Stevens, Mark
July 1985
FE: The Magazine for Financial Executives;Jul1985, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents an assessment of the solidarity of accounting firms in the wake of prevailing mergers of corporations. Although mergers among accounting (CPA) firms date back to the profession's earliest days, the practice of merging with non-accounting firms, and offering clients a myriad of non-financial services, is a recent development, and one that appears to be accelerating. For clients, the question is whether the evolution of the modern accounting-consulting firms add or detract from the delivery of traditional services.


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