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Equity Methods a Leader Once Again in the 2014 Group Five Stock Plan Administration Benchmarking Study

Our client satisfaction rate and loyalty score are #1 among financial accounting and reporting service providers, according to this independent survey.

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Finance’s Critical Role in Incentive Design

The finance function’s analytical tools and quant mindset are an under-appreciated resource for pulling together incentive compensation plans.

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TSR Performance Tracking: Managing the Peer List

Relative total shareholder return (rTSR) is here to stay. Learn more about ways to shape and track the peer list that forms the basis of these awards.

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Eight Equity Plan Conditions That Create Tricky Financial Reporting

Compensation professionals are becoming more creative with award design, which translates into a variety of reporting challenges. Here are some of the most common ones we’ve seen.

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Four Accounting Challenges US-Based Multinationals Face with IFRS 2

Most multinational US-based firms probably have foreign subsidiaries currently complying with IFRS, raising specific issues with valuation and reporting.

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Making Sense of Forfeiture Rates

A particularly challenging topic within ASC 718 is the required use of a forfeiture rate. Numerous techniques exist for first deriving an appropriate forfeiture rate and then applying it within…

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Best Practices in ASC 718 Forfeiture Rate Estimation

Many companies apply a single forfeiture rate to all the grants within their ASC 718 amortization model. However, much like the requirement in estimating the expected term assumption, ASC 718…