TITLE

S&P Urges GASB to Expand Derivatives Note Disclosure

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/9/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32441, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on a request made by Standard & Poor Corp. to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board of the United States that deals with the disclosure of states' financial information. The Board has been requested to expand the amount of information that state and local governments must disclose about their derivatives transactions in the notes to their financial statements.
ACCESSION #
21954672

 

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