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Whatsapp scandal rumbles on at KPMG

  • Published: 11 Sep 2019

Two senior financial consultants have left KPMG barely three weeks after their boss Tim Howarth left the firm following an investigation into his.... read more

Rising cost of indemnity insurance could hit challengers

  • Published: 11 Sep 2019

In the wake of a number of audit scandals, the cost of professional indemnity insurance (PII) for accountants and auditors has risen sharply in the.... read more

Deloitte appointed manager of Inter-Pacific Group debt restructuring

  • Published: 6 Sep 2019

Singapore’s High Court has appointed Deloitte as interim judicial manager for Inter-Pacific Group Pte (IPG). The appointment follows two months.... read more

Bombay High Court puts stay on banning auditors

  • Published: 6 Sep 2019

The Bombay High court has granted interim relief to Deloitte and BSR & Associates, putting a temporary halt on the Indian Ministry of Corporate.... read more

Grant Thornton back under spotlight over Patisserie Holdings

  • Published: 6 Sep 2019

In its latest interim report on the status of Patisserie Holdings before handing off its job of administrator to liquidators from FRP Advisory,.... read more

AICPA: Outlook for US economy dimming

  • Published: 6 Sep 2019

Business executives hold their least optimistic view of the US economy in three years, in part due to trade concerns and fears of a sustained.... read more

EY reports record global revenues of $36.4bn, up 4.6%

  • Published: 5 Sep 2019

EY is the first of the Big Four to report global results. Revenues for the year to end-June 2019 rose by 4.6 per cent across the firm. Notably,.... read more

SEC, CFTC penalise Options Clearing Corp. over risk management policies

  • Published: 5 Sep 2019

The Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission have announced that the Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) will.... read more

Andrew Burns appointed as CIPFA Associate Director

  • Published: 5 Sep 2019

Andrew Burns has joined the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) in the part-time advisory role of Associate Director for.... read more

Ghana watchdog hands out first-ever fines over audit failings

  • Published: 5 Sep 2019

For the first time since it was established in 1963, Ghana’s accounting and auditing watchdog, the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAG) has.... read more

UAE management accountancy salaries more than double MEA average

  • Published: 4 Sep 2019

The IMA (Institute of Management Accountants) 2019 UAE Salary Survey  shows how professional certification has a clear and definite impact on.... read more

MHA launches National Training Academy in UK

  • Published: 4 Sep 2019

MHA has launched its own National Training Academy to provide technical and professional skills training to the 2,200 staff in its eight member.... read more

BDO’s second office in Liverpool to add 150 jobs

  • Published: 4 Sep 2019

BDO plans to open a second office in Liverpool, UK, in October – barely a year after expanding its existing operations in the city. The firm now.... read more

Record £7.8m fine in UK money laundering crackdown

  • Published: 4 Sep 2019

A UK business that breached money laundering regulations has been hit with a record fine by HMRC. West London money transmitter Touma Foreign.... read more

EY replaces Grant Thornton at Pantheon International

  • Published: 3 Sep 2019

EY is to become auditor for FTSE250 listed private equity investment group Pantheon International from 2020. Grant Thornton has been the company's.... read more

PwC Luxembourg to accept payment in bitcoin

  • Published: 3 Sep 2019

PwC Luxembourg is stepping further into blockchain and crypto-assets by accepting Bitcoin payments from its clients with effect from 1 October.... read more

Bischoff: Audit costs won’t come cheap

  • Published: 3 Sep 2019

Outgoing head of the UK Financial Reporting Council Sir Win Bischoff has warned that companies must be prepared to pay more for higher quality.... read more

SMS Latinoamérica joins pilot programme on integrated reports

  • Published: 3 Sep 2019

SMS Latinoamérica is joining a programme being run by the International Integrated Reporting Council on the implementation of the IR framework by.... read more

GRI opens ASEAN Regional Hub in Singapore

  • Published: 3 Sep 2019

A new GRI Regional Hub has officially opened in Singapore, to serve the 10 countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The.... read more

Deloitte UK to double baby leave

  • Published: 3 Sep 2019

Deloitte UK is doubling paid leave from two to four weeks for any of the firm’s non-birthing parents – commonly known as paternity leave. Deloitte.... read more


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