Fitch's Cohen Appointed to Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board

Smith, Aaron T.
July 2002
Bond Buyer;7/26/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31436, p28
Trade Publication
Reports the appointment of Claire Cohen to the U.S. Federal Accounting Standards Board. Career of Cohen with Fitch Ratings as vice chairman; Responsibilities of Cohen; Experience of Cohen in ratings.


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