Bury based Thompson Jones & Co and Gortons in Radcliffe have announced plans to merge as of 1st October 2000. The new partnership, Thompson Gorton Jones, will have five partners and about 60 employees. Two financial services business associated with the firms will merge early 2001, while the insurance broking business Thompson Jones Cloughley will continue to operate as part of the new group.
Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
Deloitte's north-west Europe foray; BDO, Smith & Williamson investment paths; Shelley Stock Hutter; and Wilkins Kennedy discussed by editor Kevin Reed on our Friday Afternoon Live broadcast
Accountants should alter their perspective on auto-enrolment to maximise business opportunities, according to Eric Clapton.
Kevin Reed discusses whether new accountancy group Cogital can rival the Big Four...and its likely direction of travel