Alternative Investments Luminaries: What is to Come in 2015
KPMG Institutes | Jan 30,2015
Building a Bridge from Statement 66 - Real Estate Sales Under the New Revenue Standard This publication is designed to provide supplemental technical guidance on key issues when applying the new revenue model to sales of real estate, focusing on the implications to U.S. GAAP reporting entities. This publication addresses some of the common questions about the new standard’s effects on sales of real estate and we hope it will provide a starting point to advance the dialogue on these and other issues.
Alternative Investment Fund - Illustrative Financial Statements KPMG's "Alternative Investment Fund Illustrative Financial Statements", originated by Rothstein Kass, is a highly-regarded industry guide that provides the alternative investment community with a comprehensive guidebook of sample U.S. GAAP financial statements for private funds and includes examples for domestic, offshore, master/feeder and fund of funds structures.
Alternative Investments Luminaries: What is to Come in 2015 The Los Angeles alternative investments community gathered on Thursday, January 29 for several high-level discussions at the KPMG Alternative Investments Thought Leadership Exchange
Financial statement production for clients subject to SEC independence rules For companies that are subject to SEC independence rules, the firm will no longer bind audit reports to their financial statements. The regulators have continued to stress that the financial statement preparation process is the responsibility of management and that the responsibility as auditors is to express an opinion on the financial statements. The impact of this policy change will require additional controls by the companies we audit and their third-party administrators to ensure the accuracy of the financial statements being issues to their stakeholders.
Closing the Gaps: An Ongoing Challenge for Private Company Boards
Audit Committee Institute | Audit Committee & Board GovernancePrivate company boards tend to have deep knowledge of and passion for the business, but may lack the objectivity required to clearly see and effectively respond to new risks and opportunities.
This Just In: It's Still a Great Time to Start a Hedge Fund 10 key considerations to help guide managers through the process of starting a fund amid increasing regulation
Seeking Alpha in Business Transformation This paper discusses eight steps investment managers can take to increase the odds they will succeed in transforming their businesses.
Should I Go With the Flow Into Retail Alts? This document outlines a set of important questions and critical considerations to help guide AI managers through the decision-making process.
Evolving Investment Management Regulation - Clarity Leads to Opportunity KPMG's Evolving Investment Management Regulation report focuses on key areas where regulation asset managers need to make significant changes.
Women in Alternative Investments: a Marathon, Not a Sprint This annual report examines the performance, prospects and outlook of women in the alternative investment industry.