Mid-tier firm BDO has helped to seal an international acquisition between a
fund manager and legal firm.
BDO said it advised on the deal between Intermediate Capital Group and CPA
CPA Global’s Chief Executive Officer, Peter Sewell, said it was an exciting
time for his firm.
“It represents the next stage in our evolution from an IP partnership
handling patent renewals into a global leader in IP and legal services
outsourcing,” he said.
“Our growth prospects in the years ahead are the strongest we’ve ever seen as
we continue to develop our IP services and software businesses with an expanded
range of products and services, while aggressively pursuing our diversification
into the wider legal services sector.”
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.