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Jul 06, 2020, 10:00 ET KPMG Names Management Team To Lead Firm Forward

KPMG today announced the leaders of the U.S. firm's Audit, Tax and Advisory businesses, as well as the new heads of Growth & Strategy and Operations...


Jun 25, 2020, 09:00 ET KPMG LLP Collaborates With Microsoft To Help Businesses Reopen

KPMG LLP (KPMG) is collaborating with Microsoft, as part of a flexible enterprise-wide program, to prepare organizations for carefully phasing...


Jun 22, 2020, 12:10 ET KPMG LLP Launches KPMG Chain Fusion To Help Manage Crypto And Traditional Assets Over Public And Private Blockchain Networks

KPMG LLP has launched KPMG Chain Fusion, a patent pending suite of advanced analytics capabilities, built on leading cryptoasset data & technology...


May 19, 2020, 08:00 ET KPMG Introduces A New Way For Mid-Size Organizations To Enhance Performance, Evolve Operating Models And Better Prepare To Overcome Business Disruption

Continuously improving performance is a major challenge for every business. In moments of relative normality, mid-size organizations' technology is...


May 15, 2020, 09:00 ET COVID-19 Worsening Mental Health Of 59% Of Healthcare Industry Workers: KPMG Survey

Nearly three out of five healthcare workers (59%) say COVID-19 has worsened their mental health, representing an eight percentage point gap when...


May 14, 2020, 09:00 ET KPMG LLP Introduces Dynamic, Risk-Based, Policy And Technical Framework To Help Organizations Safely Reopen Their Workplaces

KPMG LLP has introduced a dynamic framework to help organizations implement approaches to bring employees back to workplaces. KPMG's framework...


Apr 21, 2020, 07:00 ET Global Q1'20 VC investment hits US$61 billion but foreshadows COVID-19 reduction in Q2, says KPMG Private Enterprise's Venture Pulse

The Q1'20 edition of the KPMG Private Enterprise Venture Pulse saw global VC investment in Q1'20 dip quarter-over-quarter with US$61 billion raised....


Mar 18, 2020, 09:07 ET KPMG Teams with Thomson Reuters and 3 Universities to Better Prepare Tax, Accounting Students for Modern Workforce

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, together with Thomson Reuters and three universities, has developed an interactive and immersive case...


Mar 05, 2020, 09:03 ET United States Significantly Widens Lead Over China As Most Promising Source of Disruptive Technologies: KPMG Report

Technology leaders regard the United States as the most promising market for developing disruptive technologies, with more than twice as many saying...


Mar 03, 2020, 15:35 ET KPMG Elects Paul Knopp As U.S. Chair And CEO

KPMG in the U.S. has elected Paul Knopp to serve as its next Chair and Chief Executive Officer for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2020. Knopp has ...


Feb 26, 2020, 09:00 ET Healthcare Trails Other Sectors In Developing AI Code of Ethics

While there is a great deal of hype and potential about artificial intelligence (AI) as a tool in medicine, only 36% of U.S. business decision makers ...


Feb 25, 2020, 09:00 ET KPMG Awarded U.S. Patent For Blockchain Application That Increases Trust In AI Data Management Practices

KPMG LLP (KPMG) has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a blockchain-based method that improves the selection, ...


Feb 13, 2020, 09:17 ET Most Tech Sector Leaders Believe Companies Should Have An Artificial Intelligence Ethics Policy: KPMG Report

Nearly 90 percent of technology company decision-makers believe companies in all industries should implement an AI ethics policy to help govern their ...


Feb 06, 2020, 11:29 ET KPMG Recognized By ServiceNow As Americas Transformation Partner of the Year

KPMG announced that it has been recognized by ServiceNow as the 2020 ServiceNow Americas Transformation Partner of the Year for its work across IT,...


Feb 05, 2020, 09:00 ET KPMG LLP Takes Minority Interest In LumaTax

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, announced today that it has taken a minority interest in LumaTax, a growing sales and use tax technology...


Jan 27, 2020, 09:00 ET KPMG, Project Management Institute Collaborate As Digital Tech Plays Greater Role In Delivering Change

KPMG LLP and Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading association for the project management profession, today announced they are...


Jan 16, 2020, 09:00 ET Business Challenge 2020: Keeping Pace with the Rising Expectations for Artificial Intelligence

In the next decade, artificial intelligence (AI) is expected to broadly impact daily business operations and provide tangible benefits to employees...


Jan 15, 2020, 12:30 ET Venture Capital Investment In The U.S. Increases To $34.2 Billion In Q4 2019, Pushing 2019 Total To $136.5 Billion -the Second Highest Yearly VC Investment On Record: KPMG Report

Venture capital (VC) investment in the U.S. continued strong during Q4 2019, totaling $34.2 billion across 2,215 deals, according to the latest...


Jan 13, 2020, 08:30 ET Healthcare Investors Say Pace Of Market Activity To Continue, But 2020 Elections May Impact Investment Outlook: KPMG Survey

Healthcare and life sciences investment professionals believe that deal volume will grow in most sectors in 2020 compared with 2019, but the coming...


Dec 19, 2019, 10:00 ET KPMG Corporate Finance LLC Announced As Winner Of The 2019 Industrials Deal Of The Year At The 18th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

The M&A Advisor announced that KPMG Corporate Finance LLC ("KPMG CF") is among the winners of their 18th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. KPMG CF won in...


Dec 17, 2019, 12:04 ET Board, Audit Committee Priorities Should Focus on Long-Term Value Creation

Linking boardroom conversations on strategy, risk, and global disruption and understanding how stakeholder expectations are influencing long-term...


Dec 10, 2019, 09:00 ET KPMG Forms Strategic Alliance With Aires

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory services firm, today announced it has formed an alliance with Aires, a leading global relocation management...


Dec 04, 2019, 00:01 ET KPMG To Provide Global Tax Compliance Services To Ford Motor Company

KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced an agreement with Ford Motor Company to provide direct and indirect tax compliance...


Nov 19, 2019, 08:47 ET Streaming Video Subscribers Willing To Pay 50% More For Additional Subscriptions: KPMG Consumer Study

Consumers today on average pay $22 a month for video streaming subscriptions and are willing to pay an additional $11 a month – or 50 percent more -- ...


Nov 07, 2019, 08:00 ET Average Holiday Spending Seen Rising With Majority Starting To Shop Before Black Friday; Online Shopping Grows: KPMG Survey

Average holiday season spending is expected to rise by 5% – a KPMG LLP survey found – in an environment where retailers will be seen melding "bricks...