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May 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

BC mining industry financial results continue to be under pressure in 2014: PwC survey

Lower metallurgical coal and copper prices adversely impacting outlook VANCOUVER, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Lower commodity prices again impacted the...

May 05, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Strategic Investments Drive North American Power and Utilities Deal Activity in the First Quarter of 2015, According to PwC US

Total merger and acquisition (M&A) value in the North American power and utilities industry increased 55 percent as volume remained constant in...

Apr 30, 2015, 09:00 ET
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U.S. Retail & Consumer Deal Value Jumps 148 Percent during First Quarter 2015, According to PwC US

The U.S. retail and consumer (R&C) sector experienced a strong first quarter in 2015 for merger & acquisition (M&A) activity, which was...

Apr 29, 2015, 08:00 ET

Customer Is Still King and Looking for Loyal Retail Subjects: PwC

Annual Total Retail Study highlights the importance of full consumer experience TORONTO, April 29, 2015 /CNW/ - According to the Total Retail...

Apr 28, 2015, 15:38 ET

PwC Canada joins forces with DynaSys, a division of QAD, and expands its offering of specialized supply chain integration solutions

PwC becomes the integrator of DynaSys collaborative Demand and Supply Chain Planning (DSCP) solutions in North America MONTREAL, April 28,...

Apr 28, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Private Companies Remain Bullish about Growth Forecasts and Hiring, Despite Concerns over Skills Gap, PwC Survey Finds

In a bullish hiring outlook, 63 percent of private companies plan to add fulltime employees in the coming year, although they increasingly worry...

Apr 27, 2015, 11:10 ET
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PwC Appoints Mark Ross as Lake Erie Market Managing Partner

 PwC US today announced it has appointed Mark Ross as Managing Partner of the professional service firm's Lake Erie market. Ross brings more...

Apr 17, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Recognized with Two Rising Stars of the Profession Awards by Consulting Magazine

 PwC US today announced two winners for Consulting magazine's 2015 "Rising Stars of the Profession" award which recognizes talented...

Apr 15, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Companies that Put a Premium on Risk Management See Better Growth, According to PwC

NEW YORK, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report from PwC US, Risk in review: Decoding uncertainty, delivering value, 73 percent...

Apr 14, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC US Finds Robust Consumer Appetite for New Sharing Economy

 Fifty-seven percent of American adults declare that access is the new ownership when it comes to the sharing economy, with four in five...

Apr 13, 2015, 07:00 ET
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PwC: Significant Changes Afoot for Global Capital Markets

 By 2020, a new equilibrium for global capital markets will emerge and the environment will look very different from today, according to...

Apr 07, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Manufacturers Remain Optimistic Despite Growing Concerns around the Strong U.S. Dollar, According to PwC US

Although the potential impact of the strong dollar is causing uncertainty, optimism among U.S. industrial manufacturers regarding the direction of...

Apr 07, 2015, 09:00 ET
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IPOs Take a Breath in Q1 2015 After a Sizzling 2014, According to PwC's Deals Practice

 US IPO proceeds slowed down to levels not seen since the first quarter of 2012 when the IPO market was rebounding from the financial crisis,...

Apr 01, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Named Kennedy Vanguard Leader in IT Infrastructure Transformation Consulting

 PwC has been recognized as a Vanguard firm in The Kennedy Vanguard™ IT Infrastructure Transformation Consulting 2015, Kennedy...

Mar 31, 2015, 11:37 ET
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PwC Named Leader in Worldwide Digital Enterprise Strategy Consulting Services in IDC MarketScape Report

 PwC was named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Enterprise Strategy Consulting Services 2015 report. According to the report,...

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...