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Nov 07, 2016, 10:55 ET Tim Zanni Appointed Global and U.S. Chair of KPMG's Technology, Media and Telecommunications Practice

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG International today announced Tim Zanni has been appointed the new Global and U.S. Chair of...


Oct 31, 2016, 00:01 ET Business Executives Lack Confidence in Generating Trusted Insights from Data and Analytics: KPMG Survey

Most business leaders today believe in the value of using data and analytics (D&A) throughout their organizations, but say they lack confidence...


Oct 20, 2016, 00:01 ET Innovation To Play Critical Role In Managing Hedge Funds: KPMG/AIMA/MFA Survey Finds

Hedge fund managers are innovating and increasing their investment in technology to create new competitive advantages and to address regulatory and...


Oct 13, 2016, 10:33 ET Softness in U.S. Venture Capital Continues in Q3'16: KPMG Report

Venture capital (VC) investment and deal volume continued to be weak in Q3'16, according to Venture Pulse, the quarterly global report on VC trends...


Oct 13, 2016, 07:00 ET VC funding falls to two-year low: KPMG and CB Insights

Global deal activity flat in Q3 as funding dollars slide 14 percent from Q2 2016; the decline across the North American, Europe, and Asia driven by...


Oct 10, 2016, 09:00 ET KPMG International Appoints Regina Mayor Global Sector Head of Energy and Natural Resources Practice

KPMG International is pleased to announce Regina Mayor as the new Global Sector Head of the Energy and Natural Resources (ENR) practice, effective...


Oct 03, 2016, 07:00 ET KPMG führt @gov ein: eine neue Quelle mit der Regierungsmitarbeiter umwälzende Einblicke und Ideen erhalten

KPMG International hat @gov eingeführt, eine neue Online-Quelle, die dazu gedacht ist, zukunftsweisenden und umwälzenden...


Oct 03, 2016, 07:00 ET KPMG lanza @gov, un nuevo recurso que proporciona la visión de transformación e ideas para profesionales del gobierno

KPMG International ha lanzado @gov, un nuevo recurso online diseñado para proporcionar visiones de transformación de pensamiento...


Oct 03, 2016, 07:00 ET KPMG lance @gov, une nouvelle source d'idées et de connaissances transformationnelles à l'intention des dirigeants du secteur public

KPMG International a lancé @gov, une nouvelle ressource en ligne destinée à fournir des connaissances transformationnelles...


Oct 03, 2016, 07:00 ET KPMG launches @gov, a new resource bringing transformational insights and ideas to government professionals

TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - KPMG International has launched @gov, a new online resource designed to deliver...


Sep 13, 2016, 00:01 ET Construction companies should seize opportunities to benefit from new technologies: KPMG report

 Despite substantial investments, the construction industry is struggling to gain the full benefits of technologies including advanced...


Sep 06, 2016, 09:08 ET Exitoso y resistente: European Family Businesses invierte su futuro en el talento y la innovación

- Los negocios familiares de Europa demuestran una elevada confianza y resistencia destacada a las presiones y retos externos. - Los...


Jul 20, 2016, 07:00 ET KPMG Awarded Microsoft's Azure Business Transformation Win of the Year

TORONTO, July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - KPMG International and KPMG in Canada were awarded the Azure Business Transformation Win of the Year by...


Jul 19, 2016, 07:00 ET Number of VC deals falls for fourth consecutive quarter: KPMG and CB Insights

Handful of USD$1 billion-plus investments in highly valued unicorns buoy funding in North America and Asia, while global deal activity continues to...


Jun 30, 2016, 00:01 ET Next 3 years more critical than previous 50 as global CEOs believe it is now or never to transform their company

KPMG International survey finds CEOs' optimism based on technology, speed and...


Jun 30, 2016, 00:01 ET Next 3 Years More Critical Than Previous 50 as Global CEOs Believe it is Now or Never to Transform Their Company

KPMG International survey finds CEOs' optimism based on technology, speed and...


Jun 14, 2016, 11:18 ET Consumer Goods Cos. Need Deeper, Multi-Dimensional Understanding Of Customers

 Consumer goods companies are transforming themselves into fully integrated, omni-businesses in order to respond to the needs of customers...


Jun 13, 2016, 00:01 ET Drastic measures needed if insurance sector is to reinvent itself, finds KPMG International report

 Faced with disruptive economic, demographic and technological change, most insurers are struggling to reinvent their organizations for the...


May 25, 2016, 13:32 ET U.S. Fintech Deal Activity Increases To $1.7B In Q1'16 After Cooling Off Last Two Quarters Of 2015: KPMG & CB Insights Report

Venture funding in the U.S. fintech sector increased 70 percent during Q1'16 from Q4'15, to $1.7 billion after experiencing a slowdown in the last...


May 25, 2016, 07:00 ET Fintech funding roars back in Q1'16, fueled by $100M+ mega-rounds: KPMG and CB Insights

KPMG and CB Insights release their latest quarterly fintech venture capital (VC) report, highlighting a rebound in funding and deals. TORONTO, May...


Jan 20, 2016, 11:45 ET Despite Drastic Slowdown In Q4, U.S. Venture Capital Funding Exceeds $72B, Record Year In 2015: KPMG Report

 After a remarkable first half of Unicorns, mega-rounds, and tech bubble chatter in 2015, overall market concerns around valuations, burn...


Jan 19, 2016, 07:00 ET Venture Capital Funding Activity Slows Drastically in Q4'15: KPMG and CB Insights

KPMG and CB Insights' Q4 2015 quarterly VC report highlights a banner year for venture capital funding, with a pullback in private market investing...


Dec 09, 2015, 19:01 ET Investments in new services and innovation drive KPMG growth

- Investments in new services, acquisitions and strong growth across core services drive fiscal year (FY) revenues of US$24.44 billion -...


Dec 03, 2015, 00:01 ET La información empresarial sobre el carbono necesita un ajuste: Estudio mundial de KPMG

La información clave no está en los informes de responsabilidad empresarial y finanzas anuales   Las directrices globales...


Dec 03, 2015, 00:01 ET Le reporting carbone des entreprises a besoin d'être revu : l'étude mondiale de KPMG

Il manque des informations clés dans les rapports financiers et de responsabilité sociale des entreprises   Des directives...