Deloitte France has reported annual turnover
of €800m ($1bn) in the year to 31 May 2010, down just €1m compared
with its previous financial year.

Deloitte France president Jean-Paul Picard
said the firm performed well in a difficult economic
environment.

Deloitte France’s accountancy services grew
4%, legal and tax activity carried out by its affiliate law firm
Taj decreased by 5%, while audit, consulting and corporate finance
revenue increased 2%.

Deloitte France’s total workforce remained
steady at 6,300 staff across 181 offices.

Deloitte France chairman Alain Pons said the
firm’s current strategy and plans for further development mean it
is well positioned for future growth.

See the upcoming July issue of the
International Accounting Bulletin for an in depth report on
France’s accounting profession.