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On 3 November 2021, at COP26, the IFRS Foundation Trustees announced the creation of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB).
On 26 June 2023 the ISSB issued its inaugural standards—IFRS S1 and IFRS S2—ushering in a new era of sustainability-related disclosures in capital markets worldwide.
Webinars were recently held in Portuguese and Spanish to introduce the Discussion Paper Business Combinations—Disclosures, Goodwill and Impairment, a consultation document of the Goodwill and Impairment project. Recordings of these live webinars are now available; each lasted approximately 60 minutes.
The International Accounting Standards Board is seeking feedback on the Discussion Paper Business Combinations—Disclosures, Goodwill and Impairment. The webinar discusses the Board’s preliminary views expressed in the Discussion Paper, which set out to improve the information companies provide to investors, at a reasonable cost, about the acquisitions those companies make.
A question and answer session with participants is included towards the end of each webinar.
View the recordings via the links below or visit our YouTube channel, where other webcasts and podcasts can be found.
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