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A major European Commission framework contract for audit services has been won by a grouping of three Russell Bedford member firms. The group, led by Lubbock Fine (London), includes Equation (Paris) and Domus (Berlin).

Russell Bedford International is a global network of independent firms of accountants, auditors, tax advisers and business consultants. Ranked amongst the world’s leading accounting and audit networks, Russell Bedford is represented by some 460 partners, 5000 staff and 280 offices in more than 90 countries in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific.

The substantial contract is to provide financial audit services to the EC in relation to research grants under the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7). Such research grants are typically extended to universities, higher education establishments, not-for-profit organisations and companies, including SMEs.

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Baker Tilly is to join RSM International network. Baker Tilly is to become accountancy network RSM International’s UK member firm.

The firm will formally join the network later this year following completion of their current notice period with existing network Baker Tilly International.

During the transition period, the firm will continue to trade as Baker Tilly, but will make it clear that it is an independent member of RSM International, after which the firm will then adopt the global network name and corporate identity.

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Ernst and Young has strengthened it advisory practice through the recruitment of former KPMG partner Mark Hutchinson.

Hutchinson joined KPMG firstly in 1992 when he started his career. He left the big 4 firm 2 years later to join CME KHBB and returned again to KPMG in 1997. In 1999 he left and became partner at Circus Communications before joining Paeson Consulting. He then returned again to KPMG where his last role was a partner and head of management consulting.

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