Audit and accounting tech update: BDO, QuickBooks and more

Technology Audit and accounting tech update: BDO, QuickBooks and more

9m Sam Alberti

Audit and accounting tech update: BDO, QuickBooks ...

Accountancy Age’s monthly round-up of audit and accounting tech news, including new partnerships, acquisitions and product launches Read More...

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BDO sued for £250m: Partner admits to ‘serious dereliction of duty’

Accounting Firms BDO sued for £250m: Partner admits to ‘serious dereliction of duty’

2y Tom Lemmon

BDO sued for £250m: Partner admits to ‘serious der...

BDO partner mistakenly described the administration of One Blackfriars Limited as objective two, not objective three Read More...

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BDO sued for £250m: Selling agent accused of conflict of interest

Accounting Firms BDO sued for £250m: Selling agent accused of conflict of interest

2y Tom Lemmon

BDO sued for £250m: Selling agent accused of confl...

The claimants in the case against BDO over their administration of One Blackfriars Limited have accused BDO of inappropriately using real estate firm,...

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BDO partner admits she didn’t challenge ‘shockingly low’ valuation

Accounting Firms BDO partner admits she didn’t challenge ‘shockingly low’ valuation

2y Tom Lemmon

BDO partner admits she didn’t challenge ‘shockingl...

Witness in £250m insolvency negligence lawsuit said she didn’t challenge low valuation of One Blackfriars site Read More...

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BDO sued for £250m over ‘light-touch’ administration

Accounting Firms BDO sued for £250m over ‘light-touch’ administration

2y Tom Lemmon

BDO sued for £250m over ‘light-touch’ administrati...

A £250m insolvency negligence lawsuit, thought to be the largest of its kind, began this week against BDO in the UK’s High Court. The claimants in the...

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BDO furloughs 700 employees, firms cut pay

Big Four BDO furloughs 700 employees, firms cut pay

3y Shannon Moyer

BDO furloughs 700 employees, firms cut pay

Mid-tier firm furloughs staff two weeks after attending a virtual meeting with several competitors on government assistance Read More...

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Reports suggest Big Four, BDO and Grant Thornton discuss furlough behind closed doors

Big Four Reports suggest Big Four, BDO and Grant Thornton discuss furlough behind closed doors

3y Shannon Moyer

Reports suggest Big Four, BDO and Grant Thornton d...

Top six UK accounting firms met virtually in a meeting organised by the ICAEW to discuss the potential hit their reputations would take if they utilis...

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People Moves: BDO, Mazars, Deloitte Ventures and FCA

People Business People Moves: BDO, Mazars, Deloitte Ventures and FCA

3y Shannon Moyer

People Moves: BDO, Mazars, Deloitte Ventures and F...

Accountancy Age’s weekly round-up of industry people moves features changes within regulatory bodies, mid-sized accountancy firms and a Big Four subsi...

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People Moves: RSM, Mazars, BDO and MHA Monahan

Accounting Firms People Moves: RSM, Mazars, BDO and MHA Monahan

3y Shannon Moyer

People Moves: RSM, Mazars, BDO and MHA Monahan

Three major mid-sized firms have welcomed new partners into their offices, while an industry veteran retires from MHA Monahan. Read More...

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BDO's annual report shows overall growth thanks to mid-market focus

Business BDO's annual report shows overall growth thanks to mid-market focus

3y Shannon Moyer

BDO's annual report shows overall growth thanks to...

BDO's annual report shows growth across several sectors within the company, following its February 2019 merger with Moore Stephens. Read More...

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People Moves: AAT, BDO and Fieldfisher appoint high-level roles

People In Practice People Moves: AAT, BDO and Fieldfisher appoint high-level roles

3y Shannon Moyer

People Moves: AAT, BDO and Fieldfisher appoint hig...

This week, AAT has appointed its 39th president, BDO internally promoted a veteran staff member into a director role, and law firm Fieldfisher brought...

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Why BDO is ‘wheelie’ up for Wellbeing

People In Practice Why BDO is ‘wheelie’ up for Wellbeing

3y Chris Grove, Partner, BDO

Why BDO is ‘wheelie’ up for Wellbeing

BDO partner Chris Grove explains how the Chain Challenge is helping to smash the stigma around mental health. Read More...

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Grant Thornton and BDO appoint new partners

People In Practice Grant Thornton and BDO appoint new partners

3y Tom Lemmon

Grant Thornton and BDO appoint new partners

Grant Thornton and BDO have appointed new partners. Joanne Brown is promoted to partner and public services lead at Grant Thornton, while Ian Bowden a...

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BDO appoints two new advisory partners

Accounting Firms BDO appoints two new advisory partners

3y Chris Jewers

BDO appoints two new advisory partners

Rob McCann is a corporate finance partner in the firm’s Manchester office, joining from Lloyds Bank, and Nick Andrews joins BDO’s London Forensics tea...

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BDO expansion continues with the appointment of three new partners

Company News BDO expansion continues with the appointment of three new partners

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

BDO expansion continues with the appointment of th...

Now that the BDO and Moore Stephens LLP merger is complete, what’s next? Read More...

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How BDO is supporting #balanceforbetter this International Womens’ Day

Career How BDO is supporting #balanceforbetter this International Womens’ Day

4y Ruth Ireland, Partner at BDO

How BDO is supporting #balanceforbetter this Inter...

BDO partner Ruth Ireland talks about how BDO is supporting #balanceforbetter this International Women’s Day, and what the firm’s ‘Inspire’ network is ...

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“Fraud is complex and rarely about one issue,” says BDO

Governance “Fraud is complex and rarely about one issue,” says BDO

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

“Fraud is complex and rarely about one issue,” say...

The firm’s annual FraudTrack report reveals that, whilst the value of fraud cases has dropped, it is still a prevalent issue in the UK. Read More...

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BDO and Moore Stephens LLP merger complete

Mergers And Acquisitions BDO and Moore Stephens LLP merger complete

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

BDO and Moore Stephens LLP merger complete

The two firms will now operate under the BDO brand Read More...

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BDO makes new regional hire

People In Practice BDO makes new regional hire

4y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

BDO makes new regional hire

BDO continue their upwards journey as they appoint a new audit partner in their Nottingham office Read More...

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BDO and Moore Stephens exchange contracts on merger agreement

Mergers And Acquisitions BDO and Moore Stephens exchange contracts on merger agreement

4y Beth McLoughlin

BDO and Moore Stephens exchange contracts on merge...

The deal is sealed on the BDO - Moore Stephens merger, making BDO the third biggest audit firm Read More...

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BDO director takes on Christmas charity project

Career BDO director takes on Christmas charity project

4y Julia Poulter, Director, Charity and Social Housing Assurance, BDO

BDO director takes on Christmas charity project

Julia Poulter is a director in BDO's charity and social housing assurance team Read More...

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2019 will include 450 new trainees for BDO

Career 2019 will include 450 new trainees for BDO

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

2019 will include 450 new trainees for BDO

This will make 2019 the most successful year ever in terms of trainee intake Read More...

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BDO financial services team expansion

People In Business BDO financial services team expansion

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

BDO financial services team expansion

Ariel Grosberg is the third partner appointed to the division in the last 18 months Read More...

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BDO to merge with Moore Stephens

Company News BDO to merge with Moore Stephens

4y Beth McLoughlin

BDO to merge with Moore Stephens

The company will become the largest outside of the Big Four with new merger Read More...

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BDO: five-point plan for businesses post-Brexit

Brexit & Economy BDO: five-point plan for businesses post-Brexit

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

BDO: five-point plan for businesses post-Brexit

BDO believes in the formation of a ‘New Economy’ following on from Brexit, with economic engine companies at the heart of it Read More...

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BDO appoints new audit partner for charities

Business BDO appoints new audit partner for charities

4y Beth McLoughlin

BDO appoints new audit partner for charities

BDO has appointed Jill Halford as a new audit partner for its not-for-profit section. Jill Halford joins the firm from PwC and has almost 20 years’ ex...

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900 employees promoted at BDO

People In Practice 900 employees promoted at BDO

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

900 employees promoted at BDO

It has reportedly been an excellent few months for BDO, despite it being a “challenging year” for the accountancy profession Read More...

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BDO pre-Budget poll: what were the findings?

Budget BDO pre-Budget poll: what were the findings?

4y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

BDO pre-Budget poll: what were the findings?

BDO’s clients took part in a survey that focused on all the possible inclusions in the upcoming Autumn Budget, measuring what the public and businesse...

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