KPMG: U.S. Fintech Investment Reaches $14.2 Billion H1/18

According to a KPMG report, investment in U.S.-based fintech companies surged to $14.2 billion across 427 deals during the first half of 2018.

KPMG Names Bussa Leader of Global Reward Services

Tax and advisory firm KPMG named tax partner Michael Bussa national leader of its Global Reward Services practice.

KPMG Names Caplain Global Head of Banking/Capital Markets

KPMG International named Judd Caplain global head of banking and capital markets.

KPMG Elects Thomas as Global Chairman

KPMG International elected current Americas region chair William Thomas as its next chairman, succeeding the retiring John Veihmeyer.

KPMG Tops Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg 2016 League Tables

KPMG was ranked as the leading mid-market provider of M&A services for both the number of announced and completed deals in 2016, per Thomson Reuters’ Mid-Market M&A Review and Bloomberg M&A Advisory League Tables.

Peoples Bancorp Elects Sweet as Director

Peoples Bancorp elected Terry T. Sweet to its board of directors. Sweet is a former partner at KPMG.

Daniels Named Managing Partner of KPMG Silicon Valley Office

KPMG named Lisa Daniels managing partner of its Silicon Valley office, effective January 1.

KPMG: Smaller, More Strategic Deals Driving 2016 Energy M&A Activity

M&A activity will escalate this year across all energy sectors especially in smaller, more strategic deals, according to KPMG’s 2016 M&A Outlook Survey.

KPMG: Q4/15 Venture Capital Funding Activity Slows Drastically

KPMG and CB Insights’ Q4/15 quarterly venture capital report highlights a banner year for venture capital funding, with a pullback in private market investing in Q4.

KPMG Survey: 91% of Organizations Planning an Acquisition in 2016

According to an annual survey by KPMG, company leaders are turning to in pursuit of growth M&A. In fact, 91% of respondents intend to initiate at least one acquisition in 2016, up significantly from 63% in 2014.