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FASB Delays Certain Effective Dates for Credit Losses, Leases, Hedging, and Long-Duration Insurance Standards

November 15, 2019 GMT
FASB Delays Certain Effective Dates for Credit Losses, Leases, Hedging, and Long-Duration Insurance Standards
FASB Delays Certain Effective Dates for Credit Losses, Leases, Hedging, and Long-Duration Insurance Standards

NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 15, 2019--

The Financial Accounting Standards Board ( FASB ) today issued two Accounting Standards Updates (ASUs) that finalize various effective date delays for standards on current expected credit losses ( CECL ), leases, hedging, and long-duration insurance contracts.

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The chart above details all effective date changes.

Both ASUs are available at www.fasb.org.

About the Financial Accounting Standards Board

Established in 1973, the FASB is the independent, private-sector organization, based in Norwalk, Connecticut, that establishes financial accounting and reporting standards for public and private companies and not-for-profit organizations that follow Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). The FASB is recognized by the Securities and Exchange Commission as the designated accounting standard setter for public companies. FASB standards are recognized as authoritative by many other organizations, including state Boards of Accountancy and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). The FASB develops and issues financial accounting standards through a transparent and inclusive process intended to promote financial reporting that provides useful information to investors and others who use financial reports. The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) supports and oversees the FASB. For more information, visit www.fasb.org.

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KEYWORD: CONNECTICUT UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ACCOUNTING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE FINANCE

SOURCE: Financial Accounting Standards Board

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