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DISRUPTION IS THE NEW REALITY IN THE GLOBAL INSURANCE INDUSTRY

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The pace of change in the global insurance industry is occurring more rapidly than could have been envisaged, concludes a report just published by PwC. The report concludes that the industry is at a pivotal juncture as it grapples with changing customer behaviour, new technologies and new distribution and business models. In 2010, PwC began […]

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PwC TO HOST ANNUAL ISLAND TAX CONFERENCE

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

PwC will host its annual tax conference next month, with a focus on the recent UK General Election, the post-election Budget and their ramifications for the Isle of Man. The conference takes place on Tuesday, 14 July in the Wentworth Suite at Mount Murray Golf Club, with breakfast served from 8.00am ahead of an 8.30am […]

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CYBER RISK: IT’S MORE THAN JUST AN IT ISSUE FOR ASSET MANAGERS

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asset managers know the definition of risk better than anyone. They’ve built their careers, businesses, and investor’s wealth by understanding risk. Asset managers are constantly evaluating when to take risk, when to increase risk, and when to reduce risk. Advanced computer systems and analytical models evaluate risk by ingesting tremendous amounts of data and information. […]

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PwC ISLE OF MAN PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE PROMOTION OF SENIOR ASSOCIATE TO AUDIT MANAGER.

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mark Lilleyman has been made a manager in the firm’s audit department. Mark began his career with PwC in September 2008 and qualified as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England Wales in August 2011. During his time with the firm Mark has worked predominantly in financial services with a particular focus […]

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A PRE-ELECTION BUDGET

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

If the election campaign had not already started, it certainly has now.  Mr Osborne’s Budget speech was full of upbeat messages about how well everything is going and how much better they are going to get.  In amongst the noise there was an eclectic variety of new and interesting ideas for moving the UK’s tax […]

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New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Opportunities for career progression tops the list of most attractive employer traits 41% of female millennials starting careers believe they can reach the top with their employer 50% said employers are too male biased when considering internal promotions 66% surveyed feel that opportunities are not equal for all To mark International Women’s Day (IWD) on […]

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PwC EXPERTS BRIEF DIRECTORS ON CORPORATE DEVELOPMENTS

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Experts from PwC delivered a detailed briefing on recent updates to corporate governance, new accounting and common reporting standards, and the ongoing Louis Group investigation at a special breakfast briefing organised by PwC. Part of PwC’s ongoing commitment to keeping non-executive board members up to date on developments crucial to Island businesses, the briefing heard […]

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PwC SURVEY FINDS 88% OF ASSET MANAGEMENT CEOS ARE CONFIDENT OF REVENUE GROWTH IN 2015

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asset management CEOs are confident about revenue growth, reveals a PwC report. The firm’s 18th Annual Global Survey of more than 1,300 CEOs, which includes responses from 155 asset management CEOs in 46 countries, found a high 88% to be either ‘very’ or ‘somewhat’ confident about their revenue growth as they look forward to 2015, […]

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THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH: WHY FEES ARE THE FUTURE FOR CURRENT ACCOUNTS

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Current account customers may not want to pay for their accounts, but the free banking model is unsustainable and may increase the likelihood of mis-selling in the future, according to PwC’s latest report, There’s no such thing as a free lunch: Why fees are the future for current accounts, published earlier this week. The report, […]

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PwC SPONSORS LATEST ISLE OF MAN  ENTREPRENEURS’ EVENT

PwC SPONSORS LATEST ISLE OF MAN ENTREPRENEURS’ EVENT

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

PwC, in conjunction with co-sponsors Continent 8 and IQE Limited, sponsored the latest in a series of events which encourage off-Island entrepreneurs to pitch their business propositions to Isle of Man investors and local entrepreneurs.  The event also gave an opportunity for local entrepreneurs and businesses to discuss the benefits and opportunities which the Island […]

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