Nareit: Accounting Expert Outlines Impact of FASB Hedge Accounting Proposals on REITs

May 12, 2017

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Accounting Expert Outlines Impact of FASB Hedge Accounting Proposals on REITs
May 11, 2017

Robert Barton, vice president of accounting advisory at Chatham Financial, joined REIT.com for a video interview at NAREIT’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. “This has been a significant burden on a lot of REITs, so this simplification of this standard will really benefit most REITs,” Barton said, as they will not have to separately record and state ineffectiveness in their earnings. View Video

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