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Outlook Should the accountancy profession be running scared of its regulator?
(The Independent - Business, )

How important is it to have engineers and technologists at the helm of industrial companies, rather than professionals from less robust disciplines such as accountancy or marketing?
(Forbes - Education, )

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I left Jeremy poring over his notes for his first accountancy exam tomorrow.

It's possible to branch out from computing to jobs in banking, accountancy and so on.

PwC and the rest of the Big Four accountancy firms have advised them how to do so.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

The scandal at Tesco has triggered a warning from Britain’s accountancy watchdog.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

US finance chiefs beware: accountancy's answer to RoboCop will soon be watching you.
(CNN - World Business, )

The decline in Scotland's economy is on a par with Spain's, according to a global accountancy firm.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers asked 2,400 adults what they would value most at Christmas.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Peter Hemington from accountancy firm BDO says "business services are doing well in export sectors".
(BBC News - Business, )

UK firms intend to hire staff at the fastest rate for 16 years, research by the accountancy firm BDO suggests.
(BBC News - Business, )

The administrators of Hearts, accountancy firm BDO, issue a deadline of 12 July for formal offers for the club.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

According to global accountancy giant PWC, the wage gap between emerging and advanced economies is closing fast.
(BBC News - Business, )

A leading accountancy firm is to remove all academic and education details from its trainee application process.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

There were 255 warnings from listed firms last year, compared with 287 in 2012, according to accountancy firm EY.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Tax adviser Duncan Hodgetts (pictured), from Birmingham, West Midlands, worked for accountancy firm Ernst and Young.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Growth in the region is being driven by manufacturing and engineering, according to accountancy firm UHY Hacker Young.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The pension system in its current form fails to provide an incentive for people to save, accountancy firms PwC argues.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The accountancy regulator opens an investigation into professional services firm PwC's audit of collapsed retailer BHS.
(BBC News - Business, )

Figures from accountancy firm BDO showed High Street sales fell 2.2 per cent in December in an 'underwhelming' Christmas.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The UK is set to grow faster than any other Western economy, according to a report by accountancy industry body the ICAEW.
(BBC News - Business, )

Profits at KPMG in the UK jump 27% to £455m, boosting the bonus pot and partners' pay at the accountancy and advice firm.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers is to stop using A-levels grades as a way of selecting recruits for graduate jobs.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

Prem Sikka, Professor of Accountancy at Essex University, discusses how large companies could alter their tax arrangements.
(BBC News - Business, )

Organisations must come to terms with cybercrime according to a report by two of the world's leading accountancy operations.
(ZDNet UK, )

Andy Leeks has already sold more than 40,000 ebooks earning ‘a five figure sum’ while still doing an accountancy day job.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Devolving further tax powers to Scotland will be "more complex than many might anticipate", Scotland's accountancy body says.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Some families may lose as much as £50,000 over the next 16 years due to cuts in child benefit, says the accountancy firm PwC.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

Organisations must come to terms with cyber crime, according to a report by two of the world's leading accountancy operations.
(ZDNet UK, )

The chairman of accountancy giant KPMG has had an inflation-busting pay rise to £2.5million despite a fall in pre-tax profits.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Three more Tesco directors were suspended yesterday as part of the £250m accountancy scandal at the UK’s biggest supermarket.
(The Independent - Business, )

Four senior executives from the Belfast office of international accountancy firm KPMG have been arrested on tax evasion charges.
(CBC News in CBC News - World, )

Labour's Margaret Hodge says it is "inappropriate" for the party to accept support from accountancy giant PricewaterhouseCoopers.
(BBC News - Politics, )

A report by accountancy group UHY Hacker Young reveals that the total of distilleries jumped by a third last year, from 21 to 28.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Three more Tesco directors have been suspended as part of the £250 million accountancy scandal at the UK’s biggest supermarket.
(The Independent - Business, )

The latest progress report from accountancy giant EY reveals that unsecured creditors could end up with less than 1p in the pound.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Accountancy firm Wilkins Kennedy said the level of personal bankruptcies in some coastal towns was now double the national average.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

EXCLUSIVE: The move aims to improve social mobility in jobs dominated by privately educated graduates, such as law and accountancy.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Scotland achieved record-breaking levels of inward investment last year, according to a survey by accountancy firm Ernst and Young.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The veteran Conservative MP, Stephen Dorrell, is leaving the Commons after 35 years to become a consultant for accountancy firm KPMG.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Council tax in England will be increased by an average 0.6% this year, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy says.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

When Nicola Thorp, 27, turned up for her first day at a large accountancy firm, she was told to go out and buy herself a pair of heels.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Major UK-listed companies must allow accountancy firms to bid for their audit work every 10 years, the Competition Commission has ruled.
(BBC News - Business, )

The average UK household is set to hold close to £10,000 in unsecured debt by the end of 2016, according to a leading accountancy firm.
(The Independent - Business, )

Major UK-listed companies must allow accountancy firms to bid for their audit work every five years, the Competition Commission proposes.
(BBC News - Business, )

Being a startup, The Accountancy Partnership was not the most attractive option for good accountants, however, timing was in their favour.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

More than a dozen FTSE 100 companies will have to cut back on their links with leading accountancy firms to meet strict new European rules.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Accountancy firm Wilkins Kennedy found that as many as 77 travel agencies and tour operators went insolvent in the 12 months to March 2014.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A former senior partner at KPMG agrees to plead guilty to insider trading, in a scandal that has damaged the accountancy giant's reputation.
(BBC News - World News, )

Building societies are "well placed" to benefit from an economic recovery, and are showing "healthy" profits, says the accountancy firm KPMG.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The big four accountancy firms and investment bank NM Rothschild are in the running for a £130m deal to revamp the beleaguered Network Rail.
(The Independent - Business, )

More than half of the under 40s will be renting homes from private landlords in the UK in 10 years' time, accountancy firm PwC has predicted.
(BBC News - Business, )

Accountancy firm Deloitte is fined a record £14m by an industry tribunal over its advice to investors in collapsed British carmaker MG Rover.
(BBC News - Business, )

The big accountancy firm Grant Thornton is being sued by the Manchester building society for £49m for the negligent auditing of its accounts.
(BBC News - Business, )

Accountancy firm KPMG changes its graduate recruitment process to suit people born between 1980 and 2000 - the so-called millennial generation.
(BBC News - Business, )

Accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is accused of promoting tax avoidance "on an industrial scale", in a report by a committee of MPs.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Accountancy firm PwC said the total tax contribution from the so-called 100 Group of companies rose £500m to £77.6bn in the year to March 2013.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Labour has faced charges of hypocrisy after it accepted nearly £400,000 from an accountancy giant accused of promoting widespread tax avoidance.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Accountancy firm BDO’s monthly business confidence index found optimism moved higher to 94.3 in June from 93.6 its highest level since May 2012.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A report by aid agency Oxfam shows poor countries lose $US100 billion a year in tax because of accountancy tricks used by multinational companies.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Research by Oxford University and accountancy firm Deloitte says many of today's jobs are at high risk of being automated in the next two decades.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Tesco is being monitored by the UK's accountancy watchdog, following Monday's admission that it overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.
(BBC News - Business, )

A survey of business confidence by accountancy industry body the ICAEW records its highest reading yet - although weak exports give cause for concern.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

New powers allowing HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to raid bank accounts to collect tax debts would be "seriously draconian", an accountancy body says.
(BBC News - Business, )

Dennis Nally, who has just stepped down as head of accountancy network PricewaterhouseCoopers, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given.
(BBC News - Business, )

In a boost for Chancellor George Osborne, leading accountancy firm PwC said the UK economy is likely to grow by 2-3percent, outstripping Eurozone rivals.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The rising tide of red ink comes as accountancy watchdog the Financial Reporting Council announced a formal investigation into the bank’s auditor KPMG.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The chain was taken over by administrators at Deloitte and figures from the accountancy group show 7,000 customers were left £2.3 million out of pocket.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Figures released by accountancy firm BDO showed retail sales - excluding online trading – dropped by as much as 6.7 per cent in the week to December 22.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

For the six months to December the Australian solicitors firm made a loss of £492m, with troubled accountancy firm Quindell being written down by £420m.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The intervention from accountancy firm EY raises pressure on George Osborne, who has been criticised for hammering challenger banks and building societies.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A group of MPs has claimed HM Revenue and Customs is being out-manoeuvred by the big accountancy firms, who advise people on ways to reduce their tax bills.
(BBC News - Business, )

Accountancy trainee Emma Way's (pictured) first thought after knocking a cyclist off his bike and through a hedge was to boast about the incident on Twitter.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Sources said Aspinal, which sells some handbags for more than £1,000, has brought in advisers from accountancy giant PricewaterhouseCoopers to sell a stake.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The accountancy giant said that by scrapping its emphasis on A-level exams it would attract more people from a bigger range of social classes and backgrounds.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A survey of UK businesses by accountancy giant Ernst & Young shows 74 per cent want to see the Chancellor bring in changes to income tax in the Budget tomorrow.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Three administrators from Deloitte have been referred to the accountancy regulator by the Insolvency Service over their part in the collapse retail chain Comet.
(The Independent - Business, )

Accountancy firm KPMG is likely to be accused of caving in to pressure from former executives to down play losses on bad loans as the lender teetered on the brink.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Britain paying annual debt interest bill close to size of Government's education budget, while more discipline needed to reduce the deficit, accountancy body warns.
(Szu Ping Chan in The Telegraph - Finance, )

From her first day studying accountancy and finance at the University of Greenwich, Siobhan Shum was aware that she needed to acquire what are known as soft skills.
(The Independent - Education, )

Accountancy graduate Tasha Hutchinson, 24, was on a six-month dream trip around Thailand when the moped she was one was hit by a taxi driver who fell asleep at the wheel.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Starting salaries for professional managers in the accountancy and finance sectors look set to rise by up to 5.8 per cent next year on competition for hard-to-find talent.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The Big Four accountancy giant had audited the supermarket’s accounts for 32 years but was ditched in May after Tesco brought forward a competition to find a new auditor.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The Public Accounts Committee said that 'much' of the profit made every year by the 'Big Four' accountancy firms comes from 'minimizing the tax paid' by their wealthy clients.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The accountancy giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is promoting tax avoidance by multinational firms “on an industrial scale,” MPs said in a damning report published today.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Bill Dodwell, head of tax policy at Deloitte, has said "we help companies pay the tax that is due" after a report from the Public Affairs Committee criticised accountancy firms.
(BBC News - Business, )

A report by accountancy firm Ernst & Young argues the time is ripe to repatriate manufacturing to regions which were hit hard by firms 'offshoring' jobs to developing countries.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Barclays last night confirmed it uses Deloitte to help process PPI complaints as the accountancy giant faces allegations it trained staff to stonewall customers and ignore fraud.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Four of the eight directors suspended by Tesco are leaving the group in the biggest shake-up by new chief executive Dave Lewis since the uncovering of a £263m accountancy scandal.
(The Independent - Business, )

The number of UK libraries fell by 2.6% in the last year as they suffered a £50m cut in government funding, according to the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Britain’s aviation regulator has rejected a proposal to overhaul its board structure in order to improve corporate governance, as recommended by the Big Four accountancy Deloitte.
(The Independent - Business, )

Researchers found that leading law, financial services and accountancy firms in the City of London are ‘systematically excluding’ candidates if they are not middle or upper-class.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The accountancy giant has admitted that 'times have changed' after the Government announced plans to fine accountants who help clients avoid tax up to 100 per cent of the amount avoided.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Last year 67 care home businesses went bust compared to 28 cases in 2008. Stephen Grant from accountancy firm Wilkins Kennedy said some people go into the business "to make an easy buck".
(BBC News - Health, )

Computer passwords are 'broken' and should be replaced with a 'more sophisticated approach', according to accountancy giant KPMG. The average person remembers 19 different online log-ins.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Simon Dolan made his fortune by selling the business he founded in 1992 – SJD Accountancy – for a nine-figure sum in 2014. He now owns his own airline and created his own racing team.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Accountancy firm KPMG is under attack over its audits of a string of bad banks, not to mention allegedly rogue partners and a failure to spot anything awry at scandal-ridden organisations.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A “citizens’ jury” convened by one of the world’s big four accountancy firms has called for the abolition of inheritance tax but new higher council tax bands on high-value properties.
(The Independent - Business, )

Restrictions on the amount savers can pay into a pension and still benefit from tax relief has prompted a third of firms to overhaul their schemes, according to a survey by accountancy giant PwC.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Today’s report from accountancy firm BDO said high street retailers saw a 1.9 per cent year-on-year drop in overall sales in May, a month after they suffered the biggest drop since the recession.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Research has shown that average fees have risen four-fold in a little over 20 years, leaving private education increasingly unaffordable for parents in well-paid careers such as law and accountancy.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Deloitte’s record £14m fine from the UK’s accountancy watchdog over conflicts of interest in its handling of the doomed MG Rover is set to be slashed after a partial victory in its appeal against the charges.
(The Independent - Business, )

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