New FASB rules for corporate accounting may be delayed

McDonald, Michael
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/17/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30642, p33
Trade Publication
Focuses on the announcement made by Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) official Robert Wilkins at a conference on risk management, regarding the possible postponement of the introduction of changes to the derivatives accounting standards in the United States. Reason for the delay; Industry concerns raised over the standards changes; Downsides to the guidelines under FAS 133.


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