurría committed the OECD to helping the UK as it disentangles ...
- UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts
ACCOUNTANTS, tax experts and finance professionals have reacted to the UK's decision to leave the European Union, with many predicting a wave of uncertainty regarding the economy and British businesses. The Leave campaign received 52% of the ...en meer »
- Which Big Four firms are the best employers in the UK?
BIG FOUR firms KPMG, PwC and Deloitte have been included in LinkedIn's list of the 25 top attracting employers in the UK, along with some of the world's largest media, technology and financial services firms. KPMG finished the highest of the three ...en meer »
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