Main | February 2006 »

24 press releases from January 2006

31 January 2006

Valentine's Day: For the love of tax

PricewaterhouseCoopers offers 10 tax planning tips to Cupid’s arrow this Valentines Day. Leonie Kerswill, tax director, PricewaterhouseCoopers, commented: “Although the married person’s tax allowance has...

30 January 2006

Diesel car sales set to overtake petrol in Europe

Sales of new diesel cars in Europe continue to rise as consumers switch from less expensive petrol cars in search of fuel cost savings. The...

Mega-deals boost technology M&A confidence as digital convergence beckons

The battle for top line growth and new customers drove the global value of technology mergers and acquisitions (M&A) up by almost 90% in 2005,...

27 January 2006

Weardale Railways Limited - in administration - update

Ian Green and Stephen Ellis of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, the joint administrators of Weardale Railways Limited are pleased to announce that at a meeting held earlier...

26 January 2006

PricewaterhouseCoopers partners are in the mood for dancing on the west end stage

The annual PricewaterhouseCoopers pantomime, which, this year will provide over 7,000 inner city children from various local schools and charities with a night out at...

25 January 2006

REITs: Not there yet, says PricewaterhouseCoopers

As the consultation phase on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) draws to a close on Friday 27 January 2006, clients of PricewaterhouseCoopers have expressed serious...

24 January 2006

Headline figures on public sector occupational pension liabilities potentially misleading, says PricewaterhouseCoopers

There has been an increasing media focus on the value of unfunded occupational pension liabilities for public sector employees recently, mirroring the increased focus on...

18 January 2006

Surge in media M&A fuelled by both strategic and private equity investors

Continued growth is anticipated in the European media mergers & acquisition (M&A) sector in 2006, according to the latest Media Insights report from PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate...

17 January 2006

Restaurant industry now able to claim millions following further changes to HMRC guidance

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has today, 17 February, announced that it is to make further changes to its guidance on the treatment of National...

Geoffrey E MacPherson Limited - in administration

Stuart Maddison and Mark Shires of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP were appointed joint administrators to Geoffrey E Macpherson Limited on 16 February. Operating from a base in...

Sign up to Saratoga’s HR shared services index - the only way to measure the success of your HR shared services function

Saratoga, the human capital measurement and benchmarking arm of PricewaterhouseCoopers is inviting companies from all market sectors across Europe to sign up to its unique...

Canterbury Realisations Limited (Formerly Canterbury Foods Limited) – In Administration – Sale of Remaining Site

Following their appointment as joint administrators on 3 January 2006, Ian Green and Steve Ellis of PricewaterhouseCoopers are pleased to announce the sale of the...

UK cities face the same challenges as cities around the globe

Cities in the UK are being tested by the same trends as cities all over the world, a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers City and Local Government...

2005 Global Automotive shareholder value award winners

Winners of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Global Automotive Shareholder Value Awards will be honoured on Wednesday January 18 2006, at the 30th Automotive News World Congress Gala...

15 January 2006

PricewaterhouseCoopers launches first community affairs annual report

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP has launched its first Community Affairs annual report 2005, 'PwC in the Community’. Richard Collier-Keywood, management board member responsible for community affairs, said:...

12 January 2006

Weardale Railways Limited - in administration - update

The joint administrators of Weardale Railways Limited, Ian Green and Steve Ellis of PricewaterhouseCoopers have announced that they are circulating notice to the company’s members...

11 January 2006

Internal audit facing major challenges around the risk agenda, according to audit commitee chairmen

EMBARGOED UNTIL 00:01 16 JANUARY 2006 Although internal audit (IA) plays an important role in providing assurance around key aspects of risk management in companies,...

10 January 2006

Self Assessment: Help from PricewaterhouseCoopers with completing your tax return on time and avoiding penalties

PricewaterhouseCoopers offers help to those many people still to submit their tax returns by the 31 January 2006 deadline with some Do’s and Don’ts about...

Continued use of financial incentives pressurises car market

Generous financial incentives, like low interest rates on loans, to stimulate sales are having more effect on the market than the European Commission’s Block Exemption...

09 January 2006

IFRS is already influencing investment decisions in Europe, reveals fund managers survey

Information provided in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is already influencing the investment decisions of more than half of fund managers in Europe,...

Financial Services end 2005 on a high note

Financial services firms ended the year with increases in business, profits and employment - exceeding their expectations following a buoyant third quarter. Business optimism in...

06 January 2006

A strong finish to a record year for Europe's IPO markets

EMBARGOED UNTIL 00:01 MONDAY 9th JANUARY 2006 PricewaterhouseCoopers latest IPO Watch Europe survey shows the highest level of activity this year has taken place in...

04 January 2006

F & R Dunlop Services Limited (Tiles R Us) - in administration - sale of business

Rob Lewis and Derek Howell of PricewaterhouseCoopers are pleased to announce that they have completed the sale of the business and assets of F &...

03 January 2006

Canterbury Foods Limited - in administration - sale of three manufacturing sites

Following their appointment as joint administrators to Canterbury Foods Limited on 3 January 2006, Ian Green and Steve Ellis of PricewaterhouseCoopers are pleased to announce...
  • Contact us
  • +44 (0) 20 7213 1768

Specific and out of hours contacts