A New Day, A New Way: Goodwill Impairment Testing

The measurement of goodwill and subsequent tests for impairment under purchase accounting rules is complicated and sometimes a source of controversy between companies and their auditors and advisors. Fortunately, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has come to understand that…

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PEGs & ESOPs: An Unlikely Duo

On their face Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) appear to be a vehicle for employee ownership and not something that invites Private Equity Group (PEG) investment due to differing ownership structures. On the contrary, ESOPs and PEGs can co-exist in…

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PCE M&A Industry Reports – Q2 2017

As a continuation of PCE’s series of quarterly M&A industry reports, below you’ll find an in-depth analysis of trends in the M&A marketplace that impact your business. These reports provide industry trends, sub-sector performance as well as deliver insight into…

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Upcoming: 2017 Federal Policy Conference

When:  September 13 - 15, 2017 Where: Washington, DC PCE is pleased to attend the 2017 Federal Policy Conference & Lobby Day hosted by the Employee-Owned S Corporations of America (ESCA).  This event gives company executives and employee-owners the opportunity to…

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Upcoming: 2017 Midwest ESOP Conference

When:  September 7 - 8, 2017 Where:  Omaha, NE PCE is pleased to attend the 2017 Midwest ESOP Conference hosted by the Iowa/Nebraska, Illinois, Minnesota/Dakotas, and Wisconsin Chapters of The ESOP Association. Please contact Eric Zaleski if you would like to…

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Upcoming: ACG Orlando Summer Social

When:  June 21, 2017 Where: Orlando, FL PCE is pleased to attend the ACG Summer Social hosted by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Orlando Chapter.  This is event gives company executives the opportunity to network with peers in a…

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