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M&A deals totalled $2.6tn in 2017 and are predicted to reach a record high of $3.2tn this year. What are the risks and benefits of mergers and de-mergers?

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Author: AJ Chambers Recruitment
Posted: April 19, 2018, 7:00 am

Our salary survey revealed that UK accountants are earning desirable salaries, but it also highlighted the problem areas which the industry need to address to make it more equal

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Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: April 18, 2018, 10:08 am

The average UK accountant earns a salary of £62,042, but this varies hugely depending on factors such as gender, location, level, company size, and sector

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Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: April 18, 2018, 10:03 am

Abraaj's troubles began when four investors, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, alleged that money intended for medical projects had been misused

The post Deloitte to review Abraaj finances after investors question KPMG review appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Alia Shoaib
Posted: April 17, 2018, 4:08 pm

Two promotions to partner have been made in the tax and corporate finance teams, and the firm has posted a sixth consecutive year of fee income growth

The post Mazars announces two partner appointments, increased fee income growth appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Emma Smith
Posted: April 17, 2018, 2:55 pm

The firm has launched a review into all audit work completed in the past 18 months and will conduct background checks of staff every two years, following a series of scandals

The post KPMG South Africa to review past audit work amid fresh scandal appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Alia Shoaib
Posted: April 16, 2018, 3:00 pm

After you have qualified as an accountant, facing an uncertain future can be daunting, but there are solid steps you can take to help you choose the right career path

The post 6 things newly qualified accountants should do to prepare for their future career appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: April 15, 2018, 3:45 pm

The 2018 Awards will take place on 26 September at Grosvenor House. The event will welcome over 1000 guests from across the UK

The post British Accountancy Awards 2018 – entries open! appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Emma Smith
Posted: April 13, 2018, 1:57 pm

The ability for accountancy firms to hire non-EEA workers who require Tier 2 work visas has been severely restricted over the past four months. Could this become the new norm, and how would it impact accountancy firms?

The post Is the accountancy sector facing an international talent crisis? appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lewis Silkin
Posted: April 12, 2018, 4:11 pm

Now that cybersecurity is such an important consideration for businesses, Grant Thornton's involvement in the Digital Cyber Academy is another step towards equipping future workforces with the skills they need

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Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: April 12, 2018, 4:04 pm