TITLE

Insurers weigh impact of possible accounting changes

AUTHOR(S)
Connolly, Jim
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/16/98, Vol. 102 Issue 46, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of possible accounting standards changes on insurance companies in the United States. Effects on mergers and acquisitions and insurers' income; Use of purchase accounting and pooling-of-interest after a merger; Time span for recognizing accounting goodwill.
ACCESSION #
1320143

 

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