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On 3 November 2021, at COP26, the IFRS Foundation Trustees announced the creation of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB).
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In this episode of our monthly IASB podcast, Hans Hoogervorst and Sue Lloyd, Chair and Vice-Chair of the International Accounting Standards Board (Board), focus on the Board’s discussions at the meeting held virtually from 23–25 June 2020. The podcast covers the following projects:
They also touch on the publication of the amended insurance contracts Standard, IFRS 17, say farewell to two of their Board colleagues and talk about the first-ever IFRS Foundation Virtual Conference, due to take place in September.
A full summary of the June Board meeting can be found in the IASB Update.
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