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Speech by Ian Mackintosh: 'Turning back the clock?'

 23 June 2014

Ian Mackintosh, IASB memberIn a speech today, Ian Mackintosh, Vice-Chairman of the IASB, reported that more than 100 countries are now mandating the use of IFRS.  He called for these hard-fought gains to be protected and outlined the dangers of returning to previously failed models of international cooperation in accounting standard-setting.

The speech, given at the IFRS Foundation conference in London, can be downloaded here: 'Turning back the clock?'


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