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Jan 29, 2015, 08:00 ET
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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 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
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U.S. Oil & Gas Deal Value Reaches Ten Year High of $321.5 Billion in 2014, According to PwC US

 Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the oil and gas industry hit ten-year highs in terms of deal value and volume in 2014, according to PwC...

Jan 27, 2015, 09:00 ET
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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 26, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Room Rate Gains to Drive RevPAR Growth in 2015, As Favorable Demand-Supply Balance Supports Peak Occupancy Levels, Says PwC US

 An updated lodging forecast released today by PwC US anticipates average daily rate ("ADR") gains to accelerate and drive revenue per...

Jan 26, 2015, 09:00 ET
PwC US Anticipates Super Bowl XLIX to Generate Over $205 Million in Direct Spending for the Greater Phoenix Area

PwC US Anticipates Super Bowl XLIX to Generate Over $205 Million in Direct Spending for the Greater Phoenix Area

 PwC US estimates Super Bowl XLIX will generate approximately $206 million in direct spending throughout the greater Phoenix area by the...

Jan 26, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Assets Under Management to Exceed $5 Trillion by 2020, Says PwC

Professionally managed financial investments globally are predicted to grow at 6 percent annually to reach $100 trillion by 2020, according to 'ETF...

Jan 26, 2015, 08:00 ET
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New PwC Report: Regulatory Innovation Should Adapt to New Health Economy

Consumers and drug and device manufacturers are changing practices and shifting attitudes toward the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). ...

Jan 23, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Named Best Global Treasury Consultant for 14th Consecutive Year

 PwC US has been recognized by global publication Treasury Management International (TMI) as Best Treasury Consultant in their annual Awards...

Jan 22, 2015, 09:00 ET
New Oscars(R) balloting leader, PwC's Martha L. Ruiz

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 22, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Receives SAP® North America Partner Excellence Award 2015 for Services Innovation

 PwC US today announced it is the recipient of an SAP® North America Partner Excellence Award 2015 for Services Innovation. PwC was...

Jan 21, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Economic Sentiment Rises among U.S. Industrial Manufacturers, According to PwC's Q4 Manufacturing Barometer

 The business outlook improved notably among U.S. industrial manufacturers during the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the Q4 2014...

Jan 15, 2015, 12:00 ET
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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...

Jan 15, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Announces Google, Inc. is on the PwC Team Bidding for the Department of Defense Healthcare Management Systems Modernization Program

 PwC US today announced Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG, GOOGL) is a part of the PwC team in the bid for the Department of Defense (DoD)...

Jan 13, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Majority of US Family Business Leaders Don't Have Robust Succession Plan in Place, PwC U.S. Family Business Survey Finds

Seventy-three percent of US family businesses admit to not having a documented and robust succession plan in place for senior roles, the latest PwC...

Jan 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Trade-Based Money Laundering Emerges as a Top Risk for Businesses

 The trade finance system is being targeted by money launderers and terrorist financiers as they increasingly turn to global trade for moving...

Jan 07, 2015, 10:00 ET
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PwC US Launches CareerAdvisor

 PwC US today announced the launch of CareerAdvisor, a free, interactive and customizable tool that will help students discover their...

Jan 06, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Learn the Business Habits and Insights of 120 Self-Made Billionaires to Increase Profits & Value in 2015

 As businesses around the United States open the books on 2015 and brainstorm ways to increase profits and value in the New Year, they would be...

Dec 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
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PwC Named a Leader in Worldwide Mobile Application Development and Test Services in IDC MarketScape Report

 PwC US was named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile Application Development and Testing (mADT) Services 2014 report. According...

Dec 19, 2014, 12:16 ET

PwC Greater Michigan Donates $750,000 of a Million Dollar Cornerstone Schools Association Scholarship Fund

 PwC US today announced that its Greater Michigan practice will donate a total of $750,000 to the Cornerstone Schools Association, funded...

Dec 18, 2014, 10:17 ET
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PwC Research Finds Gap Between Investor and Corporate Director Views on Planning for Major Security Breaches and Overcoming Board Diversity Challenges

Nearly three-quarters of institutional investors responding to a PwC US survey believe that it is important for corporate directors to be...