Alvarez & Marsal Taxand, an affiliate of professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal, hired senior directors Thomas Ewigleben and Josh Din. Ewigleben previously served at Deloitte and KMPG, while Din joined from PricewaterhouseCoopers.
The FDIC reached a $335 million settlement with PricewaterhouseCoopers related to professional negligence claims brought by the FDIC against accounting firm arising out of the audits of the failed Colonial Bank.
PricewaterhouseCoopers selected Timothy F. Ryan as its new U.S. chairman for a four-year term beginning on July 1, 2016, succeeding Bob Moritz, who is becoming global chairman.
Venture capitalists invested $29.4 billion in 3,995 deals in 2013, an increase of 7% in dollars and a 4% increase in deals over the prior year, The MoneyTree™ Report by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association based on data from Thomson Reuters.
Suntech Power Holdings announced that PricewaterhouseCoopers was appointed to work with the company’s board of directors to continue the company’s restructuring.
CFO reported that, according PricewaterhouseCoopers, auditors have to be more diligent in their oversight of banks because financial institutions continue to face geopolitical and macroeconomic headwinds.
The New York Times reported that creditors of the Lehman Brothers’ European division might receive all of their money back, citing a report from PricewaterhouseCoopers.