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The FAF Board of Trustees Issues the
2015 Strategic Plan

Norwalk, CT, April 9, 2015—Today the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF), the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) posted our 2015 Strategic Plan to our three websites.

Strategic Plan

FAF Trustees Appoint Brian W. Caputo
to Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Norwalk, CT, April 2, 2015—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced the appointment of Brian W. Caputo, chief financial officer and city treasurer of the City of Aurora, Illinois, to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)....

News Release

GASB Issues Final Statement on
Fair Value Measurement and Application

Norwalk, CT, March 2, 2015—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has issued final guidance on accounting and financial reporting issues related to fair value measurements, which primarily applies to investments made by state and local governments....

News Release | Statement No. 72 | GASB In Focus

Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints
Michael H. Granof to a Second Term on the GASB

Norwalk, CT, February 24, 2015—The Board of Trustees of Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today appointed Michael H. Granof, PhD, CPA, EY Distinguished Centennial Professor in the McCombs School of Business and the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin....

News Release

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Myra R. Drucker and John Veihmeyer to Board of Trustees

Norwalk, CT, January 15, 2015—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced that it has appointed Myra R. Drucker and John Veihmeyer to the FAF Board of Trustees, effective today....

News Release

New Strategic Plan for FAF, FASB, and GASB

Plan Webpage

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Six New Members to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council

Norwalk, CT, November 25, 2014—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) announced the appointment of six new members to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC). The new members will...

News Release
  • April 9, 2015 The FAF Board of Trustees Issues the
    2015 Strategic Plan
  • April 2, 2015 FAF Trustees Appoint Brian W. Caputo
    to Governmental Accounting Standards Board
  • March 2, 2015 GASB Issues Final Statement on
    Fair Value Measurement and Application
  • February 24, 2015 Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints
    Michael H. Granof to a Second Term on the GASB
  • January 15, 2015 Financial Accounting Foundation Names Myra R. Drucker and John Veihmeyer to Board of Trustees
  • December 4, 2014 New Strategic Plan for FAF, FASB, and GASB
  • November 25, 2014 Financial Accounting Foundation Names Six New Members to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council

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