A team that understands your business.

We are a team of experienced asset management professionals who have a deep understanding of the issues, challenges and opportunities of clients in the financial services sector.

Along with the highest standards of professional independence and objectivity, Grant Thornton’s proven methodology focuses on client’s critical risk areas and delivers the best work through technical expertise and detailed knowledge of the financial services industry.

Our differentiating advantage is that we operate a partner-driven hands on approach and view relationship management as a key driver to delivering superior results with no surprises.

Grant Thornton’s Financial Services Audit department offers:

  • audits of financial statements;
  • financial services preparation;
  • systems and controls reviews;
  • performance reviews; and
  • agreed upon procedure reports.
Partner Niamh Meenan

Financial Services

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We specialise in the following sectors:

  • asset management;
    • hedge funds;
    • traditional investment funds;
    • private equity funds;
    • investment managers; and
    • proprietary traders.
  • insurance;
  • banking;
  • aircraft leasing;
  • credit unions;
  • Special Purpose Vehicles and Section 110 companies; and
  • pension schemes.

Why choose Grant Thornton?

  • partner-led approach throughout the year and the audit process - not just at the beginning and end;
  • “no surprises” methodology where we take the time to understand your business, its risks, and how to address them;
  • price and timeline agreed in advance - because transparency and value are important;
  • open communication throughout - including updates on any relevant accounting issues. Single point of contact with international audit service;
  • trusted team dedicated to delivering a quality service and tailored audit approach;
  • access to an international network - to match your global footprint; and
  • international reach matched with local expertise.

If you are looking for a partner-led approach for professional, thorough, and value-driven audits, get in touch today to see what Grant Thornton can do for you.

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