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Mar 30, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Named a Leader in Business Consulting Services Worldwide by IDC MarketScape

 PwC was named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Consulting Services 2015 report. The report assesses the capabilities and...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:23 ET
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David M. Walker Joins PwC as Senior Strategic Advisor

 PwC US announced today that the Honorable David M. Walker has joined the firm as a senior strategic advisor in the Public Sector...

Mar 18, 2015, 11:28 ET
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PwC Receives Two PartnerOne Awards at HP Global Partner Conference

 PwC US accepted two HP PartnerOne Awards at the 2015 HP Global Partner Conference in Las Vegas. PwC was honored as U.S. Alliance Partner of...

Mar 18, 2015, 08:00 ET
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More than 90 New Companies Created Since Affordable Care Act Signed into Law, According to PwC's Health Research Institute

In its first five years, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has already left an indelible mark on the $2.9 trillion health sector. By energizing five...

Mar 16, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Alan Dabbiere Inducted into the Technology Hall of Fame of Georgia

PwC US today announced that Alan Dabbiere will be inducted into the Technology Hall of Fame of Georgia at the Technology Association of...

Mar 16, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Forward looking internal audit functions are evolving with business transformation, according to PwC

 Transformative business strategies designed to confront dynamic market shifts are exposing companies to new and more complex risks....

Mar 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Appoints John Farina as Market Managing Partner for Boston and Northeast

PwC US today announced that John Farina has been appointed as managing partner of the professional services firm's Northeast Market, effective May...

Mar 06, 2015, 15:21 ET
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PwC Issues Statement

From Daniel J. Thomasch, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, outside counsel for PwC: "Today's announcement is a transparent attempt by LADWP to...

Feb 24, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC's Perry Mandarino Recognized as Turnaround Consultant of the Year by M&A Advisor

 PwC US announced Perry Mandarino was recognized by M&A Advisor for his outstanding contributions to the restructuring industry and his...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:00 ET
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New Technologies and Strong Pipeline to Fuel an Active Technology Deals Market in 2015, According to PwC US

 With 2014 noted for a series of record-setting and transformative deals, momentum is expected to carry over into 2015 as dealmakers continue...

Feb 19, 2015, 17:27 ET
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PwC US Earns 2014 Best in KLAS for Healthcare Revenue Cycle Transformation and Extended Business Office

 PwC US today announced that it has been ranked Best in KLAS for Revenue Cycle Transformation and Extended Business Office, two key...

Feb 19, 2015, 09:00 ET
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M&A Activity in the Industrial Products Sector Soars Past $500 Billion in 2014, According to PwC US

 The industrial products (IP) sector finished 2014 with an improved merger and acquisition (M&A) environment, recording an increase in both...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:24 ET
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Venture Capital Dollars Invested in Life Sciences Companies in 2014 at Highest Level Since 2007, According to the MoneyTree Report

 Venture capital (VC) funding for the Life Sciences sector – Biotechnology and Medical Devices – increased 49 percent in dollars...

Feb 11, 2015, 08:30 ET

Media Advisory: PwC publishes five-year review of IPO market in Canada

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - PwC has prepared an in-depth report on initial public offerings (IPOs) in Canada from 2010 through 2014. The...

Feb 11, 2015, 08:00 ET
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U.S. Light Vehicle Sales Expected to Rise for Sixth Consecutive Year, PwC Analysis Says

 With the U.S. light vehicle market expected to have a historic sixth consecutive year of sales gains in 2015, to a projected 16.8 million...

Feb 10, 2015, 09:00 ET
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2014 US Capital Markets Activity Reached $1.8 Trillion, According to PwC's Deals Practice Annual US Capital Markets Watch

The improving U.S. macro environment, record low interest rates, the stock market's steady rise, and overall low volatility all contributed to...

Feb 10, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Positioned as a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Business Operations Consulting Services, Worldwide

 PwC US has been positioned in the leaders quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Business Operations Consulting Services, Worldwide*...

Feb 09, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Physical Store Beats Online as Preferred Purchase Destination for U.S. Shoppers, According to PwC

 While the digital age has encouraged more consumers to shop and browse products on the web, physical stores are still primary destinations for...

Feb 05, 2015, 11:59 ET
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PwC Expands New Jersey Deals Business

 PwC US is expanding its Deals business in New Jersey to further support local clients and their deal strategies. NJ-based PwC partner Glenn...

Feb 05, 2015, 09:00 ET
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North American Power and Utilities Deal Activity Surges in the Fourth Quarter of 2014, According to PwC US

Fourth quarter merger and acquisition (M&A) volume in the North American power and utilities industry increased 57 percent over the previous...