People practice

Peter Gillman

Gillman to step down from Price Bailey role

Long-serving practice head Peter Gillman to step down as Price Bailey's executive chairman

13 Jun 2014

Mark Bomer

Mark Bomer re-elected as senior partner at BDO

Bomer will have oversight of governance and partner welfare, and will act as ambassador for the BDO

12 Jun 2014

Cuffed white collar crime attracts low tariffs

Serious Crime Bill: what this means for professional advisers

Practical implications and costs for accountants from government crackdown on organised crime will be significant

12 Jun 2014

Colin: You don't have to be a geek to work here...

Colin imagines what EY's recruitment policy for its new forensic tech hub might look like

12 Jun 2014

Paedophile excluded by ICAEW

A convicted paedophile has been excluded from ICAEW membership, as the institute reveals its latest round of disciplinary hearings and consent orders

12 Jun 2014

The Practitioner: Bringing clients together backfires

The Practitioner looks to drive business through client collaboration. It doesn't work.

11 Jun 2014

CIMA elects Keith Luck as president

Luck begins one-year term as the body focuses on improving global standards

10 Jun 2014

New president for Birmingham/West Mids ICAEW group

Celia Adams takes over as president of the Birmingham and West Midlands Society of Chartered Accountants

09 Jun 2014

First judges revealed for the British Accountancy Awards

First eight judges confirmed for the British Accountancy Awards

06 Jun 2014

New president takes over at ICAEW

Arthur Bailey succeeds Martyn Jones as ICAEW president

05 Jun 2014

Corrupt accountants targeted by new serious crime bill

Serious Crime Bill includes new offence that targets people who "knowingly participate in an organised crime group"

05 Jun 2014

Menzies launches forensic service

Menzies appoints forensics experts Gavin Cunningham and Philip de Nahlik

04 Jun 2014

BDO appoints 14 new partners

Simon Michaels talks up BDO's expanded reach following its merger withj PKF last year, as it names 14 new partners

03 Jun 2014

More firms planning to recruit senior staff from rivals

Number of accountancy firms contemplating poaching senior staff and their teams from their rivals more than doubles in the last year

02 Jun 2014

EY to open Manchester forensic technology hub

EY hiring 50 skilled forensic technology and forensic data analytics professionals as part of expansion

30 May 2014

Kingston Smith boosts teams with partner appointments

Managing partner Julie Walsh welcomes three new partners to Kingston Smith

29 May 2014

Interview: CIoT president Anne Fairpo

New CIoT president Anne Fairpo talks Accountancy Age through her targets for the year term

29 May 2014

Best Practice: BW Medical Accountants’ Keith Taylor

Specialising in a niche area is a sure way to leverage market opportunities, explains BW Medical Accountants’ Keith Taylor

27 May 2014

Baker Tilly rehouses 200 staff in Preston move

New 20,000 sq ft office for staff as Baker Tilly looks to expand in the region

27 May 2014

The Practitioner: Don't phone home

The Practitioner mulls a second phone - one that clients are not given the number to...

23 May 2014

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2shotguests

How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

Leader: Baker Tilly's naming nerves

Baker Tilly's impending name change opens up a range of possiblities, writes Calum Fuller

The Practitioner: R&D tax credit boon awaits clients

The Practitioner is gobsmacked at the opportunities for tax savings that R&D credits will bring for clients

Macro View: Soaring US dollar could unleash nasty global tremors

If upward pressures on the dollar escalate, its strength could become malignant and the blessing could become a curse

Audit magnifying glass

New audit threshold reform – a threat or an opportunity?

What should smaller firms be doing to prepare for the impending audit threshold reforms? Having a strategy to work smarter, differently, than in the past is a must, writes Simon Warren

Colin: Chocolate coin meltdown

Colin ponders the impact of chocolate coins being pulled 'out of circulation'

Colin: No-go for new Tesco logo

Colin attempts a unilateral rebrand for Tesco

Taking Stock: Haslers' marathon man avoids comfort break

Better out than in for long-distance runner

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budget-management

Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.

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iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.