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Feb 09, 2016, 09:00 ET
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Highlights from the January TTC/EY Tax Reform Business Barometer

The Tax Council and the Quantitative Economics and Statistics (QUEST) practice of Ernst & Young LLP conducted the first Tax Reform Business...

Feb 08, 2016, 08:00 ET
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New research from The Peterson Institute for International Economics and EY reveals significant correlation between women in corporate leadership and profitability

New research from The Peterson Institute for International Economics and EY shows that having more female leaders in business can significantly...

Feb 08, 2016, 04:00 ET

EY announces its EY Synapse Analytics-as-a-Service platform to accelerate delivery of analytics-driven insights to businesses globally

EY has announced its global Analytics-as-a-Service (AaaS) platform, EY Synapse, to accelerate the delivery of analytics-driven insights that...

Feb 04, 2016, 15:07 ET

My Eye Media expands Quality Control services and continues investing in High Dynamic Range with Wider Color Gamut and Immersive Audio technologies

My Eye Media (www.myeyemedia.com) announces their continued expansion of high dynamic range (HDR) with wider color gamut and immersive audio...

Feb 02, 2016, 07:25 ET
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BCRS Associates LLC members join EY Private Client Services

 EY announced today that members of BCRS Associates LLC (BCRS), including co-founders John Cook and Joe Bulger, are now a part of the Ernst...

Feb 01, 2016, 08:05 ET

Industry distress to fuel oil and gas transaction activity as crude price dives

 More oil and gas companies are expected to succumb to stress in the sector, which will drive transactions in 2016, after global deal volume...

Jan 27, 2016, 10:00 ET
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EY expands SAP® S/4 HANA capabilities with opening of new Experience Center

EY announced today it is extending its SAP-related services through the opening of the EY Experience Center for SAP services in Alpharetta,...

Jan 27, 2016, 07:01 ET

Private equity funds and investors view data and digital solutions as the keys to winning the regulatory and reporting game

Private equity CFOs are facing wide-ranging reporting demands from regulators and investors in the years since the financial crisis, leading...

Jan 27, 2016, 07:00 ET

Tech megadeals rise in 4Q15, driving 2015 to all-time value record

The fourth quarter of 2015 concluded a year of multiple global technology dealmaking records, meaning that 2015 set a new all-time high for annual...

Jan 25, 2016, 19:01 ET

Divestment appetite more than doubles in 2016 with companies funding growth through strategic sales

-- 49% of companies plan to divest within the next two years -- 70% of corporates use divestments to fund growth -- Access to data is the biggest...

Jan 25, 2016, 08:20 ET
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Significant increase in risk from cyber breaches and insider threats among top drivers of investment in forensic data analytics

 Cyber breaches and insider threats, which include malicious insiders stealing, manipulating or destroying data, are the fastest-growing risks...

Jan 20, 2016, 14:06 ET
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Largest-Ever Study of Its Kind Keeps USC Eye Institute at Forefront of Pediatric Eye Research as Clinicians Around the World Seek Causes, Cures to Childhood Myopia

 The largest study of childhood eye diseases ever undertaken in the U.S. confirms that the incidence of childhood myopia among American...

Jan 13, 2016, 08:40 ET
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Family Office Metrics members join EY

EY announced today that the members of Family Office Metrics are now a part of the Ernst & Young LLP Family Office Advisory services team....

Jan 11, 2016, 08:35 ET

New Optometry Practice in West St. Paul Region

 Baars Eye Care, an independent, full-service optometry practice, is pleased to announce the opening of its new practice in the West St. Paul...

Jan 08, 2016, 08:00 ET
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Blake D. Rubin and Andrea M. Whiteway Join EY Tax

EY announced today that Blake D. Rubin and Andrea M. Whiteway have joined the Tax Partnership Transactional Planning & Economics Group of Ernst...

Jan 06, 2016, 13:56 ET

EY to discuss audience engagement at the 2016 Entertainment Summit at CES in Las Vegas

-- EY media and entertainment (M&E) leaders to discuss new trends and strategies for reaching audiences and better understanding...

Jan 06, 2016, 09:30 ET
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IRS Large Business & International Division Counsel joins EY Tax Controversy practice in the US

 Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Linda Kroening joined its Tax Policy & Controversy group as an Executive Director located in...

Jan 06, 2016, 08:00 ET

EY kicks off Hollywood awards season, finalizing the results of the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards®

 The Hollywood award season is back. For the 43rd consecutive year, EY will oversee the voting process for the Hollywood Foreign Press...

Jan 05, 2016, 12:18 ET
Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, co-director of the USC Eye Institute and creator of the Argus II retinal implant (seen in photo), to be awarded National Medal of Technology and Innovation by President Obama

President Obama honors USC Eye Institute's Dr. Mark Humayun with National Medal of Technology and Innovation

 At a January 22 White House ceremony, President Barack Obama will award Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, co-director of the USC Eye Institute and...

Dec 18, 2015, 08:45 ET
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EY poised for growth with new Tax leadership roles

 EY announced today several changes to some of its most significant leadership positions in Tax Services within EY Americas. Among the changes,...