Atos split early to get a headstart

Accounting Firms Atos split early to get a headstart

17y James Bennett

Atos split early to get a headstart

Atos Consulting separated from KPMG ahead of schedule to give it a headstart in consulting. Read More...

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Loophole lets fraudsters steal IDs

Accounting Software Loophole lets fraudsters steal IDs

17y James Mortleman

Loophole lets fraudsters steal IDs

Fraud specialist warns registration system at Companies House is open to abuse. Read More...

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Bradstock future in the balance.

Business Recovery Bradstock future in the balance.

17y Brian Moher

Bradstock future in the balance.

A vital lifeline for companies struggling to avoid insolvency could be under threat from the introduction of the government's pension protection fund....

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US swoops on cyber-fraudsters

Accounting Software US swoops on cyber-fraudsters

17y Robert Jaques, Writer

US swoops on cyber-fraudsters

The US Department of Justice yesterday reported that more than 150 individuals have been arrested as a result of a nationwide campaign directed at maj...

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NAO guide offers help on catching fraudsters

Company News NAO guide offers help on catching fraudsters

18y Paul Grant, Writer

NAO guide offers help on catching fraudsters

The National Audit Office and the Treasury have jointly launched a guide aimed at helping government bodies crack down on external fraudsters. Read Mo...

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Milk fraudster jailed

Accounting Firms Milk fraudster jailed

18y Brian Moher

Milk fraudster jailed

Leading fraud specialists have warned that senior public finance figures must implement tighter financial controls, after a corrupt official stole hun...

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Enron whistleblower says fraudsters must go

Company News Enron whistleblower says fraudsters must go

18y Damian Wild, Reporter

Enron whistleblower says fraudsters must go

Sherron Watkins, the accountant who blew the whistle on the colossal fraud at US energy giant Enron, has urged companies to do more to remove individu...

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Jim Gee: Keeping fraudsters at bay at the NHS

Company News Jim Gee: Keeping fraudsters at bay at the NHS

18y David Rae, Reporter

Jim Gee: Keeping fraudsters at bay at the NHS

He may be a soft-spoken man, but Jim Gee is responsible for stopping fraudsters bleed NHS finances dry. Since taking up the post as head of the health...

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'Greedy' fraudsters jailed in loan scam

Accounting Firms 'Greedy' fraudsters jailed in loan scam

19y Larry Schlesinger, Writer

'Greedy' fraudsters jailed in loan scam

A Southwark Crown Court has sentenced three men who operated a phantom loan business to jail terms ranging from two years to six years, following an i...

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Jail time for tax credit fraudster

Personal Tax Jail time for tax credit fraudster

19y AccountancyAge.com

Jail time for tax credit fraudster

Aurangzeb Shah, 32, of Princess Street, Great Harwood has been jailed for nine months after pleading guilty to 14 separate charges of false accounting...

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Blowing away the fraudsters

Company News Blowing away the fraudsters

19y Will Kenyon

Blowing away the fraudsters

All too often companies uncover fraud by chance rather than through conventional risk management. Over 42% of larger European companies have suffered ...

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Alpha Landsteinar launches mobile client

Accounting Software Alpha Landsteinar launches mobile client

19y Paul Grant, Writer

Alpha Landsteinar launches mobile client

Financial systems developer Alpha Landsteiner has chosen this year's Softworld Accounting and Finance exhibition in London to launch its new mobile cl...

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How to foil the online fraudsters

Accounting Software How to foil the online fraudsters

19y Madeline Bennett

How to foil the online fraudsters

Peter Dorrington, an expert in fraud detection and prevention measures at software developer SAS Institute, explains how online retailers should prote...

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Customs takes on cigarette fraudsters

Administration Customs takes on cigarette fraudsters

19y our parliamentary staff

Customs takes on cigarette fraudsters

Customs is stepping up enforcement action against organised gangs that evade paying VAT on tobacco and alcohol with 340 staff assigned to the investig...

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Casinos may attract new wave of fraudsters

Company News Casinos may attract new wave of fraudsters

20y Michelle Perry, Writer

Casinos may attract new wave of fraudsters

Casinos may be the next big magnet for fraudsters, unless the government puts more stringent controls in place, warns KPMG. Read More...

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Headstart: Careers - Think of a number ...

People Business Headstart: Careers - Think of a number ...

20y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Headstart: Careers - Think of a number ...

If you're haven't reached the dizzy heights of being a company director, think of your pay rises over the last seven years - then triple them. Read Mo...

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Headstart: Careers - In search of the Golden Goose.

People Business Headstart: Careers - In search of the Golden Goose.

20y James Andrews

Headstart: Careers - In search of the Golden Goose...

I've been on my first shortlist! The initial interview was with a headhunter. Read More...

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Headstart: Management - Where next on company reporting?

Company News Headstart: Management - Where next on company reporting?

20y Peter Holgate

Headstart: Management - Where next on company repo...

UK financial reporting faces a dilemma over the reporting of intangibles. The more we move towards a service and technology-based economy, the higher ...

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Headstart: Management - Lights, camera, action.

People Business Headstart: Management - Lights, camera, action.

20y Philip Smith.

Headstart: Management - Lights, camera, action.

As a crop of blockbusters head for our cinemas, Philip Smith checks the web for Harry, Frodo and friends Read More...

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Headstart: Management - A Week In The Life.

People Business Headstart: Management - A Week In The Life.

20y Neil Quarendon

Headstart: Management - A Week In The Life.

Neil Quarendon is director of finance and operations at Alexander Lloyd, one of the South East’s leading independent accountancy and insurance r...

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Headstart: E-business - But what does it all mean?

Technology Headstart: E-business - But what does it all mean?

20y Philip Smith.

Headstart: E-business - But what does it all mean?

ERP, CRM, SEM. Sounds very hi-tech, but if you're baffled over their meaning, come and surf with Philip Smith Read More...

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Headstart: Management - Where are the 'people' people?

People Business Headstart: Management - Where are the 'people' people?

20y Neil Chisman

Headstart: Management - Where are the 'people' peo...

‘I pay tribute to all our employees without whose dedication and loyalty … blah, blah.’ Just another dose of typical boilerplate fro...

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Headstart: Management - Surfing with the sharks.

Technology Headstart: Management - Surfing with the sharks.

20y rumo, Writer

Headstart: Management - Surfing with the sharks.

The recently floated consolidators are in the money, but which ones have invested wisely in a good website? Read More...

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Headstart: Management - A Week in the Life ...

Corporate Tax Headstart: Management - A Week in the Life ...

20y rumo, Writer

Headstart: Management - A Week in the Life ...

Loughlin Hickey is KPMG’s new head of tax in the UK, having been a tax partner at the firm since 1989. Previously partner in charge of marketing...

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Headstart: Careers - The right skills for the shortage.

People Business Headstart: Careers - The right skills for the shortage.

20y John Seear

Headstart: Careers - The right skills for the shor...

Not so long ago it was ‘not enough good calibre people for corporate finance’. Now, staff at all levels are being made redundant. This is ...

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Headstart: Careers - Christmas is coming.

People Business Headstart: Careers - Christmas is coming.

20y Michelle Perry, Writer

Headstart: Careers - Christmas is coming.

If you are planning an office party this year log on to ensure a good time is had by all Read More...

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Headstart: Careers - A week in the life ...

People Business Headstart: Careers - A week in the life ...

20y rumo, Writer

Headstart: Careers - A week in the life ...

Angus Farr is the national training and HR manager at HLB Kidsons. He joined the firm as a trainee in 1994, qualifying as a chartered accountant in 19...

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Headstart: Management - Managing bonuses in a downturn.

People Business Headstart: Management - Managing bonuses in a downturn.

20y Mark Edelsten

Headstart: Management - Managing bonuses in a down...

We are facing low inflation, low interest rates, low unemployment and a nervous stock market. Investment decisions and discretionary spend are under r...

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