Entertainment & media

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


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.

Entertainment, media & communications: 2015 SEC comment letter trends


Highlights of SEC comment letters issued to companies in the entertainment, media & communications sector.

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


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.

Revenue Recognition: Technical update and readiness considerations for entertainment and media industries - Webcast replay


Entertainment and media companies are facing many different challenges as they determine how to implement the new revenue standard. In this webcast replay, we share our insights on the latest developments related to the standard and potentially impacting your implementation efforts.

Entertainment, Media and Communications Deal Insights: Second quarter 2015


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


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.

Communications Review: As telcos go digital, cybersecurity risks intensify


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

Cross-sector valuation: What non-tech companies should consider when acquiring tech targets


As companies in competitive industries continue transforming themselves through technology-focused acquisitions, unique valuation issues can challenge deal success.

US Entertainment Media and Communications deal insights: First quarter 2015


Overall deal value started strong in Q1 '15 despite volume at its lowest point in two years. Although it may be too soon to tell which direction deal volumes will trend in the remainder of 2015, we remain optimistic and expect M&A will continue to be robust for the sector. And with the abandonment of one transformative Cable deal, rumors are swirling about potential deal partners. In this issue, PwC provides a summary of first quarter 2015 deal activity, megadeal activity and an outlook for key sectors.

Navigating the FASB’s new consolidation standard - The impact on commercial and industrial companies webcast - On-demand (CPE-eligible)


Our webcast provides insight into the impact FASB’s new consolidation standard will have on commercial and industrial companies in the automotive, communications, entertainment & media, energy, healthcare, industrial products, pharmaceuticals, retail & consumer, transportation, technology, and utility industries. Watch a replay or participate in the on demand (CPE-eligible) version of this webcast.