Digital convergence is driving expansion and growth in the communications and media industries, bringing new opportunities for profit as well as spiraling operational demands.
Many of today's companies are now addressing the operational risks and challenges inherent in their digital strategies — whether monetising new digital assets or ensuring that internal financial, IT and other systems are integrated and functioning well globally.
KPMG in Singapore understands that when it comes to tackling tough problems, our member firms' clients look for a relationship based on trust and facilitated by regular and open communications. We're pleased that many of the world's largest information, communications and entertainment companies have chosen KPMG member firms as their business and financial advisor. It is a distinction our Communications & Media professionals work hard to earn each and every day.
Our services focus on assisting our member firms' clients with key issues facing the communications and media industry including:
- licensing and rights management
- tax implications of digital services
- content security
- regulatory compliance.
KPMG member firms have the experience, resources, and skills to work with communications and media clients globally to address issues impacting their business.
KPMG's Information, Communications & Entertainment practice serves our member firms' clients in the converging Electronics, Software & Services and Communications & Media sectors. From M&A and transfer pricing to digital content and identity access management, our global team of audit, tax and business advisory professionals can bring practical experience to advise on issues which concern our industry clients.
Digital disruption – drive to thrive
A recent global survey of KPMG International member firms’ advisors who work closely with end-user organizations, found that the majority of clients profiled are concerned about digital disruption – but few are adequately prepared to address it. The research identified three areas that organizations need to improve upon:
2014 Technology Industry Outlook
Technology Industry Outlook publication identifies key trends including geographic expansion plans, emerging technology revenue streams, investment priorities and risks to company growth.
Breaking through the Cloud Adoption Barriers
The rapid growth of cloud brings many challenges and opportunities for cloud providers who need to re-evaluate their existing business models and ensure that their service offerings meet the demands of customers in an environment where cost, security and control remain top of mind for both users and providers of cloud services.
The Cloud Takes Shape
Cloud has finally started to move beyond the hype and into the fundamental fabric of today’s enterprise. As a result, organizations around the world are now gaining valuable insight, not only into the potential benefits of cloud, but also the practical challenges of adopting these evolutionary and highly disruptive technologies.