23 Aug: PwC Legal Continues Asia Expansion with Partner Hire in Vietnam
PwC has appointed Nasir Dao - PKM Abdul as partner in Vietnam and head of the PwC Legal offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Nasir joins from Gide Loyrette Nouel, where he was heading the Vietnam practice. Prior to Gide Loyrette Nouel, Nasir worked at Hogan Lovells and led their Vietnam offices.
6 Jul: The US extends its leading position in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking
The market capitalisation of the 100 largest companies globally decreased significantly for the first time since post-crisis levels, down 4% compared to 31 March 2015 according to PwC’s Global Top 100 ranking, released today. The main drivers of the decrease were Chinese companies, which were heavily affected by market conditions in China over the year, and Europe, which struggled with economic growth this year.
16 Dec: UBS/PwC Billionaire report reveals female billionaires outpace males
UBS Group AG and PwC today launched their joint deep dive report,“The changing faces of billionaires,” which explores the role of women in building lasting financial legacies and how wealth is preserved across multiple generations. Analysis shows fleeting nature of wealth with only 44% of billionaires from 1995 still billionaires today.
26 Nov - PwC Vietnam & BaoViet sign contract on sustainability assurance
Accordingly, PwC Vietnam will provide limited sustainability assurance for BaoViet’s 2015 Sustainability Report. This marks the first-ever engagement of the global leading accounting firm in assurance for a Vietnamese firm's sustainability report, in line with regional and international best practices.
16 Nov - Confidence among Asia Pacific CEOs at lowest level since 2012
Asia Pacific CEOs believe prospects for business growth over the next 12 months are dimming fast. Ahead of the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting November 18-19, business leaders have a number of concerns, according to PwC’s fifth annual APEC CEO Survey
6 Oct - PwC FY15 global revenues increase 10% to US$ 35.4 billion
At constant exchange rates, PwC's total global revenues rose by 10%. This is up markedly from the previous year and the strongest year-on-year growth that the network has seen since FY07. Growth was strong across all lines of business and in all geographic regions.
22 January - PwC’s 18th Annual Global CEO Survey
CEOs are less optimistic about global economy for 2015 but confidence in growth of their own companies remains steady. United States has overtaken China as top target for growth for the first time in five years.
10 November 2014 - PwC APEC CEO Survey 2014
Investments in Asia Pacific will continue to climb. Vietnam ranked 7th among top ten APEC economies for increasing investments, and the 6th among top ten APEC private sector capital investment destinations.
9 October 2014 - PwC FY 2014 global revenues increase 6% to US$34 billion
PwC reported total global gross revenues of US$34 billion for the fiscal year ended on 30 June 2014. Revenue growth was strong across all lines of business for all of PwC’s largest firms and in all geographic regions. Total workforce tops 195,000 with a record 20,000 graduates joining in FY14.
4 April 2014 - PwC completes its acquisition of Booz & Company
PwC is pleased to announce today the successful completion of its combination with Booz & Company. With the granting of all regulatory approvals for Booz & Company to join PwC, it is now officially part of the PwC Network. All closing conditions for the deal have been met. Read more...
24 January 2014 - CEOs’ Confidence Rises for 2014
Twice as many CEOs around the world as last year believe the global economy will improve in the next 12 months, and 39% say they are ‘very confident’ their company’s revenues will grow in 2014, according to PwC’s 17th Annual Global CEO Survey. Read more...
1 October 2013 - PwC FY2013 Global Revenues Grow to US$32.1 billion
PwC reported record total gross revenues of US$32.1 billion for the fiscal year ended 30 June 2013. All of PwC's largest firms and each of its major service lines continued to grow, a strong performance amidst challenging markets and circumstances. At constant exchange rates, PwC's total global revenues rose by 4%. Read more...