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The crackdown on offshore tax evasion intensified today as HMRC published two consultation documents dealing with (1) A new criminal offence and (2) Strengthening civil deterrents, according to KPMG in the UK.
Blair Nimmo and Tony Friar of KPMG LLP, were appointed as Joint Administrators of Ferguson Shipbuilders Limited, Newark Joiners Limited and Ferguson-Ailsa Limited (“the Group”)
KPMG is delighted to announce the appointment of Yael Selfin as a Director in the firm’s Economics and Disputes practice
Stephen Barter, a director at KPMG, reacts to the publication, this morning, of the latest UK employment figures, which have seen unemployment levels fall by 132,000 to 2.08 million
Yael Selfin, Economics Director at KPMG comments on today’s Bank of England’s Inflation Report August 2014.
Guy Stallard, Head of Facilities at KPMG, reacts the publication, today, of a report by the Equality & Human Rights Commission, which focuses on the low pay and poor working conditions facing the UK’s commercial cleaning workforce
UK retail sales were down 0.3% on a like-for-like basis from July 2013, when they had increased 2.2% on the preceding year.
Online sales of Non-Food products in the UK grew 14.9% in July versus a year earlier.
Analysis of the UK Government’s Construction Pipeline highlights that transport projects dominate construction spend at £66.2bn, accounting for over half of the total pipeline value, according to analysis published today by KPMG
Recruitment consultancies placed greater numbers of people into permanent and temporary roles during July, with rates of expansion accelerating to five- and seven-month highs respectively
James Stamp, KPMG’s head of transport, comments as Airports Commission consultation closes on its inner Thames estuary study outputs
Yael Selfin, Economics Director at KPMG comments on today’s ONS trade figures for June 2014
Yael Selfin, Economics Director at KPMG comments on today’s Bank of England vote to maintain the Bank Rate at 0.5%.
A rise in interest rates could affect consumer spending and the retail sector if introduced within the next six months, warns the KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank
Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction comments on the joint One North report published by an alliance of five cities - Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield
Yael Selfin, Economics Director at KPMG comments on the latest industrial production figures
Tom Burton, a director in KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on news that a Russian gang has hacked 1.2 billion usernames and passwords belonging to more than 500 million email addresses
Yael Selfin, Economics Director at KPMG comments on the latest Markit/CIPS UK Services PMI data
KPMG’s UK Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction, Richard Threlfall, comments on Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI figures
Yael Selfin, Economics Director at KPMG comments on the latest Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI data, of a fall to 55.4 from 57.2 in June.
The UK tech sector enjoyed a quarter of robust growth from April to June 2014 with the expansion of business activity rising at its fastest pace
KPMG’s bi annual Fraud Barometer measures fraud cases in the UK from 01 January 2014 – 30 June 2014, and considers major fraud cases being heard in the UK’s Crown courts where the charges are in excess of £100,000.
Drawing on extensive interviews and economic analysis, KPMG’s Magnet Cities report outlines 9 successful city reinvention programmes worldwide
Malcolm Marshall, UK and Global lead in KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on the impact that international political disputes can have on organisations’ ability to conduct ‘business as usual’
Mark Orton, Will Wright and Jonny Marston from KPMG have been appointed joint administrators to Unipart Automotive Limited
Wil Rockall, Director at KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on news that security experts have developed to keep automobiles safe from cyber attacks
The IASB has today issued the fourth and final version of its new standard on financial instruments accounting – IFRS 9 Financial Instruments.
KPMG’s People Powered Performance practice (P3) is delighted to announce two senior additions to its team created to provide clients with advice on how to manage staff and boost productivity
KPMG welcomes the further clarification from Her Majesty’s Treasury on its retirement income reform consultation ‘Freedom and Choice in Pensions’
Consumers are highly suspicious of FMCGs’ corporate responsibility programmes and are shunning companies’ websites in favour of peer-to-peer review sites, according to a new survey published by the KPMG/YouGov Consumer Insights Panel.