New Lease Accounting Rules Pose Challenges, Study Says
The standards take effect in a mere six quarters for public companies, but many have not yet begun, or only recently began, to assess what must be done.
This Week is the Biggest of 2017 for IPOs
Blue Apron listing is seen as a test for consumer offerings.
Pret a Manger Shuffles Auditors, Fueling IPO Talk
Replacing KPMG with Ernst & Young is seen as a necessary move ahead of a U.S. listing.
EU Hits Google with Record Fine
The Internet giant has been ordered to change its practices or face further financial penalties.
Japanese Airbag Maker Files for Bankruptcy
The company faces billions in liabilities over airbag recall.
Anthem Agrees to Record Settlement Over Cyberattack
The company said it would change its security practices to prevent future intrusions.
American Airlines CEO ‘Puzzled’ by Qatar Investment
Doug Parker said the ‘full court press’ against illegal subsidies to Qatar would continue
Sales Woes Force BlackBerry Earnings Miss
The cell phone company said it was buying back shares and is still confident about second-half growth.
Accenture Offloads Pension Liability
The deal comes as insurers are buying pension plans at a record rate.
Jobless Claims Rise; Labor Market Stays Tight
Despite operating at or near full employment, the economy does not show signs of overheating.