KPMG unveils ‘four-day fortnight’ flexible working model for its 16,000 UK staff

KPMG UK has launched a ‘four-day fortnight’ as part of a package of measures designed to offer greater flexibility, choice and support to its people. 

Published 6 May 2021

KPMG UK completes sale of restructuring business to H.I.G Europe

KPMG has completed the sale of its UK Restructuring practice, now known as Interpath Advisory, to H.I.G. Europe, the European affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC.

Published 5 May 2021

KPMG appoints Rob Aitken as new transaction services director in Aberdeen

KPMG has appointed Rob Aitken as the new director of its transaction services team as it eyes post-lockdown growth across its Scottish offices.

Published 29 April 2021

KPMG: Investment in fast-growth Scottish businesses slows down in 2021

Venture Capital (VC) investment in Scotland’s scale-up – or fast-growth - businesses slowed down in the first quarter of 2021, according to the latest figures from KPMG.

Published 27 April 2021

KPMG: Pandemic takes toll on Scotland’s family businesses, but resilience key to recovery

Scotland’s family businesses have been among the most impacted in the world by the pandemic according to KPMG's Global Family Business report.

Published 26 April 2021

Closure of KPMG Manchester office signals long-term home working

Big Four audit firm KPMG has announced that it is closing one of its Manchester offices signalling a permanent shift to home working in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 22 April 2021

SRC-KPMG: Scottish retail sales decreased by 13.8% compared to March 2019

Total sales in Scotland decreased by 13.8% on a 2-year basis compared with March 2019, according to the latest Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC) & KPMG Scottish Retail Sales Monitor.

Published 21 April 2021

KPMG plans for post-lockdown growth with 53 promotions in Scotland

KPMG has promoted 53 people across its Scottish offices as it plans for post-lockdown growth.

Published 19 April 2021

KPMG launches search for Scotland’s top tech innovators

KPMG has launched its annual search for Scotland’s top tech innovator which has seen previous winners such as Echo and What3Words go on to become household names.

Published 9 April 2021

KPMG appoints Chris Smith as new private client tax director in Scotland

KPMG has appointed Chris Smith as its new private client tax director in Scotland.

Published 7 April 2021

KPMG nominates audit chief Jonathan Holt to be next chief executive

The board of KPMG UK has nominated Jon Holt, the firm's current UK Audit, as its nominee for the role of chief executive.

Published 1 April 2021

KPMG: Scottish economic recovery could outpace UK average

Scotland’s economy could completely regain lost ground within the next two years and outpace the UK-wide average, according to the latest economic forecasting from KPMG.

Published 29 March 2021

SRC & KPMG: Return to school fails to stem Scottish retail sales decline

Scottish retail sales saw a slight recovery in February although still at a decline of 24.3% on a Total basis, which was up from the recent low seen in January, according to the latest Scottish Retail Consortium & KPMG Scottish Retail Sales Monitor.

Published 17 March 2021

Scottish Council for Development and Industry in CVA talks with KPMG

The Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI) is engaging in talks with KPMG over a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) due to an expected shortage of cash to cover its pension commitments.

Published 5 March 2021

Blair Nimmo to head KPMG insolvency breakaway

KPMG has confirmed that it has signed an unconditional agreement to sell its market-leading UK Restructuring practice to Interpath Advisory, a newly-formed company which is backed by H.I.G. Europe, the European affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC.

Published 4 March 2021