KPMG faces disciplinary formal complaints over audit concerns

The Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) Executive Counsel has delivered disciplinary formal complaints under the Accountancy Scheme and the Actuarial Scheme in connection with the conduct of KPMG LLP, Mr ... Read More

European recognition of FMA oversight of auditors

The European Commission has announced its recognition of the New Zealand audit oversight regime as equivalent to EU standards, permitting NZ-regulated auditors to operate in the European Union. With ... Read More
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Deloitte expands business at record levels but warns of Brexit “challenges”

Audit wins underpinned the fastest revenue growth for 10 years at big-four accountants Deloitte. Group revenue increased by 11.2 per cent for the year to May 2016 to £3.1bn ... Read More

EY looks to face a renewed investigation by Irish regulator

EY looks set to face a renewed investigation by the Irish accountancy regulator into its role as the former auditor of Anglo Irish Bank (AIB), following the conclusion of ... Read More

Mazars to acquire financial modelling consultancy and training provider

Realises the ambition to be the world leader in financial modelling, model audit and related training services for the infrastructure finance sector. Creates an integrated team of over 120 ... Read More

France seeks €356m in unpaid tax from

French authorities are seeking €356m (£276m) in unpaid taxes from, according to documents filed by parent company Priceline. Documents filed with US regulator said French authorities recently completed ... Read More

KPMG audit quality criticised in FRC review

The quality of audit work undertaken by the top six firms has improved with only KPMG found to have audits in need of significant improvement, the FRC said Thursday. ... Read More

New managing partner for UHY Hacker Young

LAURENCE SACKER has been named as the new heir apparent at UHY Hacker Young, Accountancy Age can reveal. Currently corporate finance partner at the firm, Sacker will formally take over from Ladislav Hornan’s successful ... Read More

Round tables held by ACCA and Grant Thornton: Audit needs to respond more quickly to change

Round tables point to concerns over Audit in developed countries A series of round tables held by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and Grant Thornton in seven countries across ... Read More
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Deloitte forecasts double digit growth

Deloitte’s new chief executive Cindy Hook is forecasting double digit revenue growth for the 12 months to May 31, as she repositions the professional services giant to be more globally oriented to capture emerging markets, and meet ... Read More
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