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    There was a time when the American accounting system

    There was a time when the American accounting system was the envy of the world. ............... . It encouraged millions of average people to invest, thus transforming America into the world's first mass equity culture.

    A) Boosting the integrity and standards of the Financial markets is a critical imperative

    B) Its transparency, uniformity and credibility allowed investors to
    make intelligent comparisons among US corporate earnings
    statements

    C) Regulators and analysists should have embraced it or at least
    something very much like it

    D) There are almost as many measures of earnings today as there
    are companies

    E) it offers them a road map to restoring investor confidence though there are shortcomings in the proposal that


    I think B, you?

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    Re: There was a time when the American accounting system

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    There was a time when the American accounting system was the envy of the world. ............... . It encouraged millions of average people to invest, thus transforming America into the world's first mass equity culture.

    A) Boosting the integrity and standards of the Financial markets is a critical imperative

    B) Its transparency, uniformity and credibility allowed investors to
    make intelligent comparisons among US corporate earnings
    statements

    C) Regulators and analysists should have embraced it or at least
    something very much like it

    D) There are almost as many measures of earnings today as there
    are companies

    E) it offers them a road map to restoring investor confidence though there are shortcomings in the proposal that


    I think B, you?
    Yes, I agree with B.

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    Re: There was a time when the American accounting system

    The key thinks C, Sir

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    Re: There was a time when the American accounting system

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    The key thinks C, Sir
    C is possible but I think B is better.

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