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Oct 22, 2014, 09:30 ET

Former ESPN Chair George Bodenheimer To Address KPMG's Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium

Former ESPN Executive Chairman George Bodenheimer will serve as a keynote speaker at KPMG LLP's 24th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:29 ET

KPMG Deepens New York Start-Up Presence Through Sponsorship With WeWork Labs

KPMG – the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm – has entered into a sponsorship agreement with WeWork Labs (WeWork) – a...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:45 ET

KPMG Reaches Living Green Program Milestone With 25th LEED-Certified Office in U.S.

 KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced that its Short Hills, New Jersey office attained Leadership in Energy and...

Oct 20, 2014, 11:13 ET

KPMG LLP's Amy Matsuo Named to Consulting Magazine's 2014 Women Leaders in Consulting List

Amy Matsuo, principal in KPMG LLP's Regulatory Risk service network and National Leader of the firm's Financial Services Enterprise-wide Compliance...

Oct 09, 2014, 12:57 ET

Consumer Goods Executives Focused On Transforming Their Businesses: KPMG Survey

 Focusing on updating operational efficiencies and applicable technology, increasing spending to expand or improve facilities and continuing...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:57 ET

Media & Telecom Execs Expect Transformational Change In Their Businesses Over Next Three Years

Continued convergence within and between the media and telecommunications industries, and the impact of emerging technologies are just two of the...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:29 ET

Bob Woodward To Deliver Keynote At KPMG Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bob Woodward will serve as the keynote speaker at one of the accounting industry's most popular educational...

Oct 06, 2014, 09:17 ET

KPMG LLP and MetricStream Announce Strategic Alliance to Provide GRC Services and Technology Solutions

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, and MetricStream, a market leader in governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) solutions, today...

Oct 03, 2014, 09:43 ET

ALPFA Honors Outstanding KPMG Professionals With Prestigious Awards For Promoting Diversity And Inclusion

ALPFA, the largest Latino association in the U.S., awarded two KPMG professionals with prestigious awards for their commitment to promoting...

Oct 02, 2014, 00:01 ET

KPMG Acquires Certain Assets Of Cybersecurity Firm Qubera Solutions

 KPMG LLP (U.S.) and KPMG LLP (UK) have acquired certain assets of Qubera Solutions ("Qubera"), a leading privately-held cybersecurity firm...

Sep 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

KPMG Supports Redevelopment Of Junior Achievement Curriculum To Increase Financial Literacy Among Students

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, and Junior Achievement USA (JA) today introduced a redeveloped digital curriculum and accompanying...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:30 ET

New Research From KPMG and HfS Shows Investments in Outsourcing and Shared Services Significantly Increasing, Becoming More Integrated

Approximately seven out of 10 (72%) major enterprises plan to increase their outsourcing services investments, and 61% are increasing their...

Sep 25, 2014, 09:48 ET
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Nearly All Top Film And Television Titles Are Available To U.S. Consumers Through Legal Online Services: KPMG Study

As of December 2013, 94 percent of the most popular and critically acclaimed films were legally available in the U.S. through online...

Sep 24, 2014, 10:05 ET

KPMG And Nuix Form Strategic Alliance To Help Clients Manage Unstructured Data

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory services firm, and Nuix, a technology company that enables people to make fact-based decisions from...

Sep 24, 2014, 09:30 ET

KPMG Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium To Address New Revenue Recognition, FASB Developments

 KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, announced today that its 24th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium will deliver...

Sep 17, 2014, 15:48 ET

KPMG Webcast Will Examine OECD's Initial Guidance On Action Plan On Base Erosion And Profit Shifting

 KPMG's Tax Governance Institute (TGI) will examine the initial guidance from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)...

Sep 17, 2014, 10:40 ET

KPMG Recognized as Leader in Litigation Consulting Services, Predictive Coding and Forensic and Business Accounting in New York Law Journal Reader Rankings

The Fifth Annual New York Law Journal 2014 Reader Rankings found KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, the top service provider in five...

Sep 17, 2014, 08:01 ET
U.S. College and University Leaders views on issues and trends in higher education, according to KPMG survey. Concerns about maintaining enrollment continue to mount among higher education leaders with 85 percent saying they are "very or somewhat" concerned, an increase of nearly 20 percent in just 24 months. Students/parents inability to pay tuition was cited by 66 percent of respondents as the top factor impacting enrollment. While using social media to better communicate with students is a top priority for leaders, 46 percent said online harassment/cyber stalking was the top unforeseen problem caused by social media. (PRNewsFoto/KPMG LLP)

Increasing Number Of College And University Leaders Concerned About Maintaining Student Enrollment, Says KPMG Survey

 An overwhelming number of higher education leaders are increasingly concerned about their ability to maintain current enrollment levels,...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:15 ET

KPMG Statements on Guidance from Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on 2014 Deliverables of Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Initiative

 The following statements are being issued today by KPMG concerning the first recommendations issued by the Organisation for Economic...

Sep 15, 2014, 10:30 ET

KPMG Study: CEOs To Step Up Customer Focus In Next Three Years

In a recent study by KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, chief executives indicated their companies will be significantly more...