Tag Archives: accounting

Loyola, University of Maryland rank high in accounting

Two universities in Maryland have landed in LinkedIn’s top 25 accounting programs — Loyola University Maryland at No. 20 and the University of Maryland at No. 22. LinkedIn, an online professional network with 300 million members, used member profiles for ...

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2U working with Syracuse

Landover-based software firm 2U is providing its cloud-based platform for Syracuse University’s newly rebranded online Master of Science accounting program, Accounting@Syracuse. The program will include live weekly, face-to-face sessions taught by Syracuse professors in small, seminar-style classes. Course content, featuring ...

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Madoff’s former accountant indicted, calls himself a victim

NEW YORK — A 77-year-old accounting executive was arrested Thursday on charges he helped direct false bookkeeping during Bernard Madoff’s historic fraud, though his lawyer said his client was himself “a victim of a sociopath.” The executive, Paul Konigsberg, was ...

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Audit finds accounting issues at Enoch Pratt

Investment losses also took their toll on the Enoch Pratt Free Library last fiscal year, according to the audit presented Wednesday to the Board of Estimates.

Baltimore auditors presented a report on the Enoch Pratt Free Library Wednesday that, among other things, showed the institution owed the city close to $30,000 in fines and fees collected during fiscal 2011 and lacked sufficient accountability over a $300,000 cash fund set up to purchase books.

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