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Feb 26, 2015, 14:30 ET

KPMG Receives Prestigious U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award From Junior Achievement

KPMG has received a U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award from Junior Achievement USA (JA), achieving 'Gold Level' status for providing over...

Feb 20, 2015, 09:00 ET

Medicare Advantage Overlooked As Growth Vehicle For Health Plans, KPMG Survey Finds

 Health plan executives may be missing an opportunity to capitalize on a growing demand for Medicare Advantage (MA), according to a survey of a...

Feb 05, 2015, 12:20 ET

KPMG Issues Comprehensive Guide On Tax Provisions in Obama Administration Budget For FY 2016

KPMG's Washington National Tax practice has prepared a detailed guide providing descriptions of and key observations about the tax provisions in...

Feb 03, 2015, 10:00 ET

KPMG Tax Partner Authors New Book: "Tax Compliance And Reporting For Hedge Funds And Their Investors"

 KPMG Tax partner Joseph Pacello has authored a new book, titled "Tax Compliance and Reporting for Hedge Funds and Their Investors," that...

Jan 29, 2015, 13:08 ET

KPMG: Audit Committees Cite Uncertainty, Volatility And High Risk Environment As Top Challenges In 2015

Audit committees around the world said economic and political uncertainty and volatility, regulatory compliance, and operational risk pose the...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:30 ET

KPMG Announces Group Of Distinguished Leaders To Serve On Advisory Council To Guide Seminal Women's Leadership Summit

 KPMG today announced the members of an advisory council comprised of exemplary leaders from across business, sports, and the media who will...

Jan 19, 2015, 09:35 ET

Financial Executives Express Concerns About Regulatory Mandates: KPMG Survey

More than half of corporate finance executives rank future regulatory mandates as their highest compliance concern, according to a new survey by...

Jan 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

KPMG Survey: Majority Of Health Executives See Population Health Investment Recouped Within 4 Years

More than half of healthcare managers surveyed expected to recoup their investments in population health management programs – an approach to...

Jan 06, 2015, 08:15 ET

Community Banks Focused On Transforming Their Businesses For Future Growth Amid Rising Regulatory Costs

 As community banks remain challenged by escalating costs to comply with new regulations, they also face the need to transform their businesses...

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...