10 Investment Firms Sign On to IASB Feedback Program [CFOJ]
Not a small feat since the Board has "always had difficulty" getting feedback, according to one board member.
China Sunergy Announces Selection of Grant Thornton as New Auditor [China Sunergy]
The company dumped Deloitte "as a part of the implementation of the new management's company-wide expense reduction plan."
BDO Revenue Rises Almost 9% on Growth in the U.S. and China [CFOJ]
ICYMI. Also, the firm's Global CEO Martin van Roekel "[expects] mid-tier auditors to consolidate until there are just two or three global networks."
House Likely to Revive Tax Breaks Through 2014, Lawmaker Says [Bloomberg]
City of Hattiesburg accountant jailed again [WDAM]
At first I thought, "Again?" Then the article states that he was arrested for "possession of methamphetamine," and I thought, "Oh. That seems about right then."
Luxury Jets Pamper Pets With Pilaf, Room to Roam: Globetrotter [Bloomberg]