Wall Street Proposes its own M&A Rules

Roberts, Ricardo
July 2000
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;07/17/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 29, p1
Deals with a merger and acquisition accounting proposal of Morgan Stanley Dean Witter and Goldman Sachs that they hope will satisfy the United States Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). Purposes of the proposal; Information on the purchasing accounting method advocated by FASB; Concerns of FASB regarding the method.


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