Grant Thornton

FRC announces sanctions against Grant Thornton

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has announced sanctions against Grant Thornton UK LLP.

Published 10 December 2019

Grant Thornton leads sale of McConechy's Tyre Service to Halfords

A team from Grant Thornton Corporate Finance has led the sale of Ayr-based McConechy's Tyre Service Ltd to Halfords Group Plc.

Published 7 November 2019

Grant Thornton cuts partner pay following audit tensions

Grant Thornton has cut pay for its partners and delayed its accounts following a difficult year where it was investigated by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) for unacceptable performance on audits.

Published 1 November 2019

QuickQuid collapse plunges one million customers into uncertainty

The largest payday lender in the UK, QuickQuid, has fallen into administration and left more than one million customers facing financial uncertainty.

Published 28 October 2019

Grant Thornton appoints Nicola Thomas and Vikki Macleod to its Growth 365 team

Business advisory firm Grant Thornton has expanded its Growth 365 service in Scotland with the appointment of two senior industry experts Nicola Thomas and Vikki Macleod.

Published 8 October 2019

Grant Thornton appoints senior manager Susan Roberts and assistant manager Yomi Solanke

Business advisory firm Grant Thornton has announced the appointment of senior manager Susan Roberts and assistant manager Yomi Solanke in its Aberdeen office.

Published 5 September 2019

Partners at Grant Thornton see profits fall by eight per cent

Partners at Grant Thornton saw their average distributable profit fall by eight per cent to £373,000 in the year ending June 2018, new figures reveal.

Published 10 December 2018

Grant Thornton warns businesses to expect stricter enforcement of tax evasion law

Scottish businesses should prepare for a stricter enforcement of the Criminal Finances Act 2017 next year, Grant Thornton has warned.

Published 10 December 2018

Grant Thornton appoints new marketing manager for Scotland

Grant Thornton has announced the appointment of a new marketing manager for its Scottish practice as part of its long-term growth strategy.

Published 2 July 2018

Profits and unemployment down due to 'political and economic uncertainty'

Scotland’s top private firms have suffered a drop in combined profits amid a climate of growing political and economic uncertainty, according to Grant Thornton.

Published 6 February 2017

Glasgow youngsters get taste of professional life with Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton has given young people in Glasgow a taste of life in the professional services world through its Access Accountancy programme.

Published 16 December 2016

Grant Thornton sues RBS for £145m in VAT carousel fraud action

Another week and its another legal action for RBS. It has now emerged that the 73 per cent state owned bank is being sued for £145 million by  liquidators at Grant Thornton acting for the creditors of a number of fraudulent companies engaged in a VAT carousel fraud in which carbon credits were being traded.

Published 6 June 2016

New Edinburgh appointment at Grant Thornton as firm continues growth in Scotland

A new Tax Associate Director has been appointed at the Scottish firm of Grant Thornton, as the financial and business adviser implements its growth strategy in Scotland.

Published 3 June 2016

BHS sale advisers called to produce fee details

Two key advisers on the BHS sale to Retail Acquisitions have been asked to reveal their fees.

Published 2 June 2016

Scottish business confidence rises, but remains UK lowest

Business confidence in Scotland has risen over the past year, but remains the lowest in the UK, according to a new report compiled by ICAEW/Grant Thornton.

Published 11 September 2015