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Statement in response to the publication by NISRA of the latest edition of the Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin

18th January 2019

Commenting on the Construction Output Statistics, Neal Taylor, Audit and Assurance Partner at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton in Belfast, said: “A rise in activity of 5.5 per cent over the three months to the end of September compared to the second quarter is significant and provides positive reading in the latest Northern Ireland…

GRANT THORNTON: BUSINESSES MUST NOT TAKE FOOT OFF ‘BREXIT PREPARATION’ PEDAL

Grant Thornton – Businesses must not take foot off ‘Brexit preparation’ pedal

11th December 2018

Companies must not slow down their preparations for Brexit, despite progress in negotiations between the UK and EU, leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton has warned. Peter Legge, Tax Partner at the firm’s offices in Belfast said: “The recent acceptance of a draft withdrawal agreement by the EU-member states has provided businesses with a greater…

Robert Gibson, Audit and Assurance Director at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland

Statement in response to the publication by NISRA of the latest edition of the Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin

12th October 2018

Commenting on the Construction Output Statistics, Robert Gibson, Audit and Assurance Director at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland, said: “Following a subdued start to the year, the volume of activity in the local construction sector during the second quarter returned to levels similar to 2017. “Although the total volume of work in…

Des Gartland, Invest NI, and Richard Gillan of Grant Thornton annouce a £4 investment into Grant Thornton NI.

Major investment by Grant Thornton with 48 new jobs

8th October 2018

Grant Thornton has announced it is creating a further 48 new jobs in a £4 million investment in its Northern Ireland operation. Des Gartland, Executive Director of Regional Business, Invest Northern Ireland said: “Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading assurance, tax and advisory firms. This latest investment in the Northern Ireland operation is…

Businesses must ‘act now to intensify Brexit preparations’, Grant Thornton event hears

18th September 2018

Businesses in Northern Ireland should “act now to intensify preparations for Brexit, with just six months remaining until the UK exits the European Union”. That was the message as leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland hosted a roundtable with businesses in Belfast as it continues to assist firms with their contingency planning ahead…

Grant Thornton, Brexit

‘No Deal’ Brexit: Grant Thronton responds to UK Government preparation guides

24th August 2018

In light of the publication by the UK Government of the first tranche of guides on preparing for a ‘No Deal’ Brexit, Peter Legge, Tax Partner at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland, said: “Brexit is an opportunity to look at your organisation and review operations and strategy.  Businesses need to start planning…

Charlie Kerlin, Grant Thornton NI

Grant Thornton comments on Size and Performance of the Northern Ireland Food and Drinks Processing Sector data

27th July 2018

Commenting on the Size and Performance of the Northern Ireland Food and Drinks Processing Sector statistics, published by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA), Charlie Kerlin, Head of Agri Food at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland, said: “The data provides welcome reading for the food and drinks processing sector,…

NISRA Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin

Grant Thornton comments on Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin Q1 2018

19th July 2018

Commenting on the Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin Q1 2018, Robert Gibson, Audit and Assurance Director at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland, said: “The latest Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin shows that the sector got off to a slow start in the first quarter of 2018, following four quarters of relative consistency. “The total…

The Grant Thornton Runway Run, which took place last night (Thursday 21 June), was a runaway success for the 600 participants who completed the 5k team race on the runway of George Best Belfast City Airport shortly after 11pm.

Fourth Grant Thornton Runway Run is a runaway success

22nd June 2018

The Grant Thornton Runway Run, which took place last night (Thursday 21 June), was a runaway success for the 600 participants who completed the 5k team race on the runway of George Best Belfast City Airport shortly after 11pm. This is the fourth consecutive year of the leading business advisory firm’s event which sees teams…