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On 21 October 2020 at 11am (BST), Tom Scott, a member of the International Accounting Standards Board (Board), and Craig Smith, a member of the technical staff, will be holding a second live webinar to discuss the Board’s preliminary views included in the Discussion Paper Business Combinations—Disclosures, Goodwill and Impairment. The Discussion Paper sets out possible ways to improve the information companies provide to investors, at a reasonable cost, about the acquisitions those companies make.
The first webinar provided a general overview of the Board’s proposals. In this second webinar, we will explain in more detail the Board’s preliminary views about improving disclosures about acquisitions.
The webinar will last approximately 45 minutes and will include a question-and-answer session.
A recording of the webinar will be available on the project page and on our YouTube channel after the live discussion.
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