Big4 Auditor Changes week ending 20 Apr 2014

Ten auditor changes involving Big4 firms this week. Ernst & Young continues to lose clients, but proved they aren’t totally out of it by picking up a new client, Karyopharm Therapeutics.  PwC castoffs Blount International and Mattson Technology engaged KPMG and Armanino, respectively.

Here are the changes:

Filing Date Company Location Old Auditor New Auditor Dismissal / Resignation
4/14/2014 DTS, Inc. CA Grant Thornton LLP Deloitte & Touche LLP Dismissal
4/15/2014 Matador Resources Company TX Grant Thornton LLP KPMG LLP Dismissal
4/15/2014 Quanex Building Products Corporation TX Deloitte & Touche LLP Grant Thornton LLP Dismissal
4/15/2014 Blount International, Inc. OR Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP KPMG LLP Decline To Stand
4/15/2014 Mattson Technology, Inc. CA Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP Armanino LLP Decline To Stand
4/16/2014 Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT, Inc. FL Ernst & Young LLP KPMG LLP Dismissal
4/16/2014 BRE Select Hotels Corp. NY Ernst & Young LLP Deloitte & Touche LLP Dismissal
4/17/2014 Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. FL Ernst & Young LLP Grant Thornton LLP Dismissal
4/17/2014 Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. MA McGladrey LLP Ernst & Young LLP Dismissal
4/18/2014 Amedica Corporation UT Ernst & Young LLP Mantyla McReynolds LLC Dismissal

Interested in more than just Big4 auditor changes? Check out our sister site, the Auditor Carousel, which covers auditor changes involving firms of all sizes.

Happy Easter!

Round and round and round…

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