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CEOs are gaining confidence about their ability to grow in the current market conditions

Bob Moritz, PwC U.S. Chairman and Senior partner, discusses findings from PwC’s 17th Annual Global CEO Survey in an interview with CNBC Squawk Box.

CEO confidence
Job growth
Incentive to keep up with innovation

Watch the CNBC Squawk Box interview
Download the 2014 US CEO Survey report

Recent news releases

Thursday, July 31, 2014

PwC and IRRC Institute Release New Cybersecurity Report; Offers Investors Strategies to Evaluate Risk Amid Opaque Corporate Disclosures

A new report from PwC US and the Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute (IRRCi) indicates that while companies must disclose significant cyber risks, those disclosures rarely provide differentiated or actionable information.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

PwC Commits to Future in Downtown Seattle with Signing of Long-term Lease

PwC US today announced the firm’s commitment to its future in downtown Seattle by signing a 12-year lease in their current location, the US Bank Centre, located at 1420 Fifth Avenue.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

U.S. Oil & Gas Deal Value and Volume Increased Substantially in the Second Quarter of 2014, According to PwC US

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the oil and gas industry increased substantially in terms of value and volume in the second quarter of 2014 compared to both the prior quarter and the second quarter of last year, according to PwC US.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Second Quarter 2014 Retail & Consumer M&A Activity Significantly Outperforms Q2 2013, According to PwC US

U.S. retail and consumer merger & acquisition (M&A) activity during the second quarter of 2014 was driven by eight multibillion dollar transactions, anchored by the food and beverage (including alcohol and retailing) sectors, exceeding year-over-year deal value by 104 percent and volume by 52 percent, according to PwC’s U.S. retail and consumer deals insights Q2 2014 report released today.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

PwC’s Risk Assurance Practice Names Seth Rosensweig as Principal in its Advanced Risk & Compliance Analytics Practice


Thursday, July 24, 2014

Transformative Deals Drive Surge in Deal Value in First Half of 2014, According to PwC

Transactions valued at $10 billion or more account for approximately 50 percent of deal valueBusinesses look to align core strengths with shifting global dynamics in search for growth

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

PwC US Announces New Partner and Leadership Appointments in Cincinnati

PwC US announced today that Mark Carlson from its Cincinnati office was admitted into the firm's partnership.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Venture Capital Investing Reaches Highest Level Since Q4 2000 with $13.0 Billion Invested During Q2 2014, According to The Moneytree Report

Software Continues to Dominate VC Investing MoneyTree Reports Largest Ever Quarterly Investment of $1.2 billion in Q2

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Major Capital Spending Plans on the Rise Among U.S. Industrial Manufacturers, According to PwC’s Manufacturing Barometer

Companies putting cash to work as competitive pressure grows M&A plans increase as companies look to cement leadership, add talent and strengthen technologies

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Airline CEOs Gear Up for Innovation and Transformation, According to PwC

Global survey of airline CEOs highlights how megatrends are set to impact the industry