Ernst & Young

Keith Nickels joins Grant Thornton to expand R&D Tax Credit Services practice

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Keith Nickels has joined Grant Thornton LLP as a Tax partner and national leader of the firms Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit Services practice.

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  • Keith Nickels has joined Grant Thornton LLP as a Tax partner and national leader of the firms Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit Services practice.
  • Andrus concludes a 21-year career as Grant Thorntons R&D Tax Credit Services practice leader.
  • Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Nickels was a partner in the Specialized Tax Services group and leader of the Life Sciences R&D Tax Credit practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he led and managed the pursuit and delivery of tax services related to the R&D tax credit and Section 174 expenditures.
  • While at EY, Nickels spent eight years in the national Tax department focused on the R&D tax credit and led the firms New York R&D Tax Credit practice.

Mauldin & Jenkins Introduces New Service Offering, Human Resources Advisory Services

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

Southeastern-based accounting and business advisory firm, Mauldin & Jenkins, is pleased to announce the expansion of their Advisory Practice with the addition of (M&J) Human Resource Advisory Services.

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  • Southeastern-based accounting and business advisory firm, Mauldin & Jenkins, is pleased to announce the expansion of their Advisory Practice with the addition of (M&J) Human Resource Advisory Services.
  • We welcome the addition of Human Resources Advisory to our Firm as a valuable resource to our clients.
  • By adding Human Resource Advisory Services to the list of services we provide, Mauldin & Jenkins is committing to help organizations through various human resources functions that they need to be tailored to them.
  • Since 1918, Mauldin & Jenkins has provided assurance, tax and advisory services.

HAGENS BERMAN Invites Triterras (TRIT) Investors to Contact Firm, Analyst Calls TRIT Wirecard of Blockchain

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:05am

This news sent the price of Triterras shares crashing lower.

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  • This news sent the price of Triterras shares crashing lower.
  • Most recently, on Jan. 14, 2021, Phase 2 Partners published a report entitled Is Triterras (TRIT) the Wirecard of Blockchain?
  • If you are a Triterras investor and have significant losses, or have knowledge that may assist the firms investigation, click here to discuss your legal rights with Hagens Berman .
  • Hagens Berman is a national law firm with nine offices in eight cities around the country and eighty attorneys.

Strong Q4 IPO activity demonstrates resilience, defies expectations

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:01am

This strong IPO performance indicates global equity markets continue to provide the platform for companies with access to public capital.

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  • This strong IPO performance indicates global equity markets continue to provide the platform for companies with access to public capital.
  • These and other findings were published today in the EY quarterly report, EY Global IPO Trends: Q4 2020 .
  • After a period of high volatility and unusual uncertainties, we saw a strong rebound of IPO activity in Q4 2020, resulting in higher 2020 IPO activity than 2019.
  • EY advisors served on companies that raised 67% of all IPO proceeds in 2019. ey.com/ipo
    The data presented in the Global IPO trends: Q4 2020 report and press release is from Dealogic and EY.

Strong Q4 IPO activity demonstrates resilience, defies expectations

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:01am

This strong IPO performance indicates global equity markets continue to provide the platform for companies with access to public capital.

Key Points: 
  • This strong IPO performance indicates global equity markets continue to provide the platform for companies with access to public capital.
  • These and other findings were published today in the EY quarterly report, EY Global IPO Trends: Q4 2020 .
  • After a period of high volatility and unusual uncertainties, we saw a strong rebound of IPO activity in Q4 2020, resulting in higher 2020 IPO activity than 2019.
  • EY advisors served on companies that raised 67% of all IPO proceeds in 2019. ey.com/ipo
    The data presented in the Global IPO trends: Q4 2020 report and press release is from Dealogic and EY.

Andersen Global Enters Malawi

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 2:30pm

Andersen Global establishes a foothold in the Malawi market through a Collaboration Agreement with Knight & Knight, bolstering its platform on the African continent and adding additional coverage in the eastern region.

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  • Andersen Global establishes a foothold in the Malawi market through a Collaboration Agreement with Knight & Knight, bolstering its platform on the African continent and adding additional coverage in the eastern region.
  • Knight & Knight has expanded and diversified their areas of practice in the past years, and they have successfully positioned themselves as a predominant firm in the market, Andersen Global Chairman and Andersen CEO Mark Vorsatz said.
  • Andersen Global is an international association of legally separate, independent member firms comprised of tax and legal professionals around the world.
  • Established in 2013 by U.S. member firm Andersen Tax LLC, Andersen Global now has more than 7,000 professionals worldwide and a presence in over 231 locations through its member firms and collaborating firms.

Blue Matter Again Ranked as One of the 25 Best Consulting Firms to Work for in Europe; Ranked #1 in 5 Categories

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 1:58pm

LONDON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year running, Blue Matter has earned a ranking as one of the 25 best consulting firms to work for in Europe.

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  • LONDON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year running, Blue Matter has earned a ranking as one of the 25 best consulting firms to work for in Europe.
  • The firm was ranked 11th overall on the Vault Consulting 25 List (Europe) for 2021.
  • In addition, Blue Matter earned the top spot in five of the survey categories.
  • From its offices in North America and Europe, Blue Matter serves pharmaceutical and biotech companies from around the globe.

Blue Matter Again Ranked as One of the 25 Best Consulting Firms to Work for in Europe; Ranked #1 in 5 Categories

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 1:58pm

LONDON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year running, Blue Matter has earned a ranking as one of the 25 best consulting firms to work for in Europe.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year running, Blue Matter has earned a ranking as one of the 25 best consulting firms to work for in Europe.
  • The firm was ranked 11th overall on the Vault Consulting 25 List (Europe) for 2021.
  • In addition, Blue Matter earned the top spot in five of the survey categories.
  • In North America, Blue Matter improved is ranking to 19th overall and 5th among boutique firms.

Nissim Cohen Joins Mazars' Manufacturing & Distribution Practice

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mazars, a leading accounting, tax, and consulting firm in the US, announced that Nissim Cohen, CPA has joined as Partner in the firm's New Jersey Manufacturing and Distribution Practice.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mazars, a leading accounting, tax, and consulting firm in the US, announced that Nissim Cohen, CPA has joined as Partner in the firm's New Jersey Manufacturing and Distribution Practice.
  • Nissim will focus on providing value-adding tax services to clients of all sizes, ranging from large multinational corporations to privately-held businesses, including business owners.
  • Nissim has over 30 years of experience delivering tax compliance, advisory, planning and other tax related accounting services.
  • In addition to specializing in serving the manufacturing and distribution sector, his experience also includes serving technology, professional services, energy, media and entertainment, financial services and retail sectors.

Blue Matter Ranked for 2nd Year as One of the 50 Best Consulting Firms to Work for in North America

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 3:58pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Blue Matter has once again earned a ranking as one of the 50 best consulting firms to work for in North America.This was the firm's second year participating in Vault's annual survey.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Blue Matter has once again earned a ranking as one of the 50 best consulting firms to work for in North America.This was the firm's second year participating in Vault's annual survey.
  • Blue Matter ranked #19 among all consulting firms surveyed, up from #30 in 2020.Among boutique firms, it ranked #5, up from its 7th place finish in 2020.
  • Vault is a key resource for job seekers and others, providing "in-depth intelligence on what it's really like to work within an industry, company, or profession" since 1996.
  • Each year, Vault surveys team members from a wide range of consulting firms, asking them about corporate culture, work/life balance, diversity, compensation, company outlook, and a range of other factors.