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Jan 16, 2018, 14:27 ET Financial Executives Are Increasingly Concerned About ICFR And Cyber Security

Internal controls over financial reporting (ICFR) and cyber security risks are growing concerns for executives responsible for reporting corporate...


Jan 16, 2018, 09:00 ET 2017 U.S. Venture Capital Investment Reaches Record $84.2 Billion After Strong Q4: KPMG Report

Aided by a strong Q4'17 -- including three $1 billion plus megadeals -- venture capital (VC) investment in the United States soared to...


Jan 11, 2018, 09:55 ET KPMG Webcast to Examine New Tax Reform Law from the Non-tax Professional Perspective

KPMG's Tax Governance Institute (TGI) will present a live 90-minute video webcast for the non-tax professional on the new U.S. tax law, today from...


Jan 05, 2018, 08:00 ET Auto Executives, Consumers Skeptical Of The Viability Of Pure Battery Electric Vehicles: KPMG Survey

Despite the hype and massive automotive OEM investment in battery electric vehicles (BEVs), more than half (54%) of global auto executives say they...


Jan 03, 2018, 08:00 ET KPMG To Acquire Global Identity And Access Management Business Of Cyberinc

KPMG LLP has agreed to acquire the Identity and Access Management business of Silicon Valley-based Cyberinc, which provides cyber security...


Jan 02, 2018, 11:00 ET KPMG And Ping Identity Deliver Consumer Identity And Access Management Solutions

KPMG LLP and Ping Identity, a leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced an alliance that delivers flexible, large-scale consumer and...


Dec 20, 2017, 18:34 ET KPMG Comments on Congressional Passage of Sweeping Tax Reform Legislation

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, offered the following perspective on today's passage by the U.S. Congress of the first major tax...


Dec 20, 2017, 15:31 ET From Tone at the Top to Technological Disruption and Cyber Security, Corporate Directors Have a Full 2018 Agenda

Helping the company focus on long-term performance, navigate technology-driven disruption and digital transformation, and be attuned to...


Dec 18, 2017, 08:30 ET Finance Execs See a Healthcare Market Bubble Emerging: KPMG/Leavitt Partners Survey of Finance Professionals

With several sectors in the Healthcare & Life Sciences industry seen as overvalued, finance executives are concerned that a market bubble is...


Dec 15, 2017, 21:04 ET Statement From KPMG On Tax Reform Bill Moving Out Of Conference

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, offered the following perspective in response to today's release by the U.S. Congress of an approved...


Dec 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Ed Chanda Named National Sector Leader Of KPMG's U.S. Insurance Practice

Ed Chanda, who has been with KPMG for 28 years and has served as the Insurance Audit leader and a key member of the Firm's insurance leadership...


Dec 13, 2017, 08:00 ET David J. Reavy Named National Sector Leader For KPMG's U.S. Banking & Capital Markets

David J. Reavy, a 28-year veteran of the firm, who has served some of the world's largest banks, has been appointed National Sector Leader for...


Dec 07, 2017, 10:00 ET Intelligent Automation Shaping A Workforce Of 'Bots and Bosses: KPMG Report

As more organizations seek to digitally transform their business processes, cognitive capabilities are rapidly creating a new class of intelligent...


Dec 04, 2017, 12:49 ET KPMG Says Remaining Tax Reform Questions Are How And When

With passage in the U.S. Senate of a tax bill on Dec. 2, leaders at KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, said the question now is no longer...


Dec 02, 2017, 09:09 ET KPMG Comments On U.S. Senate GOP Tax Reform Bill

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, offered the following perspective in response to today's passage of a tax reform bill by the U.S....


Nov 27, 2017, 11:00 ET Personal Sedan Sales In Jeopardy As U.S. Auto Market Transitions To "Islands" Of Autonomous Mobility: KPMG Research

KPMG predicts that self-driving cars and mobility services will provide options that will reduce consumer desire to own cars, particularly...


Nov 21, 2017, 12:19 ET FranklinCovey's Chris McChesney To Deliver Keynote At KPMG's 27th Annual Accounting & Financial Reporting Symposium

Chris McChesney, a global leadership expert at FranklinCovey, co-author of the Wall Street Journal #1 best-seller, The 4 Disciplines of Execution,...


Nov 16, 2017, 13:19 ET KPMG Names James Powell National Partner-in-Charge Of Campus Recruiting And University Relations

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, announces that James Powell has been named National Partner-in-Charge, Campus Recruiting and...


Nov 15, 2017, 09:36 ET KPMG Webcast to Examine Senate GOP Tax Reform Bill

As tax reform legislative waters swirl, KPMG will examine the recently released Senate GOP tax reform bill during a live audio webcast, titled "And...


Nov 15, 2017, 09:07 ET Building A Modern Finance Organization: KPMG And BlackLine Form Alliance

KPMG LLP and BlackLine, Inc. (Nasdaq: BL), a leading provider of financial automation software solutions, today announced at IntheBlack 2017 an...


Nov 14, 2017, 14:33 ET KPMG and Thomson Reuters: Transforming Corporate Tax Processes

KPMG LLP today announced an expansion of its capabilities leveraging the Thomson Reuters (TSX/NYSE: TRI) ONESOURCE™ platform to offer a...


Nov 14, 2017, 11:00 ET New Technologies, Mobility Driving Consumer Decision-Making: KPMG Report

Customer behavior and purchase decision-making is growing increasingly complex, driven by multiple factors that include accelerated mass adoption...


Nov 13, 2017, 08:00 ET U.S. Construction Executives Say Technology Will Help Close Performance Gap For Delivery Of Capital Projects: KPMG Report

The majority of U.S. construction executives, 72 percent, believe that the construction industry has not reached an acceptable level of performance...


Nov 07, 2017, 08:00 ET Fintech Investment In The U.S. Nearly Doubles To $5 Billion In Q3 '17: KPMG Report

Driven by robust Venture Capital (VC) funding, an increase in deal value, and strong performance by the Private Equity sector, investments in U.S....


Nov 02, 2017, 13:37 ET KPMG Comments On House GOP Tax Reform Plan

Tax leaders from KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, offered the following perspectives in response to today's announcement on tax reform....