The City minister Ed Balls is to launch
a defence of London’s Alternative Investment Market today following criticism of
AIM’s light-touch regulatory regime by US regulators.
Earlier this month Securities
and Exchange Commission member, Roel
Campos, attacked the market, calling it a ‘casino’ and saying that it used
lower standards of regulation to promote itself, The Times reported.
UK senior partner Phil Verity has been elected for a second term at Mazars
An audit partner has been appointed at Grant Thornton in its North West offices
KPMG has been appointed with “immediate” effect as the auditor of Dorcaster
The audit for Ibstock will be taken over by Deloitte following a competitive tender process