UK Accounting and Financial Management market report
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Providing the most comprehensive and up-to-date information and analysis of the Accounting and Financial Management market, and the behaviours, preferences and habits of the consumer.
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What are the key challenges facing the industry and how fast are its rates of growth? Who is the consumer and what do they want? Where are the opportunities, where are the risks and what lies ahead?
This Report answers the following key questions:
- What are the implications of Brexit on the UK accountancy sector?
- What are the likely implications of HMRC’s plans for “Making Tax Digital” for accountants?
- How are the recently introduced audit reforms affecting mid-tier accounting firms?
- How can big data analytics help drive growth for accountants?
Expert analysis from a specialist in the field
Written by Claudia Preedy, a leading analyst in the B2B sector, her extensive knowledge delivers in-depth commentary and analysis to highlight current trends and add expert context to the numbers.
Many recent acquisitions by major accountancy firms have revolved around the technology space, such as big data, analytics and digitisation, which is playing an increasingly important role in consultancy services. This trend is set to continue, with larger firms looking to strengthen their multi-disciplinary skills and advisory practices through medium‑sized or boutique bolt‑on acquisitions. Cyber security and risk consultancy companies also remain popular acquisition targets for accountancy firms. Larger firms are also increasingly forming strategic alliances with technology and software companies to be at the forefront of technology innovation. Greater use of automation, cloud computing, big data analytics, digital platforms and increasingly AI, are set to remain key focuses of investment in the accounting industry for the foreseeable future."
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