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3 hrs ago | Indian Television

E&M CEOs optimistic about global economy: PwC study

MUMBAI: Continuing its trend of surveying top CEOs across the globe, PricewaterhouseCoopers surveyed 1344 business leaders across 68 countries out of which 72 were media and entertainment CEOs in 33 countries to find out what exactly is their business sentiment for the coming years.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

New Jersey start-up funding continues to drop

A new report on Friday said funding for start-ups in New Jersey dropped sharply in the first quarter, falling 78 percent from the period a year ago and continuing a trend that began in the second quarter last year.

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Related Topix: New Jersey, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, The National, Entertainment, Television, Hackensack, NJ

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

3 MedTech Firms That Raised Millions in Seed Stage Funding Last Quarter

As a medtech firm, getting venture capitalists to invest in a seed stage of financing is akin to trying to get water out of stone.

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

AmericanBankingNews.com

Zacks Downgrades Concur Technologies to Neutral

They currently have a $95.00 target price on the stock. Zacks 's target price indicates a potential upside of 2.32% from the company's current price.

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Related Topix: Concur, Human Resources, Concur Technologies, Software

Business Journal

E&Y out, Grant Thornton in at Health Insurance Innovations

Health Insurance Innovations Inc. has picked Grant Thornton LLP for its accounting firm.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Grant Thornton, Ernst and Young International

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Venture capital dollars inch up in San Diego

San Diego start-up Emotient makes software that can pinpoint seven emotions based on facial expressions.

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

Sys-Con Media

Venture Capital Dollars Invested In Q1 2014 Reaches Highest Quarterly ...

Quarterly venture capital investment activity rose 12 percent in terms of dollars but fell 14 percent in the number of deals, compared to the fourth quarter of 2013 when and further distancing it by more than three times from the second largest industry, Biotechnology.

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

Reuters

Seat Pagine Gialle may shut for business due to "significant uncertainties" -PwC

Italian yellow pages company Seat Pagine Gialle may cease to operate as last year's accounts showed "significant uncertainties", its auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers said.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Business Journal

In slow start, D.C. region raises $217.5M in first-quarter venture

The exuberance of last year's record D.C. region venture totals waned somewhat in the first three months of 2014, with 43 companies raising a collective $217.5 million, according to the MoneyTree report released Friday by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association.

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

Slashdot

Apache OpenOffice Reaches 100 Million Downloads. Now What?

We're thankfully long past the days when an emailed Word document was useless without a copy of Microsoft Word, and that's in large part thanks to the success of the OpenOffice family of word processors.

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Related Topix: Apache Software Foundation, Science / Technology, Microsoft Office, OpenOfficeorg, Software

Examiner.com

Digital advertising is now bigger than television - or is it?

In 2012, digital advertising was a $102 billion industry worldwide, according to emarketer.com, with North America's share being $39.8 billion .

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Related Topix: PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, TV Advertising

The CPA Technology Advisor

KPMG Going Green for Earth Day

Big 4 accounting and consulting firm KPMG LLP is getting green this Earth Day, April 22. The global firm, which has about 23,000 staff, is planning a week devoted to conducting environmental sustainability service projects in its 90 offices throughout the United States.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, KPMG L.L.P, Life, Holidays, Earth Day

Globe and Mail

Creative number-crunching can't hide fairness of Canada's corporate taxes

The Canadian Council of Chief Executives has published a major report undertaken by PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada to assess the contribution to Canadian public finances of their members.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

BroadcastNewsroom

Concur Announces Schedule for Upcoming Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Earnings Webcast

Concur will open the event to the media and general public by broadcasting the call live via teleconference and the Internet.

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Related Topix: Human Resources, Concur Technologies, Software, Concur

Wed Apr 16, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Concur Technologies Given New $115.00 Price Target at Robert W. Baird

Robert W. Baird's price target suggests a potential upside of 24.34% from the company's current price.

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Related Topix: Concur, Human Resources, Concur Technologies, Software, Financial Services, Robert W Baird, Investment Services

The Globe and Mail

Deloitte appeals Livent compensation ruling

Livent theatre executive Garth Drabinksy, left, arrives at a downtown Toronto courthouse for sentencing Aug. 5, 2009.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Deloitte and Touche

Business Journal

Deloitte wins $4.95M contract to fix MNsure

New York-based Deloitte and MNsure ironed out terms of the agreement earlier this month, but the deal wasn't yet approved by federal officials.

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Related Topix: Deloitte, KPMG L.L.P, Financial Services, Complex Media

Freshnews

Timothy P. Flynn Becomes Advisory Chairman For BT Americas

BT today announced Timothy P. Flynn, retired chairman of KPMG International, as the Advisory Chairman BT Americas, effective immediately.

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Related Topix: Telecom, BT Group, KPMG International, Financial Services

SchaeffersResearch.com

Brand Face-Off: H&R Block, Inc. vs. Intuit Inc.

With tax day upon us, it seems more than appropriate to make H&R Block, Inc. and Intuit Inc. contestants in this week's Brand Face-Off.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, H and R Block, Intuit, Startups, H&R Block, Financial Markets, Opinion, Day Trading, Personal Finance

News Max

New Law Makes Tax Preparers Obamacare Advisers

Tax preparers and accountants now have the job of making sure their clients are educated about Obamacare's tax implications.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Jackson Hewitt, Financial Services

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