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Actuarial valuations: a 3-year long red herring

Companies today rely on technology to speed up the majority of business processes.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Redefining the meaning of workplace pensions

The requirement to annuitise pension savings has been removed & is a fundamental change in how people can access and use their pension savings
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Fighting the war against pensions apathy

We hear all the time that people are not saving enough for retirement. This article looks at ways to encourage investment for retirement.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

UK pensions: the double-edged sword of increased flexibility

While commonly viewed as positive for pension provision, the new flexibility brought in by the Budget means even more pressure on members to make the right decision.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Arbuthnot Banking Group PLC acquire residential mortgage portfolio from Dunfermline Building Society (in special administration)

Mike Pink, associate partner at KPMG and joint administrator, comments on the sale.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Press release
 

The changing world of money

Challenger banks are making a three-pronged attack on retail banking. What threats, opportunities and challenges lie ahead for the industry’s key players?
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG HR capabilities given thumbs up in analyst report

Hot off the press, a leading global consultancy market analyst has recognised KPMGs HR consultancy capabilities and KPMG’s People Powered Performance approach in its recently published report.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG in the UK cited as “a Kennedy Vanguard Leader”

Kennedy Consulting Research & Advisory ranked KPMG among the top three firms, following analysis of the relative breadth and depth of consultancy firms’ HR capabilities in the UK and Ireland.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Black Friday bonanza kick starts Christmas for the retail sector

David McCorquodale, UK Head of Retail at KPMG, comments on the latest retail sales figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS)
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Press release
 

Companies, don’t let your guard down this festive season

Fraud risks are ever present but the time of Christmas brings with it additional fraud risks for unwitting companies.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Over 60s will be key driver of consumer goods sales over the next decade, predicts KPMG/YouGov Consumer Insights Panel

The over 60s market will be a fundamental driver of sales growth for global fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies over the next decade, predicts the KPMG/YouGov Consumer Insights Panel.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Press release
 

KPMG in the UK announces 5% growth in revenues to £1.9bn

KPMG, the professional services firm providing audit, tax and advisory services, has announced today an increase in revenues from £1,814m to £1,909m (5 percent) for the financial year ended 30th September 2014.
Modified date: 18/12/2014
Press release
 

Global capital standard for insurers moves a step closer, but KPMG warns there is much still to do

KPMG calls for insurance groups to respond to the consultation as there may be significant differences between the proposed standard and existing local regimes
Modified date: 17/12/2014
Press release
 

Evolving landscapes: devolved taxes in Scotland

The tax landscape in Scotland is evolving. The Scotland Act 2012 introduced new tax powers to the Scottish Parliament.
Modified date: 17/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Limited festive cheer as half the banks would have failed Stress Tests if leverage ratio was considered

Steven Hall, banking risk partner at KPMG, comments on today’s publication of the Prudential Regulation Authority’s (PRA) banking Stress Tests results
Modified date: 16/12/2014
Press release
 

Finance Bill 2015 draft clauses

Draft legislation for proposed tax changes, including some announced at Budget 2014 and consulted on over the summer, has been published.
Modified date: 16/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

(Re)shaping Stewardship

Is the traditional corporate stewardship model broken? Views from our professionals on stewardship in today's business world
Modified date: 16/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG appointed administrators to Morston Assets Limited

Rob Croxen, Allan Graham and Blair Nimmo, Restructuring Partners at KPMG, were appointed joint administrators to Norfolk-based Morston Assets Limited
Modified date: 15/12/2014
Press release
 

Ofwat final price determinations expected to create drip feed of deal activity

Andy Cox, UK Head of Deal Advisory for Energy at KPMG, comments on today’s Ofwat announcement on final price determination
Modified date: 12/12/2014
Press release
 

Weekly Tax Matters

Read KPMG's weekly tax publication which provides professionals with an overview of the latest tax developments and forthcoming issues every Monday.
Modified date: 12/12/2014
Business and industry issue; Publication series
 

Fraudsters rely on festive cheer to fleece employers, says KPMG

As the festive season gets into full swing, KPMG’s Priya Giuliani warns that ‘the threat from within’ is the ghost of Christmas present
Modified date: 12/12/2014
Press release
 

The New Kids on the Block

Investment pattern changes are transforming the UK property market believes KPMG’s UK Head of Real Estate & Real Estate Tax Richard White.
Modified date: 11/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Oil price volatility presents acquisition opportunities for industry Majors, says KPMG

Anthony Lobo, UK Head of Oil & Gas at KPMG, comments on the latest report from the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).
Modified date: 11/12/2014
Press release
 

VAT place of supply rules change significantly from 2015

From 1 January 2015, the VAT place of supply rules are changing and the European Commission will implement a Mini One Stop Shop (MOSS) scheme
Modified date: 11/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

World’s poorest hardest hit if development of new antibiotics not prioritised, says KPMG

Low income countries are likely to suffer the greatest loss of population and economic output if anti-microbial resistance (AMR) continues to spread unchecked according to new research released by KPMG today
Modified date: 11/12/2014
Press release
 

Diverted Profits Tax – Attempting to define the ‘elephant’ in law

Chris Morgan, head of tax policy at KPMG in the UK, comments on today’s draft Finance Bill
Modified date: 10/12/2014
Press release
 

Member options survey 2014

The survey looks at the experiences of 97 completed member option exercises, covering over 180,000 members.
Modified date: 10/12/2014
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG delivers strong growth and record revenues for FY14

KPMG International today announced record-high aggregated network revenues of US$24.82 billion for the fiscal year ending 30 September 2014, representing a 6.3% increase in local currency terms over the previous year
Modified date: 10/12/2014
Press release
 

Investment in technology and digital skills will nurture the next Isaac Newton, Alan Turing and Stephen Hawking, says KPMG

Tudor Aw, head of technology sector at KPMG, comments on the plans set out by David Cameron to recruit 17,500 mathematics and physics teachers over the next five years and open the UK’s first national college for digital skills next year.
Modified date: 09/12/2014
Press release
 

Tackling cyber-crime is a fair cop, says KPMG

The head of KPMG’s Cyber Security Academy suggests that the same approach to tackling so-called ‘traditional criminal activity’ should be adopted to defeat cyber criminals.
Modified date: 09/12/2014
Press release
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