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  • Forget What You Think You Know

    To succeed in emerging markets, toss out old assumptions – and consider packing your bags. February 1, 2011

  • Top Economist to CFOs: Get Happy

    Gloom among finance chiefs about the state of the economy doesn't square with the reality of current trends, attendees at CFO Rising are told. October 26, 2010

  • Debunking IFRS Myths

    Experts expose seven misconceptions about international financial reporting standards. October 14, 2010

  • Dutch Regulator to Head IASB

    Hans Hoogervorst, co-chair of the committee that helped steer accounting standard-setters through the financial crisis, will replace Sir David Tweedie at the IASB. October 12, 2010

  • A CFO Pleads His Case in Stem Cell Debate

    Faulty perceptions of the specialized medical field hinder dialogue with investors and customers, a device maker's finance chief claims. October 6, 2010

  • The Canadian Spin-Off Edge

    Favorable tax treatment awaits Canadian parent companies that structure reorganizations as "amalgamations," although such deals could be considered taxable transactions in the United States. August 9, 2010

  • IFRS: More Opportunities Than Threats

    Scenario planning reveals few threats and many opportunities within the uncertainties about IFRS in the United States. July 29, 2010

  • A Double Taxation Warning

    U.S. companies with overseas subsidiaries may want to heed the warning of an older tax case that discusses what constitutes ownership for purposes of foreign tax credits. July 26, 2010

  • Brazil Is Booming (and Maddening)

    U.S. companies are keen to expand into Latin America's biggest market, but CFOs report that Brazil poses unique challenges. July 15, 2010

  • Major Accounting Changes: When Will They Hit?

    Standard-setters recently reshuffled their priority list for accounting convergence. Here's the new schedule. July 13, 2010

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