The Future of Corporate Reporting: From The Top. Eugene D. O'Kelly, Chairman and CEO, KPMG LLP

Heffes, Ellen M.
January 2003
Financial Executive;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p55
Academic Journal
The article presents an interview with Eugene D. O'Kelly, Chairman and CEO of KPMG LLP. He believes that reporting requirements for public firms have become so complex that average investors are unlikely to benefit from the mandated disclosures. He considers the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 an imperfect piece of legislation that nonetheless represents progress. In his view the gap between U.S. and European accounting standards is not as large as some make it out to be.


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