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UK tech business activity for Q2 slowed down due to impact of Election and euro area uncertainties, finds KPMG report

The UK tech sector in the second quarter of 2015 signalled an overall slowdown in growth due to the impact of the General Election and euro area uncertainties
Modified date: 19/08/2015
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UK’s VC-backed companies net US$1.1 billion in Q2 2015 due to rise in mega financing

UK’s VC-backed companies net US$1.1 billion in Q2 2015 due to rise in mega financing, according to new joint report
Modified date: 27/07/2015
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Summer Budget: Small steps towards fully unlocking UK's Tech opportunities, says KPMG

Summer Budget: The Chancellor’s Summer Budget was surprisingly lacking in detail around how to support tech growth says Patrick Imbach, Head of KPMG's High Growth Technology Group
Modified date: 08/07/2015
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Pace of digital innovation quickens; large companies struggle to keep up, says Harvey Nash CIO Survey in association with KPMG

Digital innovation is dominating the agenda of technology leaders, but many companies are struggling to manage it, according to the Harvey Nash 2015 CIO Survey in association with KPMG.
Modified date: 20/05/2015
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EU Digital Single Market: We must create an environment that incentivises telcos to invest, says KPMG

David Thomas, Partner in KPMG’s telecoms team comments on the European Commission's (EC) plans to create a Digital Single Market
Modified date: 06/05/2015
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UK tech job creation hits record high, but growth slows in run up to the general election, says KPMG report

UK tech companies report that new business volumes rose at the slowest rate since mid-2013 due to uncertainty and delays with clients’ decision making ahead of the general election, according to the latest KPMG/Markit Tech Monitor UK survey.
Modified date: 05/05/2015
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Budget 2015: Critical investment will help bolster UK’s tech hub network

Budget 2015. Tudor Aw, KPMG Technology Sector Head, commented: "The £11m investment to boost tech hubs and incubators throughout the UK is terrific news and a real boon to the sector".
Modified date: 18/03/2015
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Budget 2015: End to paper tax returns good news for SMEs, but does it pose a technological challenge for HMRC?

Budget 2015: Commenting on the Chancellor George Osborne’s plans to scrap end-of-year paper tax returns in favour of real-time digital tax accounts, Samantha Vanags, tax partner for KPMG Enterprise.
Modified date: 18/03/2015
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EU cap on credit and debit card fees will leave retailers in the black

New payments legislation announced by the EU today, will slash credit and debit card charges for retailers, resulting in a boom for the sector, according to KPMG.
Modified date: 10/03/2015
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UK businesses are reluctant to stick their head in the Clouds, says KPMG

A global study of almost 2,100 contracts covering deals worth £7.8 billion suggests that Cloud-based services are failing to capture the popular imagination of UK businesses.
Modified date: 24/02/2015
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UK tech sector outperformed wider UK economy in Q4 2014, says KPMG report

The UK tech sector enjoyed robust growth in the last quarter of 2014, avoiding the slowdown seen across the wider UK economy, according to the latest KPMG/Markit Tech Monitor UK survey.
Modified date: 23/02/2015
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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
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True financial cost of IT failures to businesses revealed in KPMG report

Organisations spent average of £410,000 per incident, dealing with IT failures over the past 12 months
Modified date: 05/12/2014
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KPMG earns place on the Government’s cloud

KPMG has been awarded a place on the Government’s list of preferred suppliers for cloud services, known as G-Cloud 5
Modified date: 12/11/2014
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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 information protection & business resilience, comments Bank of Englands findings of its Waking Shark II exercise
Modified date: 10/10/2014
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Trio of disruptive technologies will have huge impact by 2017

3D printing, Internet of Things (IoT), and biotech/ healthcare IT are amongst top five disruptive technologies
Modified date: 09/10/2014
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Boards need to defend against 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: 08/10/2014
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Going beyond law: businesses demand cyber expertise from legal teams

A rising level of threats to business are combining to ensure in-house General Counsel are no longer focused solely on company legal matters
Modified date: 08/10/2014
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Cyber security 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: 08/10/2014
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UK technology sector is key for job creation and growth

The UK technology sector has outperformed the rest of the UK private sector in terms of employment growth over the last ten years
Modified date: 08/10/2014
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The social media revolution has only just begun, says KPMG

KPMG’s head of Information Protection & Business Resilience argues that we have only seen the start of social media revolution
Modified date: 07/10/2014
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Blaming ‘weak’ passwords for breaches is history

Security researcher in KPMG’s cyber security team reacts to news that a number of online businesses have recently been breached
Modified date: 07/10/2014
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KPMG launches its first investment fund: KPMG Capital

KPMG announced the formation of KPMG Capital, a new wholly owned global investment fund that will invest primarily in data and analytics businesses
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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KPMG invests in Leeds with new property deal

KPMG has completed a deal that will see the firm create over 200 roles in a national Innovation and Solutions Centre.
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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KPMG launches Digital Innovation Network with Chelsea Apps Factory partnership

KPMG in the UK today announced a strategic partnership with the Chelsea Apps Factory
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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Corporate finance community risk deals collapsing unless cyber security is increased

KPMG responds to the publication of a report highlighting cyber security weaknesses in the world of corporate finance transactions
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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KPMG to sponsor first UK Data Science Summer School

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: 03/10/2014
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‘Black phones’ likely to make users a target for hackers

Stephen Bonner, partner in KPMG, highlights stealth ‘black phones’ owners are susceptible to attacks from cyber criminals
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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Telling customers to change their password won’t guarantee security

KPMG’s Stephen Bonner argues that panicking consumers into changing their passwords is not necessarily the right response
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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KPMG Launches New Global Data & Analytics Labs

KPMG announces the launch of KPMG Insights Labs, a virtual R&D centre that will serve as a global innovation hub
Modified date: 03/10/2014
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