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Vehicles should be ‘secure by design’ when it comes to cyber security, says KPMG

Wil Rockall, Director at KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on news that security experts have developed technology that would keep automobiles safe from cyber attacks
Modified date: 24/07/2014
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International tensions heighten cyber security risks, says KPMG

Malcolm Marshall, UK and global lead in KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on the impact that international political disputes can have on organisations’ ability to conduct ‘business as usual’
Modified date: 24/07/2014
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Two new appointments for KPMG’s cyber security practice

KPMG has further strengthened its UK cyber security practice with two new senior appointments: a partner and a director.
Modified date: 11/07/2014
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Emergency surveillance laws face a difficult balancing act, says KPMG

Tom Burton, a director in KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on news that an emergency surveillance law will be debated in Parliament on Monday
Modified date: 10/07/2014
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Cyber security and data protection only in third place on Boardroom agenda

Cyber security and data protection have been ranked a surprising third in a list of Boardroom priorities, according to a survey released today by KPMG
Modified date: 02/07/2014
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Roaming fee reduction brings opportunities and risks to telco industry, says KPMG

KPMG’s Sean Kennedy responds to news that charges have been halved for surfing the internet, or making and receiving calls, whilst roaming in the EU
Modified date: 02/07/2014
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KPMG acquires Safira to expand technology capability

KPMG has agreed to acquire Safira, an independent IT consultancy widely regarded as the world’s leading provider of IBM’s Business Process Management (BPM) solutions.
Modified date: 03/06/2014
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Cyber arrest is like cutting the head off the hydra, says KPMG

Stephen Bonner, a partner in KPMG’s cyber security practice, comments on news that computer users are being urged to protect their machines from malware which could allow hackers to steal financial data
Modified date: 03/06/2014
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Consumers call for a Privacy Charter to Protect their Personal Data Online

In a survey carried out by KPMG and Censuswide of more than 1,000 consumers on their attitudes to privacy and surveillance, respondents revealed their anger at the current legal situation.
Modified date: 02/06/2014
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KPMG Launches New Global Data & Analytics Labs to deliver Business Insights for Clients

KPMG today announces the launch of KPMG Insights Labs, a virtual R&D centre that will serve as a global innovation hub, designed to incubate and develop data-driven business solutions for KPMG member firms’ clients.
Modified date: 28/05/2014
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Going beyond law: businesses demand cyber expertise from legal teams

A rising level of threats to business, and increasing numbers of regulatory requirements, are combining to ensure in-house General Counsel are no longer focused solely on company legal matters.
Modified date: 20/05/2014
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Phones and fridges are better, connected, says KPMG

Wil Rockall, a director in KPMG’s cyber security team comments on the news that Carphone Warehouse and Dixons Retail have revealed plans for a £3.7 billion merger
Modified date: 15/05/2014
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‘Black phones’ likely to make users a target for hackers, says KPMG

Stephen Bonner, a partner in KPMG’s Information Protection & Business Resilience team, highlights that owners of stealth ‘black phones’ are susceptible to attacks from cyber criminals
Modified date: 01/05/2014
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Telling customers to change their password won’t guarantee security, says KPMG

As details emerge about a software flaw that allows attackers to steal information, including cryptographic keys, from servers, KPMG’s Stephen Bonner argues that panicking consumers into changing their passwords is not necessarily the right response
Modified date: 01/05/2014
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Tech sector job hiring and business activity outstrips rest of UK economy, according to latest KPMG/Markit Tech Monitor UK report

UK tech sector companies are in a buoyant mood in regards to future job hiring and business activity according to the latest KPMG/Markit Tech Monitor UK report
Modified date: 29/04/2014
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C2FO digital marketplace has the power to unlock billions of pounds of finance for SMEs in the UK, says KPMG

KPMG in the UK today announced a strategic alliance with C2FO, the online marketplace for working capital. Participants are buyers and their suppliers who use the marketplace to increase profit and accelerate cash transfers between themselves
Modified date: 09/04/2014
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Access Accountancy! Profession launches major social mobility commitment

The accountancy profession in the UK has come together to launch a new, ambitious social mobility drive designed to provide greater opportunities to talented students from disadvantaged backgrounds across the country.
Modified date: 02/04/2014
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KPMG to sponsor first UK Data Science Summer School to meet huge demand for data scientists in finance, retail, tech and media sectors

KPMG in the UK today announced a sponsorship deal with Pivigo Academy, the organizers of the first Data Science Summer School in the UK
Modified date: 17/02/2014
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Waking Shark II tests show it’s not safe to get back in the water, says KPMG

Stephen Bonner, partner in KPMG's information protection and business resilience team, comments on the Bank of Englands findings of its Waking Shark II exercise
Modified date: 05/02/2014
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The social media revolution has only just begun, says KPMG

As Facebook celebrates its 10th birthday, KPMG’s head of Information Protection & Business Resilience argues that we have only just seen the start of the social media revolution.
Modified date: 04/02/2014
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Boards need to defend against a new era of cyber warfare

Malcolm Marshall, head of cyber security at KPMG, comments on news that the UK is further developing its cyber capabilities.
Modified date: 31/01/2014
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UK companies are gold medal winners for sustainable business

UK companies rank highly in The Sustainability Yearbook 2013 gold medal-table
Modified date: 30/01/2014
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KPMG launches Digital Innovation Network with groundbreaking Chelsea Apps Factory partnership

KPMG in the UK today announced a strategic partnership with the Chelsea Apps Factory
Modified date: 30/01/2014
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Mobile app developers need to protect their users from spies, says KPMG

Edward Parsons, senior manager, Information Protection & Business Resilience at KPMG UK comments on news that US and British spy agencies are alleged to routinely try to access personal data from Angry Birds and other mobile applications
Modified date: 29/01/2014
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Big business fails to get to grips with big data, says KPMG

Most of the CFOs and CIOs questioned for a new report, released by KPMG, admitted that they do not know how to analyse the data they have already collected (85 percent).
Modified date: 27/01/2014
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KPMG launches its first investment fund: KPMG Capital

KPMG today announced the formation of KPMG Capital, a new wholly owned global investment fund that will invest primarily in data and analytics businesses via strategic acquisitions, technology partnerships and other data and analytics capabilities.
Modified date: 18/12/2013
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Tech contracts worth £10bn see shift in emphasis as customer satisfaction dominates agenda, says KPMG

A study of more than 490 contracts worth £10 billion suggests that the desire to improve customer satisfaction is a major factor behind many organisations’ decisions to outsource key technology-based services
Modified date: 28/11/2013
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Financial institutions need to defend against sophisticated cyber warfare, says KPMG

Thousands of staff at a number of financial firms in London are taking part in 'war games' exercise to test how well they can handle a major cyber attack
Modified date: 12/11/2013
Press release
 

KPMG invests in Leeds with new property deal to create national Innovation & Solutions Centre

KPMG has completed a deal to take the remaining space in the Broad Gate building in Leeds city centre in a significant investment that will see the firm create over 200 roles in a national Innovation and Solutions Centre.
Modified date: 23/10/2013
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UK technology sector is key engine for job creation and growth, KPMG/Markit report reveals

The UK technology sector has outperformed the rest of the UK private sector in terms of employment growth over the last ten years, a new joint report by KPMG and Markit reveals
Modified date: 21/10/2013
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