A Big Change in Bank of America’s Accounting Policy

Voluntary changes in accounting principle are usually disclosed in so-called preferability letters, but occasionally a significant change will be disclosed in an 8-K current report. Last Friday, Bank of America did just that, disclosing that they would be changing their method of … Continue reading

2015 SEC Filing Highlights, Part 1 of 2

In this post, our second annual “best-of-the-year” review, we’ll look at 2015 filings for some of the highlights of the year: the largest restatement, for example, and the biggest overseas stash. We’ll also look at lengthy comment letter correspondence, give a quick recap of … Continue reading