Apr 03, 2012 06:25 PM IST
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Raja Lahiri, partner - Transaction Advisory, Grant Thornton says, Vodafone tax issue is a cause of concern as far as larger future transactions are concerned.
- Feb 19, 2012 11:37 AM IST
Merger and acquisition (M&A) activities are likely to witness an increase this year and outbound deals will be the flavour of the season as overseas targets look attractive amid global economic uncertainties, says a survey.
- Jan 20, 2012 10:55 PM IST
This particular survey on Revenue Recognition finds that only 53% of Indian businesses are aware of coming global revenue recognition changes.
- Oct 05, 2011 12:59 PM IST
The value of merger and acquisition deals involving Indian companies witnessed a 56% decline year-on-year to USD 5.91 billion in the third quarter of 2011, according to a report by global consultancy firm Grant Thornton.
- Oct 03, 2011 09:43 PM IST
MCA has revised Schedule VI in February 2011. The Schedule has been framed in accordance with the existing non-converged Indian Accounting Standards (“AS”), notified under the Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006.
- Oct 03, 2011 09:37 PM IST
MCA has recently mandated certain class of companies to file their audited financial statements for the year ended March 31, 2011 onwards using XBRL taxonomy.
- Sep 22, 2011 05:50 PM IST
This article has been excerpted from Grant Thornton’s newsletter ‘Aspire’. It is authored by Lav Goyal, Partner - Business Risk Services, Grant Thornton India.
- Sep 09, 2011 04:13 PM IST
Corporate India announced merger and acquisition deals worth USD 2.1 billion in August, taking the total value of M&A activities in the country in 2011 till date to over USD 30.5 billion, a report by consultancy firm Grant Thornton said.
- Sep 07, 2011 06:41 PM IST
According to a Grant Thornton report, there has been some improvement in M&A activity as compared to last two months. But while deals volumes have continued to keep up the momentum, there weren't any high value deals.
- Aug 03, 2011 06:36 PM IST
The Grant Thornton deal tracker report shows that mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity has declined in the last two months compared to the previous six-seven months. Partner at Grant Thornton, CG Srividya says that changing macro-economic trends are the reason for this.
- Jul 06, 2011 02:28 PM IST
The value of India Inc's merger and acquisition (M&A) and private equity (PE) transactions in the first half of this year touched nearly USD 32 billion, says a report by global consultancy firm Grant Thornton.
- Jul 04, 2011 06:27 PM IST
A Grant Thornton report says that there have been significant levels of activity in PE transactions during the first half of 2011. In an exclusive interview with CNBC-TV18, CG Srividya partner at Grant Thornton India says the numbers however suggest a lesser value of M&A deals, lower by 7% YOY.
- Jun 22, 2011 06:32 PM IST
This class has created substantial wealth for the industry and there is a need for easier polity framework and relaxation in investment regime, Harish pointed out.
- Jun 13, 2011 08:50 PM IST
Various taxes relating to real estate should be rationalised for affordable housing projects in order to tackle the rapid pace of urbanisation in the Indian cities, according to a survey conducted by accountancy firm Grant Thornton and CII.
- May 05, 2011 07:40 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Harish HV, Partner, Grant Thornton says, “We have reached about USD 25 billion of deal value in the last four months. We should hopefully reach USD 70 to 80 billion in terms of overall deal size for the year.”
- Feb 07, 2011 06:39 PM IST
The new year is seeing strong momentum in deal activity. Grant Thornton's deal tracker report shows that M&A and PE deals worth USD 2.5 billion were struck in January 2011.
- Feb 01, 2011 10:49 PM IST
When India Inc switches accounting standards to IFRS, it may also have to review its employee stock option plans, to avoid an earnings hit, reports CNBC-TV18’s Ashwin Mohan.