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January 2018 articles

An insurance giant with more than 100 years of history under its belt and a tech startup little more than a year old have become [...]

18 January
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Consultancy firm McKinsey, software group SAP and accountancy business KPMG have been accused of criminal conduct by South Africa's [...]

17 January
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New York-listed investment bank Houlihan Lokey has today acquired Quayle Munro, a UK advisory firm which has worked on some [...]

16 January
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Britain's top accounting regulator is mulling an investigation into the actions of Carillion's staff and auditors. [...]

15 January
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Late payments to UK businesses have soared over the past year, squeezing companies' cash flow, according to new research. [...]

15 January
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Bluechip law firm Hogan Lovells has hit back at Labour peer Lord Hain over allegations made about the firm's complicity in a [...]

14 January
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One of accountancy giant PwC's member firms has been banned from auditing in India for two years. [...]

11 January
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Shares in recruiters PageGroup jumped today after the company increased annual gross profits by 10 per cent. [...]

10 January
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Litigation finance firm Burford Capital, backed by investors including star fund manager Neil Woodford and Invesco, is considering [...]

10 January
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The UK arm of professional service firm Grant Thornton increased partner profits last year, as the company squared up to its [...]

8 January
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KPMG resigned from its role in the Grenfell Tower inquiry last night after it faced accusations of having conflicts of interest. [...]

8 January
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The families of three former traders convicted of manipulating the Libor benchmark have written to MPs in an attempt to clear [...]

7 January
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A 53-year-old accountant has failed in his quest to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. [...]

6 January
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Wealth manager Full Circle Asset Management has slipped into administration, after losing a court battle with a client who was [...]

4 January
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The Law Society, the representative body of solicitors in England and Wales, has avoided court by settling a judicial review [...]

4 January
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