The Big Four firm success was based on the number of deals it advised on as well as the number of partners and staff dedicated to private equity, as part of its corporate finance offering.
Deloitte advised on 74 MBOs in Europe with a combined value of &eur;10bn (£6.65bn). The firm’s overall private equity work climbed by 20% from 2002.
David Carson, partner with Deloitte, said: ‘We are extremely pleased with Deloitte’s performance in winning this prestigious European award. Our success is the result of our dedicated team who specialise in helping investors achieving the best value from a transaction.’
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
Baldwins Accountancy Group has continued investment in the north-east and appointed David Fish as a director in its corporate finance team
UK M&A activity bounced back strongly in July and August, according to analysis by the deals practice at PwC.
Smith & Williamson has added Jim Clark and Philip Marsden, of Marsden Clark Corporate Finance Limited, to its corporate finance team.