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Summer Analyst Interview(Student Candidate) Toronto, ON (Canada)

List 3 methods used in accounting for investments


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HTM, HFT, Equity method

Interview Candidate on Jul 14, 2010

depends on the type of investment (debt, equity, etc.) and whether the investment represents a controlling equity stake. For debt: held to maturity, available for sale, trading. For equity of 20% but 50%: consolidation.

^ that's wrong on Jan 1, 2011

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