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May 23, 2018, 19:01 ET Global CEOs realistic about growth in the face of unprecedented headwinds

55 percent predict cautious revenue growth of less than 2 percent over next 3 years: 4th annual KPMG International survey -...


May 08, 2018, 09:00 ET KPMG attains 'Winner's Circle' status in HfS Blueprint report: ServiceNow Services 2018

KPMG International has been recognized as a leading "software-as-a-service" provider, earning the `Winner's Circle' designation in the newly...


Apr 11, 2018, 07:00 ET Strong start to 2018 for VC market with Q1 tally of US$49.3 billion invested worldwide

- Q1'18 sees second highest quarter of VC investment ever, as median deal sizes grow - US dominates VC market globally investing $28.2...


Apr 05, 2018, 00:01 ET Leading business students expect technology will boost, not threaten, their careers

Top university business students competing in the finals of KPMG's International Case Competition (KICC) are extremely bullish that technology will...


Jan 16, 2018, 10:00 ET 2017 global venture capital investment hits decade high of US$155 billion following a strong Q4: KPMG Venture Pulse

Q4'17 saw the third strongest quarter of VC investment of the decade, despite plummeting deal volume. $23.75 billion in US VC investment accounts...


Dec 14, 2017, 09:01 ET KPMG revenues grow strongly to record $26.4 billion

Growth driven by client-focused investments in technology, innovative services, alliances and hiring - Record high revenues for Fiscal...


Nov 15, 2017, 06:00 ET The Fintech100 - Announcing the world's leading fintech innovators for 2017

China fintechs take the top three rankings, five of the top ten SINGAPORE, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Fintech Innovators, a collaboration...


Nov 14, 2017, 13:00 ET KPMG Unveils Me, My Life, My Wallet: A New Customer Engagement Framework that Identifies What Drives Today's Multi-Dimensional Consumer

New approach from KPMG's Global Customer Center of Excellence and KPMG Innovation Labs pinpoints the drivers of choice that open and close the...


Oct 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Fintech seen as the biggest disruptor for financial institutions, but effective strategies are lagging, finds KPMG global report

57 percent of financial institution respondents say fintech is the greatest source of disruption; only 46 percent say their institution has a...


Oct 01, 2017, 19:01 ET Bill Thomas becomes Global Chairman of KPMG International

NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Today, William B Thomas, 49, has become Chairman of KPMG International. He will lead the KPMG global network...


Sep 25, 2017, 08:00 ET KPMG Announces Initial Focus of New Digital Solution Hub with Microsoft

KPMG's Global Head of Data & Analytics, Christian Rast, joins Microsoft Executive VP and CFO Amy Hood in a fireside chat to discuss modern...


Sep 19, 2017, 11:17 ET Statement from John Veihmeyer, Chairman KPMG International

LONDON, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - I sincerely apologise for what went wrong in KPMG South Africa. This is not who we are. KPMG International...


Jul 31, 2017, 00:01 ET CEOs de América Latina confían más en el crecimiento de sus empresas, señala KPMG

Nueve de cada 10 directores generales, o CEOs, de América Latina (89 por ciento) confían más en las perspectivas de crecimiento de sus propias...


Jul 19, 2017, 00:01 ET Which countries are most ready to manage disruptive change? The KPMG Change Readiness Index answers with 2017's rankings

Switzerland ranks first, while US and UK make gains alongside some surprises NEW YORK, July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The 2017 Change Readiness...


Jul 13, 2017, 07:15 ET Global VC investment comes roaring back due to a resurgence in mega deals: KPMG Venture Pulse Q2 2017

- Global VC deals down, investment up significantly in Q2 - China rebounds from Q1'17 with resurgence of mega-deals TORONTO, July...


Jul 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Microsoft and KPMG global alliance launches new digital solution hub

KPMG announces plan to introduce world's first global cloud-based Big Four audit platform on Microsoft Azure WASHINGTON, July 10, 2017...


Jun 26, 2017, 07:00 ET Keeping them close and coming back for more: survey highlights the struggles of consumer and retail executives

BERLIN, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The need to grow and keep customers is dominating the agenda of consumer and retail executives around the...


Jun 14, 2017, 19:01 ET Global CEOs remain optimistic over the next 3 years and look to be the disruptor

KPMG global survey finds 65 percent of CEOs remain confident amid heightened uncertainty in the global economy LONDON, June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/...


May 10, 2017, 00:01 ET KPMG acquires Matchi, global fintech innovation and matchmaking platform

TEL AVIV, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - KPMG International has announced the acquisition of Matchi, a leading global fintech innovation and...


Apr 11, 2017, 09:15 ET Global VC deal volume drops for the fourth straight quarter, hitting lowest level since 2011: KPMG Venture Pulse Q1 2017

- Global VC deals down, investment up, primarily driven by corporates - US$17.3 billion in US VC investment accounts for over 60 percent...


Mar 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Insurance Sector Deal Making Shifting into High Gear: New Survey

Vast majority of insurance companies surveyed globally are planning M&A activity in 2017, with most driven by need to transform business and...


Mar 08, 2017, 19:01 ET KPMG elects Bill Thomas as Global Chairman

Americas Region Chairman will succeed John Veihmeyer upon completion of his term NEW YORK, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - William B Thomas, 49, has...


Feb 15, 2017, 04:00 ET KPMG And Microsoft Announce New "Blockchain Nodes"

KPMG International and Microsoft Corp. have announced the launch of joint Blockchain Nodes, which are designed to create and demonstrate use cases...


Feb 14, 2017, 12:30 ET KPMG Named a Leader ̶̶̶̶ cited for its Data and Analytics Capabilities by Independent Research Firm

KPMG "cracked the code for balancing business and technology expertise" TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - KPMG International announced today...


Jan 16, 2017, 00:01 ET 'Geo-politics' dominates World Economic Forum attendee tweets leading into Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The topic of 'geo-politics' has dominated the Twitter accounts of World Economic Forum (WEF)...