News from KPMG LLP A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

May 22, 2018, 08:00 ET U.S. CEOs' Confidence Soars As Hunt For Sustained Growth Continues

U.S. chief executives are highly confident in the growth prospects for their companies over the next three years and will focus on M&A and...


May 15, 2018, 08:00 ET Outsourcing Market In Real Estate Is Growing As Fund Administrators Make Significant Investments In Sector Specific Services: KPMG Survey

A KPMG survey of more than 100 senior real estate professionals found a growing trend towards outsourcing as a result of fund administrators'...


May 14, 2018, 17:09 ET KPMG Collaborates With Oracle To Enhance Healthcare Cloud Solutions

KPMG, a platinum and Global Cloud Elite member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Cloud program, has developed a unique solution in the healthcare...


May 14, 2018, 10:26 ET Top Leaders Across Industries Convene At 4th Annual KPMG Women's Leadership Summit To Advance Inclusion And Diversity

Women today account for only 5.2 percent of the CEOs of S&P 500 companies and slightly more than 21 percent of their board seats – and it's not...


May 11, 2018, 11:47 ET Cyrus Daftary, Financial Services Tech Industry Leader, Joins KPMG As Tax Principal

Cyrus Daftary has joined KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, as a principal in the Information Reporting and Withholding (IRW) Tax...


May 07, 2018, 09:10 ET KPMG Showcases Future Of Procurement At Coupa Inspire

Procurement leaders hampered by inefficient processes, aging technology and a lack of spend transparency are missing a strategic opportunity to...


Apr 23, 2018, 09:15 ET Energy Execs Look To Emerging Technology To Help Employees, Not Replace Them: KPMG Survey

U.S. energy executives are looking to emerging technologies like artificial intelligence and intelligent automation to improve business operations,...


Apr 18, 2018, 13:41 ET KPMG Comments On South Dakota v. Wayfair

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, offered the following perspective on the April 17, 2018 arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court in...


Apr 12, 2018, 07:00 ET U.S. VC- Backed Companies Kick-Start 2018 Raising A Record $28.2 Billion In Q1: KPMG Report

Venture Capital (VC) backed companies in the U.S. continued to demonstrate strong demand among investors, reaching a record level of $28.2 billion...


Mar 27, 2018, 12:12 ET Tech Industry Leaders Globally Increasingly See U.S. As Tech Innovation And Disruption Leader: KPMG Report

Compared to a year ago, more technology industry leaders globally said the United States is the most promising market for innovation and technology...


Mar 21, 2018, 10:45 ET KPMG Selects 135 Individuals For Master Of Accounting With Data And Analytics Program

Eagle Scouts, Beta Alpha Psi presidents, athletes, multi-linguists, and business owners make up the incoming class of the KPMG Master of Accounting...


Mar 14, 2018, 11:49 ET Boosting Financial Literacy: KPMG Honored By Junior Achievement USA For Donating More Than 15,000 Volunteer Hours

KPMG LLP partners and professionals are passionate about making a tangible difference in the communities where they live and work as demonstrated...


Mar 12, 2018, 11:03 ET KPMG Names Michael Bussa As Leader Of Its Global Reward Services Practice

Tax partner Michael Bussa has been named the national leader for the Global Reward Services (GRS) practice of KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory...


Mar 08, 2018, 15:40 ET KPMG'S Jackie Daylor Receives An Inaugural Great Place to Work® For All Leadership Award

Jackie Daylor, National Managing Partner – Audit Quality Professional Practice for U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP, was among 77 women...


Mar 07, 2018, 09:00 ET KPMG Bolsters Cyber Capabilities With Okta Alliance

KPMG LLP today announced it has expanded its cyber security ecosystem with the addition of a new strategic alliance with Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ: OKTA),...


Mar 02, 2018, 08:00 ET Four Million Books And 10 Years Running: KPMG Continues To Help Close The Literacy Gap For Children In Low-Income Communities

Eighty percent of fourth graders from low-income families in the United States do not read proficiently, a key predictor of a child's future...


Mar 01, 2018, 13:06 ET Ken Daly, Former CEO of National Association of Corporate Directors, Joins KPMG Board Leadership Center as a Senior Advisor

Ken Daly, former president and chief executive of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), has joined the KPMG Board Leadership...


Mar 01, 2018, 13:00 ET Healthcare Leaders Point To Training Gaps, Communication In Procedures And Response To Cyber Attacks: KPMG Poll

When it comes to responding to a cyber security attack, healthcare leaders point to serious gaps in the processes about how to respond to a breach,...


Feb 20, 2018, 08:20 ET Experience Top Concern As FASB Leasing Standard Deadline Nears: KPMG Survey

With the January 1, 2019, deadline looming for compliance with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) lease accounting standards, only 15...


Feb 15, 2018, 10:13 ET KPMG LINK Cost Projector Now Quantifies Cost Impact Of New U.S. Tax Regulations On Global Mobility Programs

To help companies track and estimate the impact of new U.S. tax regulations on the future costs of their global mobility programs, KPMG LINK Cost...


Feb 15, 2018, 08:32 ET Commitment To People Lands KPMG On FORTUNE Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For List

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax, and advisory firm, has once again earned a spot on FORTUNE Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Ranked at...


Feb 13, 2018, 14:33 ET Intelligent Automation, Talent Shortages And Trade Protectionism Among Top Business Trends For 2018: KPMG

Innovative technology adoption, talent shortages and trade protectionism are predicted to be the top trends in service delivery for 2018 and the...


Feb 13, 2018, 10:11 ET Semiconductor Leaders Say Artificial Intelligence, Cloud And IoT To Have Greater Impact On Revenue In 2018: KPMG Study

Signaling more diversification, leaders of semiconductor industry companies say artificial intelligence (AI), cloud computing and the Internet of...


Feb 13, 2018, 08:00 ET U.S. Fintech Investment Reaches $5.8 Billion In Q4'17, The Highest Quarter Since Q4'15: KPMG Pulse of Fintech report

Reaching $5.8 billion in Q4'17, U.S. fintech investment increased for the third straight quarter, aided by a strong U.S. economy and a dramatic...


Feb 12, 2018, 17:21 ET KPMG Issues Wide-Ranging, Digital Resource Outlining Practical Implications Of U.S. Tax Reform

When President Trump signed into law H.R.1 in December 2017, it marked the culmination of a lengthy process in pursuit of business tax reform that...