Global professional information and software combine Wolters Kluwer has bought accounting analyst Company Reporting for an undisclosed sum.
Company Reporting specialises in examining the annual reports and financial statements of listed companies to identify how they comply with accounting and corporate governance standards. Designed for financial analysts, corporate accountants and the firms serving them, the Company Reporting service is claimed to help identify reporting trends, best practices and examples where company accounts have diverged from GAAP.
Company Reporting will become part of Wolters Kluwer’s CCH UK division.
Douglas Broom, head of information at CCH, commented that after an initial period running the Company Reporting product as it is, the intention was to...