Tag Archives: Leslie F. Seidman

FASB’s Seidman Cites Private Co. Steps

State Board Report November 2011 The Financial Accounting Standards Board has significantly increased its outreach to private companies, and taken steps to “make private company concerns an integral part of every standard-setting deliberation” it undertakes, FASB Chair Leslie F. Seidman told the NASBA Meeting. Steps taken include: initiation of a webcast education series that offers…

2008 Annual Meeting, Leslie F. Seidman, The Case for Global Accounting Standards

October 28, 2008 International Convergence: Why? A single set of high-quality accounting standards is key to a global reporting system The rest of the world has spoken (not U.S. GAAP) Facilitates world-wide investment Reduces the cost of capital Reduces operational costs See Full Presentation:Global Accounting Standards Report