UK and European bodies are continuing to push US investors and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to make up their minds on whether it will incorporate International Financial Reporti
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has proposed to define investment entities as a separate type of entity that would be exempt from the accounting requirements in IFRS 10 Cons
Two leading accountancy bodies have called for company financial statements to be cut by 30%, resulting in more focused information and greater clarity in annual reports.
This month should see the IASB introduce a ‘package’ of five new international financial reporting standards (IFRS) relating to consolidation, joint ventures and disclosures.
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and US-based Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) have published a proposal to establish a common solution to offsetting financial ass
Former Dutch finance minister Hans Hoogervorst has been chosen to succeed Sir David Tweedie as chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board.
The ICAEW has criticised the US accounting standards board’s proposed rules for financial instruments accounting, saying it will make financial statements harder to understand if implemented.
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has put forward new proposals relating to organisations adopting IFRS for the first time.
A new SME Implementation Group has been set up to push forward the drive towards IFRS for SMEs.