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Many companies across industries claim to closely monitor product quality and safety issues. Yet few take advantage of an end-to-end risk management approach and innovative advanced analytics capabilities. Learn how a new approach can transform product quality, safety and, in the case of a crisis, recall processes.
New proposed qualified intermediary and qualified derivatives dealer requirements: Insights from the IRS
On July 1, the IRS released Notice 2016-42, providing the proposed qualified intermediary (QI) agreement for certain foreign persons to simplify their withholding obligations under IRC chapters 3, 4, and 61 and section 3406. The Notice also provides guidance on procedures for the qualified derivatives dealer (QDD) regime announced in temporary regulations last fall. Learn more about the practical impact of the rules and next steps.
Amid the current market softness and a fairly significant shift in consumer shopping patterns, debate rages in retailers' boardrooms about whether these are cyclical or structural issues. What does empirical evidence indicate? Learn what Deloitte's Retail Volatility Index reveals about an upended industry and how retailers might rewrite their playbooks for the future.
Design thinking takes aim at unnecessary workplace complexity by putting employee experience first. How can design thinking help move HR's focus beyond building programs and processes to creating meaningful employee experience? Discover how design thinking can help create HR solutions that improve employee satisfaction, engagement, and productivity.
Some 70 percent of all employers today offer wellness programs for their employees. What tangible and intangible benefits do such programs offer, and what factors should private and mid-market companies consider as they develop wellness strategies? Learn how a corporate wellness strategy can generate a solid return on investment while encouraging healthy habits among your employees and even bolstering recruitment.
OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) guidance encourages countries to tax digital services where they are consumed, and many countries are responding. How can your company plan for implications of a new VAT, GST, or other local sales tax footprint that digital sales may create? Learn about this important development in the global tax landscape.
Digital technology often fuels disruption, yet few organizations adequately prepare for the operational and strategic disruption these technologies could drive in their business. How can companies transform their technology strategies, processes, and business cultures to usher in the digital era? Learn about intriguing findings from the fifth annual MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte study and hear what these findings could mean to your enterprise and IT organization.
BEPS Actions 8-10 require participants that provide funding in cost-sharing arrangements (CSAs) to significantly increase their substance around such arrangements and, in many cases, change their method of valuing CSA ongoing contributions. What are the new rules and how should CSA participants manage these changes? Explore possible impacts of these significant changes to CSA rules.
US consumers and businesses remain strongly focused on reducing their energy consumption, even though record-low energy prices have taken the heat off their need to cut costs. What recent developments should you know about? Learn results from the Deloitte Resources 2016 Study and how they can help energy companies, businesses, and consumers make energy-related investment choices and other business decisions.
On April 8, 2016, the DOL issued a new Conflict of Interest Rule that expands the definition of a fiduciary. What business, operational, technology, and workforce changes will this mean for wealth managers, insurance companies, banks, and broker dealers? Learn about challenges your organization may face in implementing changes to the rule.
The decision by voters in the United Kingdom to exit the European Union, known as “Brexit," was a surprising one: prognosticators assigned a fairly low probability for the “leave" supporters to come out on top. What impact will Brexit have on US financial services institutions? Learn more about practical steps to consider now to adapt to the evolving landscape in the United Kingdom and Europe.
Companies that outsource business processes typically have internal control assurance requirements. In turn, outsourced service providers (OSPs) have various options for communicating assurance, compliance, and related controls-oriented information. How can both sides use that information exchange to address downside risk and drive upside opportunity? Learn practical ways to impact the value of third-party assurance, compliance, and information-sharing.
Behavioral economics studies the effects of psychological, social, cognitive, and emotional factors on economic decisions. How can private companies shift their focus from traditional hard-data analysis to use of behavioral economics for better understanding of customers? Learn how behavioral economics can help overcome longstanding biases, especially in smaller companies where small changes can make big differences.
Do you know what issues the standard-setters and regulators have been addressing lately? We've been monitoring their projects. Join us to hear about the latest developments.
On May 10, 2016, India announced amendments to its Double Taxation Avoidance Convention with Mauritius. Intended to close a capital gains tax loophole, what significant impact will the amendments have on investment managers whose funds make foreign direct investments in India through either a Mauritius or Singapore platform? Learn about approaches to consider as you prepare for changes in foreign direct investment that lie ahead.
Late last year, new tax legislation was passed that will directly impact real estate markets. What should real estate executives know and how can you prepare for the future? Explore the current and near-term future tax legislative environment and its implications for your real estate business.
Finance functions are increasingly expected to use analytics effectively given recent technical advances in data warehousing, processing, and visualization. So why, even with new tools, do some finance organizations fail to realize meaningful benefits? Learn ways to demystify analytics and unlock the value of data-driven finance decisions.
There is a growing call among government leaders, the media, the public, and other stakeholders to identify, report, and mitigate the effects of waste, fraud, and abuse in the public sector. How can you distinguish between the rhetoric and reality? Explore case studies and policy recommendations to understand the issues around public sector waste, fraud, and abuse from a forensics and analytics perspective.