Vantage Worldwide - EMEA Episodes

Vantage Worldwide is our monthly podcast that showcases countries around the world and shares insight into doing business around the world.

Italy Edition

This edition of Vantage Worldwide features the country of Italy, a historic financial centre that is the third-largest national economy in the European Union and the eighth-largest in the world. This goes into depth on doing business in Italy and what it takes as a business to prosper and grow in the country.

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Portugal Edition

This edition of Vantage Worldwide features the country of Portugal, a major European economic hub with a strategic location and a plethora of investment opportunities. This episode delves deeper into what it takes to do business in Portugal.

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Germany Edition

This edition of Vantage Worldwide features the country of Germany, a country at the intersection of Central and Western Europe. Abacus members will discuss the various tax laws and opportunities that are available in Germany which has the largest economy in Europe, the world’s fourth-largest economy by nominal GDP.

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Luxembourg Edition

In this episode of Vantage Worldwide Abacus members, Michele Canepa and Jorge Cunha from Global Trust Advisors discuss the economic landscape of Luxembourg and the opportunities to conduct business in this European country.

UK Edition

An overview of what it takes to do business in the UK from both a legal and financial perspective. The discussion focuses on: Setting up a business in the UK; Selling goods or services into the UK; Sending employees to the UK; and Buying a business in the UK.

This episode is moderated by Edward Lee from Howes Percival LLP with panelists: 

  • Adam Stronach, Harwood Hutton Advisory Services, LLP
  • Clive J Halperin, GSC Solicitors LLP 
  • Mark Wildi, Baxter Baxter & Co

EMEA News

Abacus Worldwide welcomes Bulgarian accounting firm as member

Abacus Worldwide, LLC is pleased to announce that Bulgarian accounting firm Corporate Advisors Ltd. has joined the progressive international association of independent accounting, consulting and legal firms. The Sofia-based firm brings together accountants and business consultants to offer clients an integrated service for all their tax, business management, and finance needs. Changes to the local…
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Norwegian accounting firm MerVerdi joins Abacus Worldwide

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Texas accounting firm Pendas International joins Abacus Worldwide

Abacus Worldwide, LLC is pleased to announce that Pendas International has joined the progressive international association of independent accounting, consulting and legal firms. The Austin, TX-based firm has a strong focus on tax work, specifically helping international companies with cross-border transactional planning and aids operations via subsidiaries. Pendas also offers compliance and financial reporting services.…
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Fovera Prostasia S.A. has joined the progressive international association ​of independent accounting, consulting and legal firms.

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Factotum Group Becomes Newest Member of Abacus Worldwide

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Zayed Accounting Firm Joins TASK and Abacus Worldwide in UAE

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Four-office Egyptian law firm joins Abacus Worldwide ​an international association of independent accounting, consulting and legal firms

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Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Finspect LLP

Accounting Firm in Republic of Mauritius Joins GlobalAccounting and Law Association Working with companies of all sizes, Finspect, LLP is focused on professional accounting services that cover the needs of publicly and privately held companies and individuals. The firm focuses on the full range of financial services for growing businesses, including audit, accounting, taxation, payroll…
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Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Woods & Partners

Dublin Accounting Firm Joins International Accounting and Law Association Headquartered in Dublin, Woods & Partners becomes the first Irish connection for Abacus Worldwide members. The firm has a team of 24 people handling audit, tax, corporate finance, and BREXIT and cross-border solutions, among other areas of expertise. The firm was founded in 2013 and works…
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Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, CMCA

Verona, Italy Accounting Firm Joins International Accounting and Law Association Servicing both public and private clients, CMCA Consulenti Associati have been providing Tax, Audit and Corporate Finance assistance to large and medium sized companies for the past 40 years. CMCA boast several awards including Partner Enrico Colantoni who was recognized within the ‘Top 50 professionals…
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Abacus Worldwide Admits New Member Firm, Velvet Avocats

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petra-goeckel
ADJUVA Treuhand GmbH Munich, Germany

Petra Goeckel

"With Abacus Worldwide, we have found a network of business minded professionals with an international mindset. We have found great opportunities to collaborate and to share knowledge and experience. Due to our membership, we have grown our business and helped clients abroad."