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BDO Optimism Index: “UK business confidence levels sink to 15-month low”

Business output in the UK has recovered from July’s six-year low, but optimism has hit its lowest level since May 2017, when business confidence wobbled following the announcement of Prime Minister Theresa May’s snap General Election. That’s according to the latest Business...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018
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BDO LLP study shows reported value of fraud now at highest level in 15 years

The total value of fraud has risen by 538% to £2.11 billion in the last 15 years and is up 6.5% from £1.99 billion in 2016. According to the latest study conducted by BDO LLP, the volume of reported fraud increased by 172% to 577, which is up from 212 cases in 2003. Fraud in the...
Posted On 16 Jan 2018
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BDO and Ideagen publish thought-leading White Paper on Corporate Compliance and Oversight

BDO LLP, the global accountancy organisation, has teamed up with software business Ideagen to produce a White Paper on achieving effective corporate compliance and oversight. The report, entitled ‘The Golden Thread: Achieve Sustainable Competitive Advantage via Risk-Based...
Posted On 09 Jan 2017
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BDO FraudTrack: “Total value of fraud more than doubles to reach highest level since 2011”

The latest BDO FraudTrack report shows that the total value of reported fraud in 2015 was £1.5 billion, representing an increase of 110% from the previous year and the highest value recorded since 2011. The FraudTrack report, which examines reported fraud episodes over £50,000 in...
Posted On 16 Feb 2016
Revenues at business advisory firm BDO are now approaching the £400 million mark
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BDO LLP’s annual results for 2014-2015 demonstrate sustainable growth as revenues rise

Business advisory company BDO LLP has announced further growth and investment in its UK operation during 2014-2015, with its annual results showing revenues approaching the £400 million mark. The business, which has increased revenues by 40% in the last three years both through...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015
According to BDO's FraudTrack study, the total value of reported fraud in the UK for the first half of the year was £798 million
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BDO calls for enhanced due diligence as reported fraud in UK races towards £800 million mark

BDO LLP’s 2015 interim FraudTrack report states that the total value of reported fraud in the UK during the first half of the year was a staggering £798 million. That figure represents a near £80 million rise on the amount calculated for the same period last year. The...
Posted On 10 Sep 2015
Prime Minister David Cameron: set to work with a confident and buoyant business community
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New Conservative Government “inherits a buoyant business community” states BDO Business Trends Report

The new Conservative Government has inherited a confident business community but, according to the latest Business Trends Report produced by accountants and business advisory concern BDO LLP, underlying fragility remains a “cause for concern”. BDO’s Optimism Index,...
Posted On 13 May 2015
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