HMRC Chief Executive Jon Thompson.

Jon Thompson, CEO of HMRC, to speak at Accountex 2017

The organiser of Accountex – the UK’s biggest annual accountancy exhibition and conference – has confirmed that Jon Thompson, chief executive and first permanent secretary of HM Revenue and Customs, will headline as a Keynote speaker at this year’s event. As chief executive, Mr. Thompson is responsible for delivering the department’s strategy, including HMRC’s ambitious […]

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Speakers from Sage, Xero, Thomson Reuters and 7IM confirmed

Accountex – the UK’s biggest accountancy exhibition and conference of the year, has unveiled a raft of big name speakers for its 2017 event, which returns to London ExCeL on 10-11 May. Among them are renowned financial commentator Justin Urquhart Stewart, head of corporate development and co-founder of Seven Investment Management (7IM); Gary Turner, Xero’s […]

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Visitor registration opens for Accountex 2017

Visitor registration is now open for Accountex 2017 – the UK’s biggest accountancy exhibition and conference of the year, taking place at London ExCeL on 10-11 May. Annually attracting over 6,500 attendees, Accountex may need little introduction to the profession it serves.  It’s frequently cited as the key annual event for discovering innovative new ideas […]

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Accountex previews new exhibitors & features for 2017

Accountex – The National Accountancy Exhibition & Conference, has released its first preview of new exhibitors and show theatres for 2017. Firmly established as the flagship event in the accounting calendar, and enjoying the active support of all the relevant industry associations and training bodies, Accountex will return to London ExCeL next year on 10-11 […]

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Visitor numbers up 24% at Accountex 2016

Accountex – the flagship event in the UK’s accounting calendar – has reported a significant 24% increase in unique visitors for 2016.  The two-day event, which took place at London ExCeL on 11-12 May, featured 200 exhibitors and enjoyed a total attendance of 6,597 (not including revisits). Visitors included accountants, bookkeepers, finance directors, MDs, accounts […]

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Accountex opens at ExCeL London this week

With the final preparations now well underway, this week’s Accountex – kicking off at 10am on Wednesday 11 May at ExCeL London – looks set for another record turnout, with thousands of accountancy firms, finance directors, MDs, accounts managers, tax professionals, bookkeepers, and sole practitioners preparing to visit. Firmly established as the flagship event in the […]

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Accountex 2016 previews its exhibitor show highlights

Accountex – The National Accountancy Exhibition & Conference, taking place at ExCeL London next month, on 11-12 May, will feature 200 industry leading exhibitors and over 185 CPD accredited seminars, panel sessions, and interactive workshops.  Over 5,000 accountants and finance professionals are expected to visit. The following is a preview of just some of the […]

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