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Aggregation of operating segments

Aggregation of operating segments


 Narrow scope amendments (Annual Improvements)

IFRS 8 Operating Segments: Aggregation of operating segments

The IASB was informed of concerns that the basis on which entities applied the aggregation criteria in IFRS 8 to operating segments were not clear.

The Exposure Draft on Annual Improvements to IFRSs 2010 –2012 cycle (ED/2012/1) published in May 2012 includes the IASB’s proposal to amend paragraph 22 of IFRS 8 to require entities to disclose those factors that are used to identify the entity’s reportable segments when operating segments have been aggregated. This is to supplement the current disclosure requirements in paragraph 22(a) of IFRS 8.

 

Deliberations

Issued documents

Exposure Draft published 3 May 2012
Stage completed: December 2013