Conflicting Guidance

Myrick, Thomas
November 1986
FE: The Magazine for Financial Executives;Nov1986, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p34
Trade Publication
Examines whether current accounting rules are causing some managers to reconsider their commitment to corporate venture capital. Common strategy of organizations providing venture capital to invest in a number of companies at various stages of development; Guidelines for the accounting treatment for venture capital investments; Observation that value accounting places all venture capitalists under the same guidelines and eliminates unjustified differences.


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