Accounting

This Is Not How A Bear Market Starts

there has been much digital-ink spilled trying to convince us that the bull-market is on its last legs.<p>we present fundamental and technical reasons …

Trading

Automation and the end of accounting

Recently I’ve been spending time looking at the various initiatives that the accounting software vendors have in terms of applying automation (via …

Accounting Software

Virtual accounting and taxes services offered by an experience CPA

Our online accounting and tax services have been designed to cater to your busy lifestyle. We utilize advanced technology to ensure fast, secure …

Particle physicist shuns hyperactive investments

Cern practises cutting-edge science but its pension fund is surprisingly risk averse. The prestigious nuclear research centre near Geneva, is best …

Large Hadron Collider

New rule gradually bringing corporate tax breaks to light

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Want to know how much money governments give away in corporate tax breaks? Good luck.<p>For years, the figure has been incredibly difficult to calculate. That's because states, cities and other government units haven't been directed to uniformly report the value attached to the …

This congressional accounting trick is part of the reason Washington is so divided

One of the major unanswered questions regarding President Trump's tax-reform proposal is: How much will it cost?<p>In theory the government has a way to answer that, but surprisingly there's no standard methodology and politicians can tweak the results to suit their agendas.<p>It's called dynamic scoring.<p>…

Business

I was earning $150,000 in my mid-20s — but chasing a big paycheck has only made me miserable

“I’m proud of you.”<p>My accountant beamed at me as I wrote out a check for his help wrangling my taxes. I was 26 and had grossed over $150,000 in income. And it felt awesome.<p>Five years later, I was in his office, watching as he squinted at the paystubs spread across his desk.<p>“And this year, it looks …

Money

Castlight accounting chief bids adieu

Castlight Health (NYSE:CSLT) Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer Priya Jain resigned today to pursue another opportunity. CFO Siobhan …

Chief Accounting Officers

BT's Italian offices raided in probe into £530m accounting scandal

The raid at the telecoms giant comes after it announced it would cut 4,000 jobs at its international division.<p>BT offices in Italy have been raided as …

Corruption

Overthinking Will Destroy Your Happiness: 3 Tips to Keep Your Sanity

There are a lot of positive things about being analytical. Being analytical allows you to make better decisions, develop a deeper understanding of …

Happiness

5 Trends Redefining Accounting In 2017

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Accounting Software

Square-Off: Are the SEC's Non-GAAP Rules Too Strict?

Few would argue that public companies shouldn’t be allowed to present any performance metrics not provided for in generally accepted accounting …

CFOs

Why Choose CRM for Accounting?

We can romanticize it all we want, but the business world comes down to two simple things: customers and revenue. It’s how it always was, and how it …

Bookkeeping

GoDaddy Bookkeeping

View Gallery<p>View All 6 Photos in Gallery<p>MSRP <br>$3.99<p><b>Pros</b><p>Inexpensive. Good invoicing tools. Simple time tracking. Calculates estimates for quarterly …

Bookkeeping

Quick take: New accounting rule will deliver greater transparency in insurance sector

A new and radical international accounting standard for insurance contracts which seeks to make it easier for investors to compare how much insurers …

Insurance

Comparing like with like: Insurers get a new global accounting regime

Comparing like with likeInsurers get a new global accounting regime<p>The rules will change how profits are reported, giving investors greater …

Business (UK)

Weibo overtakes Twitter in monthly active users

Chinese microblogging service Sina Weibo has announced it had 340 million monthly active users as of the end of March, overtaking US-based Twitter in …

Monthly Active Users

Accounting Profession Growing, But Slowly

<b>More employees are working fewer hours. But not in payroll.</b><p><b>Who's Hiring. Who's Not. And Why.</b> <br>Join the survey. Get the Answers.<p><i>By Beth Bellor<br>CPA</i> …

Biggest salary increases in South Africa: 2016 vs 2017

The latest CareerJunction salary index for 2017 has revealed how much is being offered for jobs across 10 major sectors in South Africa.<p>The CJ salary …

News (South Africa)

Law Prof: Trump's Lawless Behavior With Fiduciary Rule Undermines Process

Mercer Bullard, a strong advocate of the U.S. Department of Labor’s new fiduciary rule, argues such a standard should have been adopted “decades ago” and the department’s current 60-day delay could hurt future rulemaking.<p>Bullard, a University of Mississippi law professor and founder of Fund …

U.S. Secretary of Labor

The Network | The Network

SAN JOSE, CA - May 17, 2017 - Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO)<p><b>Q3 Revenue</b>: $11.9 billion <b><br>--</b> Decrease of (1)% year over year<br>-- Recurring revenue was 31% of total revenue, up 2 pts year over year• <b><br>Q3 Earnings per Share:</b> $0.50 GAAP; $0.60 non-GAAP• <b><br>Q4 FY2017 Outlook:</b> <br>-- <b>Revenue:</b> (6)% to (4)% decline year over year<br>--</b> …

Stocks

On Our Radar…Monday, May 15, 2017 (#DataAnalytics)

10 Items on #DataAnalytics and #Data Skills<p>A weekly compilation of <b>10 tweets that got our attention</b><i> </i>— change is constant. Let’s try to keep up! …

Big Data

eXp World Holdings, Inc. Reports Record First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

BELLINGHAM, WA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) - eXp World Holdings, Inc. (EXPI), the holding company for eXp Realty LLC, The Agent-Owned Cloud …

Finance

A little-known accounting change could have a big impact

A tsunami of change is coming to the regulations that govern corporate America, if President Trump and Republicans in Congress get their way.<p>But …

Finance

Tesla gets a surprise downgrade from one of its biggest fans

One of Wall Street’s best-known Tesla Inc. bulls has turned more cautious on the stock, saying the company’s aspirations to go head-to-head with the likes of Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. is a risk that is not reflected in the share price.<p>Analysts at Morgan Stanley, led by Adam Jonas, on Monday …

Autos

Vista higher after exec appointment

Kenny Bement has been named Vista Outdoor's (VSTO +5.7%) Vice President and Corporate Controller, effective today.<p>He will also assume the role of …

Chief Accounting Officers

4 Mistakes Photographers Make When Buying a Franchise

In a recent post, I extolled the virtues of buying a photography franchise as one of the best ways to start a photography business.<p>You can catch up …

Accounting Software

Blockchain For Audit To Be Tested By US Congress-Supported Nonprofit

Jeanette M. Franzel, a board member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), a nonprofit organization established by Congress to …

Bitcoin

Accounting for variation and uncertainty - Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science

Yesterday I gave a list of the questions they’re asking me when I speak at the Journal of Accounting Research Conference.<p>All kidding aside, I think …

Statistical Modeling