For the year ending September 1997, Coopers & Lybrand’s revenues worldwide rose by 10.7 per cent to $7.5bn, despite fluctuations in currency exchange rates. The group estimates that worldwide income would have grown by 14.7 per cent to $7.8bn if exchange rates had remained constant. All business lines saw fee income increase by 22 per cent. Europe saw growth of 6.1 per cent; in Asia growth was 7.2 per cent, while in America growth was 18.2 per cent.
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia
Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 300 UK businesses