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Pending home sales fall to their lowest level since April 2020

Pending home sales fall to their lowest level since April 2020

Pending home sales in the United States fell by 2% in August, the third straight monthly decline amid a steep rise in mortgage rates.
Economic headwinds: Media and entertainment

Economic headwinds: Media and entertainment

RSM examines what economic headwinds mean for the media and entertainment sector, which is facing a number of challenges.
Where economics and life sciences collide: Industry trends to watch

Where economics and life sciences collide: Industry trends to watch

From clinical trial activity to capital markets, what's trending for life sciences businesses and what should leaders focus on?
5 things to know in life sciences: Week of Sept. 19

5 things to know in life sciences: Week of Sept. 19

From high-priced drugs to a complex labor market, each week we highlight five things affecting the life sciences industry.
California to allow unclaimed property voluntary compliance program

California to allow unclaimed property voluntary compliance program

California has authorized an unclaimed property voluntary disclosure program allowing eligible holders to eliminate the 12% interest rate typically charged for non-compliance.
Consumer sentiment rises to highest level since May

Consumer sentiment rises to highest level since May

Consumer sentiment improved to 59.5 in September as inflation concerns eased, according to the University of Michigan's index.
Staying true to their core expertise

Staying true to their core expertise

Outsourcing non-core functions gives businesses the ability to focus on customer service and business growth.
Economic headwinds: Consumer products

Economic headwinds: Consumer products

The impact of inflationary pressures on consumers and their willingness to spend has left many consumer products companies holding bloated inventory levels.
The dollar’s reign will continue amid a global flight to safety

The dollar’s reign will continue amid a global flight to safety

Several factors are fueling the dollar's surge, including rising rate differentials, a global move to the dollar and escalating geopolitical tensions.
The talent gap survey

The talent gap survey

The top four findings from a talent gap research survey commissioned by RSM and solutions for overcoming the talent gap challenges companies are facing.
U.S. August CPI: Core inflation arrives hot even as gas prices fall

U.S. August CPI: Core inflation arrives hot even as gas prices fall

Premature calls for the Fed to pause its campaign to tame inflation should be politely dismissed given the 0.1% increase in top-line inflation in August.
Where are all the workers?

Where are all the workers?

Discover the most compelling findings from RSM’s recent survey of middle market leaders regarding the talent gap.