Shrinking audit and KPMG SME offering means practice revolution

Accounting Firms Shrinking audit and KPMG SME offering means practice revolution

7y Gavin Hinks, Writer

Shrinking audit and KPMG SME offering means practi...

Audit is shrinking, and big firms are tying up with IT giants to provide analytical services. Smaller firms must step up and revolutionise their clien...

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The Practitioner: Auto-enrolment is a right pain in the pension

Accounting Firms The Practitioner: Auto-enrolment is a right pain in the pension

7y The Practitioner

The Practitioner: Auto-enrolment is a right pain i...

Struggling to bill clients...outsourcer woes...auto enrolment is proving resource-intensive with little to show for it, The Practitioner bemoans Read ...

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Smaller practices flag up advisory as growth area

Accounting Firms Smaller practices flag up advisory as growth area

7y Kevin Reed, Writer

Smaller practices flag up advisory as growth area

Business advisory and tax services flagged up as top areas for growth among smaller practices, according to IFAC's survey Read More...

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EY aims to treble strategy consulting practice by 2020

Accounting Firms EY aims to treble strategy consulting practice by 2020

7y Richard Crump, Writer

EY aims to treble strategy consulting practice by ...

EY plans to grow strategy consulting practice to over 2,500 professionals by 2020, and appoints a new global leader for the business Read More...

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Consulting division boosts Deloitte’s annual revenues

Accounting Firms Consulting division boosts Deloitte’s annual revenues

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Consulting division boosts Deloitte’s annual reven...

Deloitte reports fifth consecutive year of international growth as revenues hit $34.2bn Read More...

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KATO Consulting and Foulger Underwood announce merger

Consulting KATO Consulting and Foulger Underwood announce merger

8y Calum Fuller, Reporter

KATO Consulting and Foulger Underwood announce mer...

Pracitce marriage brokers get married, and become FOULGER UNDERWOODKATO Read More...

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PwC fined $25m over consulting work for Japanese bank

Accounting Firms PwC fined $25m over consulting work for Japanese bank

8y Richard Crump, Writer

PwC fined $25m over consulting work for Japanese b...

PwC’s US arm fined and banned from some consulting work over misconduct during work at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Read More...

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BDO boosts consulting team with MorganFranklin UK acquisition

Consulting BDO boosts consulting team with MorganFranklin UK acquisition

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

BDO boosts consulting team with MorganFranklin UK ...

BDO's financial management and technology consulting division boosted by eight-strong team joining Read More...

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The Practitioner: Government-subsidised tax advice please?

Consulting The Practitioner: Government-subsidised tax advice please?

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

The Practitioner: Government-subsidised tax advice...

With the government looking to help fund the provision of free advice to pensioners, the Practitioner thinks there are advantages, for all, to extend ...

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EY beefs up strategy consulting with Parthenon deal

Accounting Firms EY beefs up strategy consulting with Parthenon deal

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

EY beefs up strategy consulting with Parthenon dea...

EY merges Parthenon into its business, as the Big Four continue their decade-long expansion back into consulting Read More...

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Best Practice: Chantrey Vellacott DFK's Mike Tovey

Accounting Firms Best Practice: Chantrey Vellacott DFK's Mike Tovey

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Best Practice: Chantrey Vellacott DFK's Mike Tovey

Chantrey Vellacott's managing partner tells the warts-and-all story of the Top 30 firm's evolution Read More...

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Buzzacott co-founds LLP advisory alliance

Consulting Buzzacott co-founds LLP advisory alliance

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Buzzacott co-founds LLP advisory alliance

Buzzacott helps to form the Professional Practices Alliance, which will provide support to firms in LLP structures Read More...

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'AIM revival' see James Cowper scoop two IPOs

Accounting Firms 'AIM revival' see James Cowper scoop two IPOs

8y Naomi Rainey, Writer

'AIM revival' see James Cowper scoop two IPOs

Firm advises Bioventix and EW Group through successful listings on AIM index Read More...

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Interview: Graeme Smith, Zolfo Cooper advisory services lead partner

Consulting Interview: Graeme Smith, Zolfo Cooper advisory services lead partner

8y Beth Abel, Reporter

Interview: Graeme Smith, Zolfo Cooper advisory ser...

Graeme Smith talks Accountancy Age through Zolfo Cooper's plans to provide clients with a broader range of services Read More...

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Zolfo Cooper expands into non-restructuring services

Consulting Zolfo Cooper expands into non-restructuring services

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Zolfo Cooper expands into non-restructuring servic...

Graeme Smith to head up advisory services at Zolfo Cooper, to 'meet client demand' Read More...

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Digital drives consulting industry to previous heights

Consulting Digital drives consulting industry to previous heights

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Digital drives consulting industry to previous hei...

Huge recruitment push as digital services creates consulting momentum Read More...

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KPMG acquires IT consultancy Safira

Accounting Firms KPMG acquires IT consultancy Safira

8y Richard Crump, Writer

KPMG acquires IT consultancy Safira

Acquisition positions KPMG as leading provider of business process management solutions Read More...

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Auto-enrolment: The advice is right?

Consulting Auto-enrolment: The advice is right?

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Auto-enrolment: The advice is right?

The Pensions Regulator calls on advisers to keep up to speed with the requirements of auto-enrolment, or risk 'unhappy clients' Read More...

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Probate: How to manage death and taxes

Accounting Firms Probate: How to manage death and taxes

8y Mick Jones

Probate: How to manage death and taxes

Mick Jones takes a sideways, but informative, view on the issues accountants face in offering probate services Read More...

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Lack of planning hitting SME profits

Consulting Lack of planning hitting SME profits

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Lack of planning hitting SME profits

Exact's survey finds SMEs are much more likely to turn a profit if they make a business plan Read More...

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PwC completes acquisition of Booz & Co

Accounting Firms PwC completes acquisition of Booz & Co

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

PwC completes acquisition of Booz & Co

PwC receives approval to acquire international consulting company Booz & Co which will rebrand to Strategy & Read More...

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Does growth mean consulting rethink?

Consulting Does growth mean consulting rethink?

8y Alan Leaman

Does growth mean consulting rethink?

Growth, and downturns, give CFOs spending headaches - particularly on consulting. Alan Leaman, CEO of the Management Consultancies Association (MCA), ...

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Big Four and financial services dominate UK consulting

Consulting Big Four and financial services dominate UK consulting

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Big Four and financial services dominate UK consul...

The UK consulting market is set for robust growth in 2014, with the Big Four scooping up market share Read More...

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Consultancy nudges Baker Tilly International into growth

Accounting Firms Consultancy nudges Baker Tilly International into growth

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

Consultancy nudges Baker Tilly International into ...

International network sees modest growth, as advisory services perform strongly Read More...

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PwC's Booz acquisition given green light

Accounting Firms PwC's Booz acquisition given green light

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

PwC's Booz acquisition given green light

US-based consultancy giant Booz & Company votes to join PwC international network Read More...

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SMEs 'optimistic but cautious' on growth prospects

Company News SMEs 'optimistic but cautious' on growth prospects

8y Kevin Reed, Writer

SMEs 'optimistic but cautious' on growth prospects

SMEs line up growth in 2014, but unsure about taking aggressive action to drive forward, finds Baker Tilly survey Read More...

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Advertisement feature: Automatic enrolment - a new business opportunity for accountants

Business Regulation Advertisement feature: Automatic enrolment - a new business opportunity for accountants

8y NEST | Sponsored

Advertisement feature: Automatic enrolment - a new...

The introduction of automatic enrolment has revolutionised the way workers in the UK will save for retirement. But it's also opened up new opportuniti...

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