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Write a memo to the investigation team about how investigators can use public sources to investigate the financial statements of a publicly-traded company.

Discuss how you will use the SEC's Edgar (http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/companysearch.html) to investigate financial statements of public companies. identify the types of evidence that you can gather.

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Write a memo to the investigation team about how investigators can use public sources to investigate the financial statements of a publicly-traded company.
ââ?¬¢discuss how you will use the SECââ?¬â?¢s Edgar (http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/companysearch.html) to investigate financial statements of public companies. identify the types of evidence that you can gather.
To: The members of the investigating team.
From: The Advisor:
Date: October 13, 2011.
Subject: Investigation of Public companies.
The investigation of a public company begins by examining the SEC filings of the company. The most recent filings including filings for the past four years can directly be retrieved by the SEC filings. These are financial statements or other formal documents that are submitted to the US SEC.
One can retrieve the financial statements of ...

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