Johnston Carmichael replaces KPMG as auditor for for Dunedin Enterprise Trust

Accountancy firm Johnston Carmichael has taken over the audit role for Dunedin Enterprise Trust after KPMG was axed.

Published 8 October 2019

KPMG appointed as Fife hotel moves into administration

Buyers are sought for the purchase of the OYO Beveridge Park Hotel in Kirkcaldy following its move into administration.

Published 4 October 2019

Household costs leave 1 in 4 Scots feeling payday squeeze

New research from KPMG UK has revealed that almost a quarter of Scots (23%) spend more than half their income on the day it’s paid into their account.

Published 4 October 2019

Scottish accountancy veterans open new Edinburgh office

Four Scottish accountancy veterans have been recruited by Belfast finance firm HNH to open a new corporate finance office in Edinburgh to target small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) including family-owned companies.

Published 3 October 2019

Scottish business leaders come together for National Inclusion Week

Business leaders from across Scotland have come together to share their stories and inspire young people as part of National Inclusion Week.

Published 26 September 2019

KPMG extends McGill administration process as asset recovery continues

The administration process for McGill & Co has been extended until January 2021 as administrators said the “level and timing” of distributions to unsecured creditors in the former Dundee building services firm remains unclear.

Published 23 September 2019

Scottish Building Society joins Scottish Financial Enterprise

The Scottish Building Society (SBS) has joined the Scottish Financial Enterprise (SFE).

Published 23 September 2019

KPMG: Scottish businesses should prepare for recession in event of no-deal Brexit

Big Four firm KPMG has warned Scottish businesses to prepare for a recession in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Published 13 September 2019

New productivity report from CBI and KPMG calls for Scottish 'data bank'

Scottish policy-makers should consider the creation of a "Productivity Data Bank" to help accelerate solutions to Scotland's productivity challenges, according to CBI Scotland and KPMG.

Published 9 September 2019

Kirsty Ross: The UK’s family-owned businesses are setting the standard for female leadership

Kirsty Ross, head of KPMG's family business consultancy in Scotland, looks at how family businesses have become trailblazers for women in business.

Published 9 September 2019

No-deal Brexit puts Scottish housing market at risk

Research from KPMG UK has revealed that house prices in Scotland risk a six per cent drop if Britain leaves the EU without a deal at the end of next month.

Published 2 September 2019

KPMG takes on 80 new recruits in Scotland this year

KPMG has hired 80 new recruits to join the company's Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen offices in 2019.

Published 30 August 2019

High-value fraud cases continue to decline in Scotland

The value of major fraud cases going through the Scottish courts has declined, according to the latest data from KPMG’s Fraud Barometer, which analyses alleged fraud worth more than £100,000.

Published 20 August 2019

Future of Scotland's financial services 'secure' thanks to shift towards fintech

Scotland’s financial services sector has a secure, optimistic future, thanks to investment in innovation and the rapid rise of tech disrupters, according to political and business leaders.

Published 12 July 2019

KPMG appointed administrators of Edinburgh-based Hutchinson Networks

Blair Nimmo and Alistair McAlinden of KPMG LLP have been appointed joint administrators of Hutchinson Networks.

Published 15 May 2019