Archive - March 2018

Focus on Culture: How Culture Assessments Can Support the Audit Committee’s Agenda

In an earlier post, I discussed corporate culture as one of the items Protiviti recommends audit committees focus on as they shape their agendas for 2018. I want to follow up with some suggestions on how organizations might include a culture...

Simplifying the Modeling Challenges in PPNR

As a crucial part of capital planning, Pre-Provision Net Revenue (PPNR) modeling has been under the spotlight for careful review and scrutiny from the Federal Reserve Board (FRB) since 2012 for the annual Comprehensive Capital Assessment and Review...

It Is Time to Bring Order to the M&D Lease Universe

Public company accounting departments closing the books on 2017 may find it difficult to take a breath. Fresh from filing their 10-K and finalizing their preparation for the FASB’s new revenue recognition standard (ASC 606) effective in 2018, it is...

Disruptive Innovation Front and Center for Manufacturers and Distributors in 2018, According to Survey

Digitalization has been called the fourth industrial revolution. New business models are emerging to keep up with the rapid pace of change, and not surprisingly, they are being met with some predictable internal resistance and cultural challenges...