For those seeking funds hidden by Capt Bob, the Maxwell Bureau de Change in the small bush town of Arusha, Tanzania – featured in TS this summer – may seem a good place to start. It’s hard to locate, just like the millions Maxwell ‘borrowed’. This year partners at PwC, which audited his empire, may have wished for a similar hiding place as they have borne the brunt of creditors’ fury. The firm took a £3.5m hit after a JDS ruling and paid out £68m to administrators of the big man’s estate. Capt Bob has taken his last dive, but PwC is still caught in the ripples and facing another £600m claim.
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Deloitte's north-west Europe foray; BDO, Smith & Williamson investment paths; Shelley Stock Hutter; and Wilkins Kennedy discussed by editor Kevin Reed on our Friday Afternoon Live broadcast
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Kevin Reed discusses whether new accountancy group Cogital can rival the Big Four...and its likely direction of travel