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Jan 27, 2015, 07:00 ET

Technology transformation drives record dealmaking in 2014, and sets stage for 'robust' 2015

 According to EY's Global technology M&A update: October-December 2014, corporate technology dealmakers backed away from big-ticket deals...

Jan 27, 2015, 06:00 ET

Global hospitality trends point to widespread growth, cross-border M&A and new concepts in 2015

The global hospitality sector – riding a broad wave of growth, innovation and demand – is in a strong position to make further gains...

Jan 26, 2015, 15:17 ET

Premier Eye Care receives prestigious NCQA certification

 Premier Eye Care today announced that it has received Certification for Utilization Management and Credentialing from the National Committee...

Jan 26, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Insurance CFOs call for investment in finance function to help business grow through 2020 and beyond

While CFOs are aiming to place greater focus on data management and analytics capabilities to help insurers grow...

Jan 22, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Oil price collapse impacts LNG, will spur transaction activity

 After more than three years of US$100-110 per barrel oil, prices collapsed by nearly 50 percent in late 2014 as the market lost its "manager"...

Jan 22, 2015, 04:00 ET

Richard Branson and a prestigious panel of CEOs highlight new global research launched at World Economic Forum by EY and Oxford

 Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, led an event at the World Economic Forum today that unveiled initial findings from new research...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:45 ET

EY Begins Its 2015 Search for Florida's Most Innovative Entrepreneurs

 EY is calling for nominations for the 29th Annual EY Entrepreneur Of The Year awards, recognized as one of the most prestigious business...

Jan 15, 2015, 19:01 ET

Why wait 80 more years to reach gender parity?

Calling on organizations to do more to accelerate progress, EY has today published a report that highlights how...

Jan 12, 2015, 12:31 ET
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EY Center for Board Matters Highlights Top Priorities for Corporate Boards in 2015

 Keeping pace with the changing risk management landscape is nothing new for corporate boards, but as we head into 2015, leaders are facing a...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Former SEC Chief Accountant Jaime Eichen rejoins EY

 Jaime L. Eichen, former Chief Accountant for the Division of Investment Management at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission...

Jan 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
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North American oil and gas IPOs, MLPs continue steady growth

 North American oil and gas IPO activity continued to rise in 2014 as master limited partnerships (MLPs) accounted for nearly half of the...

Jan 07, 2015, 14:02 ET

EY kicks off award season by overseeing voting tabulation of the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards®

--  Hollywood anticipates results that show who will dominate in film and television kudos --  42nd consecutive year EY has worked with...

Jan 07, 2015, 09:30 ET
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EY Names Top Fraud and Corruption Trends for 2015

Today, EY Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services (FIDS) released its "Top Fraud and Corruption Trends for 2015," highlighted by a dramatic rise...

Dec 17, 2014, 10:25 ET
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Top Ten Cities for Healthy Eyes

Did you have your eyes examined this year? If you live in Boise, Idaho, chances are you did. For the second year in a row, Boise is the top state...

Dec 15, 2014, 09:30 ET
30th Edition Provides Valuable Insight for Taxpayers Preparing 2014 Returns

Year-End Tax Tips from EY

The New Year is quickly approaching, so now is the best time for taxpayers to review their 2014 tax situation and conduct a few financial tasks. It...

Dec 11, 2014, 00:01 ET
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Life insurers turn to digital solutions to continue growth

Technological advances will help insurers build upon recent improvement in annuity and life insurance sales to tap new markets and face...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Property/casualty insurers may face challenging market in 2015

 U.S. property/casualty insurers must proactively address competitive pressures, increased risk and regulatory burdens to continue...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
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EY Vantage Program celebrates its 10th year in the Americas, advising entrepreneurs in Latin America

 This year, the EY Vantage Program, which sends top-performing EY professionals abroad to advise high-impact entrepreneurs, is celebrating its...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET
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2014 realizes strongest US IPO numbers in over a decade

 With 288 deals and $95.2b raised, 2014 will end with record activity in the US IPO markets, according to the EY Global IPO Trends: 2014...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:59 ET
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Ernst & Young Foundation's 2014 Tax Educators' Symposium Focuses on the Impact of Changes to Key International and Domestic Policy

The EY Tax Educators' Symposium held this fall drew more than 80 professors from top tax accounting programs. The strong attendance and...