BDO and PKF set to announce merger

ACCOUNTANTS and business advisers BDO and PKF will announce they are close to agreeing a merger today. Both have significant operations in Birmingham.

BDO is the UK's sixth largest accountancy firm with fee income of £281.5m and PKF the 12th.

The deal, which was first mooted in the summer, is expected to see PKF's UK business separated from its international operations. understands that BDO's partners have voted for the deal and were informed that it is going ahead yesterday.For the full story register now for free or login below...