New Hedge Accounting Rules: Are You Ready?


Thursday, November 29, 2018

Hosted by Jamie Weaver
& Brian Jones

1.2 CPE / CTP

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Effective for public companies beginning after December 15, 2018, the updated FASB guidance (ASU 2017-12), impacts any entity that elects to apply hedge accounting. Many corporations are choosing to early adopt the new standard and implement new strategies that capitalize on its targeted improvements. Please join us for an in-depth review of ASU 2017-12 and its potential effects on your hedging program.


Learning objectives:

  • Review changes to the hedge accounting standard
  • Outline transition challenges and required preparation for successful adoption
  • Discuss new opportunities and strategies available due to the new standard
  • Detail the financial statement impacts of the new guidance


Jamie Weaver leads Chatham’s Global Corporates Accounting Advisory team and serves clients across a wide range of industries. Prior to joining Chatham, Jamie worked in the assurance practice at PWC. Jamie also served on the accounting team at Exelon Generation Company as well as on the Corporate Accounting team at DuPont. He graduated from the University of Delaware with a BS in accounting and minors in Spanish and History, and holds an active CPA license.

Brian Jones is a member of the Accounting Advisory team working with corporate clients. Prior to joining Chatham, Brian worked in PwC’s Assurance practice where he focused on Private Equity and Hedge Fund clients across a range of asset classes. Brian received his Bachelors and Masters of Accountancy from Baylor University.