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07 May, 2020, 12:00 BST EY announces the launch of Physical Return and Work Reimagined framework for organizations post-COVID-19

EY today announces the launch of a broad suite of workplace and transformation tools as part of a framework for organizations and HR teams planning a ...


30 Apr, 2020, 07:00 BST Manufacturing Sector Grapples With Effects of Covid-19 As New Reality Takes Hold, EY Survey Reveals

In the wake of the economic effects of COVID-19, the focus for manufacturers is on the immediate pressure on global supply chains, according to the...


28 Apr, 2020, 07:01 BST COVID-19 crisis provides 'burning platform' for accelerating the data agenda in health care, EY report finds

The unprecedented challenges facing global health care systems as a result of COVID-19 reveal the urgent need for the global adoption of a...


23 Apr, 2020, 07:00 BST Four consumer behavior trends emerge during the COVID-19 pandemic, the first EY Future Consumer Index finds

The COVID-19 crisis is being defined by four distinct consumer behavior segments, according to the first edition of the EY Future Consumer Index, a...


30 Mar, 2020, 00:15 BST Capital strategies being rewritten as C-Suite grapples with immediate impact of new reality

Business leaders are focussing on navigating the immediate impact that COVID-19 has across supply chains, revenue and profitability, while...


25 Mar, 2020, 00:01 GMT COVID-19 pandemic cuts global IPO momentum short in Q1 2020

Despite initially riding momentum carried from Q4 2019, hopes for an IPO window of opportunity and rebound in the first half of 2020 were cut short...


04 Mar, 2020, 16:22 GMT EY launches Baseline protocol, an open source initiative for the public Ethereum blockchain

EY today announced the launch of the Baseline protocol, a new package of public domain blockchain tools that will allow enterprises to build and...


04 Mar, 2020, 07:00 GMT EY report shows that companies ahead in digital transformation share habits that are leading to improved financial performance

Companies that are identified as leaders in digital transformation – and who are using technology to drive and enable growth – share common habits...


27 Feb, 2020, 08:00 GMT EY endorses the UN Principles for Responsible Banking in commitment to sustainable banking

EY today becomes a signatory of the United Nations Principles of Responsible Banking (the Principles), becoming a stakeholder endorser and the first...


25 Feb, 2020, 14:29 GMT 5G investment set to soar, yet more than half of enterprises lack confidence to implement, finds EY study

Fifteen percent of enterprises are currently investing in 5G, rising steeply to 69% within three years. Yet, less than half (48%) are confident they...


18 Feb, 2020, 08:43 GMT Businesses consider cybersecurity as an afterthought despite growth in attacks, EY survey finds

Despite the overall growth in cyberattacks, only one-third of organizations say the cybersecurity function is involved at the planning stage of a new ...


12 Feb, 2020, 08:00 GMT Oil and gas M&A deal value decreased in 2019 driven by energy transition considerations and global uncertainty

Global oil and gas overall deal volume and deal value were down 17.7% and 10.8% respectively in 2019, as stagnant commodity prices, disappointing...


03 Feb, 2020, 09:00 GMT EY announces two appointments on the EY Global Executive

EY today announces two appointments on the EY Global Executive (GE), its most senior management body which brings together EY leadership functions,...


30 Jan, 2020, 09:00 GMT EY announces commitment to be carbon neutral by end of 2020

EY today announces plans to be carbon neutral by the end of 2020, by both reducing and offsetting its carbon emissions. The commitment reflects the...


28 Jan, 2020, 14:00 GMT EY and SAP bring to market a capability to help insurers transform financial reporting and implement accounting policy changes

An EY and SAP collaboration has resulted in an approach to help insurance organizations transform their financial reporting data, systems and...


16 Jan, 2020, 16:29 GMT EY TaxChat™ enters global consumer market for personal tax filing

EY announces EY TaxChat™, the first direct-to-consumer EY tax service, which will be available to individual taxpayers in several countries around...


14 Jan, 2020, 15:24 GMT EY crosses milestone to help clients deploy SAP on Microsoft Azure with strategy and solution initiatives

More large enterprises seek to accelerate innovation and increase agility across their business by migrating their mission-critical SAP-based...


13 Jan, 2020, 12:01 GMT All-time M&A record for life sciences in 2019 as companies increased therapy area focus and closed growth gaps

Life sciences mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity, driven by pharmaceutical buyers, totaled an unprecedented US$357b in 2019 (as of 30 November), ...


10 Jan, 2020, 14:23 GMT ALM Intelligence names EY as the leader in corporate services consulting for organizations' transformation initiatives

EY has been recognized by ALM Intelligence (ALM) as the market leader for corporate services consulting in the new ALM report, The ALM Vanguard:...


08 Jan, 2020, 08:01 GMT EY survey: media and entertainment companies say they must reinvent to survive the next five years

Over a third (34%) of media and entertainment (M&E) executives admit that their company will no longer exist in five years unless their business...


19 Dec, 2019, 15:23 GMT EY named a leader in Worldwide Change Consulting Services by IDC MarketScape

EY has been named a worldwide leader in change consulting services by the IDC MarketScape. The report, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Change Consulting...


19 Dec, 2019, 09:00 GMT EY Ripples program aims to positively impact the lives of 1 billion people by 2030

EY announces the aim that the lives of 1 billion people will be positively impacted by 2030 through EY Ripples – the new, ambitious global corporate...


19 Dec, 2019, 00:05 GMT EY releases third-generation zero-knowledge proof blockchain technology to the public domain

EY today announced the release of the third-generation zero-knowledge proof (ZKP) blockchain technology to the public domain on the Ethereum public...


12 Dec, 2019, 00:01 GMT Geopolitical uncertainty and trade tensions plague 2019 IPO landscape; 2020 set to rebound

Geopolitical uncertainty and trade tensions heavily impacted the 2019 IPO landscape, pushing overall IPO activity down in terms of deals and proceeds....


10 Dec, 2019, 07:01 GMT EY strengthens Retail leadership team for continued success in FY20

To further expand its Consumer services offering to meet increasing client demand, EY announces two key additions to the Retail leadership team....