McLean, Va. (Oct. 3, 2002) -- KPMG Consulting, which separated from its auditing parent and became a publicly traded entity in February 2001, has changed its name to BearingPoint Inc.As part of its re-imaging, the firm also will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange Oct. 3 under the symbol "BE." The company currently trades on Nasdaq.

Earlier this year, KPMG Consulting, which provides management and technology services, said it would change its name to distance itself from the accounting profession, which had been bruised by a spate of corporate scandals.

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