Both firms made it into the second of five bands of Business in the community member companies, which measures how effective a company’s strategy on corporate responsibility has been.
However it was not all good news for the industry with rival firm Deloitte & Touche only making it into the fourth quintile.
‘Every company that participated in the index should be proud,’ said Patrick Mallon, director of corporate responsibility and benchmarking at Business in the Community. ‘Even those at the lower end of the index should feel proud for being brave enough to participate.’
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements
Charles Tilley's departure from CIMA leaves the accounting world quieter, but his institute with an exciting foundation