When Accounting Gets Creative
Featuring Robert Medd
Published on: April 27th, 2017 • Duration: 36 minutes • Asset Class: Crypto-currencies, Bonds/Rates/Credit, Real Estate, Equities, Currencies, Commodities, Cash • Topic: Micro, ResearchRobert Medd exposes creative accounting at listed companies and there can be a fine line between these practices and the large scale frauds where people go to jail. Sounding concern over the legitimacy of the audit profession that signs off on behavior like debt manipulation and pension assumptions, Rob highlights how large bonuses and option schemes are being collected, while investors pay the price. Filmed on March 3, 2017 in Hong Kong.