Services for Publically Traded Companies

Services for Public Companies that Management, the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors, and your Investors  can rely on.

Hancock Askew works closely with  SEC registrants and the boards of public companies to perform:

• Annual audits (10-K and 10-KSB)
• Quarterly reviews (10-Q and 10-QSB)
• Internal audit outsource
• Accounting consultations and audit preparation services
• Tax planning, Tax Preparation and Tax consulting
• M&A due diligence and acquisition accounting assistance including purchase price allocation assistance and valuation reports.
• Employee Benefit Plan audits of 11-k filing plans with high expertise at much more reasonable rates than charged by the Big 4 and the national firms.

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Hancock Askew is An Ideal Fit for Small Public Companies

Our ability to consistently deliver the ideal combination of expertise, service and price to publicly traded companies has earned us a reputation as an attractive alternative to the Big 4 and national firms.

In working with Hancock Askew, you will experience the combined benefits of high level expertise and personalized service.  Our streamlined, accessible organizational structure means our firm is able to mobilize quickly to service our public company clients, ensuring flexibility and responsiveness to your changing needs.

Our versatility is especially important for small public companies, which may not have the resources to stay on top of ongoing regulatory and reporting requirements, and therefore benefit greatly from our more collaborative approach. Our reasonable fees are another exceptional benefit, one that leaves more of your dollars focused on operations, generating profit and optimizing shareholder value.

Qualified Audit Professionals

Our Public Company Practice includes a team of professionals with a wealth of SEC experience obtained through many years of working for the Big 4 or national firms and international, multi-billion dollar publicly traded companies. Our professionals have worked extensively with public filers on everything from initial SEC registration and public debt filings to ongoing SEC reporting and compliance for quarterly reviews and annual audits of financial statements, internal controls attestation and complex accounting and financial matters facing today’s publicly traded companies.

We Can be a very valuable Second Source Provider for Non-Audit Advisory Services

Hancock Askew successfully fulfills the independence-driven needs of public companies by serving as a complementary provider of non-audit advisory services such as tax planning, compliance tax provision work, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and business valuations. We often act as an extension of a public company’s internal team, bringing standby senior level technical expertise to bear on complex issues they need resolved, whether it be revenue recognition, transfer pricing, stock compensation, derivatives, purchase accounting, intangible asset valuation or goodwill impairment.

Hancock Askew serves more than 20 SEC registrants in a variety of ways.  We serve both established and emerging public  companies in a number of industries, including:

  • Manufacturing
  • Trucking and Logistics
  • Retail/Distribution
  • Technology/Software
  • BioTech
  • Real estate and Mining
  • Hospitality