Broker Dealer Accounting, Audit, Tax Services

In today's broker-dealer industry, navigating the complex regulatory landscape is more challenging than ever. With new rules and regulations constantly being issued to combat illegal activities and regulate rogue brokers, broker-dealer institutions of all sizes are facing unprecedented levels of regulation. This means that brokers and dealers need accurate guidance to navigate this environment effectively.

Akram, a firm registered with the PCAOB , offers specialized support tailored to the needs of broker-dealers. Our Financial Services Team consists of experts dedicated to keeping clients ahead of the curve on audit, tax, and compliance issues. With a focus on broker-dealers, Akram team provides a range of services, including annual audits, tax planning, regulatory filings assistance, and more.

What Akram offers

  • Conduct annual audits per Rule 17a-5, including review of exemption and SIPC reports.

  • Offer monthly financial statements and net capital calculations, as permitted.

  • Provide initial capitalization and support for tax and organizational structures, if allowed.

  • Assist with regulatory filings and ensure compliance.

  • Offer proactive tax planning and assist with compliance procedures.

  • Provide guidance during FINRA and SEC examinations, as permitted.

  • Offer internal control consulting and remediation services, if allowed.

  • Consult on financial reporting and operational issues, as permitted.

From small mergers to large clearing firms, our expertise covers the spectrum. Our expertise puts us in the driver's seat, ready to jump in and tackle any issues our clients face. We believe in staying on top of all the latest buzz in the heavily regulated world, making sure our clients are shielded from any regulatory storms and compliance.

Akram likes close relationships with clients and our team is just a quick phone call away, ready to get in and lend a hand whenever you need it. Whether you're a tiny startup or a big fish our clients trust us to deliver spot-on services tailored to their unique situations.


Best Accounting & Audit Firm | Start-up & Emerging Funds

Akram is a winner in the Hedgeweek Americas Awards for consecutive 3 years 2021, 2022, and 2023

"We have been voted “Best Accounting Firm for Start-up & Emerging Funds by Hedge Week”.

Akram is a winner of “Best Audit Firm" by Private Equity Wire US Emerging Managers Awards 2024.
PEW Best audit Firm Award

Industry Memberships


Contact Us for Investment Fund Accounting Solutions

We understand that clients in the Alternative Investments arena are extremely prudent. At Akram, we provide high-end, tailored fund accounting services with careful planning and an unmatched responsiveness that only a boutique accounting firm like ours can deliver. Contact us today to learn more about our specialized assurance, advisory, and tax services for hedge funds, commodity trading advisors, private equity and venture capital funds, digital asset funds, insurance dedicated funds, real estate funds, day traders, investors, family offices, and high net worth individuals.