Big 4 Accounting Scandals (2018)

The big 4 accounting firms have to deal with large accounting scandals every year. It’s hard to keep track of all the accounting scandals, but that’s what the purpose of this page is. We’ve tracked the largest accounting scandals of 2018 below. There are different categories of scandals involving the big 4. Some of

2018-09-06T03:52:46+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Deloitte (Blog Posts about Deloitte), EY, KPMG, News, PwC|0 Comments

VBS Bank Scandal Could Spell Doom For KPMG South Africa

KPMG VBS Scandal VBS mutual bank has gone into curatorship in South Africa. It is suspected that there was fraudulent reporting and transactions as part of this scandal. VBS bank could not account for one billion rand. VBS bank was also thought to be involved in the recent Gupta scandal in South

2018-04-16T02:24:45+00:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: KPMG|0 Comments

Will The Big 4 Accounting Firms Be Broken Up And PwC Uses Blockchain to Audit

A lot happened in March 2018 for the big 4 accounting firms. A few of the biggest news stories are included below. Top UK watchdog looks into breaking up the big 4 There have been a lot of scandals related to the big 4 accounting firms in the past few years which leads

2018-03-25T03:07:39+00:00March 25th, 2018|Categories: Deloitte (Blog Posts about Deloitte), EY, KPMG, News, PwC|0 Comments

EY Builds Robots in Canada and KPMG Gets Paid By GE

There were a number of positive news stories about the Big Four accounting firms in second week of March 2018. The big 4 gained significant positive recognition and introduced new programs for community-building and social development, a complete turnaround from the criticisms thrown their way the week prior. Deloitte and KPMG Recognized by

2018-03-19T00:20:05+00:00March 18th, 2018|Categories: Deloitte (Blog Posts about Deloitte), EY, KPMG, News, PwC|0 Comments

Deloitte & EY 2018 Gender Pay Gap And Big 4 Accounting Sexual Harassment

It was a week full of damage control for the world’s leading accounting firms as they try to save their reputation and keep their clientele engaged amidst allegations of employee misconduct and large gender pay gaps. Ernst & Young faces harassment controversy & UK gender pay gap big 4 sexual harassment Take

2018-03-14T23:53:42+00:00March 10th, 2018|Categories: Deloitte (Blog Posts about Deloitte), EY, KPMG, News, PwC|0 Comments

KPMG November 2017 News

KPMG Joins Wall Street Blockchain Alliance KPMG joined the wall street blockchain alliance in November 2017. The wall street blockchain alliance is a nonprofit organization. The mission is to guide and promote comprehensive adoption of distributed ledger technology across financial markets. We do this by engaging with market participants, regulators, policymakers and technology innovators

2017-12-09T01:53:17+00:00December 9th, 2017|Categories: KPMG|0 Comments

KPMG South Africa Scandal

KPMG is catching a lot of heat over work that they performed for the gupta family in south Africa. The gupta family is accused of improperly influencing government contracts. They apparently got very cozy with the President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma. After creating a great relationship with the President Jacob Zuma they then

2017-10-05T00:49:40+00:00September 20th, 2017|Categories: KPMG|1 Comment

KPMG and PwC Fined for Botched Audits

KPMG Misses the Mark on Miller Energy Audit KPMG settled charges in the amount of $6.2 million on August 16, 2017 with the SEC for their audit of Miller Energy. They agreed to settle charges without admitting any wrong doing. Miller energy was previously charged with accounting fraud. They overstated the valuation of their

2017-08-20T17:37:20+00:00August 20th, 2017|Categories: KPMG, PwC|0 Comments

EY and KPMG partner with Microsoft on New Data & Analytics solutions

The big 4 accounting firms are beginning to deepen their relationships with Microsoft as Microsoft comes up with more unique data & analytics platforms. Additionally, the big four are more interested in these partnerships as their clients become more interested in data & analytics solutions.  The two most recent partnerships with Microsoft occurred between

2017-08-13T13:56:38+00:00August 13th, 2017|Categories: EY, KPMG|0 Comments