Locked content PwC: nearly 50% more cyber attacks in 2015 y/y

The total number of cyber attacks on Polish firms grew by nearly half and, what is interesting, they were carried out by employees in most cases, according to a report compiled by PwC consulting company. Worldwide, the number of cyber attacks increased by 38 percent, in Poland by 46 percent, the res...

Locked content Polish tax system increasingly friendly

Poland has climbed 29 places and ranks 58th globally in the Paying Taxes 2016 report compiled by consultancy PwC and the World Bank,which investigates and compares tax regimes across 189 economies, ranking them according to the relative ease of paying taxes. The document said an average Polish busin...

Locked content Poland 24th in EU in value of family tax benefit

The average value of family tax benefits across the  EU amounts to PLN 9,818, however 60 percent of EU countries don’t reach this sum. Poland’s pro-family benefits of PLN 2,224 puts it in 24th position, according to a report by consultancy PwC. To assess the value of state’s aid, P...

Locked content Poles spending more on luxury

Never before have Poles had so much money to spend on leisure activities. Due to this, most profit can be seen by firms offering premium services such as restaurants, spas, hotels or the entertainment industry. According to analysis by PwC, the average adult working person has PLN 4,4 available to s...

Locked content WSE: In Q1 number of IPOs lowest in 10 years

While in Q1 2015, most European bourses reported the best results in terms of the number of IPOs since 2000, the Warsaw Stock Exchange saw the lowest figure of companies going public in ten years, according to the IPO Watch report compiled by consultancy PwC. Only two companies decided to run an IPO...

Locked content Online advertising market grew by 7.2%

The value of the online advertising market amounted to PLN 2.61 billion, an increase of 7.2 percent year-on-year, according to a report compiled by consultancy PwC for IAB Polska. Mobile device and social media saw the highest growths. “In H2 2014, the online advertisement sector rose signific...

Locked content Family business worried about customers’ solvency

Maintaining profitability and customers’ solvency are among the greatest challenges for Polish family businesses, according to a survey by PWC. Polish family companies are focused on current affairs to a greater extent than the same kind companies in the rest of the world, according to Piotr W...

PwC: Polish economy to rank 31st in 2050

Poland’s economy will grow the fastest in the EU over a 50-year period, but it will rank 31st worldwide in 2050 due to a population decline, according to the report by PwC.

Locked content PwC opens center of excellence in Gdańsk

Global consultancy PwC will open its Polish center of excellence in Gdańsk in January, Puls Biznesu reported. In the first stage the unit will employ 50 people. It will increase employment to 500 in three or four years’ time. The Gdańsk center of excellence is the fourth of its kind opened by PwC. T...