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Sep 02, 2014, 19:01 ET
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EY completes combination with The Parthenon Group, building on its investment strategy capabilities

 The global EY organization announced today that The Parthenon Group—a global strategy consultancy with 300 professionals in offices in...

Aug 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

EY appoints Randy Miller as Global Automotive and Transportation Sector Leader

EY today announced the appointment of Randy Miller as Global Automotive and Transportation Sector Leader, effective immediately. As the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Technology M&A soars by 57% in Q2; dealmaking on course for 'blockbuster' 2014

 According to EY's Global technology M&A update: April-June 2014...

Aug 19, 2014, 12:02 ET
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Businesses Paid $671 Billion in State and Local Taxes in Fiscal Year 2013, a 4.3% Increase from 2012

 US businesses paid $671 billion in total state and local taxes in fiscal year 2013, according to an annual study prepared by Ernst & Young...

Aug 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
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EY tabulates winners of the 66th Primetime Emmy® Awards

The ballots for the 66th Primetime Emmy® Awards are in and the Los Angeles office of EY is busy triple-checking the results to ensure the...

Aug 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Oil and gas megaproject overruns to cost industry more than US$500b

 A new report by EY reveals that almost two thirds (64%) of multibillion-dollar, technically and operationally demanding megaprojects continue...

Aug 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Media and entertainment CFOs shift their primary focus from cost-cutting to growth, as economic confidence improves

 The media and entertainment industry (M&E) has moved past the economic uncertainty of the global recession and shifted their primary focus...

Aug 07, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Ernst & Young LLP strengthens its support of Gay Games 9 as the competitions commence

Ernst & Young LLP will expand its engagement in Gay Games 9 through volunteerism, event participation and more as the largest diverse amateur...

Aug 06, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Ernst & Young LLP's Todd Skrinar Named One of the 100 Most Inspiring People in Life Sciences

Todd Skrinar, principal, Ernst & Young LLP, and West Coast leader of the Advisory Life Sciences practice, has been recognized by PharmaVOICE as...

Jul 22, 2014, 09:00 ET

Global unrest assuages most fears of a price retreat

 Geopolitical unrest is impacting global oil markets, this time bringing a sigh of relief from North American unconventional oil producers. As...

Jul 21, 2014, 00:01 ET
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EY and The Parthenon Group agree to combine, building on EY's strategic advisory capabilities

The Parthenon Group, a global strategy consultancy with 300 professionals in offices in Boston, London, Mumbai, San Francisco, Shanghai and...

Jul 17, 2014, 11:28 ET

Light Colored Eyes And Common Medications Can Increase Vulnerability To UV-Related Eye Disease

 With summer in full swing, individuals with light-colored eyes should take extra precautions if they want to avoid any unnecessary damage to...

Jul 10, 2014, 09:30 ET
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US to lead the megadeal charge for second half of 2014, says EY

 Multi-billion dollar deals across a variety of sectors dominated headlines throughout the first half of 2014, and despite virtually flat US...

Jul 09, 2014, 12:53 ET
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Ernst & Young LLP named a leader in business consulting services

 Ernst & Young LLP announced today that it was recognized as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Americas Business Consulting...

Jul 07, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Back to School Eye Exams Can Save Children from a Lifetime of Visual Discomfort

In honor of August's Children's Eye Health and Safety Month, the Rand Eye Institute, a comprehensive eye care and surgical facility, is encouraging...

Jul 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

EY announces winners for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 New Jersey Award

 EY is pleased to announce the winners of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in the New Jersey region. This group of...

Jul 01, 2014, 05:00 ET

EY announces 675 new partners worldwide

EY has today announced that 675 of its people will become partners across the member firms of its organization, an increase of 33% compared to 2013...

Jun 27, 2014, 12:00 ET
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EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Recipients for Southeast Region

 EY announced at a black-tie gala on June 26 the award recipients of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award for the...

Jun 25, 2014, 10:17 ET
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Ernst & Young LLP Makes Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Youth through Expansion of College Mentoring for Access and Persistence Program

Ernst & Young LLP announced its involvement in a new multi-stakeholder Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) commitment to...

Jun 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
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US IPO Market Boasts Over 90 Effective IPOs in Second Quarter

The US IPO market continued to flourish in Q2, with 91 IPOs both effective and projected, it is the strongest quarter over the last decade, and the...