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Deloitte Australia first Big Four firm in the country to appoint female CEO

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 15 Dec 2014

Deloitte Australia has appointed Cindy Hook as chief executive officer effective 1 February 2015, marking the first appointment of a female leader.... read more

As PwC grilled over Lux Leaks by UK gov't fresh cases emerge

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 11 Dec 2014

PwC has come under fire from MPs at a public accounts committee (PAC) meeting in the House of Commons this week over its role in allegedly "selling.... read more

KPMG global revenues up 6% after two years of sluggish growth

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 10 Dec 2014

KPMG global has reported revenues of $24.82bn in the year to 30 September 2014, up 6.3% in local currency terms and up by just under 5.9% in US.... read more

Satyam ex-chairman jailed in final chapter of accounting scandal

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 9 Dec 2014

Indian software group Satyam Computer Services's former chairman and founder Ramalinga Raju has been sentenced to six months in prison for his role.... read more

KPMG: M&A activities on the rise in the USA

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 8 Dec 2014

M&A activities have re-emerged as a leading growth strategy amongst businesses in the USA, according to a survey by KPMG US.. read more

EY UK joins PwC and KPMG by securing ABS licence

  • Author: Ana Gyorkos
  • Published: 3 Dec 2014

EY UK is the latest Big Four firm to be granted an alternative business structure (ABS) licence by the Regulation Authority, enabling it to provide.... read more

RSM adds correspondent firm in Myanmar

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 27 Nov 2014

RSM International has added correspondent firm MAT Audit and Professional Services in Myanmar to its network.. read more

Fee pressure still a top challenge in South Africa

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 25 Nov 2014

A sluggish economy and cash-poor clients have kept fee pressure at the top of the agenda for South Africa's professional service firms, according.... read more

Scottish merger amid UK market consolidation

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 24 Nov 2014

Dundee-based EQ Accountants, a Kreston International member firm, and Carters of Glenrothes are to merge, effective 1 April 2015.. read more

KPMG and McLaren Group partner on audit technology

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 20 Nov 2014

KPMG has formed a strategy alliance with McLaren Group to integrate the technology provider's predictive analytics into its audit and advisory.... read more

EY Oceania appoints CEO

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 17 Nov 2014

EY has appointed Tony Johnson as Oceania chief executive officer and regional managing partner, effective 1 January 2015.. read more

KPMG acquires cyber-security business in Germany

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 14 Nov 2014

KPMG has acquired German cyber-security business P3, a risk management, security assessment and network protection service provider for financial.... read more

Leaked documents show aggressive tax planning practices in Luxembourg

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 6 Nov 2014

An investigation into tax planning in Luxembourg by a group of European journalists, published today by UK newspaper the Guardian, has uncovered.... read more

EY poaches advisory leader from Deloitte to fill global post

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 6 Nov 2014

EY has become the latest Big Four member to re-haul its strategy consulting practice, including hiring a strategy leader from competitor Deloitte.. read more

KPMG US launches KPMG Strategy division

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 30 Oct 2014

KPMGUS has revamped its strategy offering in the US, setting up KPMG Strategy division, which will help the firm "address growing demand in the.... read more

SFO launches investigation into accounting practices at Tesco

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 29 Oct 2014

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into accounting practices at Tesco, in the latest blow to the British grocer.... read more

Almost a quarter of PwC employees to use Google software platform

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 29 Oct 2014

Almost a quarter of PwC's employees, 45,000, will be moving to Google's 'Google for Work' business software unit as its primary business platform,.... read more

Profit warnings in the UK at highest level since 2008: EY

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 27 Oct 2014

Listed companies in the UK issued a total of 69 profit warnings during the third quarter of 2014, the highest level for the period since 2008,.... read more

Tesco chairman resigns as Deloitte investigation finds accounting blunder larger than anticipated

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 23 Oct 2014

Tesco chairman Richard Broadbent announced his resignation, as Deloitte's investigation concluded the British grocery giant's profit overstatement.... read more

ICAEW wields newly conferred regulatory powers for probate licensing

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 22 Oct 2014

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) has become the first non-legal regulatory body to authorise a sole practitioner.... read more


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