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Jan 8 2018

EQ supports Maggie’s Penguin Parade

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We are pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring one of Maggie’s penguins in Maggie’s Penguin Parade, a free and accessible public art and cultural event that will see a colony of colourful, giant penguins invade the city of Dundee and surrounding area in Summer 2018. Maggie’s offer free practical, emotional and social support to more

Oct 20 2017

Winners of Most Innovative Large Firm of the year

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We are delighted to be awarded ‘Most Innovative Large Firm’ at the 2020 Annual Innovation Awards for our commitment to continuous improvement and innovation. The award was presented to our Managers Rachel Bell, Scott Greig, Sarah Millar and Michael Stephenson at a gala dinner in Birmingham last night (Thursday 19 October 2017). 2020 Innovation is a more

Oct 5 2017

Finalist for Most Innovative Large Firm of the Year

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We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in the ‘Most Innovative Large Firm’ category of the 2020 Annual Innovation Awards for our commitment to continuous improvement and innovation. 2020 Innovation is a long established UK wide training provider to the accountancy profession, with several hundred member firms across the country. We were more

Oct 2 2017

It all Adds Up – Supporting Maths Week

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To help boost the image and enjoyment of maths, we contributed £250 towards a host of activities and challenges which St Pius X RC Primary School pupils, including nursery children, embarked on as part of the inaugural launch of ‘Maths Week Scotland’. The Scottish Government campaign ran from 11 to 17 September 2017, with St more

Sep 22 2017

Double Success for Verdant Spirits Limited

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EQ clients Verdant Spirits Limited were toasting double success last week at the inaugural Scottish Gin Awards, not only picking up the Gold medal in the London Dry Gin category, but then being awarded the main prize of the evening; “Gin of the Year”. Founding Director Andrew Mackenzie and his team, including his partner Judy more

Sep 13 2017

A huge welcome to our new recruits

Categories: People

Our seven new Chartered Accountancy trainees recently gathered at our Dundee office for training. Our new recruits will be spread across all offices, with two trainees based in Dundee, Forfar and Glenrothes and one in Cupar. While providing opportunities in the local area, the investment in trainees will also help support the future growth of the more

Jun 30 2017

New appointment for our Glenrothes office

Categories: People

A new Manager has been appointed within our Glenrothes office. Michael Stephenson (30) joined the firm from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) on Monday 19 June 2017. Michael qualified as a CA in 2012 and joins us as an Audit Manager having worked with PwC since embarking on his ICAS training in 2009. He was originally based in more

Jun 19 2017

Our former partner, Keith Hopkins awarded an MBE

Categories: People

We are delighted to announce that our former Partner, Keith Hopkins was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for his services to charity and the local community. Keith and his wife Mary have lived in Kirriemuir since moving north from Kent in the late 1970s, in order to open the very first more