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2014-06-02 16:20:18

Chinese Luxury Car Market to Reach More Than Three Million Units by 2020, Forecasts PwC's Autofacts DETROIT, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Automakers keep sights on the China market as premium brands continue to rise, according to PwC's Autofacts latest Analyst Note. In the last decade, the China market expanded nearly five-fold, from 4.3 million vehicles to 19.9 million. This increase continued through the global downturn, when other automotive markets were experiencing severe...

2014-05-29 08:36:31

PwC, recipient of the SAP® North America Regional Partner Excellence Award 2014 for Innovation, will discuss enabling business transformation through technology and innovation NEW YORK, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC US today announced its participation at SAPPHIRE® NOW and the ASUG Annual Conference, where it will share key insights on how to enable business transformation through technology and innovation to meet business objectives. The conference will take place June 3-5 at...

2014-05-28 23:04:51

Addition of government contract accounting executive Craig T. Stetson as the firm’s newest Director brings a wide range of cost accounting and regulatory compliance matters related to government contracts and grants. Reston, VA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Capital Edge Consulting, a nationwide consulting firm that specializes in helping federal government contractors solve complex business problems, announces the addition of government contract accounting executive Craig T. Stetson as the...

2014-05-28 08:36:48

Report finds 8 key cybersecurity deficiencies and what organizations can do to combat them NEW YORK, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC US and CSO magazine today released the 2014 U.S. State of Cybercrime Survey, an annual survey of cybercrime trends which reveals that while the number of cybercrime incidents and the monetary losses associated with them continue to rise, most U.S. organizations' cybersecurity capabilities do not rival the persistence and technological skills of their cyber...

2014-05-22 08:29:56

NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 10 million Hispanics are eligible to gain health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, representing unparalleled opportunity for businesses aiming to succeed in the emerging New Health Economy focused on delivering consumer-centered care, according to "Hispanics: A growing force in the New Health Economy" a new report from PwC's Health Research Institute (HRI). The report highlights the enormous opportunity and challenges that...

2014-05-21 08:35:32

Software and Internet Remain at Forefront of 2014 Deal-Making SAN JOSE, Calif., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology deals for the first quarter of 2014 started strong, continuing the momentum of the second-half surge of 2013. Equity markets remained near record highs and IPO activity remained robust in an improving economy, according to PwC's US Technology Deals Insights Q1 2014 Update, released today. Software and Internet deals continue to dominate as cloud, mobile and data...

2014-05-20 12:21:16

Talent, Innovation, Supply Chain and Infrastructure Key Considerations for Future Growth DETROIT, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Automotive CEOs (79 percent) believe that technological advances will transform business in the next five years, according the PwC's 17(th) Annual Global CEO Survey, titled 'Fit for growth: The automotive industry--Where it's going and how it plans to get there.' In addition, 57 percent of automotive CEOs currently have a programme underway or completed, or...

2014-05-20 08:33:09

Long-Term Care Sector Drove Deal Activity in Overall Health Services Industry NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Health Services merger and acquisition (M&A) total deal value rose 152 percent to $12.3 billion during the first quarter of 2014 compared to the same period in 2013, according to Q1 2014 US health services deals insights, a quarterly analysis of M&A trends and outlook for the health services sector issued today by PwC US....

2014-05-20 08:33:05

Venture Capital Dollars in Biotechnology and Medical Device Companies Increases 15% Over First Quarter of 2013 NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Venture capital funding for the Life Sciences sector, which includes Biotechnology and Medical Devices, increased 15 percent in value during the first quarter of 2014, compared to first quarter of 2013, according to a new PwC US report, "Biotech Deals Rising," which includes data from the MoneyTree(TM) Report from...

2014-05-20 08:28:15

Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturers Continue to Drive Deal Activity NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical and life sciences (PLS) merger and acquisition (M&A) volume increased 53.1 percent in the first quarter of 2014, highlighting the expected increase in deal activity from the previous year, according to Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Deals Insights Quarterly, a quarterly analysis of M&A trends and outlook for the PLS sector issued today by...


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