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May 22, 2019, 09:52 ET Canadians excited by the potential of AI, robotics and machine learning to have a dramatic and positive effect on their lives

But think major changes are still many years away TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Nearly 7 in 10 Canadians are excited by the potential of technology to dramatically improve their lives but believe the ...


May 21, 2019, 10:48 ET The move to 5G telecom networks will unlock US$4.3 trillion in economic value: KPMG

5G will leverage the power of new technology and drive advances in environmental, human health, financial services, transportation and social issues across the globe Will Canada be a player or...


May 13, 2019, 09:00 ET PHOTO OPPORTUNITY/MEDIA ADVISORY - Prince's Trust Canada and KPMG Co-Host Art Exhibit to Raise Awareness of Efforts to Connect Disadvantaged Young

Evening will showcase The Audible Language of Flowers by T.M. Glass TORONTO, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Prince's Trust Canada and KPMG in Canada will host an exclusive private event this evening to raise...


Apr 02, 2019, 08:00 ET KPMG Hosts Inaugural SportsTech Conference

Sports, tech and business leaders to showcase tech trends transforming athletes, the fan experience, and Esports TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada is pleased to host the first Future...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:28 ET Business looking for measures to restore Canada's competitive tax advantage and combat slower economic growth in federal budget: KPMG

KPMG spokespeople available for budget commentary and analysis TORONTO, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian business leaders support personal income tax cuts in the federal budget but also want to see...


Mar 08, 2019, 16:08 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - KPMG spokespeople available for commentary on upcoming 2019 federal budget

— KPMG calls for focus on Canadian competitiveness and innovation, in addition to measures to help individual Canadians succeed TORONTO, March 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The federal government needs to focus on ...


Feb 28, 2019, 07:00 ET Canada's mining sector going through dramatic change but industry remains bullish on growth: KPMG

Canadian companies looking to be buyers; technology and innovation to reshape industry TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - While recent M&A transactions have raised concerns about the future of Canada's...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:19 ET KPMG acquires PWGL, a leading Montreal audit firm

Acquisition bolsters KPMG's Enterprise presence in Quebec MONTREAL, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada is pleased to announce it has acquired PWGL Inc., a leading enterprise audit practice in...


Feb 14, 2019, 07:00 ET Bold moves needed for Canada's auto industry, as global restructuring underway - KPMG

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's auto sector must challenge old business models and lead the charge on auto-tech innovation if it wants to continue to be a player in the global auto industry,...


Feb 04, 2019, 09:40 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - KPMG to discuss State of Canada's Auto Sector at Canadian International Auto Show 2019

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada will be releasing "The State of Canada's auto sector: Recalculating the Route Ahead" to coincide with this year's Canadian International Auto Show. While...


Jan 29, 2019, 11:19 ET Addressing bullying and harassment in the workplace must be a business priority

Sheldon Kennedy and panel of leading voices on workplace issues say today's employees will no longer stand by and tolerate abuse Organizations need to make workplace respect a priority or risk losing ...


Jan 29, 2019, 08:00 ET Armughan Ahmad joins KPMG in Canada to supercharge digital and technology solutions for clients

New leader will focus on helping Canadian businesses thrive in digitally connected era TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada announced today that Armughan Ahmad has joined the firm as the...


Jan 15, 2019, 08:00 ET KPMG in Canada joins forces with Respect Group Inc.

Strategic alliance formed to create respectful, healthy and safe workplaces TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada announced today that it has joined forces with Respect Group, a...


Dec 06, 2018, 08:00 ET Canadian customers among least trusting in the world with their personal data: KPMG

As Canadians demand better digital experiences, companies will win by earning loyalty through transparency and innovation TORONTO, Dec. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Nearly two-thirds of Canadians don't trust any...


Dec 06, 2018, 07:00 ET Customer-centric technology at the centre of change: KPMG in Canada's insurance industry report

Technology-driven client solutions top list of opportunities; regulatory risks loom large and pressure of disruption mounts TORONTO, Dec. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Increasingly competitive markets are driving...


Dec 04, 2018, 09:00 ET KPMG teams up with SFU Beedie to equip auditors with advanced skills in digital and cognitive analytics

Unique graduate program focused on evolving role of artificial intelligence and machine learning TORONTO and VANCOUVER, Dec. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada has teamed up with Simon Fraser...


Dec 03, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadian retailers stepping up to disruption, but feeling the pressure

Consumers' digital habits and expectations are driving real change in retail, but retailers in Canada slow to adapt TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Widespread disruption from technology, shifting...


Nov 29, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadian and global organizations taking blockchain seriously

Blockchain adoption is on the rise globally as useful applications come into view TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - The fog around blockchain is beginning to lift as an increasing number of...


Nov 22, 2018, 11:00 ET Silvia Montefiore named one of Women's Executive Network 2018 Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner

Silvia Montefiore joins community of Canada's most iconic female leaders TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - We are pleased to announce Silvia Montefiore, Canadian Managing Partner, Business Enablement...


Oct 05, 2018, 08:00 ET KPMG in Canada and Agentis Capital form strategic alliance

Collaborative agreement expands services offering for existing and new infrastructure clients TORONTO and VANCOUVER, Oct. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada has announced a strategic alliance with...


Sep 27, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadian asset managers double down on customers and technology amidst disruption

Cautious optimism persists despite regulatory pressures and cyber security risks TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - A steady influx of new competitors and investing alternatives are driving Canadian...


Aug 02, 2018, 08:00 ET Changes in financial services driving investment in Canadian fintech: KPMG Pulse of Fintech report

Canadian fintech deal volume robust so far in 2018; payments modernization and open banking expected to drive further investment TORONTO, Aug. 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's fintech sector has seen an...


Jun 01, 2018, 06:00 ET KPMG and Traction on Demand enter strategic alliance to deliver enterprise advisory and technology services

TORONTO, June 1, 2018 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada has entered into a strategic alliance with Traction on Demand, Salesforce.com's largest dedicated independent consulting and app development partner in...


May 31, 2018, 06:00 ET KPMG and Google Enter an Alliance to Help Organizations Transform Digital Experiences

New solutions combine Google Cloud's security and artificial intelligence (AI) leadership with KPMG business acumen, industry knowledge and integration capability to enrich the customer experience...


May 16, 2018, 08:00 ET KPMG closes acquisition of Adoxio Business Solutions

Strengthens ability to provide clients with Microsoft Dynamics 365 solutions TORONTO, May 16, 2018 /CNW/ - KPMG in Canada is pleased to officially announce its acquisition of substantially all the...