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Financial Accounting Foundation Names Mary P. Crotty as Chief Operating Officer
October 23, 2014

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting
October 16, 2014

Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap
September 16, 2014

2015 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Available for Public Review and Comment
August 29, 2014

FASB Issues Guidance to Improve Financial Reporting of Going Concern Uncertainties
August 27, 2014

Registration Opens for September 9 Webcast on the Proposed 2015 GAAP Taxonomy
August 21, 2014

FASB Issues Proposal to Simplify Accounting for Cloud Computing Fees Paid By Customers
August 20, 2014

Post-Implementation Review Concludes Share-Based Payment Standard Achieves Purpose
August 19, 2014

Relaunched FASB Technical Agenda Web Page Brings Online Visitors Up-To-Speed At a Glance
July 17, 2014

Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap
July 15, 2014

FASB Issues Proposals to Simplify Inventory Measurement and Eliminate Requirements for Extraordinary Items
July 15, 2014

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Washington State Investment Officer Gary Bruebaker to Its Board of Trustees
June 24, 2014

FASB Improves Financial Reporting of Repurchase Agreements
June 12, 2014

FASB Launches Initiative to Simplify Accounting Standards
June 10, 2014

FASB Issues Standard to Improve Financial Reporting for Development Stage Entities
June 10, 2014

Now Available for Viewing: Archive of IASB/FASB Webcast on New Revenue Recognition Standard
June 6, 2014

Registration Opens for June 23 Webcast on FASB Update for Private Companies and Not-For-Profits
June 3, 2014

FASB and IASB Announce the Formation of the Joint Transition Resource Group for Revenue Recognition
June 3, 2014

IASB and FASB Host Live Webcast on New Revenue Recognition Standard
May 29, 2014

IASB and FASB Issue Converged Standard on Revenue Recognition
May 28, 2014

Bret Dooley Appointed To The Emerging Issues Task Force
May 14, 2014

Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap
April 29, 2014

FASB Issues Guidance to Improve Financial Reporting of Discontinued Operations
April 10, 2014

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting
April 2, 2014

FASB Issues Update for Private Companies on Consolidation of Variable Interest Entities
March 20, 2014

Registration Opens for April 3 Webcast on Structured Data (XBRL) in Financial Reporting
March 13, 2014

FASB Issues Proposal on Board Decision Process for Disclosure Framework Project
March 4, 2014

Post Implementation Review Concludes Fair Value Accounting Standard Meets Its Objectives
February 25, 2014

FASB Codification Online Platform Now Available on Tablet Devices
January 31, 2014

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Steven E. Buller as Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
January 30, 2014

FASB Votes on New Agenda Priorities
January 29, 2014

Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap
January 28, 2014

Financial Accounting Foundation to Provide Up to $3 Million to IFRS Foundation to Aid Completion of Joint IASB Projects
January 28, 2014

FASB Launches FASB Outlook Quarterly E-Newsletter
January 23, 2014

FAF Releases Updated Print Edition of FASB Accounting Standards Codification®
January 21, 2014

FASB and PCC to Host Private Company Town Hall at The University of Washington
January 21, 2014

FASB Issues Two Updates for Private Companies on Accounting for Goodwill, Interest Rate Swaps
January 16, 2014

FASB and PCC Issue Private Company Framework; FASB Issues Definition of Public Business Entity
December 23, 2013

U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available
December 18, 2013

Reminder: Registration Is Open for Dec. 16 Webcast, In Focus: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities
December 9, 2013

FASB to Webcast Technical Forum for Continuing Professional Education Providers
December 5, 2013

FASB Responds to Post-Implementation Review of Statement 109 on Income Taxes
December 3, 2013

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints 10 New Members to the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
November 25, 2013

Registration Opens for December 16 Webcast, IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities
November 21, 2013

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Maryland State Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp to Its Board of Trustees
November 19, 2013

Post Implementation Review Concludes Income Tax Standard Generally Achieves Its Purpose
November 19, 2013

Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap
November 12, 2013

FASB Issues Exposure Draft to Improve Financial Reporting about Development Stage Entities
November 7, 2013

FASB Votes to Move Forward with Final Standard on Revenue Recognition
November 6, 2013

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting
October 18, 2013

FASB to Hold Roundtable Meetings on Insurance Proposal
October 2, 2013

PCC Finalizes Two Private Company Standards; Sends to FASB for Endorsement
October 1, 2013

FASAC Issues Results of 2013 FASB Stakeholder Survey
September 17, 2013

FASB Votes to Issue Exposure Draft to Improve Financial Reporting About Development Stage Entities
September 11, 2013

Registration to Close for Disclosure Framework Project Field Study
September 5, 2013

2014 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available for Public Review and Comment
August 30, 2013

Registration Opens for September 10 Webcast on Proposed 2014 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy
August 23, 2013

FASB Issues Private Company Council Proposal on Consolidation of Variable Interest Entities
August 22, 2013

FASB and IASB to Form Joint Transition Resource Group for Revenue Recognition
July 26, 2013

Financial Accounting Foundation Names James L. Kroeker Vice Chairman of Financial Accounting Standards Board
July 24, 2013

PCC Proposes Changes to Consolidation of Variable Interest Entities
July 16, 2013

Registration Opens for Two FASB Webcasts on Insurance Contracts
July 10, 2013

FASB Issues Standard Deferring Some Disclosures for Nonpublic Employee Benefit Plans
July 8, 2013

FASB and IASB to Hold Joint Roundtable Meetings on Revised Leases Proposals
July 2, 2013

FASB Issues Three Private Company Council Proposals
July 1, 2013

FASB Proposes Improvements to Accounting for Insurance Contracts
June 27, 2013

FASB Proposes Improvements to Financial Reporting of Going Concern Uncertainties
June 26, 2013

FASB Indefinitely Defers Certain Disclosures for Nonpublic Employee Benefit Plans
June 12, 2013

FASB Endorses Three Private Company Council Proposals
June 10, 2013

FAF Statement on AICPA’s Non-GAAP Reporting Framework
June 10, 2013

FASB Issues Standard Clarifying Investment Company Status and Accounting
June 7, 2013

Media Advisory—Registration Opens for June 10 Webcast, In Focus: GASB/FASB Update
June 6, 2013

Media Advisory—Reminder: Register For June 5 Webcast, In Focus: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities
June 4, 2013

Media Advisory—FASB Responds to Post-Implementation Review of Statement 141R on Business Combinations
May 30, 2013

Media Advisory—Registration Opens For Disclosure Framework Project Field Study
May 30, 2013

FAF Completes Post-Implementation Review of FASB Standard on Business Combinations
May 22, 2013

Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Foundation Publishes 2012 Annual Report
May 22, 2013

2013 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Adopted and Supported by SEC Effective May 20, 2013
May 20, 2013

Registration Opens For May 20 Webcast, In Focus: The Leases Project
May 16, 2013

IASB and FASB Propose Changes to Lease Accounting
May 16, 2013

FASB Seeks Input on Revising U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Calculation Hierarchy
May 15, 2013

Registration Opens For June 5 Webcast, In Focus: Fasb Update For Nonpublic Entities
May 9, 2013

FASAC Survey Now Available at WWW.FASB.ORG
May 8, 2013

Private Company Council Votes to Expose Proposed Alternatives Within U.S. GAAP for Private Companies
May 7, 2013

FASB Proposes Deferral of Certain Disclosures for Nonpublic Employee Benefit Plans
April 30, 2013

FAF and FASB Mark 40th Anniversary with Updated Branding, New Websites
April 29, 2013

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Russell G. Golden Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board
April 23, 2013

FASB Issues Standard on the Liquidation Basis of Accounting
April 22, 2013

Media Advisory—FASB Podcast Explains Key Concepts Underpinning the FASB’s Proposed Credit Loss Model
April 17, 2013

FASB Exposes Private Company Decision-Making Framework for Public Comment
April 15, 2013

FASB Proposes Improvements to Reporting Discontinued Operations
April 2, 2013

FASB Extends Comment Deadline on Proposal for Accounting for Credit Losses on Financial Assets
March 28, 2013

FASB Issues XBRL Implementation Guide on Other Comprehensive Income
March 28, 2013

Media Advisory—Registration Reminder: April 2 Webcast In Focus: 2013 US GAAP Taxonomy and XBRL OverviewFASB to Add Additional Implementation Guide, Other Comprehensive Income, to the XBRL Series
March 26, 2013

FASB Staff Document Responds to Frequently Asked Questions about Proposal to Improve Accounting for Current Expected Credit Losses
March 25, 2013

FASB Adds Three Additional Implementation Guides to the XBRL Series
March 21, 2013

Media Advisory—Registration Opens for April 2 Webcast, IN FOCUS: 2013 US GAAP Taxonomy Overview with Expanded Coverage of FASB XBRL Implementation Guides and SEC Update
March 18, 2013

FAF Releases Updated Print Edition of FASB Accounting Standards Codification®
March 11, 2013

Financial Accounting Standards Board Appoints New Members to Its Task Force and Advisory Groups
March 11, 2013

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting
March 8, 2013

FASB Responds to Financial Accounting Foundation’s Post-Implementation Review Report on Statement 131 on Segment Reporting
March 6, 2013

Financial Accounting Foundation Board of Trustees Reappoints Marc A. Siegel to a Second Term on the FASB
February 26, 2013

Financial Accounting Foundation Board of Trustees Approves New FASB/GASB Agenda-Setting Process, PIR Report
February 26, 2013

FASB Proposes Improvements to Recognition and Measurement of Financial Assets and Liabilities
February 14, 2013

Private Company Council Adds Three Projects to Its Agenda, Votes to Seek More Input on Private Company Decision-Making Framework
February 12, 2013

FASB Issues XBRL Implementation Guide for Subsequent Events
February 11, 2013

Media Advisory—FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update on Proposed Clarification to Fair Value Disclosure Exemption Affecting Private Companies and Not-for-Profit Organizations
February 7, 2013

Media Advisory—Private Company Council Holds Second Meeting on February 12
February 6, 2013

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update on Reporting Amounts Reclassified Out of Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income
February 5, 2013

FAF to Conduct Post-Implementation Review of FASB Standard on Accounting for Income Taxes
February 4, 2013

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update Clarifying Scope of Disclosures That Apply to Balance Sheet Offsetting of Assets and Liabilities
January 31, 2013

FASB Proposes Improvements to Accounting for Repurchase Agreements
January 15, 2013

Media Advisory—FASB Issues Proposed Clarification to Fair Value Disclosure Exemption Affecting Private Companies and Nonpublic Not-for-Profit Organizations
January 7, 2013

U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available
December 21, 2012

FASB Proposes Improvements to Accounting for Credit Losses on Financial Assets
December 20, 2012

Media Advisory—FASB to Webcast Technical Forum for Continuing Professional Education Providers
December 17, 2012

Media Advisory—FASB and Center for Audit Quality Issue Forum Observations Summary on Disclosure Effectiveness
December 12, 2012

Media Advisory—Report on First PCC Meeting to Be Featured in December 13 Webcast, IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities
December 11, 2012

Private Company Council Holds Inaugural Meeting, Identifies Four Areas for Study
December 6, 2012

Media Advisory—Registration Opens for December 13th CPE Webcast IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities
December 4, 2012

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Four New Members to the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
December 4, 2012

FASB Issues Proposal to Clarify Scope of Disclosures That Apply to Balance Sheet Offsetting of Assets and Liabilities
November 26, 2012

FASB Statement on Financial Stability Board’s Report on Bank Risk Disclosures
November 2, 2012

FASB Extends Disclosure Framework Comment Period to November 30
November 2, 2012

FASB Extends Invitation to Comment on Private Company Decision-Making Framework Staff Paper to November 9
November 1, 2012

Registration Opens for November 9 Webcast, IN FOCUS: Accounting for Credit Losses on Financial Instruments
October 31, 2012

Newly Created Private Company Council to Hold Inaugural Public Meeting on December 6
October 18, 2012

Register Today for the FASB’s “Encore” CPE Webcast on the Private Company Decision-Making Framework Project on October 18 
October 15, 2012

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Members To Newly Created Private Company Council
September 19, 2012

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Hold Biannual Meeting 
September 17, 2012

Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces “Encore” CPE Webcast on Private Company Decision-Making Framework Project 
September 17, 2012

Registration Opens for September 24 Webcast, IN FOCUS: Expanded Coverage of Proposed 2013 Taxonomy including XBRL Data in Use 
September 10, 2012

Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Three New Members Appointed to the Emerging Issues Task Force 
September 10, 2012

2013 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available for Public Review and Comment
August 30, 2012

Registration Opens for September 14 Webcast, IN FOCUS: The FASB Private Company Decision-Making Framework Project 
August 24, 2012

FASB Publishes Proposal for Presenting Items Reclassified Out of Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income 
August 16, 2012

Media Advisory—Registration Opens for September 5 Webcast IN FOCUS: The FASB Disclosure Framework Project 
August 14, 2012

FASB Seeks Input on Private Company Decision-Making Framework 
July 31, 2012

FAF Seeks Survey Participants for Post-Implementation Review of FASB Statement No. 141R
July 30, 2012

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update to Simplify Testing of Indefinite-Lived Intangible Assets For Impairment 
July 27, 2012

Media Advisory—FASB and IASB to Address Frequently Asked Questions on Leases Project in July 19 Webcast 
July 12, 2012

FASB Seeks Input on Disclosure Framework 
July 12, 2012

FASB Publishes Proposal for Disclosing Liquidity and Interest Rate Risk 
June 27, 2012

Media Advisory—Reminder: Register Now for June 28 Webcast, IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities 
June 22, 2012

IASB and FASB Agree on Lease Accounting Approach 
June 13, 2012

Registration Opens for June 28 Webcast, IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities 
June 4, 2012

Financial Accounting Foundation Issues Request for Nominations for New Private Company Council
June 1, 2012

Financial Accounting Foundation Establishes New Council to Improve Standard Setting for Private Companies
May 23, 2012

2012 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Adopted and Supported by SEC Effective March 26, 2012
March 27, 2012

FAF Publishes Learning Guide for the FASB Accounting Standards Codification® Research System
March 21, 2012

FASB Responds to Financial Accounting Foundation’s Post-Implementation Review Report on FIN 48 
March 20, 2012

Registration Is Now Open for April 3 Webcast, IN FOCUS: Using XBRL Tables 
March 14, 2012

FASB Chairman Adds an Agenda Project on Defining “Nonpublic Entities” 
March 7, 2012

Media Advisory—FASB to Host March 12 Video Webcast, 2012 Chairman’s Outlook on the FASB, with Leslie F. Seidman 
March 5, 2012

Media Advisory—FASB and IASB to Address Frequently Asked Questions on Revised Exposure Draft, Revenue from Contracts with Customers, in February 29 Webcast 
February 24, 2012

FASB and IASB to Host a Series of Outreach Meetings on Revised Revenue Recognition Proposals 
February 17, 2012

FAF Releases Updated Print Edition of FASB Accounting Standards Codification®
February 16, 2012

Representatives of the Accounting Standards Board of Japan and the Financial Accounting Standards Board Hold Biannual Meeting 
February 10, 2012

IASB and FASB Seek to Reduce Differences in Classification and Measurement Models for Financial Instruments 
January 27, 2012

FASB Publishes Proposal for Impairment of Indefinite-Lived Intangible Assets 
January 25, 2012

U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available 
January 18, 2012

FASB Defers Certain Aspects of Comprehensive Income Accounting Standards Update 
December 23, 2011

Media Advisory—The FASB Announces Public Roundtable Meetings to Solicit Input on Proposal to Improve Accounting for Investment Companies and Proposal on Investment Property Entities 
December 21, 2011

IASB and FASB Issue Common Offsetting Disclosure Requirements
December 16, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Bank of America’s Charles H. Noski as Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
December 5, 2011

Registration Opens for December 8 Webcast, IN FOCUS: Understanding the Exposure Draft, Revenue from Contracts with Customers
December 1, 2011

Registration Opens for December 20 Webcast, IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities
November 30, 2011

FASB Chairman Adds an Agenda Project on Fair Value Measurement Disclosures for Private Companies and Not-for-Profit Organizations
November 29, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Thirteen New Members to the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
November 18, 2011

Registration Is Now Open for November 28 Webcast, IN FOCUS: Understanding the FASB’s Proposals for Investment Companies, Investment Property Entities, and Consolidations 
November 17, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Three New Members to Its Board of Trustees
November 16, 2011

The Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Russell Golden and Lawrence Smith to Second Terms on the FASB
November 15, 2011

IASB and FASB Publish Revised Proposal for Revenue Recognition 
November 14, 2011

FASB Chairman Adds Two Agenda Projects to Improve Financial Reporting by Not-for-Profit Organizations 
November 9, 2011

FASB Seeks Comments on Proposal to Defer Changes to Presentation of Reclassification of Other Comprehensive Income on Financial Statements 
November 8, 2011

FASB Seeks Comments on Proposal for Improving Financial Reporting of Consolidations 
November 4, 2011

FASB Seeks Comments on Proposal on Accounting for Investment Property Entities 
October 21, 2011

FASB Seeks Comments on Proposal to Clarify Criteria for Investment Company 
October 21, 2011

FASB Seeks Comments on Proposed Technical Corrections to Codification 
October 14, 2011

Media Advisory—FASB Adds Agenda Project to Consider Deferring Certain Aspects of Accounting Standards Update No. 2011-05 
October 12, 2011

FASB Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee Recommends Improvements to Financial Reporting 
October 3, 2011

Media Advisory—FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update to Improve Employer Disclosures for Multiemployer Pension Plans 
September 21, 2011

Media Advisory—Registration Is Now Open for October 4 Webcast, IN FOCUS: Summary of Changes for the Proposed 2012 Taxonomy and Using XBRL Tables 
September 19, 2011

Media Advisory—FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update to Simplify Testing Goodwill for Impairment 
September 15, 2011

Deadline to Register for FASB Public Roundtable Meetings on Private Company Accounting and Reporting Issues is Tuesday, September 13 
September 12, 2011

2012 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available for Public Review and Comment 
September 1, 2011

Representatives of the Accounting Standards Board of Japan and the Financial Accounting Standards Board Hold Biannual Meeting 
August 26, 2011

FASB Approves Standard to Simplify Testing Goodwill for Impairment 
August 10, 2011

Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Public Roundtable Meetings to Solicit Input on Private Company Accounting and Reporting Issues 
August 4, 2011

FASB Improves Employer Disclosures for Multiemployer Pension Plans 
July 27, 2011

IASB and FASB Announce Intention to Re-Expose Leasing Proposals 
July 21, 2011

Financial Accounting Standards Board Launches Website Portal for Nonpublic Entities 
June 29, 2011

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update to Improve Presentation of Comprehensive Income 
June 16, 2011

IASB and FASB to Re-Expose Revenue Recognition Proposals 
June 15, 2011

Financial Accounting Standards Board Launches New Taxonomy Online Review and Comment System
June 14, 2011

Media Advisory—Registration Is Now Open for June 22 Webcast, IN FOCUS: How to Use the XBRL 2011 US GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy
June 8, 2011

Media Advisory—Registration Is Now Open for June 17 Webcast, IN FOCUS: FASB Update for Nonpublic Entities 
June 2, 2011

Financial Accounting Standards Board Launches IN FOCUS: WEBCAST Educational Webcast Series with CPE Credit 
June 1, 2011

FASB and IASB Issue Common Fair Value Measurement and Disclosure Requirements
May 12, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation to Discuss Next Steps in Post-Implementation Review Process in May 20 Webcast
May 12, 2011

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update to Improve Financial Reporting of Repurchase Agreements
April 29, 2011

FASB Issues Proposed Accounting Standards Update on Testing Goodwill for Impairment 
April 22, 2011

IASB and FASB Report Substantial Progress Towards Completion of Convergence Program 
April 21, 2011

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update to Improve Financial Reporting about Troubled Debt Restructurings 
April 5, 2011
 
Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Joint FASB/IASB Public Roundtable Meetings on Proposed Standard on Offsetting 
March 17, 2011

Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Foundation Announces Live Video Webcasting of FASB Education Sessions
March 7, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation Outlines Plans to Address Standard Setting for Nonpublic Entities
March 4, 2011

Media Advisory—2011 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Adopted and Supported by SEC Effective February 28, 2011 
March 1, 2011

Media Advisory—Register Now for FASB February 24 Webcast, XBRL 2011 Taxonomy Overview 
February 22, 2011

The Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Thomas J. Linsmeier To a Second Term on the FASB
February 17, 2011

Media Advisory—FASB to Host February 24 Webcast, XBRL 2011 Taxonomy Overview 
February 14, 2011

Representatives of the Accounting Standards Board of Japan and the Financial Accounting Standards Board Meet to Discuss Global Convergence 
February 11, 2011

FASB Discussion Paper Seeks Input on Issues about Hedge Accounting  
February 9, 2011
 
IASB and FASB Propose Common Solution for Impairment Accounting—Boards Jointly Address Fundamental Aspect of Financial Instruments Accounting 
January 31, 2011

IASB and FASB Propose to Align Balance Sheet Netting Requirements—Differences in IFRS and US GAAP Offsetting Requirements to be Eliminated 
January 28, 2011

Blue-Ribbon Panel Addressing Standards for Private Companies Submits Report of Recommendations to Financial Accounting Foundation
January 26, 2011

FAF President and CEO Teresa S. Polley Launches Interactive Online News Column—“From the President’s Desk”—to Enhance Constituent Communication 
January 20, 2011

Media Advisory—Registration Is Now Open for January 25 Webcast, 2011 Chairman’s Outlook on the FASB with Leslie F. Seidman 
January 19, 2011

U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available
January 18, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Daryl E. Buck and R. Harold Schroeder to the Financial Accounting Standards Board
January 14, 2011

Media Advisory—FASB to Host January 25 Webcast, 2011 Chairman’s Outlook on the FASB with Leslie F. Seidman 
January 14, 2011

Susan M. Cosper Named Technical Director of the Financial Accounting Standards Board 
January 10, 2011

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Leslie F. Seidman Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board
December 23, 2010

Statement by John J. Brennan, Chairman, Financial Accounting Foundation Board of Trustees
December 20, 2010

Financial Accounting Foundation Launches Live Video Webcasting of FASB Meetings
December 7, 2010

NIRI Investor Relations Update Magazine, December 2010, Common Language: Converging Accounting Standards 

Media Advisory—Private Company Financial Reporting Committee to meet Dec. 2-3 in Norwalk, Connecticut 
November 30, 2010

FASB Exposure Draft Seeks Input on Transfers and Servicing (Topic 860): Reconsideration of Effective Control for Repurchase Agreements 
November 3, 2010

FASB Discussion Paper Seeks Input on Effective Dates and Transition Methods 
October 19, 2010

Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Joint FASB/IASB Public Roundtable Meetings on Insurance Contracts 
October 15, 2010

Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Public Roundtable Meetings to Solicit Input on Proposal to Improve Lease Accounting 
October 14, 2010

FASB Issues Proposed Accounting Standards Update to Improve Financial Reporting about Troubled Debt Restructurings 
October 12, 2010

FASB Announces Changes to the Schedule of Public Roundtables to Solicit Input on the IASB Staff Draft on Consolidated Financial Statements  
October 11, 2010

Blue-Ribbon Panel Addressing Standards for Private Companies Weighs GAAP with Exceptions and a Separate Standards Board 
October 8, 2010

Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Public Roundtable Meetings to Solicit Input on Proposal to Improve Revenue Recognition 
September 30, 2010

IASB and US FASB Complete First Stage of Conceptual Framework 
September 28, 2010

Media Advisory—FASB Announces Public Roundtable Meetings to Solicit Input on the IASB Staff Draft on Consolidated Financial Statements 
September 23, 2010

FASB Discussion Paper Seeks Input on Improving the Financial Reporting for Insurance Contracts 
September 17, 2010

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Russell G. Golden to the Financial Accounting Standards Board 
September 17, 2010

Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Public Roundtable Meetings to Solicit Input on Private Company Accounting and Reporting Issues 
September 13, 2010

Media Advisory—FASB Announces Series of Public Roundtables to Solicit Input on Proposal for Accounting for Financial Instruments and Other Proposed Standards 
September 10, 2010

Media Advisory—Clarification About Amendments to the Accounting Standards Codification 
September 3, 2010

FASB Issues Proposed Accounting Standards Update to Improve Disclosure about Entities Participating in Multiemployer Plans
September 1, 2010

2011 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available for Public Review and Comment 
August 31, 2010

Financial Accounting Foundation to Increase Size of FASB; 
FASB Chairman Herz to Retire After More Than Eight Successful Years 
August 24, 2010

FASB Extends Comment Period for Disclosure of Certain Loss Contingencies Exposure Draft 
August 18, 2010

IASB and US FASB Publish Proposals to Improve the Financial Reporting of Leases 
August 17, 2010

Representatives of the Accounting Standards Board of Japan and the U.S. Financial Accounting Standards Board Meet to Discuss Global Convergence  
August 16, 2010

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update No. 2010-20, Disclosures about the Credit Quality of Financing Receivables and the Allowance for Credit Losses 
July 21, 2010

FASB Issues Proposed Accounting Standards Update on Amendments for Common Fair Value Measurement and Disclosure Requirements in U.S. GAAP and IFRSs
June 29, 2010

IASB and FASB Propose a New Joint Standard for Revenue Recognition 
June 24, 2010

FASB Issues Exposure Draft on Accounting for Financial Instruments 
May 26, 2010

FASB Announces Members of Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee 
May 18, 2010

AICPA/FAF/NASBA "Blue-Ribbon" Panel on Standard Setting for Private Companies to Host Second Meeting on Friday, May 14
May 11, 2010

FAF/FASB and XBRL US Labs Announce Research Initiative 
April 23, 2010

IASB and FASB Quarterly Report Shows Continued Progress Towards Convergence Goal
April 14, 2010

FASB Chairman Robert H. Herz and IASB Chairman Sir David Tweedie to Discuss Global Accounting Issues at The George Washington University 
March 31, 2010

FASB and IASB Issue Exposure Draft on the Reporting Entity Concept 
March 11, 2010

Statement by the Financial Accounting Foundation and the Financial Accounting Standards Board Regarding the SEC's Commission Statement in Support of Convergence and Global Accounting Standards  
February 26, 2010

AICPA/FAF/NASBA Announce Members of "Blue-Ribbon Panel" to Address Standards for Private Companies 
February 26, 2010

Financial Accounting Foundation to Maintain XBRL Taxonomy for U.S. GAAP 
February 5, 2010

Rick Anderson Appointed Chairman of AICPA/FAF/NASBA "Blue-Ribbon Panel" to Address Standards for Private Companies
January 11, 2010

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Financial Accounting Foundation Form "Blue-Ribbon Panel" to Address Standards for Private Companies 
December 17, 2009

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints New Members to the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
December 10, 2009

IASB and FASB Reaffirm Commitment to Memorandum of Understanding 
November 5, 2009

Accounting Standards Board of Japan Meets with Financial Accounting Standards Board to Discuss Global Convergence
October 22, 2009

FASB Establishes Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee 
October 22, 2009

FASB to Host October 15 Webcast on The Investor: An Important Voice in Standard Setting 
October 8, 2009

FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM Now Provides Users with Information about Related XBRL Elements 
October 5, 2009

Media Advisory—Clarification of the effective date interaction between Topic 740 relating to accounting for uncertainty in income taxes (formerly FIN 48) and the guidance in ASU 2009-06, Income Taxes (Topic 740)—Implementation Guidance on Accounting for Uncertainty in Income Taxes and Disclosure Amendments for Nonpublic Entities
October 1, 2009

Financial Accounting Foundation Endorses Statement of the International Accounting Standards Committee Foundation Monitoring Board
September 22, 2009

 

FASB Issues Exposure Draft for Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Improving Disclosures about Fair Value Measurements
August 28, 2009

FASB Initiates "Disclosure Framework" Project Aimed at More Useful, Organized, and Consistent Disclosures
July 8, 2009

FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM Launches Today—The Codification is now officially the single source of authoritative nongovernmental U.S. GAAP
July 1, 2009

FASB Issues Exposure Draft on Disclosures about the Credit Quality of Financing Receivables and the Allowance for Credit Losses
June 24, 2009

FASB Chairman Robert Herz to Address the National Press Club in Washington, DC on June 26
June 18, 2009

FAF Announces FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM Packages and Pricing: June 16, 2009

FASB Issues Statements 166 and 167 Pertaining to Securitizations and Special Purpose Entities 
June 12, 2009

FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM to Officially Launch on July 1, 2009
June 3, 2009

FASB Issues Statement No. 165, Subsequent Events
May 28, 2009

FASB Issues Statement No. 164, Not-for-Profit Entities: Mergers and Acquisitions
May 22, 2009

Additional Briefing Document Regarding 5/18/09 FASB Decisions about FAS 140 and FIN 46(R)
May 18, 2009

FASB Issues Final Staff Positions to Improve Guidance and Disclosures on Fair Value Measurements and Impairments 
April 9, 2009

IASB and FASB Announce Further Steps in Response to Global Financial Crisis
March 24, 2009

IASB and FASB Launch Public Consultation on a Future Standard on Lease Accounting
March 19, 2009

FASB Issues Proposals to Improve Guidance on Fair Value Measurements and Impairments
March 17, 2009

Accounting Standards Board of Japan Meets with Financial Accounting Standards Board to Discuss Global Convergence
March 13, 2009

FASB Chairman Robert H. Herz Testifies on Mark-to-Market Accounting
March 12, 2009

FASB Initiates Projects to Improve Measurement and Disclosure of Fair Value Estimates
February 18, 2009

John J. Brennan Elected Chairman of the Financial Accounting Foundation 
February 12, 2009

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Jeffrey Diermeier, Cynthia Eisenhauer, and Dennis Kass to its Board of Trustees 
February 12, 2009

FASB Issues Staff Position FIN 48-3, Effective Date of FASB Interpretation No. 48 for Certain Nonpublic Enterprises
December 30, 2008

IASB and FASB Announce Membership of Financial Crisis Advisory Group
December 30, 2008

FASB Issues Proposed Staff Position to Improve the Financial Reporting for Financial Instruments
December 24, 2008

FASB Issues First of Two Proposed Staff Positions to Improve the Financial Reporting for Financial Instruments
December 19, 2008

IASB and FASB Propose Joint Approach for Revenue Recognition
December 19, 2008

FASB Issues Proposed FASB Staff Position FAS 141(R)-a, Accounting for Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed in a Business Combination That Arise from Contingencies
December 15, 2008

FASB Issues FSP FAS 140-4 and FIN 46(R)-8, Disclosures by Public Entities (Enterprises) about Transfers of Financial Assets and Interests in Variable Interest Entities
December 11, 2008

FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM Expected to Officially Launch on July 1, 2009
December 4, 2008

Accounting Standards Board of Japan Meets with Financal Accounting Standards Board
December 1, 2008

FASB to Issue FSP FAS 140-4 and FIN 46(R)-8, Disclosures about Transfers of Financial Assets and Interests in Variable Interest Entities, by December 15, 2008
November 21, 2008

Hans Hoogervorst and Harvey Goldschmid to Co-Chair Advisory Group Considering Financial Reporting Issues Arising from Global Economic Crisis
November 14, 2008

IASB and FASB Announce Dates for US and Asian Round Tables on Global Financial Crisis November 6, 2008

IASB and FASB to Hold First Round Table on Global Financial Crisis in London on 14 November 2008
November 3, 2008

IASB and FASB Commit to a Global Approach to Enhance Market Confidence
October 20, 2008

IASB and FASB Create Advisory Group to Review Reporting Issues Related to Credit Crisis
October 16, 2008

IASB and FASB Launch Consultation on Proposed Enhancements to the Presentation of Financial Statements
October 16, 2008

FASB Issues Exposure Drafts on Going Concern and Subsequent Events
October 9, 2008

Change in agenda for FASB Wednesday, Oct 1 Board meeting
September 30, 2008

SEC Office of the Chief Accountant and FASB Staff Clarifications on Fair Value Accounting
September 30, 2008

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Marc A. Siegel to the Financial Accounting Standards Board
September 26, 2008

FASB Proposes Improvements to Reporting of a Discontinued Operation
September 25, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—Insurance Industry Topic Released onto the FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM for the Verification Phase
September 19, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—FASB Chairman Robert Herz Delivers Insights About Current Financial Crisis in Speech to Diverse Group of Executives
September 18, 2008

FASB Issues Exposure Drafts to Amend Statement 140 and Interpretation 46(R)
September 15, 2008

FASB Issues FASB Staff Position (FSP) No. 133-1 and FIN 45-4, Disclosures about Credit Derivatives and Certain Guarantees: An Amendment of FASB Statement No. 133 and FASB Interpretation No. 45; and Clarification of the Effective Date of FASB Statement No. 161
September 12, 2008

IASB and FASB Publish Update to 2006 Memorandum of Understanding
September 11, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—Update: Forthcoming Issuance of Exposure Drafts to Amend Statement 140 and Interpretation 46(R)
September 3, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—Business Combinations Topic Released onto the FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM for the Verification Phase
August 21, 2008

FASB Issues Revised Exposure Draft on Earnings per Share
August 7, 2008

FASB issues FASB Staff Position (FSP) FAS 117-1, Endowments of Not-for-Profit Organizations: Net Asset Classification of Funds Subject to an Enacted Version of the Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act, and Enhanced Disclosures for All Endowment Funds
August 6, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—The Financial Accounting Foundation and the Financial Accounting Standards Board to Host High-Quality Global Accounting Standards: Issues and Implications for U.S. Financial Reporting

FASB Issues Exposure Draft on Accounting for Hedging Activities
June 6, 2008

FASB Issues Exposure Draft on Disclosure of Certain Loss Contingencies
June 5, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—Alicia A. Posta Named Executive Director of FASB Advisory Councils
June 3, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY—FASB Announces Changes in Staff Leadership
June 2, 2008

US FASB and IASB Seek Views on Two Consultative Documents on the Conceptual Framework
May 29, 2008

Financial Accounting Standards Board Meets with Accounting Standards Board of Japan to Discuss Global Convergence
May 27, 2008

FASB Issues Statement No. 163, Accounting for Financial Guarantee Insurance Contracts
May 23, 2008

George J. Batavick to Remain on the Financial Accounting Standards Board
May 22, 2008

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Teresa S. Polley President and Chief Operating Officer
May 21, 2008

FASB Issues Statement No. 162, The Hierarchy of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
May 9, 2008

The Financial Accounting Standards Board and the China Accounting Standards Committee Sign Memorandum of Understanding
April 28, 2008

The Financial Accounting Foundation and the Financial Accounting Standards Board to Host High-Quality Global Accounting Standards: Issues and Implications for U.S. Financial Reporting
April 17, 2008

SEC Content Released onto the FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM for the Verification Phase
April 3, 2008

FASB Issues Invitation to Comment, Reducing Complexity in Reporting Financial Instruments, including IASB Discussion Paper, Reducing Complexity in Reporting Financial Instruments
March 28, 2008

FASB Issues Statement No. 161, Disclosures about Derivative Instruments and Hedging Activities
March 19, 2008

FASB Issues Proposed FASB Staff Position (FSP) No. 132(R)-a, Employers’ Disclosures about Postretirement Benefit Plan Assets
March 19, 2008

The Financial Accounting Foundation Board of Trustees Approves Changes to Oversight, Structure and Operations of FAF, FASB and GASB
February 26, 2008

FASB Issues Proposed FASB Staff Position FAS 117-a, Endowments of Not-for-Profit Organizations: Net Asset Classification of Funds Subject to an Enacted Version of the Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act, and Enhanced Disclosures
February 22, 2008

Staff Position FIN 48-2, Effective Date of FASB Interpretation No. 48 for Certain Nonpublic Enterprises
February 1, 2008

FASB Launches Verification Phase for the FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM
January 15, 2008

FASB issues FASB Statements No. 141 (R), Business Combinations and No. 160, Noncontrolling Interests in Consolidated Financial Statements
December 4, 2007

FASB Issues Preliminary Views on Financial Instruments with Characteristics of Equity
November 30, 2007

FASB Rejects Deferral of Statement 157 for Financial Assets and Liabilities
November 14, 2007

Financial Accounting Standards Board Meets with Accounting Standards Board of Japan to Discuss Global Convergence
October 24, 2007

FASB Accounting Standards CodificationTM
Approaches Constituent Verification Phase

October 19, 2007

FASB Issues Invitation to Comment on Agenda Proposal: Accounting for Insurance Contracts by Insurers and Policyholders
August 2, 2007

FASB Issues Proposed Staff Position on FAS 140-d, Accounting for Transfers of Financial Assets and Repurchase Financing Transactions
July 25, 2007

FASB Issues Proposal to Clarify the "Shortcut Method" of Hedge Accounting
July 24, 2007

STATEMENT OF THE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING STANDARDS BOARD—JULY 2, 2007
The Financial Accounting Standards Board remains committed to the convergence of high-quality accounting standards worldwide, as demonstrated by its partnership with the IASB to improve financial statement presentation. To that end, a joint project was initiated that seeks to improve the quality of financial reporting. The FASB has requested further study of the practicality of requiring expanded information about profit, loss, assets and cash flow of operating segments within the context of the FSP project.

FASB Issues Statement Expressing Strong Support for SEC Advisory Committee on Improvements to Financial Reporting
June 27, 2007

Financial Accounting Standards Board to Form Resource Group on Valuation Guidance Issues
June 21, 2007

Financial Accounting Standards Board Meets with Accounting Standards Board of Japan to Discuss Global Convergence
June 6, 2007

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Girard Miller and Jan I. Sylvis to Governmental Accounting Standards Board
April 26, 2007

FASB Issues an Exposure Draft to Improve the Accounting for Financial Guarantee Insurance Contracts—Proposal Is Written in New FASB Format Designed to Enhance Understandability
April 18, 2007

Financial Accounting Foundation Notice Regarding SOX Compliance Scam

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Lawrence W. Smith to the FASB
April 9, 2007

Private Company Financial Reporting Committee Announces Membership
March 6, 2007

FASB Standard Establishes Fair Value Option for Financial Assets and Liabilities—Standard Seeks to Reduce Complexity and Improve Relevance of Financial Statements
February 15, 2007

The Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Timothy P. Flynn and James H. Quigley to Its Board of Trustees—Independent Oversight Body of FASB and GASB Also Appoints Three New Trustees, Robert T. Blakely, Ellyn L. Brown, and John J. Radford
January 30, 2007

Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Robert H. Herz as Chairman of Financial Accounting Standards Board
January 23, 2007

FASB Seeks Constituent Views on Valuation Guidance
January 16, 2007

Financial Accounting Standards Board Establishes Investors Technical Advisory Committee
January 2, 2007

FASB Proposes Improved Disclosures for Derivatives and Hedging Activities
December 8, 2006

Judith H. O'Dell to Chair Committee on Private Company Financial Reporting
December 7, 2006

FAF Appoints Dennis H. Chookaszian, Former Chairman and CEO of CNA Insurance Companies, as FASAC Chairman
December 4, 2006

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan hold Second Meeting in Pursuit of Global Convergence
November 8, 2006

FASB Proposals Improve M&A Accounting Guidance for Not-For-Profit-Organizations, Provide Decision Useful Information to Financial Statement Users
October 9, 2006

FASB Improves Employers’ Accounting For Defined Benefit Pension and Other Postretirement Plans—Investors, Employees, Retirees and Other Financial Statement Users Will Now Receive More Complete Information
September 29, 2006

FASB Standard Provides Enhanced Guidance for Measuring Fair Value—Board Establishes Measurement Framework and Expands Disclosures Associated With Fair Value Measurements
September 15, 2006

Edward W. Trott to Leave Financial Accounting Standards Board in 2007
August 24, 2006

FASB Formally Adds Project to Reconsider Lease Accounting—Board Responds to Investors’ Request for Clearer Reporting of Leasing Arrangements
July 19, 2006

FASB Increases Relevance and Comparability of Financial Reporting of Income Taxes—Final Interpretation Reduces Widespread Diversity in Practice
July 13, 2006

FASB FSP Will Require Recalculation of Leveraged Leases If Timing of Tax Benefits Affect Cash Flows
July 13, 2006

US FASB and IASB Publish First Draft Chapters of Joint Conceptual Framework—Boards seek constituents’ feedback on proposal that defines objective of financial reporting and qualitative characteristics of decision-useful information
July 6, 2006

FASB to Hold Public Roundtable on Proposal to Improve Accounting for Postretirement Benefit Plans, Including Pensions
June 23, 2006

FASB Seeks Constituent Views on Proposal to Further Clarify the Definition of a Public Entity
June 23, 2006

FASB and AICPA Issue Proposal to Improve Financial Reporting for Private Companies
June 8, 2006

FASB Seeks Constituent Views on the Bifurcation of Insurance and Reinsurance Contracts—Board Invites Comments on Project to Improve Financial Reporting for Insurance Accounting
May 26, 2006

Representatives of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan Meet In Pursuit of Global Convergence
May 22, 2006

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Distinguished Accounting Professor Thomas J. Linsmeier to the FASB
May 16, 2006

The Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Christopher C. Allen as Director of Government Relations
May 9, 2006

The Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Susan M. Phillips, Dean of The George Washington University School of Business and Former Federal Reserve Governor, to FAF Board of Trustees
April 14, 2006

FASB Emerging Issues Task Force Invites Public Comment On Three Draft Abstracts
April 6, 2006

FASB Issues Exposure Draft to Improve Accounting For Postretirement Benefit Plans, Including Pensions—Proposed Statement Would Increase Transparency and Completeness of Financial Statements
March 31, 2006

FASB Issues Statement to Simplify Accounting for Separately Recognized Servicing Assets and Liabilities
March 17, 2006

Leslie F. Seidman Reappointed to Financial Accounting Standards Board
March 6, 2006

FASB and IASB Reaffirm Commitment to Enhance Consistency, Comparability and Efficiency in Global Capital Markets
February 27, 2006

FASB Responds to SEC Study on Off-Balance Sheet Arrangements, Reaffirming Commitment to Address and Improve Outdated, Complex Standards—Priority Remains on Improving Transparency, Usefulness of Financial Reporting for Investors and Capital Markets
February 16, 2006

The Financial Accounting Standards Board Issues Final Standard to Account for Certain Hybrid Financial Instruments—New Standard Provides a Means to Simplify Accounting
February 16, 2006

The Financial Accounting Standards Board Issues Proposal to Create a Fair Value Option for Financial Assets and Liabilities—Exposure Draft Seeks to Reduce Complexity in Accounting for Financial Instruments
January 25, 2006

FASB Member Katherine Schipper Will Not Seek Reappointment
January 20, 2006

The Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Timothy P. Flynn, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of KPMG LLP to the Foundation’s Board of Trustees
December 21, 2005

FASB Adds Comprehensive Project to Reconsider Accounting for Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits—Board Seeks to Improve Transparency and Usefulness for Investors, Creditors, Employees, Retirees and Other Users of Financial Information
November 10, 2005

FASB Issues Revised Proposal to Improve Reporting of Earnings per Share and Enhance Comparability in Cross-Border Financial Reporting
September 30, 2005

Financial Accounting Standards Board Launches Investor Task Force (ITF)—Nation’s Top Investors Will Provide Sector Specific Input and Expertise to Board on Accounting Issues
September 29, 2005

The Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Robert J. DeSantis President and Chief Operating Officer
September 22, 2005

The Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Rick Anderson to FAF Board of Trustees and Announces Additional Reappointments
September 21, 2005

FASB Issues Three Exposure Drafts, Accounting for Transfers of Financial Assets, Accounting for Servicing of Financial Assets, and Accounting for Certain Hybrid Financial Instruments
August 11, 2005

The Financial Accounting Standards Board Issues Proposal on Accounting for Uncertain Tax Positions—Exposure Draft Seeks to Reduce Widespread Diversity In Accounting for Income Taxes
July 14, 2005

IASB and FASB Publish First Joint Proposals To Improve The Accounting And Reporting Of Business Combinations
June 30, 2005

Financial Accounting Standards Board Chairman Comments on SEC Staff Report on Off-Balance Sheet Arrangements, Special Purpose Entities and Related Issues
June 15, 2005

FASB Issues Accounting Standard That Improves the Reporting of Accounting Changes as Part of Convergence Effort with IASB
June 1, 2005

Michael Crooch Reappointed to Financial Accounting Standards Board
May 25, 2005

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Marcia L. Taylor to GASB Board; Reappoints William W. Holder to Board
May 23, 2005

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Keith L. Johnson as Chairman of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council
May 23, 2005

FASB Issues Proposal on the GAAP Hierarchy
April 28, 2005

FASB Issues Final Interpretation on Accounting for Conditional Asset Retirement Obligations
March 30, 2005

FASB Issues Final Statement on Accounting for Share-Based Payment
December 16, 2004

FASB Will Hold Press Conference Today to Announce Final Statement on Accounting for Share-Based Payment
December 16, 2004

FASB Issues Accounting Standard That Improves the Accounting for Nonmonetary Asset Exchanges as Part of Convergence Effort with IASB
December 16, 2004

FASB Issues Accounting Standard to Improve the Accounting and Reporting of Real Estate Time-Sharing Transactions
December 16, 2004

FASB Issues Accounting Standard That Converges with the IASB's Accounting Standard on Inventory
November 24, 2004

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Donald M. Young to the FASB
October 14, 2004

FASB Issues Proposal on Fair Value Measurements
June 23, 2004

FASB Publishes Proposal to Clarify the Accounting Guidance for Conditional Asset Retirement Obligations
June 17, 2004

Financial Accounting Foundation Trustees Issue Statement Opposing Legislative Proposals to Curb FASB Independence
June 14, 2004

Financial Accounting Foundation Chairman Responds to House Subcommittee’s Action on “The Stock Option Accounting Reform Act”
May 17, 2004

FASB Publishes Proposal on Equity-Based Compensation to Improve Accounting and Provide Greater Transparency for Investors
March 31, 2004

FASB Establishes Small Business Advisory Committee
March 18, 2004

Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Edward W. Trott, FASB Board Member, and Paul R. Reilly, GASB Board Member
February 19, 2004

Robert H. Attmore Elected Chairman of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
February 11, 2004

FASB Publishes Revised Interpretation to Clarify and Expand on Accounting Guidance for Variable Interest Entities
December 24, 2003

Revised—FASB Issues Accounting Standard to Improve Disclosures about Pension and Other Postretirement Benefit Plans
December 23, 2003

FASB Issues Exposure Drafts to Improve Accounting Guidance and Support Convergence of Global Accounting Standards
December 15, 2003

FASB Publishes Exposure Draft on Consolidation of Variable Interest Entities
October 31, 2003

Robert E. Denham Elected Chairman of Financial Accounting Foundation; Edward V. Regan Named Trustee
October 30, 2003

FASB Defers Implementation Date for Accounting Guidance on Variable Interest Entities
October 9, 2003

FASB Proposes Improvements to Financial Statement Disclosures for Pension and Other Postretirement Plans
September 15, 2003

Financial Accounting Foundation Names George J. Batavick to FASB
July 14, 2003

FASB Seeks to Improve Accounting for Qualifying Special-Purpose Entities
June 10, 2003

FASB Improves Accounting for Financial Instruments with Characteristics of both Liabilities and Equity
May 15, 2003

FASB Issues Standard That Amends and Clarifies Accounting Guidance on Derivatives
April 30, 2003

Leslie F. Seidman Named to FASB; Gary S. Schieneman Reappointed to Board
April 29, 2003

FASB Adds Projects to Its Agenda on Employee Stock Options and Pensions
March 12, 2003

FASB Issues Exposure Draft on Accounting for Real Estate Time-Sharing Transactions
February 20, 2003

FASB Establishes User Advisory Council and Plans First Council Meeting for February 13
February 6, 2003

FASB Issues Guidance to Improve Financial Reporting for SPEs, Off-Balance Sheet Structures and Similar Entities
January 17, 2003

FASB Member John Wulff to Resign
January 2003

FASB Amends Transition Guidance for Stock Options and Provides Improved Disclosures
December 31, 2002

FASB Issues Accounting Guidance to Improve Disclosure Requirements for Guarantees
November 25, 2002

FASB Issues Invitation to Comment That Compares IASB's and FASB's Accounting for Stock-Based Compensation
November 18,2002

FASB and IASB Agree to Work Together toward Convergence of Global Accounting Standards
October 29, 2002

FASB Issues Proposal for a Principles-Based Approach to U.S. Accounting Standard Setting
October 21, 2002

FASB Issues Exposure Draft on Accounting for Stock Options, Amends Transition and Disclosure Provisions
October 4, 2002

FASB Issues Statement No. 147, Acquisitions of Certain Financial Institutions
October 1, 2002

FASB and IASB Will Hold Joint Meeting in Support of Convergence of Global Accounting Standards
September 17, 2002

FASB's Plans Regarding the Accounting for Employee Stock Options
July 31, 2002

FASB Issues Statement No. 146, Accounting for Costs Associated with Exit or Disposal Activities
July 30, 2002

Financial Accounting Foundation Increases Its Independence Through Amended Trustee Appointment Process
July 25, 2002

FASB Proposes Consolidation Principles for SPEs
July 1, 2002

FASB Issues Exposure Draft That Expands Disclosure Requirements for Guarantees
May 22, 2002

FASB Adds Revenue Recognition Project to Its Agenda
May 20, 2002

FASB Publishes Exposure Draft, Acquisitions of Certain Financial Institutions, That Amends Statements 72, 144 and
Interpretation 9

May 13, 2002

FASB Exposure Draft Amends Definition of a Derivative and Statement 133 to Provide for More Consistent Accounting
May 1, 2002

FASB Issues Financial Accounting Statement No. 145
April 30, 2002

Robert H. Herz Named Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board
April 24, 2002

Financial Accounting Foundation Changes Financial Accounting Standards Board’s Voting to Increase Efficiency
April 24, 2002

FASB Chairman Comments on Proposed Legislation
March 19, 2002

Financial Accounting Foundation Considers Changes to Streamline FASB Process; Emphasizes Need for Independent Accounting Standard Setter
March 14, 2002

FASB Publishes Revised Exposure Draft on the Rescission of Statements No. 4, 44 and 64 and Technical Corrections
February 15, 2002

FASB Chairman Edmund L. Jenkins Testifies Before Congressional Committee on Financial Reporting’s Role in Protecting Investors
February 14, 2002

FASB Chairman Edmund L. Jenkins Will Testify Before Congressional Committee
February 13, 2002

James M. Williams Named to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
January 21, 2002

FASB Focuses on Three New Projects—Revenue and Liability Recognition, Disclosure About Intangible Assets, and Codification and Simplification of Accounting Literature
January 14, 2002

Application of FAS 133 to Loan Commitments
December 19, 2001

FASB Publishes Exposure Draft on the Rescission of FASB Statements No. 4, 44 and 64 and Technical Corrections
November 15, 2001

Former Chairman of Foster Wheeler Richard J. Swift To Head Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
November 5, 2001

Edward J. Mazur Reappointed to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
November 1, 2001

FASB Adds Financial Performance Reporting To Its Agenda
October 31, 2001

FASB Chairman Edmund L. Jenkins Elects To Retire Upon Completion Of His Five-Year Term
October 25, 2001

FASB Releases Video On The Importance Of Quality Financial Reporting; Leading Financial Authorities Discuss Key Issues
October 15, 2001

FASB Issues Statement No. 144, Accounting for the Impairment or Disposal of Long-Lived Assets
October 3, 2001

FASB's Emerging Issues Task Force Decides Against Extraordinary Treatment for Terrorist Attack Costs
October 1, 2001

FASB's Emerging Issues Task Force Discusses Impact of Recent Terrorist Attacks on Businesses' Financial Reporting
September 21, 2001

FASB Issues Two Agenda Proposals for Comment—Financial Performance Reporting and Disclosure About Intangible Assets
August 21, 2001

FASB Issues Statement on Asset Retirement Obligations
August 16, 2001

FASB Issues Technical Bulletin on Statement 140
July 23, 2001

FASB Issues Two Statements on Its Business Combinations Project
July 20, 2001

FASB Proposal Would Amend Accounting for Certain Costs and Activities Related to Property, Plant and Equipment
July 10, 2001

FASB Issues Standard on Accounting for Asset Retirement Obligations
July 5, 2001

FASB Completes Business Combinations Project
July 5, 2001

FASB Completes Decisions on Business Combinations Project; Prepares for Drafting of Two Final Statements
May 22, 2001

FASB Issues Technical Bulletin, Effective Date for Certain Financial Institutions of Certain Provisions of Statement 140 Related to the Isolation of Transferred Financial Assets
May 21, 2001

Gary S. Schieneman Named to FASB
May 14, 2001

FASB Publishes Report, Business and Financial Reporting, Challenges from the New Economy
April 11, 2001

The FASB Publishes Report on Redundancies, GAAP-SEC Disclosure Requirements
March 6, 2001

FASB Issues Special Report on FASB Statement No. 140, Accounting for Transfers and Servicing of Financial Assets and Extinguishments of Liabilities
February 15, 2001

FASB Issues Limited Exposure Draft on Accounting for Goodwill in Connection with Proposal on Business Combinations
February 13, 2001

FASB Issues Report on Voluntary Disclosures, Improving Business Reporting: Insights into Enhancing Voluntary Disclosures
January 29, 2001

Anthony T. Cope and James J. Leisenring to Join IASB
January 25, 2001

FASB Reconfirms Its Plans to Eliminate Pooling-of-Interests Method of Accounting
January 24, 2001

Katherine Schipper Named to FASB
January 24, 2001

John K. Wulff Named to FASB
January 24, 2001

FASB Reports Change In Approach To Its Consolidation Policy Project
January 11, 2001

FASB Publishes Special Report of the Joint Working Group of Standard Setters on Financial Instruments
January 5, 2001

Financial Accounting Standards Board Announces Additional Decisions Relating to the Treatment of Goodwill
December 20, 2000

International Efforts Lead to Third Edition of GAAP Comparison
December 15, 2000

FASB Reaches Tentative Decision on Accounting for Purchased Goodwill
December 6, 2000

Green, Tracy Reappointed to Governmental Accounting Standards Board
October 27, 2000

FASB Issues Two Proposals on Accounting for Financial Instruments
October 27, 2000

Chairman Jenkins Responds to Letter from Senator Abraham
October 5, 2000

Potential Legislation Is Harmful to Investors and Harmful to Private-Sector Standard Setting
October 4, 2000

FASB Issues Statement on Securitizations
September 28, 2000

FASB Issues Proposed Rule on Asset Impairment and Disposals
July 12, 2000

FASB Issues Amendment to Derivatives Standard
June 15, 2000

FASB Rescinds Statement on Motion Pictures
June 15, 2000

Chairman Jenkins Testifies at House Hearing
May 4, 2000