Analytics Webinar: Private Lives--Stock Option Expensing & Minimum Disclosure Requirements for Private Companies

May 19, 2010

SVB Analytics - eProsper Present

Private Lives: Stock Option Expensing & Minimum Disclosure Requirements for Private Companies
A Free Online Seminar

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Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Time: 10:00 a.m. (PST)

Please join us for an informative webinar on managing stock option expensing and minimum disclosure requirements as a privately-held company.

Whether your company is a start-up or a long-established private firm, the same issues are often stumbling blocks. Our expert panelists will discuss inputs for option-pricing models, methods for determining appropriate forfeiture rates, and how to navigate through the detailed minimum disclosures that are required with insight into unique attributes of private companies and how they impact disclosures.


Elizabeth Dodge - Vice President, Stock & Option Solutions
Jay Seliber - Audit Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Jannet Calix - Director, Product Development, SVB Analytics - eProsper (moderator)

This seminar will cover these and other topics:
  • An overview of some of the basic concepts in accounting for equity compensation
  • A review of required option-pricing model inputs and how to determine them
  • A discussion of forfeiture rates - how to determine and apply them
  • A summary of the minimum disclosure requirements under the current accounting standards and how to compile them for private firms
  • A high-level recap of modification accounting often required for private companies when grant terms are changed due to modifications  

Seminar sponsored by SVB Analytics and eProsper's CapMx®

CapMx takes the stress and inconsistency out of stock option management for 1,700 private companies today:
  • Easily manage all stock options and corporate equity in one Web-based location
  • Improve accuracy and consistency for auditors
  • Ensure compliance with regulations like FAS 123R (FASB ASC 718), the $100,000 ISO Limit and Rule 701  
For more information on CapMx, view a 15 minute online demo of our widely-used equity management solution.

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