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    Corporate Finance

    To borrow or not to borrow?

    There are also a growing number of lenders that are focusing on supporting growth businesses with structures that may include ‘hybrid’ debt/equity solutions, allowing the lender to participate in some “upside” of the growth to support a more ‘aggressive’ lending position.

    16 December 2021
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    Australian Tax Office

    The Next 5,000 Program

    Off the back of the Top 500 Program, which focused a review of the 500 largest private groups, the Next 5,000 Compliance Program is extending that focus to the next 5,000 largest private groups.

    16 December 2021
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    Insider threats

    Are you prepared for an insider threat?

    These kinds of threats are very common all over the world, according to a 2021 report, up to 22% of all security incidents come from insider threats.

    16 December 2021


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Corporate Finance

Corporate Finance Deal Sheet

The PKF Corporate Finance team share the current mandates/opportunities from the PKF in Australia network within this edition of the Corporate Finance Deal Sheet, outlining the current deals seeking buyers, investors, capital and acquisitions in a wide range of sectors.

January 2022
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Business insights

Pulse - Summer 2021

Closing in on the end of the year, we reflect on the rollercoaster that has been 2021, and look into the new year with hope.

December, and the holiday period, is a time for us all to relax, be thankful for the good times and give back to those less fortunate. The Salvation Army Christmas Appeal is an initiative close to the hearts of our team, and each year we look forward to placing gifts underneath the PKF Christmas tree, that are then gifted to those in need on Christmas Day.

16 December 2021
2020 Summer Pulse Front Cover

Business insights

Pulse - Summer 2020

Well what a year 2020 has been, one that none of us will forget. I am sure we will all look back on this period and take from it learnings about business and life as we were accustomed to but equally the positive lessons in life that it has delivered. As I recently read “2020 is not the year to get everything you want but the year to appreciate everything you have”. With Christmas less than a month away not a bad thought to reflect on for us all.

9 December 2021

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Business Advisory

JBS Hospitality & Events Group | Serving up the foundations of accounting advice for growth

“PKF is our go-to for business advice, which I guess has proved to be a great decision as we have expanded exponentially!"

Bri Arita


ARITA announces key timing issue in COVID-19 temporary relief measures

Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA) announced on 29 September 2020 that it has “become aware of a key timing issue in the COVID-19 temporary insolvency relief measures that has not been widely appreciated.”

2 October 2020
Audit & Assurance - Risk Management in a COVID-19 World - Ken Weldin - 2020

Risk management

Risk Management in a COVID-19 world

A business’ reputation is one of its greatest assets and can be severely damaged by being ...

10 February 2021
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Business Advisory

Gilbert Motors | Putting Tom and Sally behind the steering wheel for business growth

“PKF is an amazing foundation for our business – they make sure we make prudent decisions with investments and various other decisions.”

20th March
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JumpStart | PKF Business Advisory Services power up JumpStart to get to where they want to go faster

“PKF understand my position as a start-up…and for me, this means that we’ve been able to succeed earlier.”

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Regulation of Auditing in Australia – What does the future hold?

In this radically changing environment, independent and accurate external auditing is more critical than ever in helping determine efficient and effective capital allocation. Most would agree that recent headwinds – not the least being the COVID-19 pandemic – have created a heightened level of general uncertainty.

17 February 2020
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Watch Out for New Insolvency Laws in 2021
09 December 2020
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Business Advisory

Seven leadership qualities that will make you a more effective leader
13 January 2021
Pulse Summer Edition 2020 EDM Image David Morgan


Whistleblowing in Australia is still a work in progress – part 2
3 March 2021