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In this webcast we will discuss the strategic approaches and practical/transformative actions that companies can undertake to embrace shareholder activism and enhance strategic alignment and execution.
The accounting and reporting guidance around benefits and compensation continues to evolve. In an effort to keep you apprised of the on-going changes and updates, we are pleased to invite you to join us for our quarterly webcast series, designed for corporate financial reporting and HR executives. PwC specialists will provide their perspectives on emerging accounting, regulatory and market developments within the incentive compensation and employee benefits arena.
PwC's Risk Assurance Group invites you to attend the How M&A Activity and Organizational Change Impacts Financial Processes and Systems webcast, to learn how to Oracle Advanced Controls can be leveraged in your organizational change efforts.
On this Entertainment, media and communications sector webcast, we will explore the characteristics and best practices in monitoring and managing key risks, and link these practices to the strategic, operational and financial business imperatives.
Join us on Thursday, March 6 at 2:00 pm EDT, as we reveal the results from the PwC Cash Investment Survey. The survey was designed to identify leading practices in corporate investment management and provide value-added insight that treasury and finance professionals can apply within their own organizations.
In the current economic and regulatory climate, transfer pricing implementation requires more attention than ever before, within both finance and tax teams as well as across a range of other stakeholders. It is no surprise that transfer pricing has become the top priority for any global company. You're invited to a webcast series with PwC and SAP discussing the main questions companies are asking about as it relates to their transfer pricing compliance strategy.
In the past year, oil and gas companies focused on maximizing shareholder value. This webcast will focus on key themes found in the PwC quarterly M&A analysis along with our insights on deals done in the past year and what the deal market for 2014 may hold.
PwC's Investor Resource Institute invites you to join us for a webcast on Thursday, February 6 from 3:00 - 4:00pm ET. During this webcast we will be discussing five megatrends that we see shaping the global business environment, and the implications of these macroeconomic forces may have on corporate strategies.
On January 29, Mary Ann Cloyd, leader of PwC's Center for Board Governance, and Tim Ryan, PwC vice chair and leader of Markets, Strategy, and Stakeholders, lead the Center for Board Governance Key considerations for board and audit committee members webcast. which focused on what issues are top of mind for board and audit committee members.
Did you miss the Q4 2013 "Current Accounting & Reporting Developments" webcast on December 17? If so, you still have an opportunity to view the webcast and earn CPE credit! PwC is offering the Q4 2013 webcast in an on-demand format for your convenience.
The consolidation in the healthcare industry is creating new and bigger HR related challenges. As health systems redefine their brands and clarify their strategies in this time of convergence, hospital executives have new struggles to conquer, from evaluating merger candidates to integrating them (including the nuances of integrating physician practices), to delivering meaningful benefits in cost effective ways.
Join us for a discussion on transforming the tax function. PwC thought leaders will highlight the key challenges and opportunities of tax transformation, while delivering distinctive and forward-looking insight.
Join a panel of PwC Tax Accounting Services (TAS) specialists for a discussion of relevant tax accounting matters including disclosures under ASC 740 as well as recent regulatory and legislative developments.
Our tax specialists will highlight the past year, review the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on employers in 2014 and beyond, review developments in information reporting, provide an outlook of potential future initiatives from the Internal Revenue Service, and other issues impacting healthcare providers, universities and other tax-exempt organizations.
The Private Company Council (PCC) has recently finalized three proposed accounting alternatives (subject to endorsement by the FASB). This is an unprecedented shift in the standard setting process aimed at reducing the complexity of financial reporting for private companies. What’s the impact on you and your company’s financial reporting?
These webcasts feature Wayne Carnall, PwC partner and former Chief Accountant in the Division of Corporate Finance of the SEC, from 2007-2011. One webcast discusses trends impacting Product & Services sectors and the other is focused on Financial Services industries.
In this webcast focused on companies in moments of distress, we’ll provide an overview of the typical cycle of a distressed company, including the leading indicators, actions management can take to turn the business around and prevent a bankruptcy filing and how a turnaround advisor can help. We will also focus on thoughts and ideas that may maximize a business’ opportunity while in bankruptcy.
Taxes increased on January 1, are you prepared? Register for PwC's annual webcast and learn how you and your business may be affected by tax increases, what other changes are in effect for 2013, what planning opportunities are available that can help minimize the tax impact and efficiently manage your wealth, and what changes may result from potential tax reform.
In the context of FCPA, despite a company's earnest compliance efforts, it is possible that a rogue employee or business partner operating in an emerging market offers a bribe to a foreign government official. Join us for an engaging discussion on what companies should consider doing when things go unexpectedly wrong and they find themselves in such a predicament and potentially before US regulators.
PwC's Risk Assurance Group invites you to watch this recorded webcast to learn how to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of your journal entry process using the right combination of controls and GRC technology.
The presenters discuss perspectives on the current regulatory and global investment landscape as it relates to performance reporting, as well as insight on practical implementation of the most recent and proposed changes to the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS).
Results of this year’s survey – including responses from more than 9,600 executives across 115 countries, and virtually every industry – show that executives are heeding the need to fund enhanced security activities and have substantially improved technology safeguards, processes, and strategies. Budgets are rising and confidence continues to climb. But while many organizations have raised the bar on security, their adversaries have done better.
The proposal by US and international accounting standard setters to overhaul lease accounting likely will have far-reaching impacts for most companies. Watch this installment of the Energy executive webcast series to learn about how the new proposal will impact the energy industry.
This installment of PwC's Healthcare, Higher Education and Not-for-Profit quarterly webcast series covers FASB standard setting developments that have occurred since our July webcast. As always, the focus is on not-for-profit organizations that apply FASB standards, with an emphasis on healthcare and higher education institutions.
Investors are increasingly taking environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into consideration when assessing the value of a company. However, most executives are unsure how to truly unlock this value and the impact it can have on essential reporting and IPO sale prices.
Watch this complimentary webcast where we present the findings from PwC's Health Research Institute's (HRI) new report: Medtech companies prepare for an innovation makeover. This webcast discusses leading industry practices that result in high impact innovation strategies designed to drive business models, management processes and product development efforts.
On this webcast, we explore the results of the EMC sector State of the Internal Audit Profession Study and discuss specific challenges of internal audit departments within this industry. The results of this study coupled with the recent updates to COSO’s Internal Control-Integrated Framework provide companies an opportunity to take a fresh look at their internal control systems.
This webcast, hosted by the Financial Instruments, Structured Finance, and Real Estate (FSR) group, focuses on the emerging trends, latest news, and market data updates related to today's financial markets and their participants.
This webcast analyzes the comment letter responses to the FASB and IASB's revised exposure draft on the new leasing proposal, and provides insights to help you think through the nuances that might lead to unexpected financial results.
On July 31, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") adopted two new sets of rules that, taken together, tighten the controls required for broker-dealers holding customer funds and securities. In this installment of the PDP Live Webcast Series participants will gain an understanding of the amendments to the financial reporting rule for broker-dealers.
PwC invites you to watch a panel of our Tax Accounting Services (TAS) specialists for a discussion of relevant tax accounting matters including intraperiod tax expense allocation under ASC 740 as well as recent regulatory and legislative developments.
Watch this webcast where we provide a summary of the new rules; discuss issues such as the effect of the inclusion of a global workforce and valuation of retirement and incentive compensation plans; and provide some suggestions for how the SEC's proposed flexibility can be made to work for your company through the use of statistical sampling.
This installment of the Center for Board Governance Quarterly Webcast Series provides insight and analysis on the results of PwC's 2013 Annual Corporate Directors Survey. Highlights include directors' views on board composition, stakeholder communications, executive compensation, the regulatory environment, strategy and risk and IT oversight.
Regulatory expectations for strong compliance governance in the banking sector continue to evolve. Sovereign debt levels and monetary policy threaten confidence and growth and historic low rates continue to put pressure on margins. PwC's Internal Audit practice hosted this webcast to discuss the current risks facing the banking industry and how internal audit can help facilitate preparedness for future risks.
PwC's Risk Assurance Group invites you to watch this webcast to find out whether integrating GRC and IdM is the right decision for your organization and to how to leverage the strengths and functionality of GRC and IdM to meet and exceed stakeholder requirements.
Did you miss the Q3 2013 "Current Accounting & Reporting Developments" webcast on September 23? If so, you still have an opportunity to view the webcast and earn CPE credit! PwC is offering the Q3 2013 webcast in an on-demand format for your convenience.
Watch an engaging discussion on innovation and how organizations are seeking innovative ways to make their business newly relevant. Every leader is planning for growth, but not all will achieve it. How do you translate strategy into innovation, action, and results?
This quarter's webcast features discussions on the following technical accounting issues impacting technology companies: revenue recognition, discontinued operations, COSO's internal control-integrated framework, and more.
PwC's Power and Utilities Executive Webcast Series provides practical guidance on recent regulatory and financial reporting developments. Our quarterly webcasts, designed for corporate accounting executives, keep you informed of new and emerging issues impacting the power and utilities industry, and provide insight into the recent activities of accounting related regulatory bodies.
Watch our quarterly webcast designed for corporate financial reporting and HR executives. PwC specialists provide their perspectives on emerging accounting, regulatory and market developments within the incentive compensation and employee benefits arena.
Almost 9 months into the first year of compliance, where does your company stand? Do you have a clear path forward to your first conflict minerals filing deadline? Watch this webcast where we share our perspective on the latest developments (including the legal challenge), considerations as you close out your first year of compliance, what to expect in the independent private sector audit – and how to prepare, and examples of how leading companies are addressing their compliance efforts.
Please watch a complimentary webcast featuring Virginia Herold from California Board of Pharmacy and Siobhan O'Bara from GS1 US as featured speakers who provide their perspectives on serialization and ePedigree regulations, and the industry's current state of readiness. PwC provides a brief overview on its approach for helping manufacturers, distributors, and pharmacies.
Given the significant expansion of oil and gas companies globally, the need for industry players to align and coordinate local operations with corporate strategy has never been greater. PwC's energy practice invites you to watch a webcast that discusses strategies and approaches for charging intragroup management fees, leading practices for managing double taxation risk in both treaty and non-treaty countries, and more.
Are your management equity plans driving behavior towards a successful exit? Do performance conditions align management and sponsor incentives? Is management’s equity reserve aligned with current leverage ratios and market competitive reward levels? Determining the size of a share reserve is only the first step in developing an effective management equity plan. Watch this PwC webcast to learn about the trends in equity plan design for Private Equity portfolio companies.
Please watch this next installment of the PwC Saratoga Webcast Series where we share insights and current trends for structuring an impactful employee engagement program, and explain how leading companies are most effectively utilizing their employee opinion data.
Multinational companies today have become the norm, while managing operations and keeping accurate books has become more complicated. Learn how you can deliver true value to Transfer Pricing process by eliminating manual and intensive work each period.
Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) continue to experience significant growth, both in the US and globally. Successful ETF sponsors will need to adapt to the increasing competitive landscape to operate in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Please watch this discussion on the findings of our newly released 2013 Health and Well-being Touchstone Survey. We share summary data on medical and prescription drug plan design, costs, COBRA rates, wellness and disease management programs, work-life programs, fringe benefits, future healthcare strategies, retirement benefits, and health reform.
PwC's Risk Assurance Group invites you to watch this webcast to find out what companies can do to enhance their fraud management and error detection efforts utilizing highly tuned and tailored analytics.
The next installment in PwC's Healthcare, Higher Education and Not-for-Profit quarterly webcast series covers FASB standard setting developments that have occurred since our May webcast. Watch as we highlight the implications of these changes and update you on any other significant developments that may occur in the interim.
In this webcast, PwC Saratoga discussed leading practices in survey design and analysis that measure the impact of successful on-boarding and assimilation that drive more committed and ultimately engaged employees.
The marketplace and regulatory landscape have changed and private companies and high net worth individuals need to understand how this “perfect storm” of events affects their businesses and their investments. In this webcast, PwC’s Private Company Services (PCS) group focuses on critical issues affecting private companies and high net worth individuals.
This PDP Live Webcast provides an overview of current developments related to Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution, and Health & Welfare employee benefit plans. Members of PwC's assurance practice provide insight on the increased regulatory focus from the PCAOB and Department of Labor that may affect employee benefit plans -- including topics related to investment accounting / valuation, service organization controls and other compliance issues.
Addressing the proposed changes to lease accounting will be a challenge for most companies. This webcast discusses how management can prepare for the changes in a measured way and some of the actions that companies are taking now to prepare.
Almost three years have passed since the IASB and FASB (the “Boards”) issued their initial proposal. After extensive outreach and re-deliberation, the Boards will be issuing a new proposal. This webcast discusses an overview of the proposed guidance and the nuances that might lead to unexpected financial results.
The FASB and IASB both recently issued proposals on financial instruments impairment for public comment. On this PwC webcast, we provide an overview of the key elements of both proposals (including the FASB's FAQ) and compare and contrast them.
Conflict minerals compliance has quickly become one of the most pressing issues for both SEC and non-SEC registered companies. As we have spoken to a large number of companies regarding their conflict minerals implementation programs, we would like to share with you some observations and key takeaways.
On August 22, 2012 the SEC issued a final rule on conflict minerals pursuant to Dodd-Frank Section 1502. Join us as PwC panelists from our Health Industries practice lead a discussion addressing the rule, what life sciences products are likely to be covered, and what companies should be doing now.