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April 14, 2021 Article 20 min read

Download our first quarter 2021 update for an overview of important activities that may impact both public and private companies.

Businesswoman sitting at her desk looking at a computer monitor.Our first quarter update provides a summary of newly released accounting guidance, as well as financial reporting and regulatory activities that may impact both public and private companies.

Topics include:

  • Accounting guidance issued in first quarter 2021
  • Regulatory update on special purpose acquisition companies
  • SEC announcement regarding enforcement task force focused on climate and ESG issues
  • New ESG reporting and attestation roadmap
  • Simplification to accounting for convertible instruments 

Archived accounting updates for public companies:

Archived accounting updates for private companies: