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Feb 21, 2017, 03:00 ET U.S. Fintech Funding and Deal Volume Drop Significantly in 2016: KPMG Q4'16 Pulse of Fintech Report

Total funding for U.S. fintech companies and deal activity dropped significantly in 2016, down to $12.8 billion from $27 billion in 2015, a result...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:30 ET Latest KPMG Spectrum Intelligence Engine Optimizes The Value Of Third-Party Contracts

As business reliance on third parties continues to increase, KPMG Spectrum is introducing a market-leading product called Contract Performance...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Healthcare CIOs Say Top Investment Priorities Will Be Optimizing Electronic Health Records & Population Health: KPMG Survey

Electronic Health Records (EHR) remain a challenge for medical practitioners, and that's why, Chief Information Officers plan to invest heavily...


Feb 13, 2017, 09:01 ET KPMG Revolutionizes The Cyber Investigations Market With First Flat-Rate Automated Tool

KPMG Cyber Security Services has launched a new, innovative tool called KPMG Digital Responder (KDR), the first flat-rate cyber investigations tool...


Feb 07, 2017, 13:55 ET KPMG Issues Survey Report on OECD's Common Reporting Standard

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, has issued a new survey report on the international Common Reporting Standard (CRS), which reveals...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:49 ET Inaugural Class Selected For KPMG Masters Program At Ohio State And Villanova Universities' Business Schools

U.S. audit, tax, and advisory firm KPMG LLP, The Ohio State University Max M. Fisher College of Business, and Villanova School of Business (VSB)...


Jan 31, 2017, 13:11 ET Non-GAAP Measures Help Provide Full Performance Picture, Says KPMG Survey Of Corporate Financial Reporting Execs

Most corporate financial reporting executives say they use non-GAAP financial measures to supplement GAAP information and help stakeholders better...


Jan 31, 2017, 08:00 ET Majority of Investors Will Increase Their U.S. Real Estate Investments This Year: KPMG Report

A majority of real estate industry leaders polled plan to increase their U.S. investments this year, as they expect continued growth in the U.S....


Jan 27, 2017, 10:04 ET KPMG Tops Thomson Reuters And Bloomberg 2016 Global Mid-Market M&A League Tables

KPMG was ranked as the leading mid-market provider of M&A services for both the number of announced and completed deals in 2016,...


Jan 25, 2017, 09:00 ET KPMG's Five Business Tax Issues For 2017

"The tax action list for business leaders in 2017 is relatively short, but it is critical for organizational success," says Jeffrey C....


Jan 24, 2017, 08:37 ET Auto Execs Say One Connected Car Generates 10 Times More Revenue Than A Conventional Vehicle: KPMG Survey

Advancements such as connectivity, big data, autonomous vehicles and artificial intelligence are driving new economic models for automakers,...


Jan 16, 2017, 13:14 ET Golfer Mariah Stackhouse Joins 'KPMG Blue For Books' Charitable Campaign

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax, and advisory firm, and professional golfer and Metro Atlanta resident Mariah Stackhouse announced that Stackhouse is...


Jan 13, 2017, 09:07 ET KPMG Recognized As A 'High Performer' In Intelligent Automation By HfS Research

A recent report on the strength of intelligent automation (IA) service providers by HfS Research, The Services Research Company™, named KPMG LLP, a...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:17 ET Venture Capital Activity Slid in 2016: KPMG Report

After two strong years, both venture capital (VC) dollars invested and the number of deals in the United States declined substantially in 2016,...


Jan 09, 2017, 12:06 ET KPMG To Build State-Of-The-Art Learning, Development, And Innovation Facility In Orlando, Florida

KPMG LLP today unveiled plans to build a state-of-the art learning, development, and innovation facility to further enhance the world-class...


Jan 05, 2017, 14:00 ET KPMG Names Andrew Bowins As Executive Director, Corporate Reputation And Digital Engagement

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced the appointment of Andrew Bowins as the firm's Executive Director of Corporate...


Jan 05, 2017, 10:20 ET Risk Management Tops Audit Committee Concerns

More than 40 percent of audit committee members surveyed recently say their risk management programs and processes require "substantial work," and...


Jan 03, 2017, 13:33 ET 2017 Agenda: Priorities for Boards, Audit Committees and Private Companies

Drawing on interactions with corporate directors and business leaders as well as insights from its research, the KPMG Board Leadership...


Dec 22, 2016, 09:00 ET U.S. Telecom CEOs Understand the Need to Be Innovative Yet Are Having Difficulty Building Innovative Cultures: KPMG Study

The majority of U.S. telecom CEOs realize that being innovative is the only way for their companies to stay competitive, yet, according to the 2016...


Dec 15, 2016, 11:30 ET KPMG FAQ Helps Businesses Gear Up for Trump-led U.S. Tax Reform

KPMG has issued a detailed report, "Understanding the Tax Reform Process: FAQ," with a high-level overview on the U.S. tax reform outlook and steps...


Dec 08, 2016, 09:00 ET Increased Investor Demands And Powerful New Voices Spur Optimism For Women In Alternatives: KPMG Report

Increasing interest from investors to allocate more capital into women owned and managed funds, coupled with public support from industry leaders,...


Dec 07, 2016, 11:03 ET 47% Of Semiconductor Execs Say Industry In Late Expansion Stage: KPMG Survey

Nearly half of semiconductor company business leaders believe their industry is in a late expansion phase and another 20 percent believe the...


Dec 06, 2016, 07:00 ET KPMG And Ivalua Align To Improve End-To-End Source-To-Pay Capabilities

KPMG LLP and Ivalua, a leading spend management solutions provider, announced an alliance to combine Ivalua's source-to-pay (S2P) cloud platform...


Nov 22, 2016, 08:37 ET Deep Learning & Autonomy Will Accelerate The Birth Of A New $1 Trillion Autonomous Mobility Services Market: KPMG Report

Deep learning, an advanced form of artificial intelligence and dynamic way of computerized decision-making, is driving significant change for...


Nov 17, 2016, 10:00 ET Amid Unprecedented Transformation, U.S. Insurance CEOs Focus On Innovation To Drive Success: KPMG Study

CEOs of U.S. insurance companies say that driving successful innovation will be critical to their continued success in the next 3 years, according...