Congressman calls on FASB to address criticisms of hedge

Reynolds, Katherine M.
November 1997
Bond Buyer;11/03/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30265, p33
Trade Publication
Reports about United States Representative Richard Baker calling on the US Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to address criticisms about its hedge accounting rule. Request of Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan for a delay in the implementation of the rule.


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