Locked content Q2 IPO’s value places WSE at 8th spot in Europe

According to a report “IPO Watch Europe Q2 2016” by PwC, Warsaw’s bourse ranks 8th in Europe in terms of the value of IPOs. As many as 8 companies debuted on the WSE, of which three began trading on the NewConnect Market. The total value of the IPOs on the WSE amounts to €92 millio...

PwC opens global drone center in Poland

PwC, a professional services company, has opened its first global center of excellence, named Drone Powered Solutions, to focus on the use of drone technology and data analysis in business.

Locked content PwC: 55% of Poles shop online

According to a PwC report – “Client in the digital world”, 55 percent of Poles (out of >1000 respondents) buy goods and services via electronic sales channels. The survey found that the most common reasons Poles choose electronic channels for shopping are the opportunity to purchase a...

Locked content Every third Polish company is a victim of economic crime

According to PwC’s Global Economic Crime Survey 2016, more than 1/3 (36 percent) of companies surveyed in Poland, confirmed they had been victims of fraud in the last 24 months. About 65 percent of the offenses were asset robbery, and 32 percent were   cybercrime.  “There is a favorable ...

PwC: less IPOs on WSE, but more valuable

The number of initial public offerings (IPOs) on the Warsaw bourse continued to fall last year, however its value increased by €127 million on a yearly basis and amounted to €440 million, according to a report compiled by PwC consulting company.

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...