This page highlights IFRS Foundation news and activities over the past month:
The new site provides a simpler user interface and more intuitive navigation system. It also features enhanced resources to support implementation of IFRS Standards, and introduces dedicated sections that signpost the various programmes and resources available to stakeholders. Read more about the new website here.
Investor Nick Anderson’s and Academic Ann Tarca’s appointments are for an initial five-year term, effective September and July 2017 respectively. Read more about Mr Anderson and Professor Tarca here.
The IFRS Foundation has published a new, short animated video that explains how IFRS Standards are developed by the Board. The two-minute video goes through the typical stages of the standard-setting process, showing how stakeholders can get involved. Watch the video here.
The Trustees are responsible for the governance and oversight of the Board. They have a wide range of practical experience and come from all over the world. Read more about the reappointments here.
The Board issued a request for stakeholders to tell them about their experience with the accounting standard that explains how to measure the ‘fair value’ of assets and liabilities, IFRS 13. The aim is to check whether the Standard meets its objectives. Read more here.
The Advisory Council is the formal advisory body to the Board and the Trustees of the IFRS Foundation. It consists of a wide range of representatives from groups that are affected by and interested in the Board's work. Read more about the current vacancies here.
IFRIC Interpretations form part of the authoritative IFRS requirements. They are developed by the IFRS Interpretations Committee to provide requirements on specific application issues and are ratified by the Board. Read more about IFRIC 23 here.
The webinar is one of a series of implementation and educational materials being produced on the new insurance contracts Standard, IFRS 17. View all supporting materials on the Standard here.
Investor Update aims to make it easy for investors to keep up with changes in the world of IFRS Standards and how those changes may affect an investor's day job. Read the latest issue here.
Vice-Chair of the Board Sue Lloyd and Board member Darrel Scott join Education Director Matt Tilling in the podcast covering the May Board meeting and IFRS 17. Listen to the podcast here.