Financial Accounting Standards Board

When the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued new guidance on leases, it moved corporate real estate decisions
Financial rule makers aren’t usually known for dropping bombshells, but the new Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB
Last week Bloomberg News reported that the American Bankers Association had started a campaign to mobilize investors against
The global environmental crisis, including climate change, isn't just a problem for "greens." It also creates significant financial risks for companies and their investors.
Did accounting help cause the financial crisis? A minuet playing out now is showing that the answer is yes -- but not in
"Washington isn't thinking straight," said Josh Rosner, managing director of Graham, Fischer & Co, a New York-based financial
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner publicly called for reform of the mark-to-market rule, placing himself on the side of
Hopefully President Obama's EPA will consider the environment's broader and longer-term values better than the Bush administration's EPA if it continues to use cost-benefit analyses.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- U.S. accounting rulemakers on Thursday agreed to make adjustments to a proposal to change mark-to
Volcker chaired a financial reform study that reported its findings in January (PDF). It came down on the side of reforming