Russia’s protracted recession: How consumers and businesses are coping
PwC’s 2016 Global Industry 4.0 Survey is the biggest worldwide survey of its kind, with over 2,000 participants from nine major industrial sectors1 and 26 countries.
This is the latest update on oil prices prepared by PwC Strategy&.
PwC viewpoint informed by insights from industry participants in Africa and Asia. A look at how standalone electricity and mini-grids can increase access to electricity. What are the steps that can accelerate momentum for electrification?
Stakeholder expectations of effective Internal Audit functions are rising and at the same time increased risk, regulatory pressure, and technological advancements are making its mandate more complex. PwC has identified eight attributes that contribute to an effective internal audit function that adds value and meets stakeholder expectations.
The survey is conducted once in two years. The main goal is to seek respondents’ views on economic crime in general, on its causes, method of detection and prevention, and consequences of economic crime. Our survey this year covered representatives of 120 Russian organizations, including private companies (34%), publicly traded companies (59%) and government sector entities (3%).
Russia’s venture market demonstrated a certain margin of strength in 2015. While the volume of dollar-denominated venture deals may have shrunk, the current market contraction in terms of deal volumes has, to a large extent, been driven by the sharp 37% decline in the average annual USD/RUB exchange rate in 2015, according to Central Bank of Russia data.
2016 State of the Internal Audit Profession: Leadership matters Internal audit functions with very effective leadership perform better and add greater value to the business. Read more: PwC
European IPO proceeds reached new highs in 2015, but market conditions likely to hinder activity in first half of 2016, says PwC’s latest IPO Watch.
Technology CEOs are more optimistic about growth prospects than CEOs from other industries as technology is increasingly impacting every business.