IT outsourcing firm Accenture will shed between 85 and 100 consulting positions from its Australian operation from the end of August. The cuts are part of a global cost-reduction program, cutting 1000 jobs, to adapt to an uncertain economic climate according to the company.
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Two of Australia's largest accounting firms officially merged on Monday (May 27), creating the nation's second largest professional services firm next to Pricewaterhouse Coopers.
The merger of two of Australia's largest professional services firms will proceed following approval from the competition watchdog.
Australian accountancy and consultancy firm William Buck has acquired some of the Melbourne operations of Andersen.
St George Bank is blaming a drop in its half-year profits on significant Internet investments made as part of a new strategic plan dubbed 'Even Better Bank'.