Grant Thornton ups Budget stakes
TS has been slated for our coverage of the firms’ Budget mentions. Grant Thornton has complained that the firm should have been recorded as ‘first equal’ with KPMG in the Budget mentions the day after the big event, rather than second with 24 mentions to KPMG’s 28. Interestingly, the firm confirmed most of the rest of our numbers, which surprised us slightly as our methodology wasn’t exactly, ‘erm, watertight. GT went on to say that it thinks it pasted its rivals on the weekend coverage.