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UK CFOs shrug off Grexit risks and back EU membership

Conducted against a backdrop of an escalating crisis in Greece, Deloitte’s latest survey of Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) shows a rebound in risk appetite and a marked shift to expansion among large UK corporates.

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Birmingham office rents set to soar to new highs

Unprecedented demand for prime office space in central Birmingham is set to see headline rents rise to new highs of up to £35 per square foot over the coming three years, according to a recent snapshot survey of experts in the region led by Deloitte Real Estate.

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IPOs boosted in strong first half of the year

The 16 IPOs that have completed so far this year generated an average return of 17.8% according to Deloitte, the business advisory firm. Year to date, these IPOs have outperformed the FTSE 100 by 18.4 percentage points.

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Millennials reluctant to read e-books

Almost two-thirds (63%) of 16 to 24 year olds have never purchased an e-book, according to additional findings from Deloitte’s Media Consumer 2015 report, which examines the media consumption habits of 2,000 UK citizens.

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Temporary shelter becomes a permanent home: twenty years of Aim growth

As at 31 May 2015, the market cap of Aim stood at £75,286 million, a rise of 24.4% in the last ten years, making it the largest alternative investment market in the world. Aim was created as an introduction to life in the listed environment, with 27 companies upgrading from Aim to the Main Market during the last five years.

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Deloitte launches Charity Challenge 2015

Deloitte’s Charity Challenge 2015 commences next week and will see 246 Deloitte staff, including 24 partners, undertake four challenges across four continents in an effort to raise £1 million for charity partners Alzheimer’s Society, Mind and Prostate Cancer UK. The challenges include summiting Kilimanjaro, completing a tri-x in Borneo, climbing Mulhacen in mainland Spain and scaling one of the world’s most active volcanoes, Cotopaxi in Ecuador.

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Manufacturing and industrial M&A confidence on the rise

83 per cent of UK and European manufacturing and industrial companies are now “optimistic” or “very optimistic” about financial prospects for the sector, which is the highest level for two years.

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Deloitte appoints leading fintech expert, as digital consulting team sets eyes on FS tech sector

Deloitte, the business advisory firm, announces the appointment of Jonathan Gray as a partner in its London-based financial services consultancy practice.

 

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Commenting on the latest car registration figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

It was always going to be a tough challenge for the UK new car market to maintain its run of comparative monthly growth, despite the strong start to the year.

 

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Deloitte elects Nick Owen as UK Chairman

Nick Owen has been elected as Chairman of Deloitte UK by the firm’s partners. Nick is currently a member of the Board of Partners and Vice Chairman of Deloitte UK. His term as Chairman will commence on 1 June 2015, succeeding David Cruickshank who has held the role since 2007.

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Deloitte: Cautious optimism across Europe’s businesses

One third of Europe’s chief financial officers (CFOs) say that their optimism about financial prospects for their company has improved in the past three months according to Deloitte’s first European CFO Survey.

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Mark Pacitti appointed new ICAEW Faculty chairman

Mark Pacitti, global leader for corporate finance advisory at Deloitte, is the new chairman of the ICAEW’s Corporate Finance Faculty. He was elected to the post following the Faculty’s AGM on 6 May. He succeeds Giles Derry, who is a partner at mid-market private equity firm Dunedin.

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Markit / CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI figures

The PMI marginally fell by 2.1 to 51.9 in April. Whilst this is broadly in line with other economic data released this week, it clearly demonstrates that although the recovery of the manufacturing and industrials sector continues, the pace is slowing.

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Senior Managers Regime adds complexity to the Chief Compliance Officer’s role

New rules on individual accountability are increasing the challenges of the chief compliance officer (CCO), adding to a complex and evolving role, finds Deloitte, the business advisory firm.

 

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Business rates expert Gerry Biddle to join Deloitte Real Estate

Deloitte Real Estate today announces the appointment of Gerry Biddle as a senior specialist business rates consultant in the valuation advisory and business rates team. Biddle is a renowned rating expert. He was responsible for setting up the London specialist rating unit of the Valuation Office Agency (VOA) and, in 2011, he took responsibility for the utilities, transport and telecoms team of the national specialist unit.

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Indirect tax still a focus for board and senior management

Deloitte, the business advisory firm, today releases findings from its 2015 indirect tax survey. Indirect tax continues to be a topic of discussion at board and senior management level. Two thirds of respondents (67%) said that VAT and GST (Goods and Services Tax) had been discussed by the board or senior management in the last year.

 

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Deloitte reports fourth consecutive year of revenue growth and invests for future

Deloitte, the business advisory firm, has reported revenue of £2.55bn for the year ended 31 May 2014, a 1.4% increase on the previous year’s revenue of £2.52bn. The firm’s net revenue, after expenses and disbursements, grew by 3% to £2.13bn from £2.06bn in 2013.

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2015 Financial Services M&A Predictions: New rules, new players, new game?

Recent stress tests have made banks re-evaluate their capital buffers, many of which will turn to M&A to boost capital or indeed facilitate it for others.