Mark-to-Market Debate in the News:

[$$] Banks Face Mark-to-Market Challenge Wall Street Journal, March 15, 2010

Raters Face Fresh Push in House Over ClaimsWall Street Journal, September 25, 2009

Insurers’ Biggest Writedowns May Be Yet to Come – Bloomberg News, August 20, 2009

FDIC May Add to Special Fees as Mounting Failures Drain Reserve Bloomberg News, August 20, 2009

FASB Looks to Expand Mark RulesWall Street Journal, August 13, 2009

Revenge of the Accounting Authorities?, August 11, 2009

Divine Intervention The Economist, July 16, 2009

Barney Frank, Chris Dodd Do Banking Back FlipBloomberg News, July 15, 2009

Weakening A Market WatchdogThe Washington Post, March 26, 2009

Mortgage Securities Drag FHLB to a LossWall Street Journal, March 16, 2009

Regulators Draw Fire in CongressWall Street Journal, March 13, 2009

Congress Members Fume at Fair, March 12, 2009

Bankers Say Rules Are the ProblemThe New York Times, March 12, 2009

House panel gets FASB pledge on accounting rule Forbes, March 12, 2009

[$$] Mark-to-market changes around the corner, but suspension appears unlikelySNL, March 12, 2009

The Mark-to-Market Babble ContinuesHousing Wire, March 11, 2009

Mark-to-market accounting guidance due in Q2: SEC chiefReuters, March 11, 2009

Buffett’s Unmentionable Bank SolutionWall Street Journal, March 11, 2009

Bernanke Urges Rules Overhaul to Stem Risk Build-UpsBloomberg News, March 10, 2009

Burning BillionsABA Banking Journal, March 6, 2009

[$$] Viewpoint: Repeal Mark-to-Market to End CrisisAmerican Banker, March 4, 2009

[$$] How Geithner Can Price Troubled Bank AssetsWall Street Journal, February 25, 2009

Bernanke Says Mark-to-Market Accounting Rule Should Be ImprovedBloomberg News, February 25, 2009

Mark-to-Market Changes Fail to Rally Stocks, February 20, 2009

ABA Welcomes FASB’s Decision to Review Measurements for Fair Value AccountingAmerican Bankers Association, February 18, 2009

Small banks look to fight perception, February 17, 2009

Scrap This, Bolster That: Seeking Really Fair ValueBarron’s Online, February 16, 2009

MidSouth Bank’s CEO Tells Bloomberg Feds Need to Break up Big BanksPR Newswire, February 16, 2009

[$$] Don’t Let Judges Tear Up Mortgage ContractsWall Street Journal, February 13, 2009

Mark-to-Market Is a Thorn in Our, February 12, 2009

Does Fair Value Accounting + Credit Default Swaps = Global Deflation? StockNews, February 11, 2009

[$$] The Unmentionable Bank SolutionWall Street Journal, February 11, 2009

Wall Street: Thumbs down on bailoutCNN Money, February 10, 2009

Critics of mark-to-market accounting renew efforts to get it overturnedMedill Reports, February 11, 2009

Financial Crisis: The Failure of Accounting, February 4, 2009

Fannie, Freddie, FHLBs Face New Requirements (Update1)Bloomberg News, January 23, 2009

[$$] Let’s Write the Rating Agencies Out of Our Law Wall Street Journal, January 2, 2009

Somebody Tell Hank There is a Hole in the Bucket – Brian Battle, December 18, 2008

The Highway to Serfdom The American Spectator, December 15, 2008

Make Fair Value FairThe American Spectator, December 15, 2008

Time for Real Accounting ChangeThe American Spectator, December 12, 2008

Rules Have ConsequencesThe American Spectator, December 12, 2008

Market Value Accounting Crippling EconomyThe American Spectator, December 11, 2008

Improve AccountingThe American Spectator, December 11, 2008

Cox Is Asleep at the Wheel on, December 8, 2008

Behind Schwarzman Spat With Wasserstein Lies Rule 115Bloomberg News, December 8, 2008

Washington regulators debate fair valueMarket Watch, November 21, 2008

Reverse Leverage of Mark-to-Market Wrecks Banks: John M. BerryBloomberg News, October 13, 2008


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