Big4 Auditor Changes week ending 03 Jan 2016

Wishing you a happy and prosperous 2016.

After a week off, the Big4 Carousel is back in action.

Penske Automotive notes in its filing that Deloitte serves as the company’s auditor, but relies on KPMG to audit its subsidiary that holds the company’s international international operations, UAG UK Holdings Limited. The subsidiary auditor, is what’s changing, from one version of KPMG to another.

Filing Date Company Location Old Auditor New Auditor Dismissal / Resignation
12/18/2015* Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. NJ CohnReznick LLP KPMG LLP Dismissal
12/18/2015 Gramercy Property Trust (formerly Chambers Street Properties) NY Deloitte & Touche LLP Ernst & Young LLP Dismissal
12/21/2015 BMC Stock Holdings, Inc. GA KPMG LLP Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP Dismissal
12/21/2015 Trustmark Corporation MS KPMG LLP Crowe Horwath LLP Dismissal
12/24/2015 Penske Automotive Group, Inc. MI KPMG Audit Plc KPMG LLP Resignation
12/30/2015 Matthews International Corporation PA Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP Ernst & Young LLP Dismissal

*Our last post for the ween ended Dec 20 omitted changes that happened on Dec 18. They are included with this post.

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Round and round and round…


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