PwC press room > All > News releases http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/All b3294b69-18bb-4e74-a213-77edb5724b4f/Rising above the noise – A fresh look at what Brexit means for European businesses http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/rising-above-the-noise---a-fresh-look-at-what-brexit-means-for-european-businesses/s/b3294b69-18bb-4e74-a213-77edb5724b4f Rising above the noise – A fresh look at what Brexit means for European businesses In this video, Mark Smith, PwC's head of EMEA Clients & Markets, discusses the potential impact Brexit will have on European companies and what they should do now to be well prepared. ]]> 9/20/2017 7:23:00 AM d1454e0b-711e-4744-a34e-c55762b7d554/New global initiative to help harness technology to tackle environmental issues. http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/new-global-initiative-to-help-harness-technology-to-tackle-environmental-issues./s/d1454e0b-711e-4744-a34e-c55762b7d554 New global initiative to help harness technology to tackle environmental issues. PwC announces its support of a new initiative launched at World Economic Forum’s first Sustainable Development Impact Summit - 4IR for the Earth ]]> 9/19/2017 8:11:00 PM 7ac543d8-81e1-444f-9746-ccae389b2ec1/Next generation of family business leaders embracing digital change, but facing hurdles http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/next-generation-of-family-business-leaders-embracing-digital-change--but-facing-hurdles/s/7ac543d8-81e1-444f-9746-ccae389b2ec1 Next generation of family business leaders embracing digital change, but facing hurdles PwC conducted in-depth conversations with 35 next generation leaders in family businesses in 21 countries & polled more than 100 more for it's new report Same passion, different paths. ]]> 9/19/2017 3:56:00 PM d1757c33-e5fc-4fd0-8b02-bf769cc3ba3d/One of the world’s most widely applied risk management frameworks has been updated http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/one-of-the-world-s-most-widely-applied-risk-management-frameworks-has-been-updated/s/d1757c33-e5fc-4fd0-8b02-bf769cc3ba3d One of the world’s most widely applied risk management frameworks has been updated One of the world’s most widely applied risk management frameworks has been updated- COSO ]]> 9/7/2017 3:21:00 PM 8f546ee4-f143-4cd0-88be-92e9ad6df418/PwC publishes annual Worldwide Tax Summaries - Corporate Taxes 2017/18 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-publishes-annual-worldwide-tax-summaries---corporate-taxes-2017-18/s/8f546ee4-f143-4cd0-88be-92e9ad6df418 PwC publishes annual Worldwide Tax Summaries - Corporate Taxes 2017/18 Rates and rules from 157 countries at a glance PwC has published its annual Worldwide Tax Summaries - Corporate Taxes 2017/18, the latest compilation of worldwide corporate tax rates and rules. As... ]]> 9/6/2017 8:41:00 PM ca6477cf-341b-46e7-8bc1-f7b870ecb495/Rise of pan-African banking could raise between $490-$950bn in additional credit for sub-Saharan Africa. http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/rise-of-pan-african-banking-could-raise-between--490--950bn-in-additional-credit-for-sub-saharan-afr/s/ca6477cf-341b-46e7-8bc1-f7b870ecb495 Rise of pan-African banking could raise between $490-$950bn in additional credit for sub-Saharan Africa. Monthly economic analysis also estimates fastest growth outlook for Eurozone since 2015 Estimates from PwC analysis show the financial development opportunity in Sub-Saharan Africa could range... ]]> 9/4/2017 3:45:00 PM f15a6ba8-c823-4fe0-94f5-3543a899ed64/Workers facing up to completely retraining or reskilling to tackle technology’s impact on employment http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/workers-facing-up-to-completely-retraining-or-reskilling-to-tackle-technology-s-impact-on-employment/s/f15a6ba8-c823-4fe0-94f5-3543a899ed64 Workers facing up to completely retraining or reskilling to tackle technology’s impact on employment Almost three quarters (74%) of people surveyed by PwC are ready to learn a new skill or completely retrain to keep themselves employable according to PwC's Workforce of the Future report. ]]> 8/3/2017 1:17:00 AM ad6ee60a-c3be-478b-9e51-9a7ac4692cd3/Women outperform men in seed crowdfunding, according to analysis by PwC and The Crowdfunding Centre http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/women-outperform-men-in-seed-crowdfunding--according-to-analysis-by-pwc-and-the-crowdfunding-centre/s/ad6ee60a-c3be-478b-9e51-9a7ac4692cd3 Women outperform men in seed crowdfunding, according to analysis by PwC and The Crowdfunding Centre New report shows that while more men use seed crowdfunding than women, women are more successful in reaching their finance goals than men in all sectors and geographic regions across the globe... ]]> 7/11/2017 11:21:00 PM 3e2d01ad-31f7-4d15-a700-aac25ff6bc0e/PwC comments on Task Force recommendations on climate-related financial disclosures http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-comments-on-task-force-recommendations-on-climate-related-financial-disclosures/s/3e2d01ad-31f7-4d15-a700-aac25ff6bc0e PwC comments on Task Force recommendations on climate-related financial disclosures Recommendations released by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), a private sector taskforce set up under the remit of the G20 and the Financial Stability Board (FSB),... ]]> 6/30/2017 12:07:00 PM 752f8150-9997-4d7c-9f3f-a940261e2ff9/Global Top 100 reach record $17.4 trillion in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking, with the US extending lead http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/global-top-100-reach-record--17.4-trillion-in-pwc-s-global-top-100-companies-ranking--with-the-us-ex/s/752f8150-9997-4d7c-9f3f-a940261e2ff9 Global Top 100 reach record $17.4 trillion in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking, with the US extending lead The US extends its leading position in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking while Europe continues to decline The total market capitalisation of the Global Top 100 more than recouped the 2016... ]]> 6/28/2017 3:17:00 AM 3cc702e4-9cac-4a17-85b9-71769fba82a6/AI to drive GDP gains of $15.7 trillion with productivity, personalisation improvements http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/ai-to-drive-gdp-gains-of--15.7-trillion-with-productivity--personalisation-improvements/s/3cc702e4-9cac-4a17-85b9-71769fba82a6 AI to drive GDP gains of $15.7 trillion with productivity, personalisation improvements Analysis from PwC estimates that AI will drive additional GDP gains of $15.7trn in 2030, with productivity improvements expected to account for half of all gains. ]]> 6/27/2017 4:13:00 AM cb291214-4d24-4c4c-a813-c88d5586911f/One way to not just survive, but thrive in the digital revolution? Appoint a digital leader http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/one-way-to-not-just-survive--but-thrive-in-the-digital-revolution--appoint-a-digital-leader/s/cb291214-4d24-4c4c-a813-c88d5586911f One way to not just survive, but thrive in the digital revolution? Appoint a digital leader Nineteen percent of the world’s top 2,500 companies have appointed an executive — commonly known as a Chief Digital Officer (CDO) — to oversee the digital transformation of their business,... ]]> 6/21/2017 3:53:00 AM cb3d1d10-813b-4826-8d1b-0b408fe8f739/ID2020 Summit spotlights technology and digital identity at the United Nations http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/id2020-summit-spotlights-technology-and-digital-identity-at-the-united-nations/s/cb3d1d10-813b-4826-8d1b-0b408fe8f739 ID2020 Summit spotlights technology and digital identity at the United Nations Panellists include world renowned humanitarians and leading members of technology & blockchain industry 2 nd annual event supported by PwC takes place during International Refugee Week ID2020, a... ]]> 6/20/2017 4:52:00 PM feef6aaf-a47e-425e-8b4b-df8284c22d3d/Extending working lives could increase OECD GDP by $2 trillion, says PwC http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/extending-working-lives-could-increase-oecd-gdp-by--2-trillion--says-pwc/s/feef6aaf-a47e-425e-8b4b-df8284c22d3d Extending working lives could increase OECD GDP by $2 trillion, says PwC Golden Age Index measures how well countries are harnessing the economic power of older workers ]]> 6/20/2017 4:07:00 AM 743f5df6-a620-4f41-ad76-6fa28822aa5f/Economic uncertainty levels have hit an all-time high http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/economic-uncertainty-levels-have-hit-an-all-time-high/s/743f5df6-a620-4f41-ad76-6fa28822aa5f Economic uncertainty levels have hit an all-time high The current political and economic climate has contributed to some of the highest levels of uncertainty seen for decades, say PwC economists in their latest Global Economy Watch. Indeed, in recent... ]]> 6/13/2017 8:42:00 PM d28ca082-61bf-4444-958a-099419566162/PwC launches supply chain analytics platform to accelerate organizations’ digital supply chain journey http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-launches-supply-chain-analytics-platform-to-accelerate-organizations--digital-supply-chain-journ/s/d28ca082-61bf-4444-958a-099419566162 PwC launches supply chain analytics platform to accelerate organizations’ digital supply chain journey PwC, the world's leading professional services organization, has combined its expertise in supply chain and analytics to create a platform of analytics applications called SCOOP - supply chain... ]]> 6/13/2017 3:10:00 PM 375c333c-3f26-415b-9735-79855187eb38/54% of companies struggle to align innovation and business strategy according to PwC’s Innovation Benchmark http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/54--of-companies-struggle-to-align-innovation-and-business-strategy-according-to-pwc-s-innovation-be/s/375c333c-3f26-415b-9735-79855187eb38 54% of companies struggle to align innovation and business strategy according to PwC’s Innovation Benchmark Companies are making blind bets on innovation with billions of dollars potentially on the line, according to a new survey of over 1200 global executives and business leaders. The PwC Innovation... ]]> 6/8/2017 6:01:00 AM ab574a44-d69c-41cb-8e50-25151b6ba779/Emerging Entertainment and Media segments show the importance of user experience http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/emerging-entertainment-and-media-segments-show-the-importance-of-user-experience/s/ab574a44-d69c-41cb-8e50-25151b6ba779 Emerging Entertainment and Media segments show the importance of user experience Rapid tech advances are driving direct-to-consumer strategies, marked by greater choice and user control. ]]> 6/6/2017 11:01:00 PM 24ba98cf-1410-4691-b033-0d7fbddb0904/Repaving the ancient Silk Routes: PwC Growth Markets Centre launches new report http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/repaving-the-ancient-silk-routes--pwc-growth-markets-centre-launches-new-report/s/24ba98cf-1410-4691-b033-0d7fbddb0904 Repaving the ancient Silk Routes: PwC Growth Markets Centre launches new report PwC’s Growth Markets Centre has launched its latest report ‘ Repaving the ancient Silk Routes’ today. ]]> 6/5/2017 4:11:00 PM 030ca3fa-4bde-4577-a488-85aafef5f702/Technological Change and Cyber Risk Overtake Regulation as Top Risks for Insurers http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/technological-change-and-cyber-risk-overtake-regulation-as-top-risks-for-insurers/s/030ca3fa-4bde-4577-a488-85aafef5f702 Technological Change and Cyber Risk Overtake Regulation as Top Risks for Insurers The CSFI’s latest Insurance Banana Skins 2017 survey, conducted with support from PwC, surveyed 836 insurance practitioners and industry observers in 52 countries. ]]> 5/30/2017 12:06:00 AM 2817f8b1-5620-4a26-b7e7-c3ae33ae6480/Global study on CEO trends indicates a significant uptick in CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/global-study-on-ceo-trends-indicates-a-significant-uptick-in-ceos-forced-out-of-office-for-ethical-l/s/2817f8b1-5620-4a26-b7e7-c3ae33ae6480 Global study on CEO trends indicates a significant uptick in CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses The share of CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses has been on the rise, according to the 2016 CEO Success study released today by Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business. ]]> 5/14/2017 11:02:00 PM 1fb58b52-a78a-4a03-8feb-769d771f4e92/Economic activity in advanced economies is encouraging, but productivity is lagging http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/economic-activity-in-advanced-economies-is-encouraging--but-productivity-is-lagging/s/1fb58b52-a78a-4a03-8feb-769d771f4e92 Economic activity in advanced economies is encouraging, but productivity is lagging TThe recent increase in economic activity in the G7 advanced economies is attracting the attention of policymakers. ]]> 4/20/2017 8:33:00 PM 14ff49cd-2d5c-47a4-89dc-304ad04f5b58/Managing Risk from the “Front Line” Correlates to Higher Revenue and Profit Growth http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/managing-risk-from-the--front-line--correlates-to-higher-revenue-and-profit-growth/s/14ff49cd-2d5c-47a4-89dc-304ad04f5b58 Managing Risk from the “Front Line” Correlates to Higher Revenue and Profit Growth PwC's new study, “Risk in review: Managing risk from the front line,” finds leading companies are increasingly moving risk management decisions squarely in the purview of “first line” business units. ]]> 4/19/2017 4:43:00 PM e6388c01-ee9a-4979-a0a4-b7d4641fa6f8/Consumers ready to embrace AI and robots for their healthcare needs http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/consumers-ready-to-embrace-ai-and-robots-for-their-healthcare-needs/s/e6388c01-ee9a-4979-a0a4-b7d4641fa6f8 Consumers ready to embrace AI and robots for their healthcare needs According to a PwC study, a majority of consumers are willing to receive care from these advanced technologies which have the potential to transform healthcare delivery. ]]> 4/10/2017 11:00:00 PM 3baaa21b-58a5-4c80-b4bd-34f9bff36a3a/London regains position as Europe’s most active exchange for IPOs, but IPO activity remains subdued across Europe http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/london-regains-position-as-europe-s-most-active-exchange-for-ipos---but-ipo-activity-remains-subdued/s/3baaa21b-58a5-4c80-b4bd-34f9bff36a3a London regains position as Europe’s most active exchange for IPOs, but IPO activity remains subdued across Europe 53 European IPOs raised € 4.5bn in Q1 2017, an increase of € 1.0bn, or 28% as compared to the € 3.5bn raised by 50 IPOs in Q1 2016. The London Stock Exchange was the most active European exchange... ]]> 4/9/2017 11:01:00 PM 1bb9507c-65f4-4014-a3ab-3784ac2ed7eb/Most global financial services companies plan to increase FinTech partnerships, as 88% fear loss of revenue to innovators http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/most-global-financial-services-companies-plan-to-increase-fintech-partnerships--as-88--fear-loss-of-/s/1bb9507c-65f4-4014-a3ab-3784ac2ed7eb Most global financial services companies plan to increase FinTech partnerships, as 88% fear loss of revenue to innovators The report, drawing on a survey of over 1,300 respondents globally, shows clear signs the finance industry is getting to grips with innovation. ]]> 4/5/2017 11:00:00 PM 8fae8371-e4dd-4980-a250-eb9a24a40f04/PwC expands relationship with Microsoft http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-expands-relationship-with-microsoft/s/8fae8371-e4dd-4980-a250-eb9a24a40f04 PwC expands relationship with Microsoft The PwC network today announced plans to expand its current alliance with Microsoft globally. ]]> 3/29/2017 1:14:00 PM 300861f9-9332-409b-b15c-89053923d48b/Financial services organisations need to 'walk the diversity talk' to tap into the whole talent market http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/financial-services-organisations-need-to--walk-the-diversity-talk--to-tap-into-the-whole-talent-mark/s/300861f9-9332-409b-b15c-89053923d48b Financial services organisations need to 'walk the diversity talk' to tap into the whole talent market 76% of FS employers are actively trying to attract female talent But only 36% have seen a rise in female applicants and only 25% have been able to recruit more experienced women Research... ]]> 3/27/2017 2:31:00 PM 9ffc4529-48e0-435b-a5ed-23f7358e2703/PwC Global CIO recognised in Premier 100 Technology Leadership Awards. http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-global-cio-recognised-in-premier-100-technology-leadership-awards./s/9ffc4529-48e0-435b-a5ed-23f7358e2703 PwC Global CIO recognised in Premier 100 Technology Leadership Awards. Sigal Zarmi, Global Chief Information Officer, PwC, has been named in the Computerworld Premier 100 Technology Leadership Awards. ]]> 3/22/2017 12:58:00 AM 9183588a-8103-4652-a466-a1f1ac02e735/Internal Audit Functions Need to Disrupt Themselves http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/internal-audit-functions-need-to-disrupt-themselves/s/9183588a-8103-4652-a466-a1f1ac02e735 Internal Audit Functions Need to Disrupt Themselves PwC today released its 13th annual State of the Internal Audit Profession study ]]> 3/21/2017 3:43:00 PM edb0897f-c263-4a86-9f06-5c0fcbb783ea/Private companies confident about own prospects but underprepared for cyberattacks http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/private-companies-confident-about-own-prospects-but-underprepared-for-cyberattacks/s/edb0897f-c263-4a86-9f06-5c0fcbb783ea Private companies confident about own prospects but underprepared for cyberattacks For the first time in five years, CEOs of private companies are more confident of revenue growth in the next 12 months than their public counterparts. ]]> 3/16/2017 8:30:00 AM fcb154fe-76c8-4213-b3ac-0163b343008e/Focus on diversity and career progression key to winning the fight for female talent http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/focus-on-diversity-and-career-progression-key-to-winning-the-fight-for-female-talent/s/fcb154fe-76c8-4213-b3ac-0163b343008e Focus on diversity and career progression key to winning the fight for female talent To mark International Women’s Day (IWD) on Wednesday 8th March 2017, PwC has released a new report – Winning the fight for female talent: How to gain the diversity edge through inclusive recruitment ]]> 3/8/2017 3:30:00 PM f0344234-edd0-4744-a100-df581b85dea7/Healthcare CEOs concerned about cyber threats but few are taking action http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/healthcare-ceos-concerned-about-cyber-threats-but-few-are-taking-action/s/f0344234-edd0-4744-a100-df581b85dea7 Healthcare CEOs concerned about cyber threats but few are taking action Most healthcare CEOs believe it’s harder for businesses to gain and keep trust in the digital world, citing cyber threats as a growing concern. ]]> 3/6/2017 8:33:00 AM 89214766-05cc-4e44-a00a-5a808cd4781b/You can’t have a machine age without humans – PwC report http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/you-can-t-have-a-machine-age-without-humans-pwc-report/s/89214766-05cc-4e44-a00a-5a808cd4781b You can’t have a machine age without humans – PwC report With the rise of automation, we’ve reached a point where we’re questioning the role people play in the workplace. How to achieve the right mix of people and machines in the workplace? ]]> 2/28/2017 8:40:00 AM 2a064108-c1b9-4c9f-b57e-a678cae8b21c/The new economy of the sea: a call for 'blue' thinking to share space and resources http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/the-new-economy-of-the-sea--a-call-for--blue--thinking-to-share-space-and-resources/s/2a064108-c1b9-4c9f-b57e-a678cae8b21c The new economy of the sea: a call for 'blue' thinking to share space and resources With more than 70% of the planet covered by water, and only 5% of the seabed having been mapped and photographed, the economic potential is as vast as the sea itself. ]]> 2/27/2017 10:30:00 PM 125e6f6b-7313-41c3-9acf-e4559f5f3b00/Investors’ growth confidence rebounds, but warnings remain on losing touch with customers http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/investors--growth-confidence-rebounds--but-warnings-remain-on-losing-touch-with-customers/s/125e6f6b-7313-41c3-9acf-e4559f5f3b00 Investors’ growth confidence rebounds, but warnings remain on losing touch with customers Analysis by PwC from interviews and data from over 550 global investment professionals and over 1300 CEOs, 45% of investors and analysts said they were very confident about global economic growth. ]]> 2/27/2017 6:17:00 PM c6bc937f-ceb6-4934-9bd0-525321d57889/A blueprint for navigating the TMT products-to-services transformation http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/a-blueprint-for-navigating-the-tmt-products-to-services-transformation/s/c6bc937f-ceb6-4934-9bd0-525321d57889 A blueprint for navigating the TMT products-to-services transformation PwC’s new report, Software greases the wheels, provides a survival guide for TMT companies that face daunting challenges in shifting to services-driven business models. ]]> 2/24/2017 3:58:00 PM f166a3df-a26f-43a0-9c26-7de71dd36c00/Beyond the BRICs: the pockets of opportunity for business http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/beyond-the-brics--the-pockets-of-opportunity-for-business/s/f166a3df-a26f-43a0-9c26-7de71dd36c00 Beyond the BRICs: the pockets of opportunity for business The recently-launched PwC World in 2050 report shows that in the long term the seven largest emerging economies - the E7 - could grow twice as fast as the G7 on average. ]]> 2/23/2017 5:24:00 PM b77e04a0-f01c-4b62-b64f-f12032c6c409/Steady progress in boosting female economic empowerment, but gender pay gap still a major issue http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/steady-progress-in-boosting-female-economic-empowerment--but-gender-pay-gap-still-a-major-issue/s/b77e04a0-f01c-4b62-b64f-f12032c6c409 Steady progress in boosting female economic empowerment, but gender pay gap still a major issue Slow but steady progress continues to be made in OECD countries towards greater female economic empowerment, according to a new PwC report. ]]> 2/20/2017 11:17:00 PM fc2d8b78-c72d-47b2-b6a7-86b32b51366d/Asset and Wealth Management confidence high but slow adoption of technology change could threaten growth http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/asset-and-wealth-management-confidence-high-but-slow-adoption-of--technology-change-could-threaten-g/s/fc2d8b78-c72d-47b2-b6a7-86b32b51366d Asset and Wealth Management confidence high but slow adoption of technology change could threaten growth 65% say technology will impact or reshape competition within five years Only 10% are prioritising improving digital skills and capabilities Confidence in the 12 month and three year outlook for... ]]> 2/20/2017 8:41:00 AM e771eccb-14bf-4b46-bcad-0f86d0d9df6c/Technology increases skills gap in financial services and threatens growth http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/technology-increases-skills-gap-in-financial-services-and-threatens-growth/s/e771eccb-14bf-4b46-bcad-0f86d0d9df6c Technology increases skills gap in financial services and threatens growth New approaches to hiring and development needed in sector Deep seated shift in culture, including diversity and inclusion needed to progress Nearly three quarters of Financial Services business... ]]> 2/20/2017 8:26:00 AM d49563c9-65fd-4304-935e-624e2ea67033/Banking and Capital Markets CEOs confident about growth, while costs have to be cut further and faster than ever before http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/banking-capital-markets-ceo-confident-about-growth-while-costs-have-to-be-cut/s/d49563c9-65fd-4304-935e-624e2ea67033 Banking and Capital Markets CEOs confident about growth, while costs have to be cut further and faster than ever before Banking and Capital Markets CEOs are positively optimistic about their growth prospects in the year ahead. 40% are very confident that they’ll achieve revenue growth over the coming 12 months. ]]> 2/20/2017 8:06:00 AM cc6ee7e3-f5a3-4dae-b63f-584477ef0b46/AI and IoT teaming up to reimagine the labour market http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/ai-and-iot-teaming-up-to-reimagine-the-labour-market/s/cc6ee7e3-f5a3-4dae-b63f-584477ef0b46 AI and IoT teaming up to reimagine the labour market AI will ultimately enable the full promise of the Internet of Things (IoT), but in that process, it will also disrupt the labour force in a manner that is not appreciated by most today. ]]> 2/16/2017 4:58:00 PM 49402b25-02d0-4a5e-bb75-8b9b151280e0/PwC uses spatial data analysis to create development masterplan for the City of Tbilisi http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-uses-spatial-data-analysis-to-create-development-masterplan-for-the-city-of-tbilisi/s/49402b25-02d0-4a5e-bb75-8b9b151280e0 PwC uses spatial data analysis to create development masterplan for the City of Tbilisi The consulting company PwC has prepared a detailed development masterplan for the Tbilisi Sea area of the Georgian capital city of Tbilisi. ]]> 2/14/2017 4:03:00 PM ba563c55-255c-4264-8d8a-b5df34d59332/Insurance CEOs embrace disruption, reveals PwC survey http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/insurance-ceos-embrace-disruption--reveals-pwc-survey/s/ba563c55-255c-4264-8d8a-b5df34d59332 Insurance CEOs embrace disruption, reveals PwC survey Insurance CEOs are more concerned than those in any other sector about threats to their growth prospects, but they are among the readiest to embrace disruption. ]]> 2/13/2017 8:25:00 AM 8c00365c-0ad7-429e-9c05-4ef003853169/Shift of global economic power to emerging economies set to continue in long run, with India, Indonesia and Vietnam among star performers http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/shift-of-global-economic-power-to-emerging-economies-set-to-continue-in-long-run--with-india--indone/s/8c00365c-0ad7-429e-9c05-4ef003853169 Shift of global economic power to emerging economies set to continue in long run, with India, Indonesia and Vietnam among star performers The long-term global economic power shift away from the established advanced economies is set to continue over the period to 2050 ]]> 2/7/2017 12:04:00 AM 574d2d35-b3fb-4c8d-9ff1-e89b91c67742/PwC named one of world’s most powerful brands http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-named-one-of-world-s-most-powerful-brands/s/574d2d35-b3fb-4c8d-9ff1-e89b91c67742 PwC named one of world’s most powerful brands PwC has retained its position as the number one professional services brand, and one of the world’s top ten most powerful brands in the Brand Finance Index 2017. The Brand Finance index is an... ]]> 2/3/2017 6:34:00 PM cb393180-7f68-4df7-9fbc-c0d0a3b26cd0/Global tech IPOs in 2016 fell to their lowest level this decade http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/global-tech-ipos-in-2016-fell-to-their-lowest-level-this-decade/s/cb393180-7f68-4df7-9fbc-c0d0a3b26cd0 Global tech IPOs in 2016 fell to their lowest level this decade While 2016 marked this decade’s low point for global tech IPOs, a stream of high-profile companies in the pipeline will likely create a resurgence in 2017, says PwC’s Global Technology IPO Review. ]]> 1/31/2017 4:12:00 PM f73b9516-c2d5-4aee-99da-6fea5e171fe7/A new ‘virtual reality’ is creating profound implications for treasury processes, technology and the profession itself http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/a-new--virtual-reality--is-creating-profound-implications-for-treasury-processes--technology-and-the/s/f73b9516-c2d5-4aee-99da-6fea5e171fe7 A new ‘virtual reality’ is creating profound implications for treasury processes, technology and the profession itself PwC’s latest global treasury benchmarking report, reveals that the success of the treasury profession is dependent on how well it operates in an increasingly virtual environment. PwC’s report The... ]]> 1/31/2017 10:20:00 AM 6145c7f9-1b4d-4030-ac85-f6dab7a42dce/PwC analyses growth opportunities across six key sectors in developing markets http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-analyses-growth-opportunities-across-six-key-sectors-in-developing-markets/s/6145c7f9-1b4d-4030-ac85-f6dab7a42dce PwC analyses growth opportunities across six key sectors in developing markets PwC’s Growth Markets Centre has recently launched its 2017 annual report titled ‘Winning in maturing markets’, which focuses on understanding growth opportunities in developing markets. ]]> 1/24/2017 9:01:00 AM 118f216d-33d8-4f1b-8510-5d7788dc239e/China’s semiconductor industry remains on the upswing http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/china-s-semiconductor-industry-remains-on-the-upswing/s/118f216d-33d8-4f1b-8510-5d7788dc239e China’s semiconductor industry remains on the upswing According to PwC’s 2016 update to its annual report, China’s impact on the semiconductor industry, China’s share of the consumption market increased by 5.9% in 2015 to 58.5% of the worldwide total ]]> 1/19/2017 3:00:00 PM 549c3b5c-6f25-4f28-a426-432fb0b3dc8c/New analysis identifies game changing technology solutions for climate change http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/new-analysis-identifies-game-changing-technology-solutions-for-climate-change/s/549c3b5c-6f25-4f28-a426-432fb0b3dc8c New analysis identifies game changing technology solutions for climate change New analysis by PwC UK identifies the top ten most influential breakthrough technology solutions that could help address climate change. Dr Celine Herweijer, partner, PwC comments. ]]> 1/18/2017 1:02:00 AM fbf2133d-7b04-4442-97cf-c67ee75a58fa/CEO-Wachstumsprognosen für Weltwirtschaft auf Vorjahresniveau http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/ceo-wachstumsprognosen-f-r-weltwirtschaft-auf-vorjahresniveau/s/fbf2133d-7b04-4442-97cf-c67ee75a58fa CEO-Wachstumsprognosen für Weltwirtschaft auf Vorjahresniveau 20. PwC Global CEO Survey: Top-Manager so zuversichtlich wie im vergangenen Jahr / Wachstumsaussichten deutscher Unternehmen unter weltweitem Durchschnitt / Skepsis gegenüber der Globalisierung... ]]> 1/17/2017 10:10:00 AM e29e39c6-b34b-4b51-889e-f97b1cf29e13/PwC launches 20th Global CEO Survey results in Davos, Switzerland http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-launches-20th-global-ceo-survey-results-in-davos--switzerland/s/e29e39c6-b34b-4b51-889e-f97b1cf29e13 PwC launches 20th Global CEO Survey results in Davos, Switzerland DAVOS, SWITZERLAND – 16 January 2017 – Bob Moritz, PwC’s Global Chairman, presented some of the key findings of PwC's annual survey of business leaders from around the world at a press briefing in... ]]> 1/17/2017 1:56:00 AM 13cdfab9-b82f-4df6-b8b2-2a04aec9f10d/US CEOs are more confident than last year, despite recent events http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/us-ceos-are-more-confident-than-last-year--despite-recent-events/s/13cdfab9-b82f-4df6-b8b2-2a04aec9f10d US CEOs are more confident than last year, despite recent events Executives in the US are more optimistic than past years about their companies' growth but are more uncertain about the future of economic growth overall as the debate over nationalism vs.... ]]> 1/17/2017 1:07:00 AM c70b0fb6-8b74-4db4-b3c4-54db866bb3de/CEO confidence rises despite new risks and uncertainty http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/ceo-confidence-rises-despite-new-risks-and-uncertainty/s/c70b0fb6-8b74-4db4-b3c4-54db866bb3de CEO confidence rises despite new risks and uncertainty In PwC’s 20th annual survey of CEOs worldwide, 38% are very confident about their company’s growth prospects in the next 12 months while 29% believe global economic growth will pick up in 2017. ]]> 1/16/2017 5:39:00 PM 25adf8a7-e30d-4aba-8f20-9cd312c2fe52/UK CEOs bullish on business growth but bearish on global economy, according to PwC CEO Survey - NEW VIDEO AVAILABLE http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/uk-ceos-bullish-on-business-growth-but-bearish-on-global-economy--according-to-pwc-ceo-survey---new-/s/25adf8a7-e30d-4aba-8f20-9cd312c2fe52 UK CEOs bullish on business growth but bearish on global economy, according to PwC CEO Survey - NEW VIDEO AVAILABLE UK CEOs are more upbeat about the growth prospects for their own companies than 12 months ago, according to PwC’s 20th annual CEO Survey published at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Almost nine... ]]> 1/16/2017 5:34:00 PM 3c1a7851-4c71-430e-a3c9-dc29205dd21d/CEO confidence rises in CEE despite new risks and uncertainty http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/ceo-confidence-rises-in-cee-despite-new-risks-and-uncertainty/s/3c1a7851-4c71-430e-a3c9-dc29205dd21d CEO confidence rises in CEE despite new risks and uncertainty Confidence in company growth rises, in line with global figure CEE business leaders see more benefits from globalisation than their global peers Geopolitical uncertainty tops the list of threats... ]]> 1/16/2017 5:33:00 PM 220cad93-84b2-417d-895c-ee65bb90c23b/PwC announces new global corporate tax services team http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-announces-new-global-corporate-tax-services-team/s/220cad93-84b2-417d-895c-ee65bb90c23b PwC announces new global corporate tax services team PwC have announced an innovative agreement with GE to provide integrated, enterprise managed tax services to GE on a global basis. ]]> 1/12/2017 4:43:00 PM 531b64d1-6e5c-4fcd-91a4-855c8080c62f/Davos 2017: Join PwC’s CEO Survey press briefing & webcast 18:30 CET Monday 16th January 2017 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/davos-2017--join-pwc-s-ceo-survey-press-briefing---webcast-18-30-cet-monday-16th-january-2017/s/531b64d1-6e5c-4fcd-91a4-855c8080c62f Davos 2017: Join PwC’s CEO Survey press briefing & webcast 18:30 CET Monday 16th January 2017 PwC’s Global Chairman Bob Moritz will present key findings of PwC’s annual CEO survey at a press briefing in Davos, Switzerland, at 18:3018:30 CET on Monday 16th January 2017. ]]> 1/11/2017 4:59:00 PM dc252653-0d6b-4f6e-a250-17042ff7480a/Emerging markets still deprived of fit-for-purpose financial systems http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/emerging-markets-still-deprived-of-fit-for-purpose-financial-systems/s/dc252653-0d6b-4f6e-a250-17042ff7480a Emerging markets still deprived of fit-for-purpose financial systems The lack of an efficient and resilient financial system is still holding back inclusive and sustainable growth in emerging markets. ]]> 1/11/2017 8:49:00 AM f716b4e2-ae0b-4f22-a222-883a814fd5da/How effective is your diversity & inclusion programme? PwC launches new tool to help organisations find out. http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/how-effective-is-your-diversity---inclusion-programme--pwc-launches-new-tool-to-help-organisations-f/s/f716b4e2-ae0b-4f22-a222-883a814fd5da How effective is your diversity & inclusion programme? PwC launches new tool to help organisations find out. PwC launches a new tool to help companies around the world measure the maturity of their Diversty & Inclusion programmes ]]> 1/10/2017 5:18:00 PM d5ab2b26-7df8-45ee-9a2f-e67128a21c34/PwC’s Strategy& Introduces New Book 'Fit for Growth: A Guide to Strategic Cost Cutting, Restructuring, and Renewal' http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-s-strategy--introduces-new-book--fit-for-growth--a-guide-to-strategic-cost-cutting--restructurin/s/d5ab2b26-7df8-45ee-9a2f-e67128a21c34 PwC’s Strategy& Introduces New Book 'Fit for Growth: A Guide to Strategic Cost Cutting, Restructuring, and Renewal' Business leaders find themselves plagued by sluggish growth, increasing geopolitical tension, heightened regulatory scrutiny, and the rapid pace of digital change ]]> 1/10/2017 12:03:00 PM c7fa2c01-5554-450a-8c18-cb36ff28c0ff/PwC economists reveal predictions for 2017, as globalisation takes a back seat http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-economists-reveal-predictions-for-2017--as-globalisation-takes-a-back-seat/s/c7fa2c01-5554-450a-8c18-cb36ff28c0ff PwC economists reveal predictions for 2017, as globalisation takes a back seat As we enter the New Year, PwC’s economists have once again peered into their crystal ball to make their predictions for 2017. ]]> 1/9/2017 10:12:00 PM bfefe06b-4fb9-4b64-97bb-1d05a43920fc/12 ways your festive feast may change in 2017 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/12-ways-your-festive-feast-may-change-in-2017/s/bfefe06b-4fb9-4b64-97bb-1d05a43920fc 12 ways your festive feast may change in 2017 To eat, drink and be merry could be very different in Christmases to come, writes Craig Armitage, Global Leader of PwC’s Food Supply and Integrity Services ]]> 12/19/2016 5:14:00 PM 533a15e6-74cd-4846-8eca-eb8f9b52e6a9/Advanced economy growth weak despite record low interest rates http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/advanced-economy-growth-weak-despite-record-low-interest-rates/s/533a15e6-74cd-4846-8eca-eb8f9b52e6a9 Advanced economy growth weak despite record low interest rates Growth in the advanced economies continues to be weak despite record low interest rates, say PwC economists, Europe, Asia, Global Economy Watch ]]> 12/14/2016 9:39:00 PM 301a0061-846c-4b07-bf6b-d986486de6f9/European IPO markets expected to have raised €28bn in 2016, as year of geopolitical shocks comes to an end http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/european-ipo-markets-expected-to-have-raised--28bn-in-2016--as-year-of-geopolitical-shocks-comes-to-/s/301a0061-846c-4b07-bf6b-d986486de6f9 European IPO markets expected to have raised €28bn in 2016, as year of geopolitical shocks comes to an end The European IPO market will end the year on a subdued note, with total annual proceeds down by approximately a half, standing at €28.4bn, and volumes down by approximately a quarter. ]]> 12/12/2016 3:34:00 PM 66f16868-ae72-4a83-a3eb-b1854598ebf9/Infrastructure drone market worth $45 bn, says PwC http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/infrastructure-drone-market-worth--45-bn--says-pwc/s/66f16868-ae72-4a83-a3eb-b1854598ebf9 Infrastructure drone market worth $45 bn, says PwC The total addressable market for drone powered business operations is valued at over $127 bn, according to PwC estimates. ]]> 12/6/2016 2:48:00 PM a63089b8-c44f-442b-8254-f35d433505d5/Global megatrends pose defense and security challenges, warns PwC http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/global-megatrends-pose-defense-and-security-challenges--warns-pwc/s/a63089b8-c44f-442b-8254-f35d433505d5 Global megatrends pose defense and security challenges, warns PwC The global megatrends are set to have a profound and disruptive effect on defense and security environments around the world, says a new PwC report. This impact poses a need for more agility and... ]]> 11/24/2016 10:03:00 AM a701c7ec-4d7d-4b3f-888a-979fe1916bce/Private Equity players making the business case for responsible investment http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/private-equity-players-making-the-business-case-for-responsible-investment/s/a701c7ec-4d7d-4b3f-888a-979fe1916bce Private Equity players making the business case for responsible investment As sustainability issues force their way higher up the corporate agenda, PwC annual survey examines how Private Equity companies are responding. ]]> 11/21/2016 2:52:00 PM aa766991-70de-417f-85e6-f24c9a903bf7/Trade and business uncertainty won’t hold back investment for APEC http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/trade-and-business-uncertainty-won-t-hold-back-investment-for-apec/s/aa766991-70de-417f-85e6-f24c9a903bf7 Trade and business uncertainty won’t hold back investment for APEC Over half the businesses in the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation’s (APEC) 21 economies (53%) surveyed by PwC this year plan to increase their investments over the next 12 months. ]]> 11/17/2016 3:00:00 PM ca261491-9603-45d9-86b2-a23c5cde114e/Tax compliance gets easier for companies, but new data highlights post – filing challenges http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/tax-compliance-gets-easier-for-companies--but-new-data-highlights-post---filing-challenges/s/ca261491-9603-45d9-86b2-a23c5cde114e Tax compliance gets easier for companies, but new data highlights post – filing challenges Economies around the world continue to make progress in simplifying and reducing the burden of tax compliance on businesses, says the latest edition of Paying Taxes 2017. ]]> 11/17/2016 2:02:00 AM 4b6e9202-8a04-490c-a31b-d6451cb41f4c/Learning from success: PwC’s Top 30 Emerging Markets Software Companies http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/learning-from-success--pwc-s-top-30-emerging-markets-software-companies/s/4b6e9202-8a04-490c-a31b-d6451cb41f4c Learning from success: PwC’s Top 30 Emerging Markets Software Companies PwC’s new ranking, Emerging Markets Top 30 Software Companies, identifies intriguing characteristics, common advantages and disadvantages, and signs for success among software companies ]]> 11/14/2016 3:34:00 PM da36d66e-0c17-48d7-8e7e-db7118fd95c8/Strategic planning, not economic headwinds, will hold family businesses back from growth http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/strategic-planning--not-economic-headwinds--will-hold-family-businesses-back-from-growth/s/da36d66e-0c17-48d7-8e7e-db7118fd95c8 Strategic planning, not economic headwinds, will hold family businesses back from growth Despite economic uncertainty, almost two thirds (64%) of family businesses have grown over the past year, according to a new global survey of over 2800 family businesses in 50 countries by PwC. ]]> 11/1/2016 10:30:00 PM 7ea0d6a4-26d2-4466-b4e8-940b5a03ac1f/Global tech IPOs gain momentum in third quarter http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/global-tech-ipos-gain-momentum-in-third-quarter/s/7ea0d6a4-26d2-4466-b4e8-940b5a03ac1f Global tech IPOs gain momentum in third quarter Following a sluggish first half of 2016, global technology IPOs picked up steam in the third quarter, according to PwC’s Global Technology IPO Review. ]]> 11/1/2016 1:30:00 PM c70b3680-55bc-414b-9b2e-66ea781abec8/China sets the pace for record-breaking decarbonisation levels, doubling the worldwide average for first time since 2000 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/china-sets-the-pace-for-record-breaking-decarbonisation-levels--doubling-the-worldwide-average-for-f/s/c70b3680-55bc-414b-9b2e-66ea781abec8 China sets the pace for record-breaking decarbonisation levels, doubling the worldwide average for first time since 2000 The findings, from the eighth annual PwC Low Carbon Economy Index illustrate how recent progress to decarbonise is in line with national targets set by governments in the lead up to the Paris Summit. ]]> 11/1/2016 12:00:00 AM e7f22e4d-d28a-48b1-9a2d-4b57b9019b28/Report charts success of OECD countries in developing potential of younger workers http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/report-charts-success-of-oecd-countries-in-developing-potential-of-younger-workers/s/e7f22e4d-d28a-48b1-9a2d-4b57b9019b28 Report charts success of OECD countries in developing potential of younger workers I Latest report from PwC economists compares participation in employment, education and training of younger people across 35 OECD countries ]]> 10/25/2016 11:00:00 PM 40bd5c7b-7d68-4e3b-ab4a-9f60d7daae21/Companies shifting more R&D spending away from physical products to software and services: 2016 Global Innovation 1000 Study http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/companies-shifting-more-r-d-spending-away-from-physical-products-to-software-and-services--2016-glob/s/40bd5c7b-7d68-4e3b-ab4a-9f60d7daae21 Companies shifting more R&D spending away from physical products to software and services: 2016 Global Innovation 1000 Study Companies who allocated more of their R&D budgets to software offerings reported significantly faster revenue growth than others. ]]> 10/24/2016 11:00:00 PM c7bfb8a1-f083-49af-a241-0c508c959f3d/Rise of the robots – good news or bad for business and society? http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/rise-of-the-robots---good-news-or-bad-for-business-and-society-/s/c7bfb8a1-f083-49af-a241-0c508c959f3d Rise of the robots – good news or bad for business and society? Technology already plays a major role in the manufacturing sector. But as robots become better and more sophisticated. ]]> 10/19/2016 5:02:00 PM bb6e8384-afc0-4c95-84d5-d8a8706217c7/UN Women’s HeForShe Initiative and PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwC) Launch Online “Building Gender IQ” Course http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/un-women-s-heforshe-initiative-and-pricewaterhousecoopers-international-limited--pwc--launch-online-/s/bb6e8384-afc0-4c95-84d5-d8a8706217c7 UN Women’s HeForShe Initiative and PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwC) Launch Online “Building Gender IQ” Course New York, NY (October 17, 2016) – UN Women’s HeForShe initiative for global solidarity and IMPACT 10x10x10 Champion PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwC) launched a dynamic and... ]]> 10/18/2016 6:35:00 AM 1a330ead-d03c-48ea-a38c-da3e1c677ce1/UBS/PwC Billionaires Report reveals billionaire wealth facing headwinds with overall wealth declining by USD 300 billion http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/ubs-pwc-billionaires-report-reveals-billionaire-wealth-facing-headwinds-with-overall-wealth-declinin/s/1a330ead-d03c-48ea-a38c-da3e1c677ce1 UBS/PwC Billionaires Report reveals billionaire wealth facing headwinds with overall wealth declining by USD 300 billion Approximately 460 billionaires will transfer USD 2.1 trillion to their heirs in the next 20 years Key findings: Total billionaire wealth declined in 2015 by USD 300 billion to USD 5.1 trillion... ]]> 10/13/2016 9:42:00 AM 9fed3272-3c5a-4fef-aebe-a91a4105c548/PwC wins ‘Audit Innovation of the Year’ at the Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin awards 2016 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-wins--audit-innovation-of-the-year--at-the-accountant---international-accounting-bulletin-awards/s/9fed3272-3c5a-4fef-aebe-a91a4105c548 PwC wins ‘Audit Innovation of the Year’ at the Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin awards 2016 PwC revolutionary data-auditing tool wins ‘Audit Innovation of the Year’ at 2016 International Accounting Bulletin Awards. ]]> 10/10/2016 6:12:00 PM 0aa1e3ba-e996-440a-abd7-f3c9b78b4f7a/FY16 global revenues rise to record US$35.9 billion as PwC looks to future http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/fy16-global-revenues-rise-to-record-us-35.9-billion-as-pwc-looks-to-future/s/0aa1e3ba-e996-440a-abd7-f3c9b78b4f7a FY16 global revenues rise to record US$35.9 billion as PwC looks to future The PwC network reported total global gross revenues of US$35.9 billion for the fiscal year ended on 30 June 2016. ]]> 10/3/2016 11:01:00 PM 1f5bdee3-bd2e-4f90-a75c-16694410c79f/2016 Global Annual Review Fact Sheet http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/2016-global-annual-review-fact-sheet/s/1f5bdee3-bd2e-4f90-a75c-16694410c79f 2016 Global Annual Review Fact Sheet Facts and Figures FY2016 ]]> 10/3/2016 11:00:00 PM 673192a4-de34-492c-9c3a-262b61d61b71/PwC lists seven human capital priorities for financial services http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-lists-seven-human-capital-priorities-for-financial-services/s/673192a4-de34-492c-9c3a-262b61d61b71 PwC lists seven human capital priorities for financial services New regulation, fast-shifting customer expectations and technological and economic disruption are challenging long-standing business models in financial services. ]]> 10/3/2016 7:49:00 AM 21bc8279-e458-4337-9158-4747af622d72/$4.6 trillion logistics industry disrupted by customers, competition and digital http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/-4.6-trillion-logistics-industry-disrupted-by-customers--competition-and-digital/s/21bc8279-e458-4337-9158-4747af622d72 $4.6 trillion logistics industry disrupted by customers, competition and digital $4.6 trillion logistics industry disrupted by customers, competition and digital ]]> 9/29/2016 3:27:00 PM 383c8ea9-556f-4f8e-8d0c-c3da572bd64b/PwC and GE Digital form Strategic Alliance to help organisations worldwide harness the power of the Industrial Internet http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-and-ge-digital-form-strategic-alliance-to-help-organisations-worldwide-harness-the-power-of-the-/s/383c8ea9-556f-4f8e-8d0c-c3da572bd64b PwC and GE Digital form Strategic Alliance to help organisations worldwide harness the power of the Industrial Internet PwC and GE Digital have formed a strategic alliance to help organisations harness the power of the Industrial Internet ]]> 9/22/2016 2:35:00 PM a42237e4-e87b-4a56-b2c1-979f972c9fa5/Government intervention and private sector engagement in waste water reuse critical to solving the urban water crisis http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/government-intervention-and-private-sector-engagement-in-waste-water-reuse-critical-to-solving-the-u/s/a42237e4-e87b-4a56-b2c1-979f972c9fa5 Government intervention and private sector engagement in waste water reuse critical to solving the urban water crisis Water stress has become a perennial concern in most Indian cities. Rapid urban growth will be linked with higher industrial output and greater energy demand. ]]> 9/22/2016 2:04:00 PM ef53d79e-ba45-4600-9952-83c45c51cfe0/PwC Appoints Two Partners to Global Energy Leadership Roles http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-appoints-two-partners-to-global-energy-leadership-roles/s/ef53d79e-ba45-4600-9952-83c45c51cfe0 PwC Appoints Two Partners to Global Energy Leadership Roles Reid Morrison to lead Global Energy Advisory practice and Kenny Hawsey to lead Global Energy Tax practice ]]> 9/21/2016 6:51:00 PM d674c8a5-71ca-458e-8df5-f12669a90361/Asset and Wealth Management sector seems oblivious of FinTech opportunities http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/asset-and-wealth-management-sector-seems-oblivious-of-fintech-opportunities/s/d674c8a5-71ca-458e-8df5-f12669a90361 Asset and Wealth Management sector seems oblivious of FinTech opportunities PwC’s 2016 Global FinTech Survey ranked the asset and wealth management sector as the third most likely to experience the game-changing impact of FinTech startups, Global FinTech Survey 2016, banking ]]> 9/18/2016 11:51:00 PM 8d765e39-39c8-4930-bd2b-a5331cacc3d2/PwC shares 10 diversity and inclusion lessons http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-shares-10-diversity-and-inclusion-lessons/s/8d765e39-39c8-4930-bd2b-a5331cacc3d2 PwC shares 10 diversity and inclusion lessons PwC shares 10 diversity and inclusion lessons. The launch is part of PwC’s third Global Diversity Week. ]]> 9/18/2016 2:02:00 PM fb17c0c2-0b48-41d3-9d85-336409d0d604/Worldwide value of services exports grows by average 6.5% over decade to reach $5 trillion http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/worldwide-value-of-services-exports-grows-by-average-6.5--over-decade-to-reach--5-trillion/s/fb17c0c2-0b48-41d3-9d85-336409d0d604 Worldwide value of services exports grows by average 6.5% over decade to reach $5 trillion Over the last decade, global services exports have grown at an annual average rate of around 6.5% ]]> 9/13/2016 4:26:00 PM e032052d-f3d5-4b1e-8b39-893254c4eadd/PwC publishes 'Worldwide Tax Summaries - Corporate Taxes 2016/17 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-publishes--worldwide-tax-summaries---corporate-taxes-2016-17/s/e032052d-f3d5-4b1e-8b39-893254c4eadd PwC publishes 'Worldwide Tax Summaries - Corporate Taxes 2016/17 As governments across the globe are looking for greater tax transparency and an increase in cross-border activities, tax professionals can use the guide to access the current tax rates ]]> 9/11/2016 11:02:00 PM cbef75da-6c76-4264-b458-b6f34892ee8b/London ranks top in PwC Cities of Opportunity Index, followed by Singapore and Toronto http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/london-ranks-top-in-pwc-cities-of-opportunity-index--followed-by-singapore-and-toronto/s/cbef75da-6c76-4264-b458-b6f34892ee8b London ranks top in PwC Cities of Opportunity Index, followed by Singapore and Toronto PwC’s Cities of Opportunity 7 provides a balanced benchmarking of the social and economic health of 30 of the world’s leading business cities. ]]> 9/7/2016 12:09:00 AM 6732642d-1af2-43e4-84e5-99ba426099e8/Impact of shift in consumer spending and behavior a challenge for CEOs in the retail and consumer goods sector: FICCI-PwC Report http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/impact-of-shift-in-consumer-spending-and-behavior-a-challenge-for-ceos-in-the-retail-and-consumer-go/s/6732642d-1af2-43e4-84e5-99ba426099e8 Impact of shift in consumer spending and behavior a challenge for CEOs in the retail and consumer goods sector: FICCI-PwC Report Impact of shift in consumer spending and behavior a challenge for CEOs in the retail and consumer goods sector ]]> 9/1/2016 4:44:00 PM 19510f94-f4e4-4126-9564-c99830dc151b/India is an attractive emerging market destination for foreign portfolio investors http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/india-is-an-attractive-emerging-market-destination-for-foreign-portfolio-investors/s/19510f94-f4e4-4126-9564-c99830dc151b India is an attractive emerging market destination for foreign portfolio investors Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) worldwide believe that India is an attractive investment destination among emerging markets ]]> 8/17/2016 3:42:00 PM 72a07472-d1b4-4b23-a015-8fe8a98aa9ba/PwC creates opportunities with Coursera http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-creates-opportunities-with-coursera/s/72a07472-d1b4-4b23-a015-8fe8a98aa9ba PwC creates opportunities with Coursera PwC has joined forces with Coursera, to provide access to a premier course in data analytics London – Wednesday August 17 th , PwC has today announced a collaboration with Coursera, the largest... ]]> 8/17/2016 6:38:00 AM a698f308-11ef-476d-abee-184f733fb33f/PwC's 25 Fastest Growing Cloud Companies signal software climate change http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwcs-25-fastest-growing-cloud-companies-signal-software-climate-change/s/a698f308-11ef-476d-abee-184f733fb33f PwC's 25 Fastest Growing Cloud Companies signal software climate change First-time ranking shows opportunities and obstacles facing software vendors Tuesday, 16 August 2016 – With cloud computing rapidly reshaping the software industry, PwC has ranked the 25 Fastest Growi ]]> 8/16/2016 1:15:00 PM d097243d-c932-467c-8c7d-7041ffa19fd3/Payments sector very conscious of FinTech disruption and ready to up its game http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/payments-sector-very-conscious-of-fintech-disruption-and-ready-to-up-its-game/s/d097243d-c932-467c-8c7d-7041ffa19fd3 Payments sector very conscious of FinTech disruption and ready to up its game Payments companies are concerned of financial industry players losing business to FinTech. To tackle this challenge, they are active in acquiring FinTech startups and investing in cybersecurtiy. ]]> 8/9/2016 11:01:00 PM e537f417-bc1c-4a26-83d6-f8329aabbca1/Customer in driver’s seat as banks seek to collaborate with FinTechs http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/customer-in-driver-s-seat-as-banks-seek-to-collaborate-with-fintechs/s/e537f417-bc1c-4a26-83d6-f8329aabbca1 Customer in driver’s seat as banks seek to collaborate with FinTechs A vast majority of banks are concerned that part of their business will be lost to new FinTech entrants who better understand evolving customer needs. ]]> 7/27/2016 10:57:00 PM