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What Executives Need to Know – The New Convertible Debt Accounting Guidance

On November 18th, Connor Group Partner, Dom Kerr, and UBS Head of Strategic Equity Solutions for the Americas, Steve Studnicky will host a virtual executive roundtable. This invitation-only event will outline changes to convertible debt accounting due to ASU 2020-06, exploring the topic from both an accounting and finance perspective. In this session, Dom and […]

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Disclosure Discoveries on the Financial Reporting Impact During the First Six Months of 2020 Released

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many entities. We wanted to know more details about the financial reporting impacts from the past six months, so Connor Group’s Technical Accounting team conducted targeted research to explore how public entities disclosed the pandemic’s effect on key metrics thus far. In our new Disclosure Discoveries document, we reviewed over […]

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IPO Roadmap: Building a Team for Speed and Efficiency

Not only is your accounting staff key to helping you get the most out of your processes and technology, they’re also your most valuable resource in creating strategies that support the company’s financial health and sustainability. A crucial part of the IPO process is building the right team of professionals to help navigate the transition with […]

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Are you ready for your SPAC odyssey?

The journey to becoming a public company can be challenging, even during the best of times. As our economy continues to rapidly evolve, many companies are exploring alternative ways to accomplish their goal of going public. While Connor Group has gained notoriety in the public finance arena over the past decade by becoming widely known […]

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ACS Goes Virtual: Financial Accounting & Reporting Update

This year’s ACS Financial Accounting & Reporting Update conference has evolved into a virtual event, bringing industry experts from Big 4 and regional firms to home offices around the globe. This two-day event, held on June 11-12th, will cover financial accounting and reporting updates, including unprecedented changes we are seeing from US and international standard […]

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Connor Group and LeaseQuery partner in four-part leasing guidance webinar series

Connor Group and LeaseQuery are gearing up for our four-part webinar series on the new leasing guidance under ASC 842. Utilizing the LeaseQuery software in conjunction with a case study, our speakers, Dominick Kerr of Connor Group and LeaseQuery’s David Buchanan, will demonstrate how to operationally manage the challenges companies may encounter with the new […]

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Connor Group is honored to announce Partner Aleks Zabreyko’s appointment to the FASB Emerging Issues Task Force, effective November 6, 2019.

We are grateful to celebrate this exciting news with Aleks, who has spent almost 30 years sharing his technical expertise with clients and the accounting community in general, including the last ten years with Connor Group. “Aleks is one of the brightest and most technical professionals in the accounting industry. It’s a tremendous honor for him and our firm […]

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Congratulations to our new Technical Accounting Partner, Chris LeFever

We are excited to announce the partner promotion of Chris LeFever in our Technical Accounting and IPO Services practice effective January 1, 2020.  Chris is in our Salt Lake office and is responsible for serving clients in the Utah market and other U.S. geographies. Chris also takes an active leadership role in the oversight and team management of our Utah team. Chris has over 15 years of […]

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Connor Group Releases ASC 842 Lease Disclosure Studies

Connor Group is excited to release two ASC 842 lease disclosure studies which highlight the quantitative and qualitative disclosure trends from close to 300 public company filings. The studies focus on filings through August 2019 for companies with both market caps between $500 million and $1 billion, and companies with market caps over $30 billion. […]

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Connor Group to Present at ACS “Accounting for Leases: New Rules 2019” Seminar

Since the new leasing standard (ASC 842) was issued in 2016, Connor Group has been assisting companies with implementing and applying the standard and educating accounting professionals across the country on its accounting impacts. Connor Group will once again partner with Accounting Conferences & Seminars (ACS) to deliver a three-hour case study at ACS’ upcoming […]

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