Krebs on Security – Payments Giant Verifone Investigating Breach
Credit and debit card payments giant Verifone [NYSE: PAY] is investigating a breach of its internal computer networks that appears to have impacted a number of companies running its point-of-sale solutions, according to sources. Verifone says the extent of the breach was limited to its corporate network and that its payment services network was not impacted.San Jose,…

5 Trends Shaping the Future of Accounting Marketing
Accountancy marketing is changing. Business development and marketing strategies that have worked for 50 years are losing their effectiveness and fierce, new competitors are cropping up everywhere. Any major change in the marketplace, however, brings not only threats but exciting new opportunities, too. And firms that understand the forces shaping the future of the professional… (0 comment)

Wealth Advisory Services And Citizenship For Sale
On a recent foggy morning, I was surfing through the news channels when I came across a story on the BBC news channel about ‘citizenship for sale’ with several references to the United States EB-5 visa program which allows foreigners to invest in real-estate projects in exchange for a fast-tracked green card application.   The… (0 comment)

Who Will Watch The Watchers?
The reputation of KPMG, one of the Big Four accounting firms, took another hit recently, when it fired five partners, including the head of its audit practice in the United States, for “unethical behavior.” The firings come on top of existing questions about the firm’s policies and practices: KPMG has for years been the auditor… (0 comment)

Xero Selects Expensify for Internal Receipt and Expense Management
Expensify, the only travel & expense management solution employees ask for by name, today announced that it is the fastest growing ERP software worldwide according to the Gartner report, “Market Share: All Software Markets, Worldwide, 2014,” published on March 31, 2015. According to the report’s data, Expensify was the fastest growing ERP software, globally, by…