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Feb 16, 2017, 08:02 ET Prolonged low oil prices force National Oil Companies to rethink their business models

National oil companies (NOCs) are under pressure to evolve from a volume to value business model in a lasting low oil price environment, according...


Feb 15, 2017, 07:58 ET Survey shows utilities' cybersecurity not keeping up with technology

An overwhelming majority (89%) of power and utility executives say their cybersecurity function does not fully meet their organization's needs,...


Feb 14, 2017, 10:00 ET EY announces new joint offerings with Microsoft to help businesses secure their digital transformation and fight cyber crime

As more companies embrace digital technologies to grow their business, EY today announced a number of new initiatives with Microsoft designed to...


Feb 14, 2017, 03:00 ET EY named Leading Global Provider of Services to Hedge Funds

EY was named Leading Global Provider of Services to Hedge Funds by The Hedge Fund Journal Awards 2017. EY received this recognition for its...


Feb 09, 2017, 07:58 ET Global power and utilities deal value declines year-on-year in 2016

Global power and utilities deal value fell 4% year-on-year to US$192.3b in 2016 compared to US$200b in 2015, according to EY report Power...


Feb 01, 2017, 07:58 ET Global oil and gas deal value reached US$395b in 2016 with help from megadeals

Global oil and gas deal activity in 2016 recovered from a slow start to the year with help from the announcements of midstream and oilfield...


Jan 26, 2017, 13:36 ET EY Opens Call for 2017 Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award Nominations

EY announced today that nominations have opened for its annual Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards, widely considered one of the most prestigious...


Jan 26, 2017, 08:44 ET EY launches Future Work Now to put human back in human resources

EY announced today a new service offering and holistic program that helps companies develop workforces optimized for the new, highly digital work...


Jan 18, 2017, 10:42 ET Private equity CFOs focus on developing talent and enabling digital technology to stay competitive

Private equity chief financial officers (CFOs) are now looking to mature their operating model after focusing on implementing baseline technologies...


Jan 09, 2017, 00:01 ET Biopharmaceutical M&A expected to soar in 2017 as pricing pressures dim global revenue outlook

The biopharmaceutical industry's desire for inorganic growth is expected to intensify an already heated mergers and acquisitions (M&A)...


Jan 08, 2017, 19:05 ET EY awards US$1m to winners of the global Better begins with you program

EY has awarded US$1m to the 2016 winners of its global program, Better begins with you, which recognizes outstanding EY people and teams who have...


Jan 03, 2017, 12:01 ET EY tabulates votes for 2017 Golden Globe Awards® at the start of Hollywood's award season

EY is kicking off the New Year by tabulating the votes for one of Hollywood's most prestigious award shows: the Hollywood Foreign Press...


Dec 21, 2016, 11:31 ET Businesses Paid over $707 Billion in State and Local Taxes in FY2015

Businesses paid more than $707.5 billion in state and local taxes in FY2015, an increase of 1.9% from FY2014, according to a newly released study...


Dec 21, 2016, 10:25 ET EY brings home three 2016 Stevie® Awards for Women in Business

Ernst & Young LLP announced today that three EY leaders were selected among the top female executives worldwide at the 13th annual Stevie®...


Dec 19, 2016, 12:43 ET Start 2016 Tax Planning before the New Year's ball drops

Despite the increased prospect of tax reform under the President-elect, the tax policies and regulations for 2016 have been in place all year. That...


Dec 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Policy, digital and workforce innovation ahead in 2017, says EY US oil and gas outlook

As tax reform and regulatory easing across the US oil and gas industry are anticipated in a new administration, EY expects innovation in financial...


Dec 14, 2016, 19:01 ET Eyes turn to 2017 for growth as the IPO market still reels from uncertainty in 2016

Entrepreneurial and investor confidence was challenged throughout 2016 by heightened political and economic uncertainty globally. As a result, the...


Dec 13, 2016, 19:00 ET Global organizations better prepared to predict and resist cyber attacks, but struggle to recover from them, EY survey finds

Global organizations are more confident than ever that they can predict and resist a sophisticated cyber attack, but are falling short of...


Dec 08, 2016, 10:00 ET EY ranked one of top cybersecurity consulting organizations by Cybersecurity Ventures

EY has been named one of the world's top cybersecurity consulting organizations to watch in 2017 by Cybersecurity Ventures, a global research and...


Dec 07, 2016, 09:00 ET 2017 EY Insurance Outlooks: Growth and security are key drivers for accelerated transformation in both Life and Property & Casualty Sectors

The coming year promises to be a year of continued disruption on several fronts for the insurance industry: changing consumer demands, digital...


Dec 06, 2016, 10:22 ET EY releases latest Financial Wellness Assessment analysis

Today's release of the EY Financial Wellness Assessment provides a look at the financial well-being of full-time employed U.S. adults...


Dec 06, 2016, 08:00 ET Sector convergence and digital disruption drive dealmaking uptick for media and entertainment

The M&A outlook for the media and entertainment (M&E) sector is being driven by sector convergence and digital disruption, according to...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:00 ET Geopolitical uncertainty and a shifting global landscape will not deter dealmaking in 2017 as US companies confront unprecedented disruption, says EY

M&A is poised for an uptick in 2017 as management teams across sectors are simultaneously pressured to adapt to dramatic market shifts and...


Nov 30, 2016, 10:11 ET EY Tax Guide 2017 now available

The EY Tax Guide 2017 is now available online and in bookstores nationwide to help guide taxpayers through tax filing season. The 32nd edition of...


Nov 30, 2016, 00:01 ET Aspiring finance leaders need to go beyond number counting as traditional path to leadership is disrupted

The chief financial officer (CFO) of the future will change according to an EY global survey of 769 finance leaders. Aspiring CFOs must develop...