18 Jun 2012

The Ordre des CPA was created in May 2012 following the unification of the accounting profession in Quebec. It results from the merger of the Ordre des comptables agréés (CA), Ordre des comptables généraux accrédités (CGA) and Ordre des comptables en management accrédités (CMA). The Ordre now represents all areas of expertise of the accounting profession—assurance, financial accounting, management and management accounting, finance and taxation—at the service of enterprises, organizations and the general public. This explains why Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s partners and experts whose previous title was CA, CMA or CGA will now be designated as CPA.

Benefits for the Public

With a single gateway to the mechanisms for protecting the public and regulations that draw on the highest ethical and professional standards of the three orders, the new Ordre des CPA has the tools it needs to better protect the public. Unification also allows for the introduction of a new single core designation and globally recognized business credential for professional accountants in all economic sectors.

The Ordre des CPA du Québec has over 35,000 members and 6,500 candidates for the practice of the profession. To learn more about the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec and the accounting profession, visit www.cpa-quebec.com.

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07 Jun 2012

On May 23, 2012, members of the Recovery and Reorganization Group at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton took part in the very first edition of the Rallye Montréal inc. in support of the Fondation du maire: le Montréal inc. de demain.

The team of five cyclists were Boris Roussimoff-Stoëff (Senior Manager), Marie-Josée Mourand (Administrative Assistant), Geneviève Pagé (Lead Senior Manager), Michèle Ouellette (Marketing Consultant) and Julie Marcotte-Levasseur (Administrative Assistant).

BIXI Spin Worth $120,000

Our valiant team cycled on BIXIs in downtown Montréal taking on various challenges along the way. The rally raised $120,000 that will be invested in bursaries and services for young Montréal entrepreneurs as a contribution to their start-up phase.

Congratulations to the cyclists and good luck to the young entrepreneurs in all their endeavours!

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01 Jun 2012

Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is now ranked the 67th biggest company in Quebec, according to Les Affaires (2012 summer edition). Thanks to it 2,256 employees, the Firm has moved up to 67th place this year from 72nd place in 2011.

First Among Quebec Accounting Firms

You may recall that Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton now ranks first on the list of Top 25 accounting firms in Quebec, according to Les Affaires (April 28, 2012 edition).

Here’s further proof that, without a doubt, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton has the instinct for growth and is the leading advisor of dynamic Quebec businesses!