Four fire engines screamed into the institute’s Moorgate Place headquarters to deal with the incident last week.
Allied Zurich’s move to quit London in favour of Switzerland followed mounting protests from the profession over Gordon Brown’s move to end the use of offshore shell companies through which UK-headquartered companies received dividends from overseas. PricewaterhouseCooper’s Peter Wyman led the profession’s protests, which led to an unusually bitter attack on the firm from chancellor Gordon Brown.
A new feature on AccountancyAge.com looks at changing attitudes among accountancy firms to office wear in the wake of the move by Deloitte & Touche to relax its dress code.
Andrew Tyrie airs views on the Finance Bill, 'Making Tax Policy Better' report, and Brexit
In our latest managing partner Q&A looking towards 2017, CVR Global's Richard Toone talks about recruitment, and the potential threat of competition from the legal sector, as key issues for the firm in the coming year
Deloitte to avoid tendering for government contracts over the next six months, to appease Theresa May following consultant's report that painted a less-than-flattering picture of Brexit plans
In our first Q&A looking towards 2017, Menzies senior partner Julie Adams flags up increasing digitisation, aligned with more hands-on consultative services, as the key mix for her practice