Big, bobbing Bob Maxwell’s legacy lives on. In an effort to evaluate the scale of corporate cock ups, the national press last week put the collapse of Independent Insurance, founded by Michael Bright 15 years ago, up there with the mess uncovered at the empire of the deceased media tycoon.
Asked if he had ever come across a case this bad, PricewaterhouseCooper partner Mark Batten, said: ‘Maxwell,’ leading one of Fleet Street’s finest to coin the term ‘Maxwellian.’
TS wonders if this could lead to a proliferation of new financial terms such as I’ve got a BCCI in my accounts.
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
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
Accountants should alter their perspective on auto-enrolment to maximise business opportunities, according to Eric Clapton.