Grant Thornton

David Bennett

Grant Thornton administrators called to Fortmere hotel chain

David Bennett and Joe McLean appointed joint administrators for Midlands-based hotel chain

03 Jun 2011

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Externally yours: Is KPMG's integrated audit model attractive?

KPMG's integrated audit package may be a step too far in a climate of growing scepticism

01 Jun 2011

DfID

Who will win Kabul Bank audit?

DfID is spending £7m on a forensic audit of Kabul Bank, and no one knows whether the Big Four or an Afghan firm is the preferred choice

25 May 2011

UK-funded audit to clean up Kabul Bank

UK government paying £7m for audit of Kabul Bank, corruption fears have choked aid

25 May 2011

Assurance confronts its barriers

Can assurance services be expanded, can the difficulties be surmounted and is there any demand?

11 May 2011

Former E&Y director joins Grant Thornton

Ernst & Young's former executive director of tax Martin Lambert, takes a partner role at Grant Thornton

11 May 2011

Grant Thornton's business development manager 'an investment in growth'

New business development manager Ben Eason to help grow presence in Birmingham area

06 May 2011

Grant Thornton acquires consultancy LECG

Financial services consultancy snapped up by Grant Thornton

06 Apr 2011

Officers Club sold in pre-pack by GT administrators

Grant Thornton administrators Joe McLean and Les Ross arrange second pre-pack sale in three years for men's fashion retailer Officers Club.

29 Mar 2011

Management buys out Grant Thornton office

Local management buys Bury St Edmunds office of Grant Thornton

14 Mar 2011

Auditors see funny side of serious debate

04 Feb 2011

Auditors must treat shareholders as their client

Auditor mindset must change for the profession to move on, according to top investor

03 Feb 2011

Eden switches auditors to Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton to take over from Baker Tilly at agrochemical company Eden Research

19 Jan 2011

Holiday home developer wins VAT case against taxman

Lower Mill Estate wins appeal against HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) over VAT charges on construction services

12 Jan 2011

Grant Thornton set for 30 job losses

Restructuring at Grant Thornton could see 30 job losses at the large firm

06 Jan 2011

Can the next tier pick up Big Four audit baton?

Global reach, deep pockets and perception issues provide hurdles for the next tier to overcome if they want to compete with the Big Four in the audit marketplace

29 Nov 2010

Robson Rhodes faces iSOFT tribunal

RSM Robson Rhodes and partner Glyn Williams will face a tribunal over audit work undertaken at iSOFT

22 Nov 2010

Keen leaves Grant Thornton for E&Y

Samantha Keen joins E&Y's restructuring team

02 Nov 2010

New SME accounting will cost business £80m

ASB releases IFRS for SMEs for UK businesses

29 Oct 2010

Audit reform special report

In the wake of the financial crisis the pressure is on from many quarters to reform audit in the UK.

28 Oct 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: Things that go bump in the night

Colin takes an alternative look at why IPs might be kept awake by zombie nightmares

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Colin speculates on the effect HMRC's latest set of powers could have

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

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