Reality is swiftly outpacing the ability of accountants to embrace Big Data. How can they catch up?
Nearly 40 percent of 288 Fortune 500 companies studied paid zero or less in U.S. income taxes in at least one year.
But the retailer is serious about stopping its takeover target, Jos. A Bank, from acquiring retailer Eddie Bauer.
Catherine Lesjak’s objections to the ill-advised acquisition of a British software firm may prove prophetic for HP.
The ratio of debt to assets for U.S. banks has ranged from 87 percent to 95 percent over the past 80 years.
If standards setters require lease accounting on corporate balance sheets, borrowers could break their loan covenants.
Barclays reportedly could face "an unlimited fine" if found guilty of putting customer data at risk.
With deliberations on tap for March 5, a decision in favor of the oil-services giant could lower corporate class-action risk exposures considerably.
New sustainability frameworks focus on sweeping strategies and narrowly focused metrics.
The impetus for change in financial reporting has reached levels that haven’t been seen for years, especially in the United States.