Revenues up at Grant Thornton

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ACCOUNTANCY group Grant Thornton yesterday posted a 10.4 per cent rise in global revenues, fuelled by international expansion and growth at home.

The fifth-biggest accountancy firm said revenues in the year to the end of September totalled $4.2bn. It said its UK practice grew 13 per cent, while Asia Pacific revenues ballooned 33 per cent to $579m via new tie-ups in China and Australia.

Its global workforce grew 14 per cent to more than 35,000.