Mary Jo White, the outgoing chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, is urging accounting standard-setters to continue their efforts to converge U.S. GAAP with International Financial Reporting Standards.

White issued a lengthy public statement Thursday outlining the SEC's work on the convergence effort and how it hit a roadblock.

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