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August 2014

Investor Education video: What investors need to know about financial instruments offsetting in a post-crisis world

In this video, IASB member Patrick Finnegan, CFA, Fred Nieto, CFA of the IFRS Education Initiative, and Vincent Papa, PhD, CFA, director of financial reporting policy at CFA Institute, discuss the new disclosure requirements that help investors evaluate the effect or potential effect of netting arrangements financial position, which the IASB introduced in December 2011.
 

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August 2014

Accounting for Post-Employment Benefits

The IASB has recently updated its requirements for accounting for post-employment benefits. IASB member Patrick Finnegan, CFA, Fred Nieto, CFA of the IFRS Education Initiative, and Vincent Papa, PhD, CFA, director of financial reporting policy at CFA Institute, discuss the rationale for these changes along with what investors can expect from updates to related accounting and disclosure standards.
 

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August 2014

Accounting for Jointly Controlled Entities

The IASB has recently streamlined the requirements for the accounting for jointly controlled entities including joint ventures. IASB member Patrick Finnegan, CFA, Fred Nieto, CFA of the IFRS Education Initiative, and Vincent Papa, PhD, CFA, director of financial reporting policy at CFA Institute, discuss the rationale for these changes along with what investors can expect from updates to related accounting and disclosure standards.
 

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ECB President delivers inaugural Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Memorial Lecture

10 July 2014

On 9 July 2014, Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, gave the keynote speech at the inaugural Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Memorial Lecture during the IFRS Foundation Trustees’ meeting in London.

 

 

 

Video: Robert Bruce interviews Michel Prada, Chairman of the IFRS Trustees

20 June 2014

Michel Prada, Chairman of the IFRS Foundation Trustees, discusses with Robert Bruce the progress of the IFRS Foundation and its future priorities.

 

 

 

Video of the Sydney stakeholder event panel discussion

15 April 2014

The Trustees of the IFRS Foundation jointly hosted a stakeholder event in Sydney in conjunction with CPA Australia and ICAA. The event featured an interactive panel discussion with senior financial reporting stakeholders.

 

 

 

What should investors expect?

14 February 2014

In this first video of the Investor Education webcast series, Fred Nieto (IASB Investor Education Manager) and Vincent Papa (Director, CFA Institute) discuss the goals, priorities, and intended outreach of the IASB Investor Education Programme.

 

 

 

Off balance sheet accounting: plugging the loopholes

14 February 2014

This second video of the Investor Education webcast series discusses the effects of the accounting for the various off balance sheet transactions that came into sharp focus during the financial crisis.

 

 

 

Video of the Frankfurt Stakeholder event panel discussion, 'The Future of Global Financial Reporting'

28 October 2013

The Trustees of the IFRS Foundation jointly hosted with the DRSC a stakeholder event to coincide with their meeting in Frankfurt. The event included a panel discussion entitled 'The Future of Global Financial Reporting'.

 

 

 

Video of Michel Prada speech, 'The bumpy path towards global accounting standards'

25 October 2013

On 16 October 2013 Michel Prada, Chairman of the Trustees, delivered a speech at the IFRS Foundation Trustees meeting in Frankfurt.

 

 

 

Video of panel discussion on the future of IFRS in Africa

19 July 2013

The Trustees of the IFRS Foundation jointly hosted with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) a stakeholder event. The event included a panel discussion on the future of financial reporting in Africa, moderated by Leigh Roberts of SAICA.

 

 

 

Video of Hans Hoogervorst speech, 'Breaking the boilerplate'

7 March 2013

In a speech to the IFRS Conference in Amsterdam, Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB set out a 10-point plan to tackle the use of boilerplate text in financial reporting disclosures.

 

 

 

Audio presentation of Hans Hoogervorst speech, 'Are we there yet?'

13 June 2013

Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB, spoke extensively about the first phase of an important initiative to assess the progress towards global adoption of IFRSs during a speech given at the IFRS Asia-Oceania Policy Forum in Hong Kong.

 

 

 

Video of a panel discussion on the future of financial reporting

13 March 2012

Trustees hosted an evening event with senior representatives from the relevant jurisdiction, to exchange views on the work of the IASB and the prospects for global accounting standards.

 

 

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