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2014-04-16 08:38:24

IRVING, Texas, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BT today announced Timothy P. Flynn, retired chairman of KPMG International, as the Advisory Chairman BT Americas, effective immediately. In this role, Flynn will advise BT on operating in the US environment, including strengthening relationships with key policy-makers and regulators in the US, developing strategies and partnerships to accelerate growth, and mentoring global executives operating in the US business environment. Sir...

2014-04-09 12:35:27

Disconnect Between Tax and Business Operations Translate Into Missed Opportunities and Heightened Risks NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While industry leaders continue to rank cloud a key driver in business transformation for enterprises over the next three years, results of a new survey from U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP indicate that many companies remain lost when it comes to the tax implications of doing business in the cloud - leading to missed cost savings...

2014-03-04 16:24:17

Panel Discussion to Look at Congressman Camp's 'Comprehensive Discussion Draft' and Obama Administration Proposals in FY15 Budget NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG's Tax Governance Institute (TGI) will examine the recently released "comprehensive discussion draft" from U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) to overhaul the Internal Revenue Code and tax proposals in the Obama Administration's Fiscal Year 2015 budget during a live video webcast on Friday,...

2014-02-03 12:25:21

AML Considered A High Risk Area For Majority Of Businesses: KPMG International NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attention being paid by senior management to money laundering challenges is at an all time high according to findings from a new KPMG International report. Nine in ten of respondents (88 percent) said that AML issues are back at the top of the agenda for senior management rather than being squeezed by competing priorities as has been the case in similar studies over the past...

2014-01-28 12:32:54

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicholas Percoco, a prominent cyber security professional, has joined KPMG LLP as a Director in the firm's Information Protection group. Percoco is known for his cyber security research on mobile devices and data breach statistics. Percoco is based in the firm's Chicago office and will be responsible for global corporate security program development, advanced threat defense, incident management and security research. "Nicholas brings nearly...

2014-01-06 12:25:33

Investigating White Collar Crime across the Globe: Tips, Strategies and Missteps NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the fact that an inadequate or poorly conducted inquiry can cause a company to run afoul of the law, damage corporate reputations, or unravel a case, more than fifty percent of the executives surveyed in the new KPMG report, Cross Border Investigations - Are You Prepared for the Challenge?, stated they have limited protocols in place and insufficient resources to...

2013-12-18 08:33:31

Deal Will Expand Firm's Customer Strategy & Growth Capabilities NEW YORK and ATLANTA, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG LLP will acquire the analytical solutions company Link Analytics LLC, significantly expanding the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm's sophisticated data and analytics capabilities to help clients drive growth through customer acquisition and loyalty, and big data monetization. Named to CIO Review's 2013 List of "Most Promising Big Data Companies," Link Analytics...

2013-12-12 12:28:41

Implementation of Mobile and Social Collaboration Tools Lags Behind Other Priorities NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Executives across a wide range of industries have identified a significant gap in the alignment of their organization's business strategy and IT functions, according to a survey by audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP. Only 5 percent of executives surveyed at Oracle OpenWorld 2013 say their business strategy and technology are 100 percent aligned. The...

2013-12-12 12:23:50

Panel Discussion to Feature Majority and Minority Chief Tax Counsels for U.S. Senate Finance Committee NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG's Tax Governance Institute (TGI) will examine the discussion drafts issued last month by U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.), which call for a sweeping overhaul of the U.S. system for taxing corporations' overseas profits, during a live video webcast on Monday, Dec. 16, from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. (ET). The program will also...

2013-12-10 08:24:42

Nearly 70% of Consumers under Age 30 Consider Social Issues before Buying NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Retailers and manufacturers courting Gen X and Y shoppers this holiday season should introduce more transparency into their product labels and identify fair trade, conflict-free and environmentally friendly practices, according to the results of a new survey by KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm. The survey of 1,000 adults, 18 years of age and older, taken from Nov. 7(th)...