Consulting

Deloitte grows global revenues by 1.8%

Ambitious growth plans for Deloitte as 2010 figures show modest growth, pinned on sections of outstanding performance

13 Sep 2010

Consultants see growth in 2010

Management Consultancies Association sees member firms' growth of 6% in the first half of 2010; with good expectations for the rest of the year despite public sector dropoff

13 Sep 2010

Bargain buys

Tough economic conditions are hitting the price buyers are willing to pay for practices

09 Sep 2010

Deloitte appoints new head of global financial services

Chris Harvey steps up from head of banking and securities to replace Jack Ribeiro

08 Sep 2010

DeBono an asset for KPMG

Asset valuation expert DeBono joins KPMG

02 Sep 2010

PwC purchases US consultants Diamond for $378m

PwC's US firm purchases strategy and IT consultants Diamond

25 Aug 2010

Risk management: down with debt

Firms are missing a trick by not offering debt and risk management to their clients, helping to prevent them from painting themselves into a corner

19 Aug 2010

PwC and KPMG mentor groundbreaking public sector projects

Big Four staff helping first wave of public sector self-run projects

13 Aug 2010

KPMG acquires Hyperion consultancy Analitica

Hyperion implementation specialist Analitica snapped up by KPMG

11 Aug 2010

E&Y bolster green accounting division

Accounting firm recruits green arm

09 Aug 2010

Post Office faces legal action over accounts IT

Sub-postmasters join forces to take legal action over alleged errors in the Post Office's system software they claim have been responsible for several dismissals due to accounting irregularities

05 Aug 2010

HLB still looking for Vantis replacement

Collapse of Vantis leaves a vacuum in the UK for international network HLB, which is looking to replace the collapsed former Top 25 firm

05 Aug 2010

ICAEW and Alium Partners begin interim exec programme

Institute teams up with Alium Partners, which will advise ICAEW members on how to bag interim executive positions

03 Aug 2010

Rentokil-style audit gains in popularity across listed companies

17% of FTSE 350 companies now use some form of “extended audit”

22 Jul 2010

Big Four make plans for growth in consulting

Firms confident of growth in consulting, despite cut backs in the public sector

22 Jul 2010

Outsourcing: global control

Offshoring key processes to third party providers may improve efficiency, but how do you really know?

22 Jul 2010

Expense lessons from MPs

David Vine examines what companies can learn from the expenses scandal that surrounded parliament last year

16 Jul 2010

GT break away group forms advisory business

"We see this move as a natural evolution," former GT employees claim

16 Jul 2010

Video: Public sector consultancy work plummets

How the consultancy industry coping with the cutbacks

15 Jul 2010

Audio: Public sector consultancy work plummets

How the consultancy industry coping with the cutbacks

15 Jul 2010

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New scheme provides 'access all areas' to the profession

Historic definition of what future accounting talent looks like is changing

The Practitioner: Heading off client's 'value' query at the pass

A client's new in-house accountant forces the Practitioner to up their game

The Practitioner: Struggling client holds WIP hand

A client of The Practitioner is in financial difficulties, owing the practice a lot of money...

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Top 35 Networks 2013: The Survey

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Colin: Evaders are going to struggle to fit in

Colin was tickled when he realised how much harder tax evaders are to find life after the LDF limitations

Colin: Capital punishment

Is IFRS being used as a scapegoat for bad corporate behaviour? muses Colin

Colin: A spoonful of American patriotism helps the tax go down

Colin takes a wry look at Walgreens' move away from US tax inversions

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