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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...


Feb 07, 2018, 10:00 ET Many Companies Are Not Assessing Risks Of Adopting Emerging Technologies: KPMG Study

While companies across various industries are increasing their focus on emerging technologies to help transform their businesses, many are not...


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...