One of St. Louis’ largest accounting firms expands to Las Vegas

RubinBrown LLP, one of St. Louis’ largest accounting firms, plans to merge Stewart Archibald & Barney of Las Vegas into the firm, effective June 1. St. Louis-based RubinBrown is tied with PwC for the largest accounting firm in St. Louis based o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

Ideal Properties Group expands

Ideal Properties Group, one of the largest privately-owned, independent real estate firms specializing in premier Brooklyn neighborhoods, has hired 20 new agents in the past two months. Most re.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 17th, 2017

MF Global, PwC blame each other for MF Global"s collapse

The trial between PwC, one of the world's largest accounting firms, and the bankrupt brokerage MF Global gets underway.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 7th, 2017

Sneak peek at the List: These are Louisville"s largest accounting firms

The list in the Feb. 17 edition of Louisville Business First ranks the area's accounting firms by the number of local CPAs. The list is available to subscribers of Louisville Business First, but for a sneak peek of the top five on the list, see the a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2017

Executive-recruiting firms find new niches

The financial sector forms the foundation of New York’s executive-recruiting industry. Twenty firms on Crain’s list of the largest executive recruiters specialize in accounting, financial... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 10th, 2017

One of Cincinnati’s largest accounting firms promotes seven partners

One of Cincinnati’s largest accounting firms, Barnes Dennig, has promoted seven of its employees to partner, marking its biggest group of partner promotions at one time. The firm promoted all seven to director, its title for all of its partners. Those.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 25th, 2017

Gene Mackey dies; founded one of St. Louis" largest architecture firms

Gene Mackey, founder and principal emeritus of St. Louis-based Mackey Mitchell Architects, died Sunday at age 77. Mackey, of Ladue, had battled cancer for two years, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. What Eugene Mackey III started at age 29 as a one-.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2016

Jacksonville"s largest accounting firm acquired by world"s fifth largest firm

BDO USA LLP has acquired Jacksonville-based The LBA Group as BDO expands into Northeast Florida. The move brings 102 staff members and 11 partners from the LBA Group into BDO, which is the fifth largest accounting and consulting network in the world with.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2016

Denver"s Crowe GHP Horwath acquired by 8th largest firm in the country

Denver's Crowe GHP Horwath accounting firm has been acquired by one of the country's largest public accounting firms, Chicago-based Crowe Horwath LLP. The two firms, which had similar names, were separate, each with their own CEO. But both firms are part.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2016

Warren Averett expands Huntsville footprint

One of Birmingham's largest CPA firms, Warren Averett, has increased its presence in the Rocket City after announcing the firm has acquired Huntsville firm Beason & Nalley. The acquisition adds 20 new employees to Warren Averett's Huntsville office. Of t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2016

Here are the ACT scores for St. Louis" largest public high schools

At St. Louis' largest public high schools, ACT scores range from an average of 13.9 to 26.5. According to PrepScholar, the national average ACT score in 2016 was 20.8, with the reading section leading the four categories at 21.3. The nationwide aver.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2017

The List: Largest Triad Executive Search Firms

This week, Triad Business Journal features the Largest Triad Executive Search Firms List, which is ranked by the number of executive searches in 2016. Here are the top five: Salem Solutions (Salem Staffing, Medical & Dental Placement), Winston-Sa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

China fabless IC firms expand global market share in 2016

While US companies still hold the largest share of fabless company IC sales, the largest fabless IC market share increase has come from China-based suppliers, according to IC Insights......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 17th, 2017

Top U.S. coal miner Peabody eyes bankruptcy exit in April

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - Peabody Energy Corp, the world's largest private sector coal producer, said on Thursday it expects to exit its Chapter 11 bankruptcy in early April after a U.S. judge said he would approve its plan to slash over $5 billion of debt......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2017

U.S. coal miner Peabody strikes deals in push for bankruptcy exit

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - Peabody Energy Corp, the world's largest private sector coal miner, struck a series of last-minute deals with some opponents of its plan to exit an $8 billion Chapter 11 bankruptcy, lawyers said in court on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2017

Big Four grab record number of China outbound deals

Global accounting firms go head-to-head with mainland investment banks.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 13th, 2017

Ernst & Young makes history with new head of Boston office

Ernst & Young has named Jane Steinmetz the next managing principal of its Boston office, making her the first woman to lead one of the so-called Big Four accounting firms in the city. Steinmetz will take over as managing principal and New England.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2017

Ascension’s Tersigni, others cited in WSJ study on high pay at nonprofits

Anthony Tersigni, president and CEO of St.Louis-based Ascension, had the largest compensation package in 2014 among the 100,000 nonprofit organizations whose data was recently analyzed by the Wall Street Journal. Tersigni’s 2014 compensation totaled $.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2017

Global Oil Producers to Meet in Houston This Week

The biggest names in the oil world come together this week for the largest industry gathering since the end of a two-year price war that pitted Middle East exporters against the firms that drove the shale energy revolution in the United States. W.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMar 6th, 2017

Scottish investors Standard Life, Aberdeen mull $13.5 billion tie-up

LONDON (Reuters) - Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management , two of Scotland's most well-known financial firms, are in talks over an 11 billion pound ($13.5 billion) tie-up to create Britain's largest investment manager......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 4th, 2017

Five things to know today, and new leaders take the helm at two of Pittsburgh"s biggest law firms

It's Wednesday, the start of March, and here's what the Pittsburgh business community needs to know today: New leaders at two big law firms It’s a new era at two of Pittsburgh’s largest law firms, which are marking their first changes at the to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2017