Financial accounting services for transactions

An integrated solution for rapidly delivering a closing statement and audit-ready opening balance sheet

Fast and precise transaction accounting to accelerate your integration efforts.

The period following a transaction closing involves completion of a multitude of accounting and financial reporting requirements. Audit-ready, timely accounting and fully integrated financial reporting  is a must.

What if you had a team of technical advisors with operational expertise who focused on managing your transaction accounting and financial reporting so you could focus on business strategy?

RSM’s transaction accounting team can quickly prepare closing statements and a GAAP-compliant, audit-ready opening balance sheet. We draw on our extensive experience with the post-close process to provide technical accounting, required valuations, purchase price allocation (PPA) and supporting documentation.

The RSM difference means unparalleled experience


Private equity portfolio company relationships


Private equity and venture capital client relationships


RSM works with private equity clients whose LPs include 21 of the largest 25 istitutional investors

RSM’s fast solution for your acquisition accounting needs

RSM’s transaction accounting team provides a systematic and scalable approach to meet your purchase agreement reporting and post-close financial accounting and reporting needs.

As we move through the post-close process, our focus on the transaction accounting frees up management’s time to focus on execution of their integration initiatives.


RSM’s financial accounting services for transactions

Delivering measurable benefits to our clients

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Enables management to focus on significant post-close operations and integration initiatives

Provides a systematic and scalable approach adjusted for deal-specific needs, aligned with level of effort and complexity

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Serves as a reliable foundation for accounting policy and ongoing, high-quality and timely financial reporting

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Enables an efficient, cost-effective, smooth year-end audit

RSM’s solutions throughout the M&A lifecycle

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