Driving Value: 2015 Midyear Automotive M&A Insights

October 12, 2015

Automotive M&A deal volume for the first half of 2015 was up ten percent, further extending gains made in the first half of 2014.

Re-inventing the wheel: Scenarios for the transformation of the automotive industry

September 16, 2015

Explore scenarios for the transformation of the automotive industry in PwC's Re-inventing the wheel.

Driving Value: 2014 Automotive M&A Insights

May 29, 2015

For the first time in three years, 2014 marked an increase in M&A activity. The uptick registered across the board in deal volume, value and size.

BEPS: Automotive Transfer Pricing compliance

February 11, 2015

The increased transparency that businesses are forced to operate under through various regulatory bodies has now extended to income taxes. Under the banner of tax fairness waved by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) comes its Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project.

Stay informed: 2014 Automotive SEC Comment letter trends: PwC

November 26, 2014

Take a closer look at the latest automotive SEC comment letters and trends to prepare your end of year financial reports and high quality annual reports.

Consolidation in the Global Automotive Supply Industry 2014

October 22, 2014

This study analyzes the global automotive supplier consolidation trends and assesses the strategic and operational capabilities and financial performance. Take a closer look at the key underlying technology and business trends effecting automotive suppliers and driving consolidation.

Automotive M&A Insights – 2014 Mid-Year Review

October 14, 2014

After an imposing first half of 2014 (H1 2014), PwC continues to maintain a positive outlook for Automotive M&A going forward. Global cross-sector M&A volume increased 6% in the first half of 2014 compared to 2013.

2014 Global Automotive Tax Guide

July 25, 2014

We welcome you to the 2014 Global Automotive Tax Guide. This publication compiles tax aspects relating to the use of a car in 43 of the world's most relevant car markets.

2014 European Shareholder Value Awards

July 08, 2014

The PwC European Automotive Shareholder Value Index (SVI) has become accepted as the standard measure of relative shareholder value in the automotive industry.

Automotive Tax Insights: 2014 tax rate benchmarking study for the Automotive sectors

June 20, 2014

New insights into the effective tax rate (ETR) reported by automotive companies in 2013, the trend in ETR over the last three years and the drivers of the ETR.

2014 North American Automotive Supplier Supply Chain Performance Study

June 19, 2014

The 2014 survey focuses on how automotive suppliers achieve supply chain efficiency and effectiveness through current planning, sourcing, and delivery capabilities. The study analyzes overall supplier performance, across each segment.

Other thought leadership

April 30, 2014

Other Autofacts thought leadership and publications.

How to be No. 1: facing future challenges in the automotive industry

April 14, 2014

This PwC paper explains how strong brands and clear priorities are key if automotive OEMs and suppliers Tare to compete successfully.

Gain insight for the road ahead Autofacts Industry Outlook Seminar

April 10, 2014

This PwC is an invitation from PwC's Autofacts team on May 20th to attend their first Industry Outlook Seminar to gain critical insight into both near- and long-term trends affecting the global automotive industry.

Driving Value: 2013 Automotive M&A Insights

March 06, 2014

PwC’s 2013 Automotive M&A Insights is a review of merger and acquisition (M&A) activity and key trends of the global automotive industry and provides a review of automotive deal activity among vehicle manufacturers, suppliers, retailers and vehicle financiers and other related sectors.

2013 Automotive Sector Comment Letter Summary: Staying informed

January 30, 2014

This PwC paper explains why the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) continues to emphasise the primary role and responsibility assumed by management and audit committees in providing meaningful and transparent information to investors. The uncertainties in the current economic and regulatory environment make the preparation of high-quality annual reports increasingly challenging.

2013 PwC Global Shareholder Value Award winners

January 20, 2014

PwC Automotive 2013 Global Shareholder Value Award winners.

State of the Plug-in Electric Vehicle Market

January 09, 2014

In 2009 and 2010, the Electrification Coalition released two major policy roadmaps that charted a course toward widespread adoption of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) among both typical consumers as well as commercial and government fleets. This PwC report comprises interviews with more than two dozen players in the electric vehicle space.

PwC's 365 thought Leadership App

January 02, 2014

This PwC Automotive industry practice page provides details about PwC’s 360 business app.

Megatrends driving the automotive industry

January 02, 2014

This PwC Automotive industry practice page discusses five global mega trends that have potential implications for the automotive business now and in the future.