Financial Accounting Foundation
Aug 24, 2010 22:33 EDT
Financial Accounting Standards Board Chairman Herz retiring after 8 years. The head of the rule-setting board for corporate accounting is retiring after a tenure that included a momentous encounter with Congress in the wake of the financial crisis.
Aug 24, 2010 18:00 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board, which sets U.S. accounting rules, said on Tuesday he is retiring after more than eight years at the helm.
Jun 26, 2009 05:39 EDT
AP Executive Morning Briefing. The top business news from The Associated Press for the morning of Friday, June 26, 2009:
Jun 26, 2009 03:39 EDT
Accounting board, with history of pressure from Congress, lobbying for independence. The rule-setting board for corporate accounting has a rocky history of bumping up against lawmakers often acting at the behest of powerful business interests. It has been criticized by some as spineless in the face of pressure from Congress.