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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...


Nov 17, 2016, 08:04 ET KPMG M&A Pulse: Deal Activity Expected To Be Steady In 2017

According to a recent survey by KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, U.S. merger and acquisition (M&A) activity is expected to remain...


Nov 16, 2016, 13:38 ET U.S. Fintech Funding and Deal Volume Continue to Fall in Q3: KPMG & CB Insights Report

For the second straight quarter, U.S. venture capital (VC) investment in fintech companies declined in Q3'16. According to the Pulse of Fintech,...


Nov 11, 2016, 08:07 ET Connected Car Data Presents Both Opportunities And Challenges For Auto OEMs: KPMG Report

Today's vehicles are more "wired" than ever before – offering connectivity similar to what we expect at home, in our offices and on our mobile...


Nov 10, 2016, 09:00 ET KPMG International Achieves Oracle PartnerNetwork Cloud Elite Designation

KPMG, a global network of professional firms providing audit, tax and advisory services, and a Platinum-level member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork...


Nov 08, 2016, 09:30 ET KPMG Announces Affiliation With The Data Science Institute at Columbia University

KPMG announced today that it has joined the Industry Affiliates Program at the Data Science Institute (DSI) at Columbia University. The Institute...


Oct 31, 2016, 08:00 ET Healthcare IT Budget Growth Seen Outpacing Broader Industry: Harvey Nash/KPMG CIO Survey Finds

Healthcare companies are more likely to increase information technology spending over the next 12 months than other industries as they aim to...


Oct 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Mobile Customers Split On Personal Data Collection For Government Use: KPMG Study

According to the 2016 KPMG Consumer Loss Barometer, in surveying 449 consumers, KPMG found that 49 percent would stay with their current mobile...


Oct 24, 2016, 03:00 ET KPMG And H2 Ventures Announce The World's 100 Leading Fintech Innovators For 2016

Fintech Innovators, a collaboration between fintech investment firm H2 Ventures and KPMG Fintech, today announced the third annual Fintech 100 list...


Oct 19, 2016, 10:15 ET Dr. J. P. Pawliw-Fry To Deliver Keynote At KPMG's 26th Annual Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium

Dr. J. P. Pawliw-Fry, renowned thought leader on the subject of emotional intelligence to increase leadership and performance, will serve as a...


Oct 18, 2016, 08:00 ET KPMG Named a 'Vanguard Leader' by ALM Intelligence

A new report by research analyst ALM Intelligence on the Finance Excellence Consulting market names KPMG a "Vanguard Leader" and finds the audit,...


Oct 11, 2016, 09:00 ET KPMG Named A Leader In Oil & Gas Services By IDC MarketScape

KPMG's global oil and gas practice was named a Leader in oil and gas professional services in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Oil and Gas...


Oct 10, 2016, 11:00 ET Two-thirds Of Business Associates Not Fully Prepared For HITRUST Healthcare Data Security Standard: KPMG Survey

Two-thirds of business associates are not fully prepared to meet the growing marketplace demands regarding controls for protecting healthcare...


Oct 04, 2016, 09:07 ET KPMG And CyberArk Join Forces To Help Clients Bolster Cyber Security Strategies

 KPMG LLP and CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR) today announced an alliance relationship to help clients reduce the risk of cyber attacks by implementing...


Sep 27, 2016, 09:42 ET 31% Of Consumers Limit Use Of IoT/Connected Devices; 61% Would Use More If Greater Confidence In Security

 Sales of the technology industry's most-talked-about products, Internet of Things (IoT)/connected devices, may fall short of their potential...


Sep 22, 2016, 09:35 ET Mark C. Thompson To Deliver Keynote At KPMG's 26th Annual Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium

Mark C. Thompson, a leading executive coach and venture investor, will serve as a keynote speaker at KPMG LLP's 26th Annual Accounting and...


Sep 15, 2016, 10:15 ET Intelligence Engine Helps Companies Meet Deadline For Lease Accounting Standards

 A deadline is looming for companies to comply with new Lease Accounting Standards. The changes introduced by the Financial Accounting...


Sep 14, 2016, 09:00 ET U.S. Construction Companies Not Embracing Technological Advancements: KPMG Survey

 U.S. construction companies are not embracing technological advancements, such as drone aircrafts, robotics, RFID equipment and materials...


Sep 14, 2016, 08:00 ET KPMG Launches Digital Ledger Services To Help Financial Services Companies Implement Blockchain Technology

KPMG today announced the introduction of its Digital Ledger Services, a comprehensive suite of services designed to help financial services...


Sep 13, 2016, 08:00 ET Chinese Investors Show Strong Appetite to Invest in the U.S. Real Estate Market; Looking Beyond Coastal "Gateway" Cities to Expand Portfolios: KPMG Report

The U.S. real estate market has become a favorite destination for Chinese outbound capital in recent years, reaching an estimated $10 billion, with...


Sep 12, 2016, 13:04 ET KPMG Honored By Computerworld For Its Digital Labor Automation Platform

 KPMG has been named as a 2016 Computerworld Data+ Editors' Choice Award honoree in recognition of its digital labor automated platform, which...


Sep 01, 2016, 12:07 ET KPMG Tops ALM Reader Rankings In Midwest And West Coast

The  National Law Journal Best of the Midwest and The Recorder's  2016 Best reader rankings found KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax, and...


Aug 23, 2016, 12:45 ET KPMG's 26th Annual Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium To Address Revenue Recognition, FASB Developments

 KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, announced that its 26th Annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Symposium will deliver critical...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Cyber Attacks Could Cost Retailers One-Fifth Of Their Shoppers: KPMG Study

 Consumers are wary of the increased frequency of cyber-attacks against retailers, and many are ready to walk away from their favorite...