New research from Grant Thornton’s International Business Report (IBR) reveals that Europe is resolute for New Year as US optimism wobbles going into 2016.
Global survey finds transformative practices in government public financial management but improvements are still needed to sustain them
Businesses leaders across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region believe their ageing populations pose the single biggest challenge to their future operations, according to a new report published by Grant Thornton. The threat of rising dependency ratios were greater concerns than regional conflict and the slowdown in China’s economy in the survey of 700 business leaders across the region.
Stephanie Hasenbos-Case named Grant Thornton global leader – people and culture
Four Grant Thornton tax partners have been named to the International Tax Review’s 2015 “Women in Tax Leaders” list.
Kim Gibson, Global Head-independence at Grant Thornton International LTD., has been named to the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants.
Grant Thornton International Ltd and The Global Fund for Children (GFC) have announced a new unique partnership that will build on GFC’s efforts to improve the lives of the world’s most vulnerable children. This partnership will combine The Global Fund for Children’s ability to find, fund and strengthen grassroots organisations around the world with Grant Thornton's presence in more than 130 countries to help small, local organisations build their capacity and reach more children around the world.
Diverse boards in India, UK and US outperform male-only peers by US$655bn. Companies with diverse executive boards outperform peers run by all-male boards according to new research from Grant Thornton. The study, which covers listed companies in India, UK and US, estimates the opportunity cost for companies with male-only executive boards (in terms of lower returns on assets) at a staggering US$655 billion in 2014.
China ranks 14th in Grant Thornton Global Dynamism Index 2015
Robust financing environment key driver for investment in Mexico. An improving financing environment have helped to boost Mexico’s ranking in the Grant Thornton Global Dynamism Index (GDI) which ranks the business growth environments of 60 leading economies. Overall, the country ranks 37, third in Latin America and ahead of Brazil (rank 42), while business leaders are keen to stress low labour costs as a key location driver.