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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....


05 Dec, 2019, 17:19 GMT Consulting magazine names two EY Leaders as Global Leaders in Consulting

Consulting magazine has named Amy Brachio, EY Global Advisory Risk and Performance Improvement Leader and Reto Isenegger, EY Global Advisory Strategy ...


05 Dec, 2019, 06:00 GMT As change accelerates, insurers need profound transformation and the right talent, reveals EY Insurance Outlook 2020

As insurance industry growth remains stagnant for another year due to low interest rates, the shifts in consumer demographics around the world...


03 Dec, 2019, 14:19 GMT EY named a leader in robotic process automation services by independent research firm

EY has been recognized by Forrester Research as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Robotic Process Automation Services, Q4 2019. The report assessed...


27 Nov, 2019, 08:00 GMT The Netherlands finalist Jelle Kanters announced as the EY Young Tax Professional of the Year 2019

The Netherlands finalist Jelle Kanters has been awarded this year's EY Young Tax Professional of the Year title at the global final held in Amsterdam....


26 Nov, 2019, 12:00 GMT 5G and IoT lead telco transformation drive, while AI and automation use cases are yet to mature

Telco leaders are optimistic about the promise of digital transformation, but there is a lack of synergy in the application of emerging technologies...


19 Nov, 2019, 13:30 GMT EY study: uncertainty reigns across international tax landscape

Accelerated upheaval across the international tax landscape spurred by tax reforms across the world as well as initiatives such as the OECD's...


14 Nov, 2019, 14:00 GMT EY survey reveals video gaming industry at tipping point as new competitive pressures intensify battle for market share

While global video gaming revenues have almost doubled in the last five years,1 70% of video game senior executives believe the next five years will...


13 Nov, 2019, 13:17 GMT EY blockchain platform supports Blockchain Wine Pte. Ltd. to launch TATTOO Wine marketplace across Asia Pacific

Singapore-based Blockchain Wine Pte. Ltd. is now live with its TATTOO Wine marketplace for consumers across the Asia Pacific region. Supported by the ...


04 Nov, 2019, 12:00 GMT EY helps Block2 build a blockchain-based solution for small and medium businesses to manage supply and demand across trade industries

Block2, an Australian start-up focused on peer-to-peer resource management, has selected EY to provide software and services to build their newly...


23 Oct, 2019, 07:01 BST Health care organizations require interoperable IT infrastructure to unlock the power of digital technologies

The health care sector is becoming more consumer-centric, participatory, outcomes-based and cost-efficient, but lags in introducing automation and...


17 Oct, 2019, 17:47 BST Businesses must address digital fatigue and consumer privacy concerns to sustain smart-home demand

While 54% of consumers say the internet is integral to their social lives, nearly half (45%) actively seek time away from their smartphone and other...


16 Oct, 2019, 08:00 BST EY launches public finance management blockchain solution to improve efficiency and transparency in governments

EY announced the launch of EY OpsChain Public Finance Manager (PFM), a blockchain-enabled solution designed to help governments improve their...


14 Oct, 2019, 00:01 BST Business leaders continue to target M&A opportunities amid global uncertainty

Business leaders are continuing to reshape their company portfolios despite a challenging geopolitical environment, with 52% of global corporates...


11 Oct, 2019, 12:43 BST EY STEM Tribe mobile platform to support the next generation of girls in STEM careers

EY today announced the development of a mobile platform in collaboration with Tribal Planet to help girls 13-18 years of age pursue STEM (science,...


07 Oct, 2019, 13:00 BST EY and PROS form alliance for front office commercial transformation

Ernst & Young LLP, a member of the global EY organization (EY) and PROS, Inc.– a provider of AI-powered solutions that help improve selling in the...