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Dec 18, 2014, 09:56 ET

KPMG's "Soup and Stories" Campaign To Impact Thousands Of Homeless Children During Holiday Season

 KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, will donate 100,000 new books and – in conjunction with Campbell Soup Company – more...

Dec 18, 2014, 09:47 ET

U.S. Consumers Split On Online Password Security: KPMG Survey

 While two-thirds (66 percent) of U.S. consumers will be shopping online this holiday season, the majority of those shoppers (63 percent) are...

Dec 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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KPMG Names Stephanie Schnabel As Head Of Corporate Development

 KPMG, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, announced today that Stephanie Schnabel has joined the firm as its head of corporate development....

Dec 17, 2014, 10:52 ET

KPMG Spotlights Six Key Business Tax Issues For 2015

 Business executives will need to keep a close eye on a number of important international, federal and state tax issues that could affect...

Dec 16, 2014, 09:00 ET

KPMG Report: Global Business Executives See Cloud Driving Business Transformation and Improving Customer Alignment

 New data from the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP, show the increased use of cloud technology by global business to better connect...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:31 ET

Steve Chase To Lead KPMG Advisory's Management Consulting Business

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, has named Stephen N. Chase as U.S. Management Consulting leader of the firm's Advisory...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:47 ET

KPMG Survey: Semiconductor Industry Confidence Index For 2015 Edges Up But Uncertainty Remains

Semiconductor industry business leaders remain cautiously optimistic about 2015 though there are divergent views on industry expansion, according...

Dec 02, 2014, 16:00 ET

More Healthcare And Life Sciences M&A Activity Expected In 2015: KPMG Survey

 Whether it is dwindling drug pipelines or changes from the Affordable Care Act, mergers and acquisitions in the healthcare and life sciences...

Dec 02, 2014, 12:45 ET

M&A Reemerges as a Leading Growth Strategy Among U.S. Organizations, KPMG Survey

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

Dec 01, 2014, 09:34 ET

Former Federal Reserve Deputy Director Deborah Parker Bailey Joins KPMG

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, announced today that former Federal Reserve deputy director Deborah Parker Bailey...

Nov 27, 2014, 08:31 ET

/R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY/Spokesperson Availability - Holiday shopping countdown: a merry and bright retail season?/

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - With Black Friday and Cyber Monday fast approaching and December around the corner, Canadians are well into their...

Nov 25, 2014, 10:07 ET

Cyber-Security Issues Impact Consumer Holiday Purchasing Behavior: KPMG Survey

 As U.S. consumers head to malls and retail websites this holiday season, they do so increasingly concerned about the safety and security of...

Nov 18, 2014, 14:37 ET

KPMG: Convergence Of Consumer & Auto Technologies, Rise Of Mobility Services, Transforming The Auto Industry And Way We Live Our Lives

 How disruptive will the convergence of consumer and automotive technologies, and mobility-on-demand services be to the automotive landscape...

Nov 17, 2014, 14:50 ET

KPMG Recognized as Top Insurance Risk Consulting Firm

 Insurance Risk magazine has bestowed its 2014 Insurance Risk Award for "Best Consulting Firm" on the member firms of KPMG International, a...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:05 ET

KPMG Announces 'KPMG Powered Enterprise' Cloud Offering

 KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced it will bring its HR, finance, sales, and information technology business...

Nov 10, 2014, 13:53 ET

KPMG's Kimberly Davis-Riffe Named Among Influential Women in Housing by HousingWire

 Kimberly Davis-Riffe, partner in KPMG LLP's Credit Risk service network and co-leader of the firm's Mortgage and Consumer Lending practice,...

Nov 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

KPMG Acquires EntryPoint's Global Trade Management Practice

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today acquired the Global Trade Management (GTM) Practice of EntryPoint Consulting LLC, an...

Oct 30, 2014, 20:00 ET

Transforming healthcare -- 65 global experts on 'What Works'

 Challenges facing the healthcare sector are well known, yet governments and private sector organizations struggle with how to make meaningful...

Oct 30, 2014, 10:30 ET

KPMG LLP Named Among 20 Most Promising Compliance Tech Solution Providers by CIO Review Magazine

KPMG LLP has been named to CIO Review magazine's 2014 list of 20 Most Promising Compliance Tech Solution Providers, "an annual listing of the top...

Oct 29, 2014, 12:22 ET

KPMG Statements On Signing Of Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement On OECD Automatic Exchange Of Information Standard

The following statements are being issued today by KPMG LLP concerning the signing of the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement on...