The Essential GAAP Update for Banks and Other Financial Institutions (2018) (UPDATED!)

Banks and other financial institutions often follow special accounting rules not applicable to other companies. This seminar helps professionals responsible for accounting and reporting at banks and other financial institutions gain a thorough understanding of the specific accounting issues in their industry.

The one-day seminar provides an in-depth update of recent developments impacting the financial services industry, including new and proposed regulatory guidance. Through class exercises and illustrative examples, participants are able to assess the impact of standard setter and regulator activities and projects on their own institutions.

12/4/2018 New York
CPE Credit:
$1,295 **

Venue and Hotel Details


The program covers hot topics, issues and trends in accounting and reporting for banks and other financial institutions. Regularly updated throughout the year as new developments occur, sample subject matter includes:
  • Standards generally effective in 2018 including classification of deferred taxes, equity method accounting, share-based payments, contingent options in debt instrument, and novation of derivatives in hedging relationships
  • Financial Instruments
  • Leases
  • Revenue from contracts with customers
  • Other ASUs and FASB projects generally effective in 2019 and beyond

Program Details

Prerequisite:  None
Preparation:   None
Level of Knowledge:   Update
Field of Study:   Accounting
Delivery Method:   Group Live, Instructor-Led Course

Course Leaders

GAAP Dynamics, a training firm that provides tailored and engaging learning solutions to companies and accounting firms worldwide. Their passion for making accounting understandable and their extensive industry knowledge combine to create a uniquely effective learning experience. They make accounting fun!

* Discounts cannot be combined and must be applied at time of initial registration.

** Tuition price includes daily breakfast, lunch, and morning and afternoon refreshments.

If you have previously attended this course, you may not be eligible for CPE credits. Please contact KPMG Executive Education to confirm your eligibility.