Vivendi ran up debts to fuel acquisitions under Messier’s reign, before shareholders booted him in July 2002.
The investigation follows allegation of possible insider trading in Vivendi shares, according to the BBC.
Judges have been looking at sales of Vivendi stock in December 2001, shortly before a sharp fall in the company’ share price.
Mark McMullen joins the private client services team from Smith & Williamson
Merger between Clear & Lane Chartered Accountants and Magma Chartered Accountants was finalised on 3 February
BDO has taken its new partner intake to 23 during the first half of its financial year, including the appointment of five partners in five weeks
The firm reports 7.6% global fee income growth for the year ending 31 December 2016