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Hedge Accounting

Expert advice on structuring and monitoring hedges to achieve optimal financial statement impact.

A fully outsourced hedge accounting solution for real estate companies, from upfront consulting through structuring to documentation and audit support.

  • Simplify. Free-up internal resources by partnering with us to manage all aspects of hedge accounting.

  • Minimize unpredictability. Protect against the impact of earnings volatility.

  • Be confident. Know that you are fully compliant with U.S. GAAP and/or IFRS.

  • Reassure investors. Meet their timelines for reporting accounting results.

Our hedge accounting expertise

For real estate companies, effective hedge accounting can reduce financial statement volatility. Chatham offers comprehensive consulting, structuring, and documentation of qualifying hedge accounting relationships in accordance with ASC 815. Our expert services include inception hedge designation memos for any hedge strategy; inception and ongoing effectiveness assessments; auditor support; suggested monthly or quarterly journal entries; SEC 10-K/10-Q filing support for disclosures; and monthly valuation reports, including credit valuation adjustments for compliance with ASC 820.

Our team of more than 50 specialist hedge accountants includes alumni of Big Four public accounting firms and the FASB. With extensive experience working with real estate clients, they have deep expertise in U.S. GAAP, IFRS, and CVA calculations. Always available to answer questions and offer guidance, they are supported by best-in-class technology, including our ChathamDirect hedge accounting portal. By accessing our knowledge and expertise, you can be assured that you will meet your tightest timelines while maintaining full compliance with all hedge accounting standards.

Access advantage

As a leader in financial risk management, our mission is providing you with expert guidance and insight, so you can thrive in an increasingly complex and globally connected world. We transform our expertise and knowledge into your opportunity.

  • An extension of your team

    Our experts bring you unparalleled insights and deliver best-in-class financial strategies without you having to add new resources.

  • Our knowledge, your power

    We don’t just deliver answers, we provide explanations, translating complex concepts into digestible and actionable information.

  • A complete partner

    We offer a broad set of capabilities, services, and technology solutions across markets, supporting you every step of the way.

Our real estate team

  • Rob Barton

    Accounting Advisory

    Real Estate | Kennett Square, PA

  • Rob Anderson

    Managing Director
    Accounting Advisory

    Real Estate | Kennett Square, PA

  • Chase Schmitt

    Accounting Advisory

    Real Estate | Denver, CO

Our real estate clients

We partner with REITs, private equity funds, investment managers, developers, pension funds, family offices, and debt funds to manage their financial risk.

We’d like to hear from you

Contact us to learn more about how Chatham can help you with hedge accounting.

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