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KPMG US acquires restructuring firm BBK

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 6 May 2014

KPMG US has acquired restructuring advisory firm BBK.
KPMG US said the deal will expand its integrated transactions and restructuring.... read more

Bank of America makes accounting error

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 6 May 2014

A few days before its shareholders annual meetings, the Bank of America announced a $4bn downward revision of its previously disclosed regulatory.... read more

Stakeholders far removed from the audit process most likely to call for change

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 29 Apr 2014

There is a relationship between the level of involvement that financial stakeholders have with the audit process and their overall confidence in.... read more

Former KPMG partner sentenced for 14 months

  • Author: IAB
  • Published: 28 Apr 2014

Former KPMG partner Scott London has been sentenced to 14 months for insider training by a Los Angeles federal judge last Thursday. read more

India envisages auditors as whistleblowers

  • Author: Carlos Martín Tornero
  • Published: 24 Apr 2014

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is to issue guidance about the implementation of the auditor’s duty to report on fraud to.... read more

ICAI to bar Satyam auditors

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 23 Apr 2014

India’s accounting regulator, the Institute of Chartered Accountants India (ICAI), is to bar three of its members as a result of their role in the.... read more

KPMG US appoints practice leaders

  • Author: Carlos Martín Tornero
  • Published: 23 Apr 2014

KPMG US has appointed Conor Moore as national co-leader of its venture capital practice and Packy Kelly leader of the firm's global semiconductor.... read more

EY appoints global vice chair and general counsel

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 22 Apr 2014

Michael Solender has been appointed as EY’s global vice chair and general counsel.. read more

PwC UK acquires geographic data gathering company

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 17 Apr 2014

PwC UK has acquired natural a resource tracking and data collection technology company called GeoTraceability, which will form part of its.... read more

EY’s transaction advisory vice chair appointed to economic policy board

  • Author: IAB editorial
  • Published: 16 Apr 2014

The Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) has appointed Pip McCrostie, vice chair of transaction advisory services (TAS) at EY.... read more

KPMG launches strategic alliance with US capital market place business

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 9 Apr 2014

KPMG UK has brought US working capital online market place C2FO to the UK market via a strategic alliance.. read more

PwC completes acquisition of Booz & Co

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 4 Apr 2014

PwC has completed the acquisition of Booz & Co, a consultancy firm, following the granting of all regulatory approvals required.. read more

EU audit reform: Why is the profession concern about implementation?

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Apr 2014

Most of the provisions included in the EU audit reform passed this morning by the European Parliament (EP), will overwrite national law of member.... read more

Profession raises concerns over EU audit reform implementation

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Apr 2014

Firms, professional bodies and regulators have welcomed the vote from the European Parliament on the long awaited audit reform, arguing that it.... read more

European Parliament votes in favor of audit reform

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Apr 2014

The European Parliament today passed the EU audit reform with 332 votes in favor, 253 against and 26 abstentions. read more

Diversity and inclusion initiative launched to tackle UK profession talent gap

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 2 Apr 2014

A consortium of firms and accountancy bodies has launched today an initiative aimed at tackling the UK profession’s talent gap by giving every.... read more

KPMG UK enters into software partnership to serve SMEs

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 31 Mar 2014

KPMG UK and online accounting software provider Xero have partner up in a deal, which will enable KPMG to offer select online accounting and tax.... read more

US CEOs and CFOs predict M&A increase in 2014: KPMG

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 24 Mar 2014

Nearly three quarters of US chief executive officers and chief financial officers said their company will make an acquisition in 2014, according to.... read more

KPMG appoints chair of Americas region

  • Author: IAB editorial
  • Published: 19 Mar 2014

KPMG Canada chief executive officer Bill Thomas has been appointed chair of KPMG’s Americas region.. read more

Deloitte signs VAR agreement with SAP

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 13 Mar 2014

Deloitte has signed a global value-added reseller (VAR) agreement with SAP, a German based enterprise software and software-related services provider.. read more


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