Thursday, October 14, 2010

Yes, There Is A (KPMG Tax) iPad App For That!

by Lisa Chapman,

So say, you are on a train somewhere or flying to a client, and have just about gone through all your iPad apps, including Angry Birds, Flipside and NBA Courtside. And you are dying for the latest in tax information and ruling.....

Satyam Publishes Financials, India Seeks Auditor Liability – Impacts on Big Four

by Susan Black,

We have blogged extensively about the fraud at Satyam Computers, when it was exposed by a letter from its erstwhile Chairman Ramalinga Raju on January 7, 2009, and shocked investors all over the world....

Dubai World Chief Restructuring Officer Aidan Birkett, ex Deloitte, To Step Down

by John Fowler,

We have blogged earlier about how Aidan Birkett, who was a key managing director in Deloitte UK’s restructuring practice went first to help Dubai World when it surprised global markets on the eve of Thanksgiving 2009....

Friday, October 01, 2010

KPMG, Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte Are Global Most Attractive Employers

Susan Black,

(blog) We have blogged earlier about Universum’s World Most Attractive Employer Survey and this year Universum says it best themselves, “Big 4 challenge Google’s position as the world’s most attractive employer 2010.”...

Accenture Q4 Beats Street on Revenue and EPS, Confident Outlook, Shares Zoom

John Fowler,

(blog) Accenture (NYSE: ACN)’s Q4-2010 and FY 2010 financial results ending August 31, 2010 blew past Wall Street expectations. To add to this, Accenture projected double digit growth in 2011 revenue and 1% higher-than-previous-guidance growth in 2011 EPS. Investors loved it, moving the stock up 3.6% after hours....