Communications

Entertainment, Media and Communications Deal Insights: Year-End 2015 Edition

05/20/16

Coming off one of the slowest M&A quarters in recent history, one may question the future direction of Entertainment, Media & Communications (“EMC”) M&A. We are here to tell you that despite current economic headwinds, we continue to maintain a bullish outlook on EMC M&A.

The value of customer experience

05/04/16

Companies that grow brand-defining customer experiences out of their business & customer strategies will reap business value and ROI.

3 things to know about: The impact of a new law banning use of forced labor on global supply chain

03/31/16

This report discusses the wide range of industries that will be impacted by the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act.

Are leases embedded in your contracts?

03/16/16

FASB’s new leasing guidance requires lessees to record leases embedded in other arrangements on their balance sheets.

Streaming the future

02/29/16

How will technology, media, and telecommunications companies prepare for further disruption.

Consumer Intelligence Series: Videoquake 3.0: The evolution of TV's revolution

01/13/16

Shifts in consumer values and preferences continue to fuel the evolution of video content as consumers increase over-the-top video offerings. This third annual report explores through new research consumer attitudes towards video content.

Revenue Recognition: Technical update and readiness considerations for the communications industry - Webcast replay

12/03/15

In this recorded webcast, our panel discusses specific impacts the new revenue recognition standard will have on the communications sector, including inherent challenges in implementing the standard in the current environment, practical considerations as communication companies move toward implementation, and more.

Communications Review: As telcos go digital, cybersecurity risks intensify

10/14/15

As telecoms pivot toward a more digital future, they will very likely encounter entirely new types of cybersecurity risks to data and applications.

Entertainment, Media and Communications Deal Insights: Second quarter 2015

10/14/15

Deal volumes rebound from a sluggish start in 2015 and deal values reach their highest point in over two years. PwC provides a summary of second quarter 2015 deal activity, megadeal activity and an outlook for key sectors.

Assessing tax: 2015 tax rate benchmarking study for entertainment, media & communications sectors

10/14/15

This 2015 entertainment, media and communication (EMC) industry study provides data comparisons and insights for benchmarking your tax functions as they evaluate departmental strategy and performance. Highlighted in our study is a special report titled "Reputation risk—or an opportunity for differentiation?" that explores the current uncertainty in the world of tax for EMC companies.