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Jan 6, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Takeaways for Banks from the 2015 AICPA Conference

As 2015 was coming to a close, the AICPA Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments brought together financial statement regulators, preparers, and auditors in Washington D.C. to discuss accounting, reporting, and audit practice issues. Keynote speaker, SEC Chairwoman Mary Jo White, along with other speakers and panelists discussed actionable steps for improving the U.S. financial reporting system. 

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Topics: AICPA, Financial Reporting

Sep 11, 2014 11:30:00 AM

Key Takeaways from AICPA Banks and Savings Conference

Hundreds of members of the banking industry descended upon our nation’s capital this week for the AICPA National Conference on Banks & Savings Institutions. The event focused on equipping accountants, financial executives and auditors to handle the profound volume and speed of regulatory and compliance changes. 

Given the current banking industry climate, and the fact that we are on the upturn from one of the most damaging financial crises in U.S. history, we were not surprised by the reactive tone of the conference. 

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Topics: Basel III, AICPA, Dodd-Frank