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14 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Special Notice - 70-- MATLAB Software annual maintenance and...

Specifically, the government will purchase the following items manufactured by from the manufacturer or one of its distributors: 1. Annual maintenance for approximately sixteen licenses, toolboxes, and coders These programs are currently used throughout this agency, and the researchers using Consistency in software is needed to help with cross ... (more)


Related Topix: Mathworks, Computer-Aided Design, Manufacturing and Engineering, Software

18 hrs ago | Pensions & Investments

PwC: M&A activity significantly increases in first 6 months

There were nearly 100 majority ownership M&A deals among money managers and wealth managers in the first half of 2014, compared to 37 such deals during the first six months of 2013, based on findings by PricewaterhouseCoopers.


Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

22 hrs ago | Retailing Today

PepsiCo announces board changes

Schiro is the former CEO of both Zurich Financial Services and PricewaterhouseCoopers.


Related Topix: Beverages, PepsiCo, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services

Yesterday | Business Journal

Lumeris' $71 million raise fuels strong venture capital quarter

The $71 million raised by Lumeris late in the second quarter helped spur one of the strongest periods of venture capital investment over the past decade.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Thu Jul 24, 2014


MOVES-Dorothy Kelso joins AVCA from Ernst and Young

London-based African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association appointed Dorothy Kelso director and head of strategy and research.


Related Topix: Ernst and Young International, Financial Services, Incisive Media

China Daily

Symposium looks at China's healthcare sector

China's healthcare reforms and a strong demand for healthcare services in the world's most populous country are creating a burgeoning market for foreign investors, speakers said on Tuesday in San Francisco at a symposium on how to break into China's healthcare market.


Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers


Record Student-Loan Debt Prompts Treasury Push to Stem Defaults

The U.S. Treasury, which finances more than 90 percent of new student loans, is exploring ways to make repayment more affordable as defaults by almost 7 million Americans and other strapped borrowers restrain economic growth.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Foreclosures, Financial Services, H and R Block

Wed Jul 23, 2014


PwC Advises Tech Companies to Prepare for New Revenue Recognition Standard

PricewaterhouseCoopers has released a new paper on how companies can get ready for the newly converged revenue recognition accounting standard.


Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Sys-Con Media

Partners REIT Provides Further Information Regarding the Results of...

There is no change to the voting results disclosed in the press release on July 16, 2014 but the results below also include the total number of votes cast in respect of each item of business at the Meeting.


Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance, Financial Services, KPMG L.L.P


Interbrand Names a New CEO for North America

Josh Feldmeth is the new North American CEO of Interbrand, succeeding Lee Carpenter, who is leaving the brand consultancy after 12 years.


Related Topix: Dayton, OH, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, Advertising

Wall Street Journal

CEOs' Partly Sunny Economic Outlook

The bosses of big companies say they feel increasingly confident about their companies and the broader economy, but a large majority also worry their products will lose relevance in the next three years.


Related Topix: Financial Services, KPMG L.L.P

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Southtown Star

Final Intrust payout still uncertain

The door to the offices of the former Independent Trust Corp. in Orland Park is shown in this file photo.


Related Topix: Orland Park, IL, Cook County, IL, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, Frankfort, IL

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas venture investment dollars, deals lackluster in second quarter, report says

A national report on second quarter 2014 venture capital investment activity said it was up sharply in the U.S., but down in Kansas compared with a year ago.


Related Topix: Kansas, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, Wichita, KS


Layne Christensen Appoints Andrew Atchison Interim Chief Financial Officer

Layne Christensen Company announced today that Andrew Atchison has been named Interim Chief Financial Officer, effective August 1, 2014.


Related Topix: Layne Christensen, Construction, Financial Services, Deloitte and Touche

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Paterson company among six in N.J. to receive venture capital funding

Six New Jersey companies, including a telecommunications company in Paterson, received a combined $83 million in venture capital funding during the April-June period, the largest quarterly total for the state since the second quarter of 2013, according to a new report.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Paterson, NJ, New Jersey, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services


Black Totem II sculpture stands on shaky ground

THE Black Totem II sculpture is back in the spotlight after Newcastle MP Sharon Claydon raised the matter in Federal Parliament last week.


Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

The CPA Technology Advisor

Attracting and Recruiting a New Generation of Accountants

In order to continue the long-term success of an accounting practice, it's crucial for CPAs to invest in the screening, interviewing and relationship development with up and coming accounting professionals.


Business Journal

Todd Thomas

Todd Thomas was promoted to Executive Director at Ernst & Young LLP. He is a member of the Enterprise Risk Services team in the firm's Advisory practice, focusing on credit and capital services for domestic and international financial institutions.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Ernst and Young International

Business Journal

Boston business strategy firm Parthenon Group to be bought by Ernst & Young

The Parthenon Group , a Boston-based business strategy and consulting firm, has agreed to be acquired by "big four" accounting firm Ernst & Young LLP .


Related Topix: Ernst and Young International, Financial Services, Bain & Company

Canada NewsWire

Focus shifts from off-shore to on-shore in the Canadian manufacturing industry

From the downturn of the US economy and the rising Canadian dollar, to skilled labour challenges and off-shoring trends - manufacturing here has faced tough headwinds.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Financial Services, KPMG L.L.P


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