Self-Study Course Details
In this course, Matthew Briggson, CPA will define what constitutes a derivative instrument, discuss the different categories of derivatives and how they are traded, and introduce the proper accounting treatment of derivatives and hedges under ASC 815.
- Recognize the definition of a derivative instrument.
- Discover how derivatives are classified and traded.
- Identify how to account for derivative transactions and hedges under ASC 815.
Matthew Briggson is a certified public accountant in the State of Michigan and a co-founder of Encoursa LLC, a technology company offering continuing professional education courses to CPAs and other financial professionals. Before founding Encoursa, Matthew spent time in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in the Assurance Practice.
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