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March 2019

February 2019

  • Wednesday, 6 February 2019
    Hayne recommendations set a new benchmark for financial institutions: EY
    The Financial Services Royal Commission was an important process in the advancement of Australia’s financial services sector and its recommendations will result in significant changes to insurance, superannuation and banking distribution models, the effects of which will be felt throughout the broader economy, according to EY.

January 2019

  • Wednesday, 9 January 2019
    EY appoints new Private Equity Leader in Oceania
    Milan Milosevic has taken on the role of Private Equity Leader at professional services firm EY. Milan will succeed Bryan Zekulich who is leaving the partnership in mid-2019 to pursue new opportunities and ideas.

December 2018

  • Monday, 17 December 2018
    Risk management function must evolve to become trusted advisors as banks reinvent themselves
    As technology and ongoing competitive disruption force banks to reinvent themselves, the risk management function must undergo a revolution in risk management professionals balancing their roles and operating models, according to the ninth annual global bank risk management survey, Accelerating digital transformation: four imperatives for risk management.

November 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

  • Wednesday, 30 May 2018
    EY scoops ACON’s Pride in Diversity Employer of the Year
    EY is proud to be named 2018 Employer of the Year by ACON’s Pride in Diversity. The award is part of the Australian Workplace Equality Index – Australia's national benchmark on LGBTI workplace inclusion.
  • Wednesday, 30 May 2018
    M&A appetite remains healthy despite political uncertainty
    The global appetite for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) shows no sign of waning, according to the 18th EY Global Capital Confidence Barometer (CCB), a biannual survey of more than 2,500 executives across 43 countries. Locally, despite 74% of respondents being concerned about political stability (double the number from 6 months ago) there is still optimism in both the local and global economies.
  • Tuesday, 22 May 2018
    Australia’s growing insurtech ecosystem calls for incumbent insurers’ action on innovation
    Australia’s insurtechs aim to help drive the local insurance industry forward on the global stage, but don’t believe industry incumbents are embracing startup innovation fast enough, according to a new report released today, Insurtech: Enabler or disruptor?
  • Monday, 7 May 2018
    Solid but mixed results; banks under the microscope
    EY’s analysis of the 2018 half year results of Australia’s major banks
  • Tuesday, 1 May 2018
    EY calls on Australian universities to future-proof or risk major disruption
    A new research paper from global professional services organisation EY, The university of the future, has called for the reshaping of the Australian higher education sector to meet the changing demands of students, government and employers as digital technology reshapes the social, industrial and workplace landscapes.

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

  • Wednesday, 21 February 2018
    EY Oceania announces new Executive Leadership Team Structure
    In response to increasing market complexity and sector convergence, EY CEO and Oceania Managing Partner, Tony Johnson, announced five appointments to the Executive Leadership Team, three new Office Managing Partners and significant changes to the firm’s go to market structure.
  • Monday, 5 February 2018
    Private equity sees disruption through emerging technologies
    As the private equity (PE) market continues to evolve 10 years after its 2007 peak, firms are seeing that the implementation of digital technologies have a dramatic impact on the ways that PE firms organise and execute at the firm level, according to the EY Global PE Watch 2018 report. These technologies include robotic process automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) and are having an intense effect driving value across firm’s portfolios.
  • Thursday, 1 February 2018
    Global companies still unprepared for GDPR compliance, EY survey finds
    Intensifying regulatory pressures are top of mind for business leaders, with 78% of respondents expressing increasing concern about data protection and data privacy compliance. This is according to the third biennial EY Global Forensic Data Analytics Survey, which examined the responses of 745 executives from 19 countries and analysed the legal, compliance and fraud risks global companies face and the use of forensic data analytics (FDA) to manage them.
  • Thursday, 1 February 2018
    Banks shift priorities toward digitalisation and innovation for future growth
    Eighty percent of Australian banks and 85% globally cite implementation of a digital transformation program as a business priority for 2018, with investment in technology to drive efficiency, growth and manage evolving risks increasingly seen as critical for sustainable success, according to the EY Global Banking Outlook 2018.

January 2018

December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

  • Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Top 10 business risks facing Mining and Metals
    Digital effectiveness has emerged as the number one risk for the mining and metals industry, according to the EY Top 10 business risks facing mining and metals, 2017-2018 report, as companies strive to improve productivity by introducing new technologies.
  • Wednesday, 18 October 2017
    EY appoints Peter Crone as Chief Economist
    Global professional services firm EY announced today the appointment of Peter Crone, the current Chief Economist at Coles Group, to the newly-created position of Chief Economist for EY’s Oceania business.
  • Monday, 16 October 2017
    Global IPO market performance is on course for best year since 2007
    After a strong first half of the year, results of the global IPO market through September show that IPO volume has already exceeded the full-year totals for 2016.
  • Friday, 13 October 2017
    Corporate Finance Woman of the Year Announced
    Ernst and Young Australia last night announced the winner of its inaugural Corporate Finance Woman of the Year Competition.

September 2017

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December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

  • Friday, 26 August 2016
    2016’s top Western Australian entrepreneurs named
    The top Western Australian entrepreneurs have taken home honours from last night’s 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Western Region awards ceremony in Perth.
  • Thursday, 25 August 2016
    2016’s top Victorian entrepreneurs named
    Victoria’s top entrepreneurs have taken home honours from last night’s 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Southern Region awards ceremony in Melbourne.
  • Friday, 22 August 2016
    Female Olympic athletes to join EY as interns
    EY announces that it will hire eight athletes from six countries – Australia, Brazil, Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands and the United States – starting in October.
  • Friday, 12 August 2016
    Collaboration and technology key to more sustainable supply chains
    A new report produced by EY in association with the UN Global Compact shows that leading companies are creating more sustainable supply chains that deliver significant business benefits by increasing collaboration with suppliers and making better use of new technology.
  • Friday, 12 August 2016
    2016’s top South Australian entrepreneurs named
    South Australia’s top entrepreneurs have taken home honours from last night’s 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Central Region awards ceremony in Adelaide.
  • Tuesday, 9 August 2016
    Impact investing central to family business philanthropy
    Nearly half of family businesses surveyed use impact investing as part of their philanthropic activity, and larger family businesses tend to engage in more philanthropic activities than smaller ones.
  • Friday, 5 August 2016
    2016’s top Queensland entrepreneurs named
    The top Northern Australian entrepreneurs have taken home honors from last night’s 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Northern Region awards ceremony in Brisbane.
  • Friday, 5 August 2016
    2016’s top NSW entrepreneurs named
    New South Wales’ (NSW) top entrepreneurs have taken home honors from last night’s 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Eastern Region awards ceremony in Sydney.

July 2016

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December 2015

November 2015

  • Cyber threats a risk to the Australian real estate sector
    Tuesday, 24 November 2015
    The Australian real estate sector is failing to mitigate cybercrime risks, with the transition to intelligent buildings, SMART everything and the matter of corporate liability putting the industry in the spotlight.
  • Criminal syndicates considered the biggest threat for cyber attacks on Australian organisations
    Wednesday, 11 November 2015
    Nearly 80% of Australian organisations fear a criminal syndicate is most likely to be the source of a cyber attack according to a new EY security survey Creating trust in the digital world.
  • Global medtech industry struggles to sustain growth, putting future innovation at risk
    Wednesday, 11 November 2015
    Despite a record number of IPOs and a robust mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, the global medtech industry continues to face tepid growth and a dwindling pool of investors for early-stage companies. These challenges, highlighted in the 2015 edition of EY's annual medical technology industry report, Pulse of the industry, raise important questions about the long-term sustainability of the sector.
  • M&A pipeline builds momentum
    Monday, 9 November 2015
    Australian deal activity is set to rise with 53% of local companies planning acquisitions in the next 12 months, up from 44% six months ago, according to EY’s latest Australasian Capital Confidence Barometer.
  • EY’s analysis of the Australian major banks’ 2015 full year results
    Monday, 2 November 2015
    Australia’s major banks have delivered another solid financial performance, reporting combined cash earnings of $30 billion for the 2015 full year – an increase of 5.4% from the same period last year.

October 2015

September 2015

August 2015

  • Subdued mining M&A continues, competition for capital remains fierce
    Monday, 31 August 2015
    EY's latest quarterly mining deals analysis, Mergers, acquisitions and capital raising in mining and metals 1H 2015, reflects investor caution in the sector and underscores the lack of capital available to junior and mid-tier miners, according to EY Oceania Mining & Metals Transactions Leader Paul Murphy.
  • NSW and ACT entrepreneurs shine at EY awards night
    Friday, 14 August, 2015
    The best entrepreneurs from across New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory took the honours at last night’s 2015 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Eastern Region awards ceremony in Sydney.
  • Top honours for Victorian entrepreneurs at EY awards night
    Friday, 7 August, 2015
    The best Victorian entrepreneurs took the honours at last night’s 2015 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Southern Region awards ceremony in Melbourne.
  • Juniors must be nimble and transaction-ready
    Monday, 3 August, 2015
    Counter-cyclical private investors and dedicated resource funds with an eye to the inevitable upturn in the cycle are the most likely lifeline for cash-starved juniors and mid-tier mining companies – but companies need to make their projects stand-out from the competition, according to EY Oceania Mining & Metals Leader Scott Grimley.

July 2015

  • Queensland entrepreneurs take home top honours
    Friday, 31 July, 2015
    Four outstanding entrepreneurs took out top honours at last night’s 2015 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Northern Region awards ceremony in Queensland.
  • 2015’s top Western Australian entrepreneurs named
    Friday, 24 July, 2015
    The top Western Australian entrepreneurs haven taken home honours from last night’s 2015 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Western Region awards ceremony in Perth.
  • SA’s leading entrepreneurs honoured at awards night
    Friday, 17 July, 2015
    The winners of the 2015 EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM Central Region awards were announced at a gala ceremony at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre yesterday.
  • EY to become one of New Zealand’s largest health advisors
    Thursday, 2 July, 2015
    EY Oceania has moved to acquire the business and assets of leading New Zealand health consulting company, Health Partners Consulting Group Ltd (Health Partners), making EY one of New Zealand’s largest health care advisors.
  • Record number of new partners appointed at EY in Canberra
    Wednesday, 1 July, 2015
    Seven new partners have been appointed to EY’s leadership team in Canberra, supporting the firm’s growth strategy for the region.

June 2015

  • Future growth becomes the top business risk for mining and metals companies
    Monday, 29 June, 2015
    Pro-cyclical behaviour and short-term focused shareholders have pushed “switch to growth” to the top of EY’s annual ranking of business risks in mining and metals companies globally.
  • Talent repelled by unethical business practices, says EY survey
    Thursday, 18 June, 2015
    Ethical business practices are directly related to attracting and retaining talent in Asia-Pacific (APAC) with almost 80% of the respondents polled in EY’s APAC Fraud Survey 2015 - Fraud and Corruption – driving away talent? - claiming they would be unwilling to work for companies involved in bribery and corruption.
  • EY and UTS form financial services analytics alliance
    Monday, 15 June, 2015
    EY and the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) have launched an alliance to address some of the biggest data analytics challenges currently facing Australian financial service organisations.
  • Succession and cybersecurity overlooked by Aussie family businesses
    Wednesday, 3 June, 2015
    Succession planning and cybersecurity are among the top issues facing Australian family businesses today according to a new global report.

May 2015

April 2015

  • Slower domestic growth drives new appetite for offshore M&A
    Wednesday, 29 April, 2015
    Subdued local growth is forcing Australasian corporates to change their M&A strategies, with 70% of those considering acquisitions looking across borders for targets, EY’s latest six-monthly Australasia Capital Confidence Barometer shows.
  • EY announces new Queensland leader
    Monday, 27 April, 2015
    EY today announced the appointment of Paul Laxon as the firm’s next Queensland Managing Partner.
  • Melbourne shines as entrepreneurial hub
    Thursday, 9 April, 2015
    EY today announced a new sponsorship of York Butter Factory (YBF), a co-working space for Melbourne’s high potential early-stage technology entrepreneurs.

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

December 2014

  • Capital strategy key for corporates in 2015
    Tuesday, 16 December 2014
    Plan for the future, be clear on strategy, look for the growth opportunities and be prepared to act quickly is the advice for Australian corporates for 2015 from EY Oceania Transaction Advisory Services Leader Graeme Browning.
  • Sustained low oil prices likely to spark acquisition activity
    Tuesday, 16 December 2014
    Sustained low oil prices and a sharp fall in share market values of oil and gas companies may spark acquisition activity in the Australian market, according to EY.
  • Mining and metals sector looks to recovery beginning in 2015
    Monday, 15 December 2014
    Mike Elliott, EY Global Mining & Metals Leader, says 2015 should see some early recovery for mining and metals, but not before more pain for some parts of the sector.
  • Stronger banks, enhanced competition and increased consumer protection
    Monday, 8 December 2014
    EY has welcomed the release of the Financial System Inquiry Final Report. Many of the key recommendations align with EY’s earlier submissions to the Inquiry and represent a robust plan for the future reform of Australia’s financial system.
  • Fewer mining transactions but deal pipeline building
    Monday, 1 December 2014
    Australia looks set to finish 2014 as the second top market for global mining and metals deals, albeit in an overall environment of fewer deals.

November 2014

  • The case for gender diversity: Australian property sector at the tipping point
    Thursday, 27 November 2014
    By failing to embrace gender diversity, the Australian property industry is missing out on an important opportunity to lift its financial performance, a report from EY and the Property Council of Australia has found.
  • Australia lagging behind in digital, despite being one of the most digitally connected countries in the world
    Monday, 24 November 2014
    Forty per cent of consumers believe Australia’s status as a digital nation is less advanced than other developed countries, while only 14% of Australians say we are more advanced.
  • Founders of Pepperstone named Australia’s top entrepreneurs for 2014
    Friday, 21 November 2014
    Joe Davenport and Owen Kerr, co-founders of online foreign exchange broker Pepperstone, have been crowned the 2014 Australian EY Entrepreneurs Of The Year™.
  • Shifting allocation strategies drive hedge funds towards new products
    Thursday, 20 November 2014
    As asset growth in traditional hedge funds from institutional investors continues to slow, hedge fund managers are pinning their hopes on the power of new products to attract investor assets and drive growth.
  • EY Oceania announces new CEO
    Monday, 17 November 2014
    Tony Johnson has been appointed as the new EY Oceania CEO and Regional Managing Partner effective 1 January 2015.
  • EY appoints new Adelaide leader
    Thursday, 13 November 2014
    EY has announced the appointment of Don Manifold to the role of Adelaide Office Managing Partner.
  • Australians seem to trust insurers less than banks, want more engagement
    Thursday, 13 November 2014
    Australian consumers seem to be some of the least trusting of insurance companies in the world, according to new research from EY.
  • EY appoints new Family Office Services leader
    Monday, 10 November 2014
    EY announced today that Richard Boyce has joined the firm as a Partner to lead its Oceania Family Office Services practice.
  • New digital and customer Partner joins EY
    Monday, 3 November 2014
    EY announced that digital media industry veteran and customer experience expert Tom Kennedy has joined the firm as a Partner.
  • Australian organisations unprepared for cyber attacks
    Monday, 3 November 2014
    EY’s Global Information Security Survey (GISS) found companies are lacking the agility, the budget and the skills to mitigate known vulnerabilities and successfully address cybersecurity.
  • Striking the right balance in a changing landscape
    Monday, 3 November 2014
    EY’s analysis of the full year results of Australia’s big four banks shows a solid performance, with headline cash earnings of $28.6 billion – an increase of 5.7% from the 2013 full year results.

October 2014

  • M&A is back and set to stay strong
    Monday, 27 October 2014
    Growing numbers of Australasian corporates are returning to the M&A market and deal pipelines are set to swell rapidly in the next 12 months, EY’s latest six-monthly Australasia Capital Confidence Barometer shows.
  • Miners' productivity battle with 'diseconomies of scale'
    Monday, 20 October 2014
    The size and complexity of mining operations have created “diseconomies of scale” and are a significant factor in diminished productivity in the global mining sector, according to a new research report by EY and the University of Queensland (UQ), released today.
  • A third of Australians have missed electricity bill payments
    Monday 13 October 2014
    Our latest survey highlights opportunities for retailers to attract market share by better meeting the customers’ needs in controlling energy use and by managing “bill shock”.
  • Co-founders of Oyster Consulting join EY
    Thursday 9 October 2014
    EY announced today that the two co-founders of Oyster Consulting James Chapman and Dean Felton have joined the Oceania Advisory team.
  • PE-backed listings drive IPO market, strong Q4 expected
    Thursday 2 October 2014
    Australian IPO activity continues to climb with 44 IPOs raising US$8514.8m in the first nine months of the year – already equalling the volume of IPOs for 2013 and well exceeding the total US$5368.6m raised during 2013, according to the latest quarterly EY Global IPO Trends: 2014 Q3.

September 2014

  • Mining services companies survive – for now
    Friday 26 September 2014
    Diversification, efficiencies and innovation will be the best recipe for survival for mining services companies under ongoing pressure from a mining sector focused on productivity.
  • $44 billion IT spend not translating into expected productivity gains
    Wednesday 24 September 2014
    Productivity across Australia has decreased over the past 12 months with IT investment and innovation identified by workers as a key opportunity to improve productivity.
  • EY acquires power and utilities sector consultancy
    Tuesday 9 September 2014
    EY is acquiring one of Australia’s leading energy market systems and modelling consultancies, Roam Consulting Pty Ltd.
  • EY and dsd Consulting form major talent and remuneration service
    Monday 1 September 2014
    EY New Zealand has joined forces with dsd Consulting - a market leader in the specialist area of Total Rewards Management - to form the largest, full-service talent and rewards advisory practice in New Zealand.

August 2014

  • Media and entertainment industry looks to digital for growth
    Wednesday 27 August 2014 
    Accelerating digital and online distribution will dominate the agenda of three quarters of the media and entertainment (M&E) industry in the coming year.
  • EY to bolster climate change and sustainability services team with acquisition
    Tuesday 26 August 2014 
    The combined technical and strategic capability of Net Balance and EY teams will provide clients with unique expertise to help them meet their sustainability challenges.
  • EY names WA’s winning entrepreneurs for 2014
    Friday 22 August 2014
    Four of Western Australia’s most inspiring entrepreneurs haven taken home the top honours from last night’s 2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Western Region awards ceremony.
  • Pensions under pressure
    Thursday 14 August 2014
    New EY report the highlights inevitable need for rapid reform and greater transparency in international pension and retirement systems.
  • Power and utilities Q2 deal activity hits four-year high
    Monday 11 August 2014
    Deal activity in the global power and utilities (P&U) sector spiked in Q2 2014, with deal value and volume rising to US$58.1b and 128, respectively.
  • Top entrepreneurs honoured at Sydney awards night
    Friday 8 August 2014
    Four outstanding entrepreneurs from NSW and the ACT took out top honours at the 2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Eastern Region awards ceremony in Sydney.
  • Queensland’s top entrepreneurs take centre stage
    Friday 1 August 2014
    Four outstanding Queensland entrepreneurs took out top honours at last night’s 2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Northern Region awards ceremony in Queensland.

    July 2014

    • EY’s customer insights capability enhanced
      Friday 25 July 2014
      EY has moved to acquire one of Australia’s leading market research firms Sweeney Research Pty Ltd.
    • South Australian entrepreneurial stars shine
      Friday 25 July 2014
      Four outstanding South Australian entrepreneurs took out top honours at last night’s 2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Central Region awards ceremony in Adelaide.
    • Tax functions under pressure on all fronts
      Monday 21 July 2014
      Despite increasing pressure on all fronts the tax functions of Australian businesses are slow to change their operating models, EY said today.
    • Victorian entrepreneurs honoured for achievements
      Friday 18 July 2014
      Six outstanding Victorian entrepreneurs took out top honours at last night’s 2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Southern Region awards ceremony in Melbourne.
    • EY welcomes Financial System Inquiry Interim Report
      Tuesday 15 July 2014
      EY Oceania Financial Services Leader, Andrew Price said, “Some of the key themes raised in the Interim Report around competition, financial advice, stability, superannuation and retirement incomes pose vital questions when it comes to the future structure of the system.”
    • Local and global IPO recovery continues
      Tuesday 15 July 2014
      The local and global IPO markets recovery has continued to end the first half of the year strongly, according to EY Global IPO Trends: 2014 Q2.

    June 2014

    • Real estate deal making confidence on the rise
      Friday 27 June 2014
      Real estate executives believe the global economy is improving and this is reflective of a growing confidence to invest in real estate assets.
    • Increased confidence boosts entrepreneurs’ hiring plans
      Wednesday 25 June 2014
      Seventy-six per cent of the world’s top entrepreneurs plan to increase the size of their workforce in the year ahead by an average of 19%, according to EY’s latest Global Job Creation Survey.
    • Statement from Opera Australia regarding Ms Tamar Iveri
      Monday 23 June 2014
      Opera Australia confirms soprano Ms Tamar Iveri will not be performing in Otello.
    • Tax system in disarray, bold action required
      Tuesday 17 June 2014
      Australia needs a Tax Reform Commission to take responsibility for reforming a system in disarray, EY CEO Rob McLeod said today.
    • Deregulation and digital drive deal-making
      Monday 16 June 2014
      Confidence in the global economy and increased availability of finance is providing fertile ground for deal-making in the media and entertainment sector.
    • Failure to adapt to new technologies number one risk for telcos as industry approaches tipping point
      Friday 13 June 2014
      Telecommunications companies (telcos) must adapt their business models to accommodate the ever-growing number of new technologies or risk missing out on growth opportunities warns a new report by EY.

    May 2014

    • Heat turned up on tax
      Friday 23 May 2014
      Australian companies operating across borders are feeling the heat of a global trend towards increasingly aggressive tax authorities, EY said today.
    • 83 Aussie entrepreneurs in the running for Entrepreneur Of The Year title
      Monday 19 May 2014
      EY today announced the elite group of entrepreneurs from around the country who are in the running to be named as this year’s Australian EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™.
    • Power sector transformation will drive deals
      Friday 16 May 2014
      Disruptions to traditional business models across the electricity generation, network and retail sector will become a key driver in deal values in the sector, EY Oceania Power & Utilities Leader, Matt Rennie, says.
    • Federal Budget 2014-15: A work in progress
      Wednesday 14 May 2014
      The Federal Budget takes many steps towards balancing the books by addressing spending but is unnecessarily tentative on the revenue side of the equation, EY said.
    • The race for growth
      Thursday May 8 2014
      EY's analysis of the Australian major banks' 2014 half year results asks the question: where is the growth going to come from?

    April 2014

    • Right ingredients for corporate M&A return
      Monday April 28 2014
      The essential ingredients for a lift in M&A activity are back for Australasian corporates, the results from EY’s 10th and latest six-monthly Australasian Capital Confidence Barometer show.
    • New research points way to oil and gas productivity gains
      Monday April 7 2014
      A new report released today by EY and the University of Queensland Business School points the way to productivity gains in the Australian oil and gas sector, particularly in $1b-plus megaprojects.

    March 2014

    • Banks must focus on personalised service
      Friday 28 March 2014
      Australian banks need to focus on personalising customer experiences or risk losing share to non-traditional players, according to EY’s new global consumer banking survey.
    • Only 11% of Australians regularly use mobile money
      Tuesday 18 March 2014
      The proportion of mobile phone users actively using mobile money in Australia is tiny, with just 11% of those surveyed using the service regularly, according to EY’s Mobile Money – the next wave of growth report.
    • Industry consolidation, market reforms and emerging markets to drive global power and utility deals in 2014
      Friday 7 March 2014
      The anticipated privatisation of generation and network assets in NSW and Queensland will drive transaction activity in the Australian power and utilities sector in the near to medium term, according to EY’s latest quarterly Power transactions and trends report.
    • Australian organisations sleep walking into non-compliance as new privacy laws come into force
      Monday 3 March 2014
      Many organisations will not be fully compliant with the new privacy laws which come into force on March 12 and are ill-prepared for the implications.

    February 2014

    • EY boosts Perth arts support with Sculpture by the Sea sponsorship
      Friday 28 February 2014
      EY has announced a new three year sponsorship with Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, including the EY People’s Choice Prize.
    • Australia falls in renewable energy investment rankings
      Friday 28 February 2014
      Global investment in renewable energy fell 11% in 2013 and Australia dropped to sixth spot, according to EY’s latest quarterly Renewable energy country attractiveness index (RECAI).
    • EY appoints new Oceania Advisory Leader
      Tuesday 25 February 2014
      EY today announced Bill Farrell as the new Oceania Advisory Leader.
    • $40 billion of potential spending impacted every year by poor experiences
      Tuesday 25 February 2014
      Australian businesses lose more than $720 for every negative customer experience, according to the latest EY Customer Experience Series survey The cost of complaining.
    • Aussie entrepreneurs, it’s your time to shine
      Monday 24 February 2014
      Know an inspirational Australian entrepreneur who deserves to be recognised? Nominations are now open for the 14th annual EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ awards.
    • Global ETF AUM to surpass hedge funds in 18 months
      Thursday 6 February 2014
      The exchange traded funds industry could surpass the hedge fund industry in assets under management in the next 12-18 months according to EY’s Global ETF Survey.
    • EY appoints Andrew Metcalfe AO as a Canberra Partner
      Thursday 6 February 2014
      EY today announced that Andrew Metcalfe AO is joining its Government and Public Sector team, based in Canberra.
    • Decade low for mining deals, gradual return to M&A expected in 2014
      Tuesday 4 February 2014
      EY's report, Mergers, acquisitions and capital raising in mining and metals: 2013 trends, 2014 outlook, shows the deal inertia evident in the sector last year and points to a gradual return to M&A in 2014.

    January 2014

    • Continuous innovation at the centre for M&E companies
      Wednesday 29 January 2014
      EY’s Sustaining digital leadership study, released today, shows leading media and entertainment (M&E) companies are putting continuous innovation at the centre of everything they do.
    • Transactions market heating up as companies focus on growth
      Monday 20 January 2014
      The first quarter of 2014 is shaping as the busiest period for transactions in Australia in “many years”, EY Oceania Transactions Leader Graeme Browning says.
    • Confidence growing in Media and Entertainment sector
      Tuesday 14 January 2014
      The media and entertainment industry is starting 2014 with a high level of confidence in the global economy, according to EY's 9th Capital Confidence Barometer.

    December 2013

    • Static allocations may foil hedge fund growth ambitions
      Tuesday 10 December 2013
      As the hedge fund industry matures, managers who survived the financial crisis are beginning to focus on growing beyond their original business models.
    • Cyber-crime: significant threat to survival of Australian organisations says EY
      Tuesday 10 December 2013
      Forty per cent of Australian senior executives report that the number of security incidents in their organisation has increased over the last 12 months.
    • Confidence, deal activity improving in power and utilities sector
      Thursday 5 December 2013
      Transaction volumes and confidence are up in the global power and utilities sector, with a further uptick in deal activity expected both locally and globally in 2014.

    November 2013

    • Deal making confidence improving in Australian technology sector
      Friday 29 November 2013
      Sixty-eight percent of technology executives believe the global economy is improving, with another 20% indicating the economy is stable.
    • SEEK co-founder crowned Australia’s top entrepreneur for 2013
      Friday 22 November 2013
      Andrew Bassat, Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of pioneering online job marketplace SEEK, is the 2013 Australian EY Entrepreneur Of The YearTM.
    • Cyber-hacking threat increasing for mining and metals companies
      Thursday 21 November 2013
      Cyber-hacking is becoming increasingly pervasive in the mining and metals sector, with the potential to soon be a top 10 strategic risk, according to EY Oceania Mining & Metals Advisory Leader Nathan Roost.
    • Gender disparity highlighted by overseas assignment figures
      Wednesday 20 November 2013
      Australian businesses need to work harder to achieve a gender balance in overseas assignments EY said today as survey figures revealed that male employees take up more than 80% of international deployments.
    • Renewed Chinese investment in mining M&A
      Monday 18 November 2013
      Renewed Chinese investment and increasing private capital interest may be key to mining and metals sector deal activity in Australia in the near term, according to EY Asia-Pacific Mining & Metals Transactions Leader Paul Murphy.
    • Deals back on corporate agenda to deliver growth
      Wednesday 6 November 2013
      The number of Australian companies intending to make acquisitions has soared in the past six months, EY’s latest six-monthly Australasian Capital Confidence Barometer shows.
    • 2013 Australian major banks’ full-year results
      Monday 4 November 2013
      EY’s analysis of the full-year results of the big four banks shows that they have delivered a record profit outcome of $27.4 billion.