Hiring of accounting and finance employees is anticipated to increase in the fourth quarter, according to a newly released survey of CFOs in the United States.

Nine percent of the 1,400 CFOs surveyed by staffing firm Robert Half International plan to add full-time employees in the fourth quarter. On the other hand, 3 percent expect to reduce staff. But that still leaves a net 6 percent increase, or three percentage points above the hiring projection in the third quarter.

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