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Aug 19, 2014, 09:00 ET
Gary Matuszak, Global Chair, KPMG Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice. (PRNewsFoto/KPMG LLP)

Tech CEOs Expect Greatest Profits In 2017: KPMG Survey

 U.S. technology chief executive officers believe tech's growth will continue unabated for the next few years, with peak profits predicted by...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:20 ET

Banking Execs Focused On Improving Customer Experience Amid Increased Competition From Non-Traditional Competitors: KPMG Survey

Faced with losing market share to non-traditional competitors, senior bank executives say they are squarely focused on improving the customer...

Jul 17, 2014, 11:50 ET

Tax Practitioners Predict Streamlined Transfer Pricing Audits With New IRS Roadmap Tool, Says KPMG Survey

 Most companies involved with transfer pricing believe that a streamlined audit process will be the greatest benefit resulting from the new...

Jul 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

KPMG Completes Rothstein Kass Transaction, Propelling The Firm's Leadership In The U.S. Hedge Fund Market

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, has completed its acquisition of certain assets of Rothstein Kass and the admission of most...

Jun 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

More Energy Execs Believe U.S. Can Achieve Energy Independence Within 15 Years: KPMG Survey

 More and more energy executives believe the United States can attain energy independence within the next 15 years, eliminating the U.S....

Jun 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Cincinnati, Cleveland, Atlanta Score High Marks As Most Tax-Friendly Large Cities For Business: KPMG Report

Cincinnati, Cleveland, Atlanta, Baltimore and Pittsburgh offer the most favorable tax structures for businesses among U.S. cities/locations with...

Jun 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Canada remains most competitive business tax environment worldwide: KPMG

Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal lead international cities for tax competitiveness TORONTO, June 17, 2014 /CNW/ - KPMG's Competitive Alternatives...

Jun 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

KPMG Appoints John Gimigliano Head Of Federal Tax Legislative And Regulatory Services

 KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, has named John P. Gimigliano as principal in charge of the Federal Legislative and Regulatory...

May 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

KPMG Becomes Premier Professional Services Provider In U.S. Hedge Fund Market With Addition Of Rothstein Kass Partners And Employees

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, and Rothstein Kass, a leading professional services firm in the hedge fund industry, have...

May 07, 2014, 16:37 ET

KPMG And RMA Survey: Board And C-level Recognition Of Operational Risk Management Rising Within Financial Institutions

 According to a new survey report released by KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, and The Risk Management Association (RMA), large...

May 06, 2014, 12:50 ET

KPMG Survey: Corporate Tax Leaders Skeptical That OECD Will Meet Goals Of "BEPS" Action Plan By Deadline

 While significant progress continues to be made by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on its Action Plan on...

Apr 09, 2014, 11:38 ET

KPMG Survey: Companies Remain Lost When It Comes To Tax And The Cloud

While industry leaders continue to rank cloud a key driver in business transformation for enterprises over the next three years, results of a new...

Mar 27, 2014, 08:08 ET

Atlanta Most Cost-Friendly Business Location Among Large U.S. Cities; Cincinnati, Orlando Follow Closely: KPMG Study

 Atlanta has the lowest transportation and factory lease costs and effective corporate income tax rate of any large U.S. city, making it...

Mar 04, 2014, 16:00 ET

KPMG Webcast Will Examine Latest Tax Proposals And Implications For U.S. Business

 KPMG's Tax Governance Institute (TGI) will examine the recently released "comprehensive discussion draft" from U.S. House Ways and Means...

Mar 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

KPMG Acquires Digital Mobility Company Cynergy Systems

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, has completed the acquisition of Cynergy Systems, Inc., to help businesses capitalize on the...

Feb 25, 2014, 11:37 ET
Prabhakar Kalavacherla Rejoins KPMG Following Five-Year Term At IASB.  (PRNewsFoto/KPMG LLP)

Prabhakar Kalavacherla Rejoins KPMG Following Five-Year Term At IASB

Prabhakar "PK" Kalavacherla has rejoined U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP as a partner in the Audit Quality and Professional...

Feb 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

KPMG Again Named One of NAFE's Top 10 Companies for Executive Women

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, has once again been named in the Top 10 on The National Association for Female Executives...

Feb 11, 2014, 20:02 ET

Harper Government focuses on jobs, and innovation in 2014 federal budget

KPMG sheds light on budget day impacts TORONTO AND OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - In an effort to balance the books by 2015, today's...

Feb 03, 2014, 10:41 ET

Senior Management Increasing Efforts Globally To Combat Money Laundering

 Attention being paid by senior management to money laundering challenges is at an all time high according to findings from a new KPMG...

Jan 28, 2014, 10:52 ET

Nicholas Percoco, Prominent Cyber Security Professional, Joins KPMG Information Protection group

 Nicholas Percoco, a prominent cyber security professional, has joined KPMG LLP as a Director in the firm's Information Protection group....