2020 Audit Market Share of Depository Institutions

Insured depository institutions with total assets above $500 million are required to obtain an audit of their financial statements by an independent auditor to comply with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) regulation Part 363 – Annual Independent Audits and … Continue reading

Auditor Market Share of ERISA Benefit Plans

Entities, or sponsors, that offer post-employment benefit plans are required by ERISA (the federal Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974) to disclose audited financial information to plan beneficiaries. ERISA establishes the minimum standards for employment benefit plans, including pensions, 401(k) … Continue reading

Transfer Agent Market Share – 2021

A transfer agent is assigned by a corporation with publicly traded securities to track individuals that own their stocks and bonds. Transfer agents have several responsibilities, including managing/maintaining records for investors and making sure these investors receive appropriate payments. Here, … Continue reading