Auditors face gas blow

Hanney, Brian
April 2006
Accountancy;Apr2006, Vol. 137 Issue 1352, p11
Trade Publication
This article examines the takeover of BOC by German counterpart Linde, a deal which creates the world's largest industrial gases company. While PricewaterhouseCoopers audits the British company, Linde is audited by KPMG. A BOC spokesman commented on the situation, saying that it was too early to discuss restructuring since the deal still needs shareholder approval.


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