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KPMG announced a new patent-pending blockchain-based capability, Climate Accounting Infrastructure, which is intended to help organisations more accurately measure, mitigate, report and offset their greenhouse gas emissions.
Accountancy firm BDO is facing the prospect of a significant financial hit after its Spanish sister company was ordered to pay part of a €126.8m penalty for its alleged role in an accounting scandal.
Aviva, Deloitte and Microsoft’s UK business will set fresh ethnicity targets for their boardroom and executive teams, as part of a new drive to address the “painfully slow” progress in improving racial diversity across British business.
EY was warned in 2016 by one of its own employees that senior managers at Wirecard may have committed fraud and one had attempted to bribe an auditor.
Leaders of the Big Four accounting firms have joined forces to unveil a reporting framework for environmental, social and governance standards.