Don't Let Royalties Become a Royal Pain

In recent months, exploration and production companies are receiving notice of subpoena, and/or threats of lawsuits, over the treatment of royalty payments ... read more >

Do You Know Your Institution's CFI Score?

The Composite Financial Index (CFI) is intended to assist institutions in understanding the affordability of their strategies and used to monitor the financial ... read more >

New Lease Standard and Impact on the Real Estate Industry

On February 25, 2016, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued its new lease accounting Standard, FASB Accounting Standard Update 2016-02 ... read more >

Manufacturing Day 2016

Thousands of manufacturers from across the country participated in Manufacturing Day 2016. On Friday, October 7th, various manufacturers opened their doors ... read more >

When is a Debt Instrument Transformed into Equity? When the US Treasury Proposes So.

In response to the seemingly public trend of U.S. Corporate inversions and more companies looking for ways to defer paying US taxes on foreign-earned income, ... read more >

IRS 2017 Mortality Tables


By Lara Fuller

In 2015, the Society of Actuaries updated the mortality tables to be used in calculating defined pension plans’ benefit obligations. At that time, ... read more >