Accounting Today
Accounting Today is a trade magazine servicing the public accounting profession in the United States
United States
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. Started in 1987, it quickly grew to a circulation of more than 30,000. The parent company
Parent company
A parent company is a company that owns enough voting stock in another firm to control management and operations by influencing or electing its board of directors; the second company being deemed as a subsidiary of the parent company...

 of Accounting Today is SourceMedia
SourceMedia is a mid-sized business-to-business media solution company owned by Investcorp. Formerly the Thomson Media division of The Thomson Corporation, SourceMedia was sold by its parent company in 2004....

. With just under 800 employees Source Media is the publisher of more than 40 periodical titles including several major financial magazines. SourceMedia publications include American Banker
American Banker
American Banker is a daily trade newspaper covering the financial services industry. Founded in 1836and based in New York, American Banker has approximately 50 reporters and editors in six U.S. cities who monitor developments and breaking news affecting banks...

, The Bond Buyer
The Bond Buyer
The Bond Buyer is a century-old daily national trade newspaper based in New York City and focused on covering the municipal bond industry. It is published Monday through Friday, except holidays...

, Investment Dealers' Digest, and Financial Planner.

Accounting Today is SourceMedia's flagship product, and in 2009 they merged it with two of their other existing magazines, Accounting Technology and Practical Accountant. This doubled the magazine's circulation
Circulation (journal)
Circulation is a scientific journal published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins for the American Heart Association. The journal publishes articles related to research in and the practice of cardiovascular diseases, including observational studies, clinical trials, epidemiology, health services and...

 overnight to its current level, as of March 2010, of about 60,000.

Accounting Today's website
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 is at WebCPA tracks financial news and hosts the Accounting Today blog
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, Accounting Tomorrow.

See also


Certified Public Accountant
Certified Public Accountant
Certified Public Accountant is the statutory title of qualified accountants in the United States who have passed the Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examination and have met additional state education and experience requirements for certification as a CPA...

Publishing is the process of production and dissemination of literature or information—the activity of making information available to the general public...

Magazines, periodicals, glossies or serials are publications, generally published on a regular schedule, containing a variety of articles. They are generally financed by advertising, by a purchase price, by pre-paid magazine subscriptions, or all three...

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