FMN Accounting

FMN - 2020/August, Seg.1 - Pressure to Perform Amid Chaos and Uncertainty

Course Overview
What a difference a day makes. Almost overnight, what seemed to be a localized virus overseas became a pandemic affecting the economy on a global scale. Companies in every sector are trying to work through obstacles in the midst of chaos and uncertainty. Historical results can no longer be used to predict the future, set guidelines and align incentives with performance. Executive compensation has been drastically affected by the COVID-19 global pandemic. Takis Makridis, CEO of EquityMethods, gives an overview of the current executive compensation climate.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completing this segment, you should be able to:

  • Identify the seven annual grant strategies to be considered during volatile markets;

  • Determine what proxy covers and concerns on executive retention are;

  • Recognize the ways to restore broken incentives;

  • Identify the differences between market metrics and performance conditions under ASC 718.

  • Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    Work experience in financial reporting or accounting, or an introductory course in accounting.

    Speaker / Author:

    FMN Online
    SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
    accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.


    Price (USD)

    Standard: $69.90


    Course Code : FMN1360-FM

    Release Date : 08/10/2020
    Expire Date : 03/14/2022
    Credits :
    CPE 2.00
    QAS 2.00

    Length : 1hr 40min
    Course Level : Update
    Course Type : Self-Study
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Accounting

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