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  • Asset management insights: Set for growth: PwC
    our revamped Asset Management Insights which we will release on a quarterly basis This edition will focus on growth Asset management CEOs are optimistic about growth But they know they will have to redefine their businesses in order to achieve it They re looking to move into new markets develop new investment products and leverage technology This was the clear message coming from our 18th Global CEO Survey Redefining competition in a world without boundaries published in February 2015 A high 95 of asset management CEOs told us they re very or somewhat confident about growth over the coming three years Yet CEOs also told us that compared with three years ago when the financial crisis s after effects were even stronger than today they saw both greater opportunities and greater threats Sixty five percent of asset management CEOs either agree or agree strongly that there are more opportunities but 56 see more threats In this April 2015 edition of Asset Management Insights we delve more deeply into some of the sector s growth opportunities We examine the implications of the wave of liquidity hitting real estate the rapid changes in Asian fund distribution and the possibilities for mutual funds in India Turning to alternative asset management we look into strategic opportunities for administrators at a time when the sector is maturing we also examine how hedge fund managers can serve the needs of institutional investors These articles are extracts from our recent thought leadership reports They showcase the views of our local experts and some colleagues from other firms on the growth opportunities in various different parts of the industry and regions of the world If you want more detail we ve included some links to the original reports We hope you find these articles thought provoking and helpful

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  • Asset Management News archive
    are growing far faster than those in developed markets a raft of regulatory changes associated largely with local pension fund reforms and enhanced investor protection threaten to stifle the pace of expansion Read more 06 Sep 2012 Building AIFMD risk structures in a Euro storm In the run up to the introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Manager Directive AIFMD over the next year Europe s hedge private equity and real estate managers will have to start revolutionising their risk management Read more 08 Aug 2012 India s Budget potentially reduces investment returns In its recent Budget India introduced two major changes to its domestic tax law that look likely to have a significant impact on foreign investors investing into India Read more 06 Aug 2012 Becoming a trusted hedge fund advisor At a time when trust is a topic of debate in the financial sector hedge fund managers have been taking great strides towards improving investor confidence In doing so they ve been moving towards gaining the status of trusted hedge fund advisor Read more 31 Jul 2012 Institutional investors changing needs When selecting an asset management firm institutional investors no longer make investment performance the primary factor In fact they rank it equally highly with expertise and risk transparency So if asset managers are to forge long lasting relationships with their institutional clients they might need to refine their objectives to give a greater weighting to factors beyond performance Read more 11 Jul 2012 Alternatives managers plan for succession In a world of slow economic growth and subdued financial markets founders of both hedge fund and private equity companies are adjusting their ambitions Read more 20 Jun 2012 Top issues facing asset managers Asset managers face nine key challenges at a time of unprecedented industry change Read more 22 May 2012 Engineering a path to profitable growth By reviewing their operating models and reorganising their businesses asset managers will overcome margin pressure Read more 30 Apr 2012 Asset Management and Solvency II Turning the shake up to your advantage How can asset managers and asset servicers use Solvency II as an opportunity to attract more business from insurers Read more 03 Apr 2012 Anticipating asset manager M A All the signs point to a recovery in M A in 2012 following 2011 s low levels of activity Read more 21 Mar 2012 Distributing funds in Asia s growth market Asia has significant potential for growth although geographical diversity and regulatory issues pose challenges Read more 29 Feb 2012 The Volcker Rule Proposal and asset management firms The breadth of the proposed prohibitions and their complexity has caused industry consternation After significant concerns were expressed in the comment period that ended on 13 February 2012 US regulators are considering their next steps and a revised rule or proposal seems likely Read more 15 Feb 2012 How do the proposed FATCA regulations impact Asset Managers PwC Observation It has been suggested that the proposed regulations have either delayed FATCA or

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  • Automotive: Re-inventing the wheel: PwC
    by issue Browse by industry Browse by service Monthly highlights Spotlight The CEO agenda CEO insights blog Careers About PwC Technology careers Employer of choice Our history PwC Professional Employability Aspire to lead PwC s series on leadership and gender equality Country job search Explore careers with Strategy Press room Facts and figures Press contacts Analyst relations Global International PwC Sites Commonly visited PwC sites Global Australia Brazil Canada China Hong Kong France Germany India Italy Japan Mexico Middle East Netherlands Russia Singapore South Africa South Korea Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom United States Complete list of PwC territory sites Re inventing the wheel Scenarios for the transformation of the automotive industry Global megatrends and disruptions are shaking up nearly every aspect of the automotive industry Key megatrends such as demographic change resource scarcity and climate change urbanisation and a global shift in regional economic power are having a significant impact on everything from talent management and production models to regulation PwC s work on transformation maps how megatrends may affect five important areas providing an overview of the disruption dimensions shaping the automotive industry s future In this short paper we ve focused our attention on some potential future market scenarios based on the possible impacts of two of the industry s critical uncertainties The future of personal mobility is no longer clear will individual use or shared mobility shape the future automotive market Regulation and politics could have a profound impact on the industry s direction but which way will it go The purpose of this paper is to inform your strategic decision making You can use these scenarios to think through where you want to be in the future compare it with where you are today and consider what that means for making strategy and business design

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  • Automotive 2014 M&A Insights: PwC
    Browse by service Monthly highlights Spotlight The CEO agenda CEO insights blog Careers About PwC Technology careers Employer of choice Our history PwC Professional Employability Aspire to lead PwC s series on leadership and gender equality Country job search Explore careers with Strategy Press room Facts and figures Press contacts Analyst relations Global International PwC Sites Commonly visited PwC sites Global Australia Brazil Canada China Hong Kong France Germany India Italy Japan Mexico Middle East Netherlands Russia Singapore South Africa South Korea Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom United States Complete list of PwC territory sites Driving Value 2014 Automotive M A Insights Download We are pleased to present Driving Value 2014 Automotive M A Insights PwC s review of mergers and acquisitions M A activity and key trends impacting the global automotive industry In this edition we look at The status of global automotive deal activity amongst vehicle manufacturers suppliers financiers and other related sectors Key trends that impacted the deal market Transaction activity by sector and region Our perspective on the journey to the future This latest edition of Automotive M A Insights is meant to serve only as a preface to the insights and observations that we can

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  • Global automotive industry tax guide for 2015: PwC
    the debate Genesis Park Diversity and inclusion Analyst relations Alumni Member firms worldwide Live events and discussions Strategy Research insights View featured Browse by issue Browse by industry Browse by service Monthly highlights Spotlight The CEO agenda CEO insights blog Careers About PwC Technology careers Employer of choice Our history PwC Professional Employability Aspire to lead PwC s series on leadership and gender equality Country job search Explore careers with Strategy Press room Facts and figures Press contacts Analyst relations Global International PwC Sites Commonly visited PwC sites Global Australia Brazil Canada China Hong Kong France Germany India Italy Japan Mexico Middle East Netherlands Russia Singapore South Africa South Korea Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom United States Complete list of PwC territory sites Global Automotive Tax Guide 2015 edition Download Global automotive industry tax guide for 2015 The level of taxes and duties raised around the use of a car can help determine local demand PwC s Global Automotive Tax Guide for 2015 provides data and tax implications relating to the use of a car in 44 markets around the world Tax matters We welcome you to the 2015 Global Automotive Tax Guide This publication compiles tax aspects relating to the use of a car in 44 of the world s most relevant car markets It provides unique oversight over aspects like custom duties upon importation car registration duties car taxation both from a direct and indirect tax perspective as well as company car taxation rules in those markets The level of taxes and duties raised around the use of a car will eventually determine demand Therefore the information provided in this guide by the Global Automotive Tax network of PwC is indispensable for strategy departments of OEMs and suppliers fleet operators HR departments and tax departments of multi national

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  • 2014 North American Automotive Supplier Supply Chain Performance Study: PWC
    Strategy Research insights View featured Browse by issue Browse by industry Browse by service Monthly highlights Spotlight The CEO agenda CEO insights blog Careers About PwC Technology careers Employer of choice Our history PwC Professional Employability Aspire to lead PwC s series on leadership and gender equality Country job search Explore careers with Strategy Press room Facts and figures Press contacts Analyst relations Global International PwC Sites Commonly visited PwC sites Global Australia Brazil Canada China Hong Kong France Germany India Italy Japan Mexico Middle East Netherlands Russia Singapore South Africa South Korea Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom United States Complete list of PwC territory sites 2014 North American Automotive Supplier Supply Chain Performance Study Download As a means of identifying and assessing supply chain strengths and challenges in the automotive market PwC refreshed its annual study of the 50 top North American automotive suppliers ranked by sales of OEM parts in 2013 In this year s study PwC identifies leaders top 20 and laggards bottom 20 and determines an effectiveness and efficiency rating for the six supplier segments studied Exterior Powertrain Interior Electrical Body Chassis To enhance this year s study PwC collaborated with the Original Equipment Suppliers Association OESA gaining to the support of its member companies including 53 publically traded companies Through OESA distribution we were able to analyze multiple supplier surveys and expand the breadth of findings presented in this paper PwC s study evaluates the responses of this expanded pool of players to distill their performance on supply chain planning sourcing and delivery capabilities compare supplier segments studied Exterior Interior Body Powertrain Electrical and Chassis and identify potential for improvement Specifically our study provides a closer look at the ability of the top 50 North American suppliers to generate revenue cash effectiveness as well as

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  • Automotive SEC comment letter trends: PwC
    your attention to the preparation of your year end financial statements Over the past year companies in our industry have been dealing with business challenges such as fluctuating foreign exchange rates and have been active in acquisitions and restructurings With these challenges and changes together with ongoing regulatory developments in the financial reporting environment this is a great time to refresh your understanding of the SEC staff s areas of focus when it comes to preparing high quality annual reports We have prepared this publication to assist you with identifying and understanding the SEC s recent areas of focus specific to the automotive industry The topic areas summarized in this publication are based on comment letters issued by the SEC staff to automotive companies and posted on the SEC s EDGAR website from October 1 2014 to September 30 2015 We have provided relevant examples of recent comments in these topic areas to aid you in ensuring that your disclosures are robust and consistent with relevant accounting and reporting guidance and recent reporting trends In some instances we have included relevant examples from other industries which may be applicable to automotive industry companies as well We hope you find this summary to be a useful reference tool and we look forward to working with you through this financial reporting season Please do not hesitate to reach out to your engagement team the PwC contacts listed at the end of this publication or the PwC Automotive team to discuss the information in more detail Related content SEC comment letter trends Publications 10Minutes Accounting guides Corporate governance series EITF observer Flashline IFRS news In brief In depth In the loop In transition M A snapshot Point of view Practical tip Private company reporter PwC comment letters AICPA ASB FASB GASB IFAC IASB

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  • Consolidation in the Global Automotive Supply Industry 2014: PwC
    the debate Genesis Park Diversity and inclusion Analyst relations Alumni Member firms worldwide Live events and discussions Strategy Research insights View featured Browse by issue Browse by industry Browse by service Monthly highlights Spotlight The CEO agenda CEO insights blog Careers About PwC Technology careers Employer of choice Our history PwC Professional Employability Aspire to lead PwC s series on leadership and gender equality Country job search Explore careers with Strategy Press room Facts and figures Press contacts Analyst relations Global International PwC Sites Commonly visited PwC sites Global Australia Brazil Canada China Hong Kong France Germany India Italy Japan Mexico Middle East Netherlands Russia Singapore South Africa South Korea Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom United States Complete list of PwC territory sites Consolidation in the Global Automotive Supply Industry 2014 Download For the first time since 2011 automotive supplier Mergers Acquisition M A activity is expected to increase based on data for the first six months of 2014 PwC estimates about 211 deals for the year which will be a 13 increase over 2013 Consolidation in the Global Automotive Supply industry in its seventh consecutive year is based on financial operational and strategic data collected by a global team of automotive experts representing all of the major automotive markets We looked at 808 suppliers from key regions such as Brazil China Europe India Japan North America and South Korea PwC s study identifies large global North American and European suppliers as the biggest consolidators in 2014 While the North American suppliers were among the largest consolidators already in the last three years the re emergence of the European suppliers as consolidators is a recent development Also noteworthy is the increased involvement of Private Equity in the resurgence of automotive supplier consolidation with almost a quarter of all deals in

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