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FASB Improves Accounting Guidance for Insurance Companies That Issue Long-Duration Contracts

Norwalk, CT, August 15, 2018—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued an Accounting Standards Update (ASU) that improves financial reporting for insurance companies that issue...

News Release | ASU 2018-12 | FASB In Focus | Understanding Costs and Benefits | Video
 

FASB Proposes Narrow-Scope Improvements to Accounting for Lessors

Norwalk, CT, August 13, 2018—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued a proposal that would reduce costs and ease implementation of the Leases standard for financial statement preparers....

News Release | Exposure Document
 

Registration Opens for September 14 FASB Webcast, IN FOCUS: Understanding and Implementing FASB’s New Grants and Contracts Standard

Norwalk, CT, August 7, 2018—Registration is now open for an upcoming webcast that looks at recent improvements to accounting guidance on grants and contracts....

News Release | Course Description and Registration

FASB Seeks Public Companies for Segment Reporting Study

Norwalk, CT, August 6, 2018—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today announced that it is seeking public companies to participate in a study on potential improvements to the segment aggregation guidance and the reportable segments process....

News Release | Study Registration

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting

Norwalk, CT, August 3, 2018—Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) met on August 1 and 2, 2018 in Norwalk, CT.  This meeting was the 24th in a series of biannual meetings between...

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FASB Issues Targeted Improvements to Leases Standard

Norwalk, CT, July 30, 2018—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued an Accounting Standards Update (ASU) that reduces costs and eases implementation of the leases standard for financial statement preparers....

News Release | ASU 2018-11
  • August 15, 2018 FASB Improves Accounting Guidance for Insurance Companies That Issue Long-Duration Contracts
  • August 13, 2018 FASB Proposes Narrow-Scope Improvements to Accounting for Lessors
  • August 7, 2018 Registration Opens for September 14 FASB Webcast, IN FOCUS: Understanding and Implementing FASB’s New Grants and Contracts Standard
  • August 6, 2018 FASB Seeks Public Companies for Segment Reporting Study
  • August 3, 2018 Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting
  • July 30, 2018 FASB Issues Targeted Improvements to Leases Standard

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