Insurers weigh impact of possible accounting changes

Connolly, Jim
November 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/16/98, Vol. 102 Issue 46, p63
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.


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