Flashline

Weekly newsletter of accounting and financial reporting developments

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending March 26, 2015

    3/26/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Point of view: The standard-setting process – The benefits of stakeholder engagement... ProxyPulse – First edition 2015... Shareholder activism – The who, what, when, and how... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending March 19, 2015

    3/19/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: The quarter close – First quarter 2015... Regulatory and standard setting developments... Shareholder questions: Management’s considerations for 2015 annual meetings... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending March 12, 2015

    3/12/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Latest developments on implementation of the new revenue standard webcast... PwC comments on the GASB’s preliminary views on lease accounting... IFRS Taxonomy 2015... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending March 5, 2015

    3/5/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Introducing a new blog covering top accounting issues...SEC issues additional FAQs on Volcker Rule... GASB issues final standard on fair value measurement and application... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending February 26, 2015

    2/26/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Consolidation changes - Do they affect your company? Will it early adopt?... Classification and measurement of financial instruments... 2014 SEC comment letter trends related to employee stock compensation... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending February 19, 2015

    2/19/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Navigating the FASB’s new consolidation standard webcasts... PwC comments on FASB’s proposed guidance on investment company disclosures... PEEC issues guidance on breach of independence... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending February 12, 2015

    2/12/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: The quarter close — SEC Rule 3-05... Audit Committee Excellence Series: Achieving excellence — Overseeing accounting changes... FASB decides to propose changes to stock compensation tax accounting... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending February 5, 2015

    2/5/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: In depth: FASB provides private companies relief on intangibles... In brief: EU to extend reporting on environmental, social, and governance matters...Key considerations for board and audit committee members, 2014-2015 edition... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending January 29, 2015

    1/29/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Transition Resource Group debates revenue recognition implementation issues... In depth: Hybrid preferred stock instruments – New guidance requires reassessment... SEC staff issues new compliance and disclosure interpretations... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending January 22, 2015

    1/22/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: The quarter close:  Cloud computing... PwC comments on IASB's discussion paper on rate regulation... FASB meetings and project updates... SEC staff to review Commission rule for excluding conflicting proxy proposals... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending January 15, 2015

    1/15/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Accounting for Income Taxes: 2014 Year-end Hot Topics... FASB removes concept of extraordinary, retains guidance on unusual items... COSO report offers guidance on using Frameworks to assess cyber risks... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending January 8, 2015

    1/8/15 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Reminder: Year-end financial reporting considerations and resources... BoardroomDirect: December 2014 edition — Monthly director e-newsletter... What matters in the boardroom? Director and investor views on trends shaping governance and the board of the future... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending December 23, 2014

    12/23/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: In depth: Collateralized financing entities — FASB provides new measurement alternative... Practical tip: Reporting considerations for a discontinued operation subsequently retained... IFRS news — December 2014/January 2015... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending December 18, 2014

    12/18/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: In depth: Year-end financial reporting considerations... In depth: Highlights of the 2014 AICPA National Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments... Regulatory and standard setting developments... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending December 11, 2014

    12/11/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: The quarter close — Fourth quarter 2014... Private company reporter: 2014 wrap-up — What to know for your financial statement close... PwC guide: Foreign currency — inaugural edition... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending December 4, 2014

    12/4/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Point of view: Audit committee evolution — 2014 and beyond... The quarter close: Common embedded derivatives... In the loop: Pushdown accounting — make the right choice for your company... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending November 25, 2014

    11/25/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: The quarter close: Top 5 financial reporting reminders... Reminder: SEC comment letter trends webcasts — December 2 and 3... FASB meetings and project updates... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending November 20, 2014

    11/20/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: PwC's InPractice - Register now and join the discussion... Introducing our on-demand, CPE-eligible webcast library... Webcast: Private Company Services — 2014 Year-end accounting & reporting developments – December 8... and more

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    Flashline - Week ending November 13, 2014

    11/13/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Introducing “In transition — Practical insights on revenue recognition implementation”... Point of view: The interim reporting model — Time to get back to basics... M&A snapshot — Companies in distress: Bankruptcy process and reporting considerations... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending November 6, 2014

    11/6/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Webcasts: SEC comment letter trends — December 2 and 3... Reminder: Derivatives and hedging webcast – November 13... BoardroomDirect – October 2014... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending October 30, 2014

    10/30/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: PwC guide: Financial statement presentation – inaugural edition... PwC guide: Financing transactions: debt, equity and the instruments in between – 2014 edition... Save the date: PwC’s Center for Board Governance quarterly webcast – November 5... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending October 23, 2014

    10/23/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: IFRS and US GAAP: similarities and differences — 2014 edition... In brief: New mortality tables to impact benefit obligation assumptions... Annual Corporate Directors Survey: Trends shaping governance and the board of the future — 2014... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending October 16, 2014

    10/16/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Get all our revenue recognition insights on the 365 app... M&A snapshot — Companies in distress: A successful turnaround requires decisive action... 'IFRS adoption by country' publication now available... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending October 9, 2014

    10/9/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: Webcast: IASB and PwC perspectives on how the new revenue standard will change your business – October 23... IFRS news – October 2014... FASB meeting recap - Decisions reached to simplify accounting for stock-based compensation... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending October 2, 2014

    10/2/14 | Assurance services

    BoardroomDirect – September 2014... Family Business Corporate Governance Series: Building or renewing your board... PwC comments on FASB's proposals to simplify inventory measurement and eliminate extraordinary items... FASB Action Alert and Project Updates... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending September 25, 2014

    9/25/14 | Assurance services

    In depth: FASB defines management’s going concern assessment and disclosure responsibilities... Private company reporter: PCC votes to simplify the accounting for certain intangible assets... In the loop: Selling part of your business? New rules for reporting disposals... Regulatory and standard-setting developments – September 2014... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending September 18, 2014

    9/18/14 | Assurance services

    The quarter close—Third quarter 2014... PwC guide: Business combinations and noncontrolling interests—2014 global edition... Tax accounting insights: FASB discusses income tax accounting for stock compensation... FASB issues exposure draft on Technical corrections and improvements... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending September 11, 2014

    9/11/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: The quarter close, third quarter video perspectives... Audit Committee Excellence Series: Achieving excellence — Overseeing external auditors... Reminder: Corporate divestitures webcast — September 15... SEC releases draft 2015 Taxonomy... and more

  • Flashline
    Flashline - Week ending September 4, 2014

    9/4/14 | Assurance services

    This week's PwC update on financial reporting developments includes: In the loop: Spin-off transactions – creating a new public entity... BoardroomDirect – August 2014... Reminder: On the horizon at the FASB webcast... FASB meetings and project updates...and more