Taxation software developer Ibis Business Information Systems has been acquired by Dublin-based accounts production specialist Apex Software in a deal worth #2.5m. The companies have had a distribution agreement for the past 11 months under which Ibis sold the Apex for Windows package in the UK. Apex chairman Bernard Donnelly said the acquisition would lead to better integration of the two applications.
Cowgill Holloway and Warings Business Advisors have merged, with a range of growth plans in the North West put in place
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season