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  • Venture Capital IPO Survey Findings Q1 2014 Global Enterprise Institute | April 11, 2014 | KPMG's Venture Capital Practice recently held a Webcast to discuss the current state of the IPO market, benchmarking of recent IPO companies, and what emerging companies can expect once they're public, including financial reporting responsibilities, requirements for the internal audit function, implementing controls and a plan for SOX compliance.

     

  • Credit Markets Survey Findings Q1 2014 Global Enterprise Institute | March 14, 2014 | The Global Enterprise Institute recently held a Webcast to discuss navigating the current credit markets, including key items to consider when approaching the market. During the Webcast, more than 200 middle-market financial executives, investors, and professional advisors were surveyed in an effort to gauge market sentiment for the first half of 2014. The results of our survey are reflected below.

     

  • Startup Success: A Guide to Growing Your Business Global Enterprise Institute | Feb. 06, 2014 | Middle Market This guide outlines challenges commonly faced by entrepreneurs -- from pitching to VCs and raising capital, to operational, financial, tax and accounting matters that are relevant to rapidly growing startups.

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  • Defining Issues: FASB Issues New Private Company Guidance Financial Reporting Network | Feb. 05, 2014 | Accounting & Financial Reporting This edition of Defining Issues reports that the FASB and Private Company Council recently issued new guidance for private companies, including the Private Company Decision-Making Framework (the framework) and a new definition of a public business entity. Standard setters will use that definition to identify which entities should be excluded from the framework and to determine the scope of new accounting standards that provide exceptions or alternatives to U.S. GAAP for private companies.

     

  • Transportation and Logistics M&A Quarterly Q3 2013 Advisory Institute | Jan. 15, 2014 | Corporate Development & M&A This article provides a snapshot of mergers and acquistions market activity, including sector highlights, trends, key deals and statistics July - Sept 2013 for the transportation and logistics industry.

     

  • Defense & Government Services M&A Quarterly Q3 2013 Advisory Institute | Jan. 15, 2014 | Corporate Development & M&A This article reports on mergers and acquisitions in the Defense & Government Services industry July-September 2013, including market statistics and growth drivers.

     

  • KPMG Capital Advisory Q4 2013 Credit Markets Update Advisory Institute | Jan. 14, 2014 | Corporate Development & M&A This article offers a snapshot of credit market activity October through December 2013, as well as full-year 2013 review: overviews, trends, pricing and structures.

     

  • The Outlook for Private Companies: Business Pulse Survey Q4 2013 Global Enterprise Institute | Jan. 09, 2014 | Middle Market The KPMG Private Markets Group's Pulse Survey gauges the attitudes and actions of leading private businesses.

     

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