KPMG, audit, Big Four

12 June, 2018

KPMG fined over audit work at Quindell

The auditor of controversial insurance outsourcer Quindell has been fined more than £3m over its work with the client. KPMG was reprimanded and fined £4.5m (discounted for settlement at £3.15m),...
defence, aerospace, military helicopter

19 January, 2018

SFO launches corruption inquiry into defence firm Chemring

A criminal investigation has been launched by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) into alleged bribery, corruption and money laundering at high-tech aerospace and defence manufacturer Chemring. The inve...
Tesco, Tesco directors

4 September, 2017

Former Tesco directors to stand trial for fraud and false accounting

Three former Tesco directors are set to appear in court over fraud charges relating to the grocer’s accounting black hole. Carl Rogberg, Christopher Bush and John Scouler, formerly Tesco’s UK f...
Tesco

28 March, 2017

Tesco agrees £129m penalty over accounting scandal

Tesco is to pay a penalty of £129m after reaching a deferred prosecution agreement with the UK's Serious Fraud Office. The