• Important updates for employee benefit plan administrators

    In this webinar, specialists from Baker Tilly and CIBC discuss changes to the employee benefit plan landscape in 2018 and how these shifts may impact plans this year. Hear relevant updates on audit and accounting standards, common compliance issues and changes in regulations, plan design and investment.
  • CECL: The banking standard that is not just for banks

    The FASB’s new credit losses accounting standard is considered the biggest change to bank accounting in decades. But it does not just apply to banks. In addition to a variety of financial assets, the new standard applies to trade receivables, which could take some businesses by surprise.
  • Deliberations continue on segment reporting

    The FASB discussed its ongoing project to improve how companies provide information around business segments. Board members urged staff to reach out to more investors on what segment data they would like to see disclosed.
  • Convertible instrument disclosure improvements receive backing

    The FASB backed a series of improvements to convertible instrument disclosures, including the format in which that information can be presented to investors. The board stopped short of requiring those disclosures to be presented in a tabular format, and instead backed an option in which issuers could use either a tabular or narrative disclosure.