Free CPE: Overview of the AICPA’s Financial Reporting Framework for Small- and Medium-Sized Entities (FRF for SMEs)

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Accounting News Roundup: Merger Madness; The Inequality Problem; Keurig Comes Out Clean | 10.17.14

Janet Yellen Warns of Inequality Threat [NYT]Janet L. Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, said Friday that she was concerned about the growing inequality of wealth and income in the United States,...
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Footnotes: Manipulation; Fake IRS News; A Bad Startup CEO | 10.16.14

SEC Charges New York-Based High Frequency Trading Firm With Fraudulent Trading to Manipulate Closing Prices [SEC] Goldman Evolves as Trading’s Share of Revenue Slides [Bloomberg Businessweek] Behind...
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The Monthly Close: Grant Thornton Mayonnaise Sandwiches and Other Rejected Mascots

It's time once again for the ritual that is closing the books on Going Concern's prior month. Enjoy! By: [author-name] This article was syndicated via RSS from: http://goingconcern.com/post/monthly-close-grant-thornton-mayonnaise-sandwiches-and-other-rejected-mascots
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Free CPE: Auditing Revenue Recognition

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#TBT: That Time Conspiracy Theorists Insisted Enron Founder Ken Lay Faked His Death

Normally, having a heart attack is a terrible thing. As an old guy, it's near the bottom of your to-do list and you likely do everything you can to avoid it, including giving up cigarettes, red meat, and...
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Accounting News Roundup: AbbVie Changes Mind on Inversion; Stop the ‘I’m SO Busy’ One-upping; Buffett’s ‘Huge Mistake’ | 10.16.14

AbbVie Board Recommends Shareholders Reject Shire Acquisition [DealBook]Treasury's move to discourage inversions appears to have worked in this case: "AbbVie and its board of directors made this determination...
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Translating the Pricing Software Investment into Meaning Financial Impacts: A Holistic Approach

Pricing software is a key enabler to any company's pricing strategy. Effective pricing involves factors from a range of inter-disciplinary Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Using the correct set of those...
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Price Optimization: How Best-in-Class Performers Add to Both the Top and Bottom Lines

This in-depth research from Aberdeen reveals how best-in-class performers get aligned to optimize their pricing strategy and operations, effectively to:Increase price guidance adherenceReduce margin-killing...
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Footnotes: KPMG Poaching Lawyers; Accountant-Client Privilege; Deloitte Digital’s Hackathon | 10.15.14

Lame meetings aren't just awful, they are also expensive [Quartz] IFRS Foundation Debuts Online Tools for IFRS Content Oh goodie [AT] Netflix shares down 26% as subscribers disappoint [CNBC] The Supreme...
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