Join ICAEW and the IFRS Foundation for the second annual jointly hosted event for financial institutions. This global event will consider the major IASB projects to change accounting standards currently used by financial institutions as well as supporting the implementation of new IFRSs.
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|08 December 2014 09:00 - 16:30||Chartered Accountants’ Hall, Moorgate Place, London, EC2R 6EA|
By attending this one-day IFRS event for financial institution executives and other interested parties you will hear from IASB board and staff members on the future of financial reporting as well as receiving guidance on the implementation and analysis of key new standards.
The keynote address will be given by David Wright, Secretary General, International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO). Other expert speakers include Sir Winfried Bischoff, Financial Reporting Council; Simon Nixon, Wall Street Journal; Ian Mackintosh, IASB; Mike Ashley, Barclays and many more.
Registration and light refreshments
Michael Izza, CEO, ICAEW
Panel discussion: accounting for the financial crisis
Chair: Simon Nixon, Chief European Commentator of the Wall Street Journal
IFRS implementation break-out sessions: conducted by IASB members and staff
1. Financial instruments: classification and measurement
2. Financial instruments: impairment
IASB project break-out sessions: conducted by IASB members and staff
1. Financial Instruments: macro hedge accounting
2. Insurance contracts
The longest and one of the more contentious projects that the IASB has had to grapple with is nearing completion. With only one key area remaining the subject of deliberation, participating contracts, this session will update attendees on decisions reached and future direction.
This session will provide an update on the leases project including outlining the current state of play, highlighting similarities and differences between the IASB’s & the FASB’s latest thinking and looking at where we go from here.
End of conference
David Wright, Secretary General, International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)
|Financial Reporting or Financial Services Faculty Members||£549 + VAT|
|ICAEW Members||£599 + VAT|
|Non-Members||£699 + VAT|