Regulators fine Texas ag chief Sid Miller
Texas TribuneRegulators fine Texas ag chief Sid Miller for sloppy accountingTexas TribuneThe Texas Ethics Commission fined the Republican a total of $2,750 to resolve two complaints accusing him of improper accounting, according to orders issued Thursday. The commission penalized Miller $2,500 for violations in reporting political ...and more »
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 8:55 am
ARCP's accounting takes center stage at
InvestmentNewsARCP's accounting takes center stage at Brian Block's fraud trialInvestmentNewsA former high-ranking executive at American Realty Capital Properties Inc. testified last week in federal court in New York that in emails and meetings during the spring and summer of 2014 he repeatedly raised the warning of an accounting mistake in ...
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 3:18 am
Gilford proposing an overall decrease in
Gilford proposing an overall decrease in sewer rates; accounting change citedThe Laconia Daily SunGILFORD — There will be a public hearing June 28 on a proposal to amend sewer rates, increasing the administrative fee but reducing the usage rate, for a net billing that is 7 to 9 percent less than customers currently pay. The proposal would increase ...
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 8:25 pm
A Town's 'Creative Accounting' Leads to a
A Town's 'Creative Accounting' Leads to a Fraud ConvictionWall Street Journal (subscription)For years, local governments have had little to fear from using dubious accounting practices to shore up their finances on paper. Sure, critics could scream: In 2015 Paul Volcker, a former chairman of the Federal Reserve, sounded the alarm about states ...
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 3:00 pm
Justice Dept. probing Booz Allen Hamilton's
Washington PostJustice Dept. probing Booz Allen Hamilton's accountingWashington PostWASHINGTON — Defense and spy-agency contractor Booz Allen Hamilton says the Justice Department is investigating its accounting and the way it charges the government. The disclosure in a regulatory filing sent shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding ...Booz Allen Hamilton says DOJ investigating its accounting practicesReutersFederal contractorsAccounting TodayBooz Allen (NYSE: BAH) under DOJ investigation for cost ...Washington Business JournalBenzinga -Zacks Investment Researchall 266 news articles »
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 12:33 pm
Philip Clarke to be interviewed by fraud
Former Tesco chief executive will be questioned as part of SFO’s investigation into retailer’s £263m profit black hole Former Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke is set to be questioned by the Serious Fraud Office as it nears the conclusion of an ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:22 pm
Former Tesco boss Philip Clarke summoned for
Former Tesco boss Philip Clarke has been summoned for an interview by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) as it steps up its criminal probe into an accounting scandal at Britain’s biggest grocer. Clarke, who was ousted as chief executive last year after a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:08 pm
Accounting for wildfires’ cost won’t be
The disastrous fires still ravaging our state have destroyed forests, homes, and businesses, devastated families, and taken the lives of brave firefighters. The battle to contain and extinguish these fires is still being fought in the smoke and heat by a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:48 pm
Spyder's Technical Accounting Analysis Of
Spyder's Technical Accounting series is designed to uncover and share ideas on companies that may be manipulating their earnings through accounting gimmicks in order to mask deteriorating business conditions. I like to call these companies "Spyders ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:03 pm
Accounting grad student is crowned Mutya ng
KIDAPAWAN CITY, Philippines - Officials are certain the winner in Wednesday’s North Cotabato provincial beauty search is a good candidate for the 2016 Binibining Pilipinas pageant, just like Mary Jane “MJ” Lastimosa. Lastimosa, who was born and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:02 pm