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Jun 08, 2016, 08:00 ET PwC's Entertainment & Media Outlook Forecasts U.S. Industry Spending to Reach $720 Billion by 2020

PwC today released its annual Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2016-2020, an in-depth five-year outlook for global consumer spending and...


Jan 29, 2015, 08:00 ET PwC Positioned as a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Oracle Application Implementation Services

 PwC  has been positioned in the leaders quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Oracle Application Implementation Services Worldwide*...


Jan 27, 2015, 09:00 ET New York Expected to Overtake Tokyo as Top Spending Entertainment & Media City in PwC's Global Cities of Opportunity Study

 Entertainment & media (E&M) momentum will remain in cities with a tale of two types of cities developing between the "fast growing"...


Jan 22, 2015, 09:00 ET Martha L. Ruiz Named Co-Leader of PwC's Oscars® Balloting Team

 PwC announced today that Martha L. Ruiz has joined Brian Cullinan as the new Oscars balloting co-leader overseeing the Oscars balloting...


Jan 15, 2015, 12:00 ET FCA, SAIC, Plastic Omnium, Koito Manufacturing, Lithia Motors, Inc., and Asbury Automotive Group Receive Global Automotive Shareholder Value Awards Presented by PwC and Automotive News

 Today, Automotive News and PwC announced the 2014 Global Automotive Shareholder Value Award winners at the Automotive News World Congress in...


Dec 10, 2014, 09:00 ET PwC Positioned as a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Global Risk Management Consulting Services

 PwC has been positioned in the leaders quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Global Risk Management Consulting Services* report....


Nov 14, 2014, 08:00 ET Auto Supplier M&A Activity Will Likely Increase by 13 Percent, More Than 200 Deals Forecast Globally in 2014, Says PwC Study

 For the first time since 2011, automotive supplier merger and acquisition (M&A) activity is expected to increase.  PwC estimates...


Nov 12, 2014, 08:55 ET Private-Company Confidence Rises, in Tandem with Greater Profitability and Risk Appetite, PwC Survey Finds

 Roughly two-thirds (63 percent) of private companies are optimistic about the U.S. economic outlook for the coming year, despite ongoing...


Nov 06, 2014, 08:55 ET PwC's 2015 Managing Your Wealth Guide Highlights Need for Effective Planning In Uncertain Financial Environment

 The complex and fast-changing wealth management landscape, with fluctuating global financial markets, regulatory intricacies, and a return to...


Oct 23, 2014, 09:00 ET PwC Investor Survey on Governance Identifies Areas where Investors Want Boards to Improve

 Investors are concerned about the ability of US corporate boards to understand emerging risks that can affect their companies, the willingness...


Oct 22, 2014, 09:00 ET PwC to Update COSO's Enterprise Risk Management-Integrated Framework

 PwC has been engaged by the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) to review and update COSO's Enterprise...


Oct 14, 2014, 09:00 ET Global Automotive M&A Deal Value Increased to $27.5 million, a strong increase of 110 Percent over the first half of 2013, According to PwC

Global cross-sector merger and acquisition (M&A) volume increased six percent in the first half of 2014 compared to the prior year. In...


Oct 07, 2014, 11:07 ET PwC's 2014 Annual Corporate Directors Survey Highlights - Executive Compensation and Director Communications

Executive pay remains a hot topic that will continue to impact board practices, according to PwC's 2014 Annual Corporate Directors Survey....


Sep 30, 2014, 12:06 ET PwC's 2014 Annual Corporate Directors Survey Highlights - Strategy and Risk Oversight Trends Shaping Governance and the Board of the Future

Boards are dedicating significant attention to their risk oversight responsibilities, as directors set ever higher expectations of themselves. Yet,...


Sep 23, 2014, 10:02 ET PwC's 2014 Annual Corporate Directors Survey Highlights - IT and Cybersecurity Oversight Trends Shaping Governance and the Board of the Future

 Greater director involvement in social media oversight, concern about the Department of Homeland Security/NIST cybersecurity frameworks and...


Sep 16, 2014, 15:19 ET Governance Trends Shaping the Board of the Future -- Board Priorities and Practices

 Evolving trends in board priorities and practices, as well as activist shareholders becoming even more active, were among the issues directors...


Sep 09, 2014, 15:41 ET Governance Trends Shaping the Board of the Future - Diversity and Performance

 PwC's 2014 Annual Corporate Directors Survey reveals corporate directors' views on board performance and diversity. The findings indicate a...


Aug 28, 2014, 09:00 ET Procurement Fraud, Bribery, and Corruption Pose a Serious Challenge for Global Automotive Companies, finds PwC 2014 Global Economic Crime Study

 Economic crime in the automotive industry is on the rise with 28 percent of the automotive respondents reporting that their companies...


Jun 02, 2014, 13:30 ET Automakers Hungry For Chinese Luxury Car Market, PwC's Autofacts

 Automakers keep sights on the China market as premium brands continue to rise, according to PwC's Autofacts latest Analyst Note.  In the...


Apr 29, 2014, 11:53 ET Automotive Deals Drop Five Percent to 465 Total Transactions in 2013, According to PwC

 Automotive mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity continued to decline for the second straight year to 465 total deals in 2013, PwC...


Mar 04, 2014, 09:00 ET PwC Appoints Jessica Good as Assurance Leader of PwC's Carolinas Market

 PwC US today announced that Jessica Good, a 20-year veteran of the firm, has been appointed as the Assurance leader for PwC's Carolinas...


Jan 15, 2014, 19:30 ET Daimler AG, Lithia Motors, Inc., Plastic Omnium, and Volkswagen AG Receive Global Automotive Shareholder Value Awards Presented by PwC and Automotive News

 Today, Automotive News and PwC announced the 2013 Global Automotive Shareholder Value Award winners at the Automotive News World Congress in...


Dec 02, 2013, 17:32 ET Automotive Companies with Well-Defined Innovation Strategies Have Competitive Advantages, According to PwC

Automotive companies with well-defined innovation strategies have competitive advantages ranging from talent attraction to revenue growth,...


Nov 07, 2013, 16:31 ET Russia Responds to 6.4 Percent Decrease in Year-to-Date Sales with Government-backed Stimulus Program to Jumpstart the Market

After doubling in size from 2009 to 2012 to more than 2.9 million units in new vehicle sales, the Russian automotive market has experienced a 6.4...


Nov 05, 2013, 08:55 ET PwC Survey Finds US Private Companies Raise Revenue Forecasts

 Despite ongoing US fiscal-policy issues, CEOs of US private companies raised their 12-month revenue forecasts to 9 percent in the third...