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00:01 BST Global IPO market shows continued signs of slowdown in Q2 2019

The trend of unicorn IPOs coming to market and pushing their proceeds to historic levels continued in Q2 2019 despite ongoing geopolitical...


25 Jun, 2019, 08:00 BST EY, Sensyne Health and Guardtime to use AI and blockchain to link health care reimbursement and actual patient outcomes

EY today announces plans to expand the current Health Outcomes Assessment platform through a collaboration with Sensyne Health and Guardtime. The...


24 Jun, 2019, 08:02 BST Four out of five companies plan to reduce their legal spend over the next two years, EY survey finds

Eighty-two percent of companies plan to reduce their legal function costs over the next two years, with 42% of respondents planning on doing so by...


14 Jun, 2019, 05:01 BST EY announces winners of EY NextWave Global Data Science Challenge launched to connect STEM students worldwide

EY today announces the launch of the initiative to connect Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) students worldwide, with the...


09 Jun, 2019, 00:28 BST Brad Keywell from the United States named EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2019

Brad Keywell, CEO of US-based Uptake Technologies, Inc., was this evening named EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2019 at an award ceremony held in...


07 Jun, 2019, 13:00 BST Ernst & Young LLP and Anaplan form alliance to help organizations deploy connected planning platform for business transformation

Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) and Anaplan, Inc., a pioneer in connected planning, today announced an alliance to help large global organizations deploy a ...


06 Jun, 2019, 13:00 BST Ernst & Young LLP and SailPoint to help organizations transform how they manage digital identities in the workplace

Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) and SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc., a leader in enterprise identity governance, today announced they have entered...


05 Jun, 2019, 22:50 BST Dr. Liu Jiren honored with 2019 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Alumni Award for Societal Impact

Dr. Liu Jiren, Chairman and CEO of Neusoft Corporation (SSE: 600718), has been honored by the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ (EOY) Global Alumni...


05 Jun, 2019, 13:13 BST World's leading entrepreneurs gather for 19th annual EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™

The 19th EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award and event commences this week, taking place between 5 and 9 June 2019 in Monaco. This year 57...


04 Jun, 2019, 00:01 BST Prolonged geopolitical and economic uncertainty see foreign direct investment into Europe drop for the first time in six years

Foreign direct investment (FDI) projects into Europe dropped 4% (to 6,356 projects) over the year according to the EY European Attractiveness survey. ...


03 Jun, 2019, 08:01 BST EY announces completion of Pangea3 Legal Managed Services acquisition

EY today announces the closing of the acquisition of the Pangea3 Legal Managed Services (LMS) business from Thomson Reuters. Together with the recent ...


23 May, 2019, 10:03 BST EY to help Blockchain Wine Pte. Ltd. build blockchain platform for wine distributors across Asia and worldwide

Blockchain Wine Pte. Ltd. has selected EY to provide services to build a blockchain solution leveraging EY's OpsChain Solution, which Blockchain Wine ...


22 May, 2019, 06:00 BST The EY and Guardtime joint venture company signs agreement with China's Zhuhai Port Holdings for future collaboration

The EY and Guardtime marine insurance blockchain joint venture company Insurwave Limited today announces a new agreement with Zhuhai Port Holdings...


21 May, 2019, 05:01 BST EY and Thomson Reuters bring together ONESOURCE process automation with EY Tax Technology and Transformation services

Ernst & Young LLP (EY) and Thomson Reuters today announce a strategic alliance that brings together Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE global tax technology...


16 May, 2019, 00:01 BST Technology investment into Europe hits all-time high

Europe's technology sector is booming according to the EY European Attractiveness survey – Technology, with the number of new foreign direct...


14 May, 2019, 13:15 BST EY study reveals US CEOs and business leaders are AI optimists but see China as obstacle to AI advancement in the US

A study of US CEOs and business leaders, conducted by EY, revealed that most senior executives (85%) classify themselves as artificial intelligence...


09 May, 2019, 08:00 BST Clean energy drives power and utility M&A activity amid overall decline in deal value

Renewable M&A led the way in the global power and utilities (P&U) market in Q1 2019, making up 61% of total deal value and increasing by US$3.7b from ...


01 May, 2019, 00:01 BST EY and Velon launch advanced cycling data-tracking system worldwide

EY, a leader in professional and digital services, and Velon, a global leading data provider for professional road cycling, today announce the launch ...


30 Apr, 2019, 08:30 BST Julie Teigland appointed to lead the EY Europe, Middle East, India and Africa geographic area

EY today announces the appointment of Julie Teigland as the new leader for the EY Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) geographic area on 1...


29 Apr, 2019, 15:00 BST IDC MarketScape names EY a leader for business consulting services

EY has been recognized as a leader for business consulting services in all geographies by the IDC MarketScape: Business Consulting Services 2019...


18 Apr, 2019, 00:01 BST Confidence high as middle-market executives expect double-digit growth

Despite forecasts of economic headwinds ahead and increasing geopolitical uncertainties, many middle-market companies are still bullish about their...


17 Apr, 2019, 13:00 BST EY wins SAP® Pinnacle Awards for Partner of the Year in Technology Innovation and Strategic Growth

EY announces that it has received two 2019 SAP Pinnacle Awards: ISV Partner of the Year in the Technology Innovation category, and Strategic Growth...


16 Apr, 2019, 20:20 BST Multimillion-dollar investment in EY Blockchain Analyzer delivers new upgrades for blockchain and cryptocurrency audit and tax services

EY today announced the launch of the second generation of EY Blockchain Analyzer, a blockchain analytics tool, at the annual EY Global Blockchain...


16 Apr, 2019, 19:48 BST EY launches smart contract testing service for blockchain clients

EY announced today the launch of EY Smart Contract Analyzer, a smart contract testing and security service for the public Ethereum blockchain. The...


16 Apr, 2019, 19:45 BST EY releases zero-knowledge proof blockchain transaction technology to the public domain to advance blockchain privacy standards

EY today announced that it will release its zero-knowledge proof (ZKP) private transaction protocol into the public domain to help accelerate the...