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Every year, the SEC requires certain companies listed on the stock exchange to report financial information. These filings are considered “required” because they’re required of publicly traded companies that must comply with securities laws. These filings help investors make more informed decisions on investing in different stocks and bond investments SEC Financial Reporting is required by law for any company on an exchange like the NYSE or NASDAQ. The information provided by these financial documents act as a means of transparency in finance. The data can be used to analyze how profitable or otherwise a company was last year along with other important market-related metrics like share price, trading volume, etc.

Unfortunately, it seems that many companies are not doing the proper research before submitting their SEC reports. This can be seen by the fact that some companies who don’t follow up on their numbers may display losses in their reports when the actual data should show profits. However, this is not to say that all companies are unable to manage their financial information properly before posting it on the public market. It’s just unfortunate when the information contained in SEC filings is not reliable when you consider that they are largely, if not completely, based on the company’s entire financial report for the year. There can be a few different companies in a given year where this leads to these mishaps. While most of these types of mistakes are due to accounting issues or changes in management, there are some instances where mistakes show up that shouldn’t really be there at all—this happens because companies need to submit misleading information as part of their SEC filings as well as obscure facts and figures which make no sense whatsoever.

One example of this is found with companies that are willingly inflating their profits. If a company expects to have a good year, they’ll very likely inflate their financial information in order to show it as being strong or profitable—which results in the fact that the company has no real problems. It’s unfortunate, but it’s based on this motive that many companies are willing to include these types of flawed reports within their SEC filings.

Other mistakes made by companies can come from changing management. This can be something as simple as an accounting mistake or something more severe like a cover up for illegal activities involving the company. The only way to know if the SEC reporting is accurate is to review all their financial information and read through it carefully.

These types of errors aren’t just found in SEC filings as well as other types of company reports—which includes things like internal documents that are kept at companies as well as financial documents that track data related to finances and investments. Unfortunately, this kind of manipulation within corporate America is far too common and runs rampant throughout corporate America today. Just know that if something seems off—whether it’s a company or their financial information—that it probably is.

It’s always a good idea to review a company’s SEC filings directly from the source. Other sources can often be inaccurate since they may have been doctored in some way. If you need help understanding the data contained within company SEC filings, then you can always get more information online or from a professional account manager who can assist with interpreting financial information so you can make an informed decision on the investment.

A key problem with SEC filings is that they can be very technical and confusing to many investors. Because of this, investors may not know what to look for when reviewing a company’s SEC filings. This can result in confusion for potential investors who are unaware of the details of what they are looking at. This potential problem with SEC filings underlines the need for professional handling of all company filings at the SEC as no Start-Up would want to keep away potential investors just by merely being sloppy with its SEC filings. Where Start-ups and businesses lack requisite capacity, they can reach out to Fintalent, the hiring and collaboration platform for tier-1 strategy and M&A professionals for consultant’s support.

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Most frequent questions and answers

What clients usually engage your SEC Financial Reporting Consultants?

We work with clients from all over the world. Our clients range from enterprise and corporate clients to companies that are backed by Private Equity or Venture Capital funds. Furthermore, we work directly with Family Offices, Private Equity firms, and Asset Managers. Most of our enterprise clients have dedicated Corporate Development, M&A, and Strategy divisions which are utilizing our pool of SEC Financial Reporting talent to add on-demand and flexible resources, expertise, or staff to their in-house team.

How is Fintalent different?

Fintalent is not a staffing agency. We are a community of best-in-class SEC Financial Reporting professionals, highly specialized within their domains. We have streamlined the process of engaging the best SEC Financial Reporting talent and are able to provide clients with SEC Financial Reporting professionals within 48 hours of first engaging them. We believe that our platform provides more value for Corporates, Ventures, Private Equity and Venture Capital firms, and Family Offices.

Our Hiring Process – What do ‘Community-Approach’ and ‘Invite-to-Apply’ mean?

‘Invite-to-Apply’ is the process by which we shortlist candidates for the majority of projects on our platform. Often, due to the confidential nature of our clients’ projects, we do not release projects to our whole platform but using the matching technology and expertise of our internal team we select candidates who are the best fit for our clients’ needs. This approach also ensures engagement with our community of professionals on the Fintalent platform, and is a benefit both to our clients and independent professionals, as our freelancers have direct access to the roles best suited to their skills and are more likely to take an interest in a project if they have been sought out directly. In addition, if a member of our community is unavailable for a project but knows someone whose skill set perfectly fits the brief, they are able to invite them to apply for the role, utilizing the personal networks of each talent on our platform.

Which skills and expertise do your Fintalents have?

The Fintalents are hand-picked and vetted SEC Financial Reporting professionals, speak over 55 languages, and have professional experience in all geographical markets. Our SEC Financial Reporting consultants’ experience ranges from 3+ years as analysts at top investment banks and Strategy consultancies, to later career C-level executives. The average working experience is 6.9 years and 80% of all Fintalents range from 3-12 years into their careers.

Our SEC Financial Reporting consultants have experience in leading firms as well as interfacing with clients and wider corporate structures and management. What makes our SEC Financial Reporting talent pool stand out is the fact that they have technical backgrounds in over 2,900 industries.

How does the screening and onboarding of your SEC Financial Reporting talent work?

Fintalent.io is an invite-only platform and we believe in the power of referrals and a closed-loop community. Members of our community are able to invite a small number of professionals onto the platform. In addition, our team actively scouts for the best talent who have experience in investment banking or have worked at a global top management consultancy. All of our community-referred talent and scouted talent are subject to a rigorous screening process. As such, over the last 18 months totaling more than 750 hours of onboarding calls, of which only 40% have received an invite-link after the call.

What happens if I am not satisfied with my SEC Financial Reporting consultant’s work?

During your initial engagement with a member of our Fintalent talent pool with no risk. If you are not satisfied with the quality of your hire for any reason then we are able to find a replacement at short notice. There is no minimum commitment per project, but generally projects last at least 5 days and can last 12+ months.

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