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Accounting and financial analysis in the hospitality industry

Textbook intended to provide hospitality students and hospitality managers with a solid foundation of accounting concepts and methods of financial analysis.

Accounting best practices

Designed to assist anyone who needs to either improve the efficiency of the accounting department, reduce its error rates, or provide better information to other parts of a company.

Accounting by registered social housing providers, update 2010: Statement of Recommended Practice

The SORP update 2010 interprets UK GAAP for registered social housing providers, incorporating changes that have occurred since the last SORP update in 2008. The SORP is effective for accounting periods commencing on or after 1 April 2011, although earlier adoption is recommended.

Accounting control best practices

How to develop a comprehensive system of accounting and operational controls.

Accounting for financial instruments

Aimed at any accountant who is involved with the preparation of accounts that involve financial instruments.

Accounting for goodwill and other intangible assets

This title looks at the treatment of goodwill and other intangibles under IFRS and US GAAP and explains common practice in valuing these assets.

Accounting for non-accountants

Provides a fast and easy way for the non-accountant to learn the basics of accounting.

Accounting for non-accountants (10th edition)

An introduction to the basics of accounting and business finance for managers and students, covering accounting and financial techniques in an easy-to-follow and approachable style.

Accounting for value

Accounting for Value aims to teach investors and analysts how to handle accounting in evaluating equity investments.

Accounting principles for non-executive directors

Explains the key elements of a listed company's annual report and accounts.

Accounts demystified

A guide to accounting which explains the major accounting concepts in a simple and easy to understand way.

Accounts receivable management best practices

Guide to managing accounts receivable, with practical techniques to drive improvement.

Business accounting UK GAAP: volume 1

Accounting textbook for students, specifically for users of UK GAAP practice and terminology. Part 1 of a 2-part set.

Business accounting basics

An introduction to the fundamentals of bookkeeping and financial accounting.

Business accounting: volume 1 (10th edition)

A textbook for students on bookkeeping and accounting. This book focuses mainly on UK accounting standards, although International accounting standards were introduced to this edition for the first time. Part 1 of a 2 part set.

Business accounting: volume 1 (13th edition)

A textbook for students on bookkeeping and accounting. The text is fully compliant with International GAAP. Part 1 of a 2 part set.

Business accounting: volume 2 (10th edition)

A textbook for students on bookkeeping and accounting. This book continues to focus mainly on UK accounting standards, although International accounting standards were introduced to this edition for the first time. Part 2 of a 2 part set.

Business accounting: volume 2 (13th edition)

A textbook for students on bookkeeping and accounting. The text is fully compliant with International GAAP. Part 2 of a 2 part set.

Charity law and governance: A practical guide

Cecile Gillard | Kirsty Semple ICSA Publishing 2017

A guide to the legal and regulatory framework within which both registered and unregistered charities in England and Wales operate.

Charity law and governance: a practical guide

Guidance on the legal and regulatory framework within which both registered and unregistered charities in England and Wales operate.

Company filings

Jennifer Adams ICSA Publishing 2013

A practical guide to company filing in the UK which covers when companies are required to file, the procedure for doing so, the information needed to complete the relevant form and penalties for non-compliance.

Comparative international accounting

This book explores differences between International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and US generally accepted accounting principles (US GAAP), as well as differences in accounting practices between countries such as China, France, Germany and Japan.

Directors' disclosures

Overview of the disclosure requirements for directors of a UK-incorporated company.

Directors' disclosures

Carol Shutkever | Sarah Hawes ICSA Publishing 2013

This guide provides an overview of the provisions relating to the disclosure of information about the directors of a UK-incorporated company. It gives a summary of the relevant law and regulation impacting on listed companies (both Main Market and AIM), but is also of relevance for UK private companies.

Fair value for financial reporting: meeting the new FASB requirements

Fair value financial disclosure for financial officers.

Financial accounting for dummies

Step-by-step guide to preparing financial statements.

Forensic accounting

An introduction to forensic accounting concepts and techniques, designed for the benefit of students and practitioners.

How the City really works: the definitive guide to money and investing in London's Square Mile

The key institutions, products and professions of the City of London.

IFRS 2017: interpretation and application of International Financial Reporting Standards

An up-to-date reference work to help you apply and comply with the latest international financial reporting standards.

IFRS 2018: Interpretation and Application of IFRS Standards.

Updated for 2018 Wiley IFRS 2018 offers a complete resource for the interpretation and application of the latest International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as outlined by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). With up-to-date coverage and a host of practical tools, this book provides detailed guidance on the expanding framework for unified financial reporting. Includes illustrative examples throughout.

IFRS policies and procedures

Converting IFRS rules into operational implementation practices.

IFRS, fair value and corporate governance: the impact on budgets, balance sheets and management accounts

IFRS for managers and business professionals.

Interpretation and application of UK GAAP for accounting periods commencing on or after 1 January 2015

A detailed guide to applying new UK GAAP.

Interpreting company reports and accounts

Company reporting and accounting from a British perspective.

Mastering Islamic finance: a practical guide to sharia-compliant banking, investment and insurance

A practical and accessible guide to Islamic finance that helps demystify the differences with conventional banking, enabling practitioners to develop Sharia compliant products for customers

Not for profit US GAAP 2017: Interpretation and application of generally accepted accounting principles.

Wiley Not-for-Profit US GAAP 2017 is the essential accounting resource for not-for-profit organizations, providing quick access to the most up-to-date standards and practical tools for implementation.

Principles of group accounting under IFRS

This book is a practical guide and reference to the standards related to consolidated financial statements, joint arrangements, and disclosure of interests. Fully illustrated with a step-by-step case study, Principles of Group Accounting under IFRS is equally valuable as an introductory text and as a reference for addressing specific issues that may arise in the process of consolidating group accounts.

Revenue recognition: understanding and implementing the new standard

Provides an overview of the new revenue recognition standard and step-by-step instructions for finance professionals navigating through the new model, with numerous examples along the way.

Tracing the roots of globalization and business principles

A history of commerce and globalisation from an American perspective.

UK GAAP 2017: generally accepted accounting practice under UK and Irish GAAP

UK GAAP 2017 is fully updated to reflect the application of the new accounting standards in practice. It focuses on each area of the financial statement in turn and explains how they are treated by FRS 102, FRS 100, FRS 101, FRS 103 and FRS 104.

UK GAAP 2019: Generally Accepted Accounting Practice under UK and Irish GAAP

Fully updated guide focusing on each area of the financial statement along with illustrative examples. It provides a detailed guide to interpreting and implementing the UK accounting standards FRS 100, FRS 101, FRS 102, FRS 103 and FRS 104.

US GAAP 2016: interpretation and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Wiley's single-volume reference guide to the entire US GAAP hierarchy.

US GAAP 2017: interpretation and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Practical guide to US GAAP Wiley GAAP 2017 contains complete coverage of the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Accounting Standards Codification (ASC), the source of authoritative generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

US GAAP 2018 - interpretation and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Practical guide to US GAAP Wiley GAAP 2018 contains complete coverage of the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Accounting Standards Codification (ASC), the source of authoritative generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

US GAAP 2019: Interpretation and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Practical guide to US GAAP, Wiley GAAP 2019 contains complete coverage of the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Accounting Standards Codification (ASC), the source of authoritative generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Understanding business accounting for dummies - UK

An overview of UK business accounting for non-accountants who need to understand accounting information and financial reports. It covers accounting basics, how to understand financial statements, using accounting in managing a business, and how financial reports are used by investors and auditors.

Vest pocket guide to IFRS, The

Provides explanations and worked examples of international financial reporting standards.

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