International News

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20 Sep 2018

Proposed update to the IFRS Taxonomy 2018 on IFRS 13 common practice

19 Sep 2018

September 2018 Management Commentary Consultative Group agenda and agenda papers available

17 Sep 2018

IFRS Foundation to publish IFRS Taxonomy 2018—Proposed Update 1 Common Practice (IFRS 13)

13 Sep 2018

IFRS Foundation releases IFRS Taxonomy formula linkbase 2018

12 Sep 2018

TRG for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts—agenda papers for September 2018 meeting now available

10 Sep 2018

September 2018 IFRS Advisory Council podcast available

07 Sep 2018

September 2018 IASB agenda papers agenda available

07 Sep 2018

IFRS Foundation Asia-Oceania office Q2 and Q3 2018 news summary

03 Sep 2018

September IFRS IC meeting papers and agenda available

29 Aug 2018

Chairman's speech: Japan and IFRS® Standards

22 Aug 2018

IASB Research Forum 2018—call for non-academic applicants

20 Aug 2018

New IFRS 17 webcast: insurance contracts with participation and other features

14 Aug 2018

Ten educational modules to support the IFRS for SMEs Standard are now available

10 Aug 2018

IFRS Foundation seeks feedback on website experience

06 Aug 2018

The IFRS Foundation has moved

01 Aug 2018

Summary of July 2018 IFRS Taxonomy Consultative Group meeting posted

30 Jul 2018

July IASB podcast now available

30 Jul 2018

IFRS 17 implementation: the next TRG meeting will be held on 26–27 September 2018

20 Jul 2018

July IASB Update published and work plan updated

19 Jul 2018

Webcast: IASB’s preferred approach to classification of financial instruments—FICE Discussion Paper

18 Jul 2018

Erkki Liikanen appointed as Chair of the IFRS Foundation Trustees

17 Jul 2018

The IFRS Foundation office is moving

17 Jul 2018

Webinar: IFRS Taxonomy 2018—recording now available

13 Jul 2018

IFRS 17 implementation: new support materials on reinsurance contracts held now available

12 Jul 2018

IFRS Taxonomy 2017 now available in Turkish

10 Jul 2018

Supporting IFRS 17 implementation: insurance contracts issued by mutual entities

10 Jul 2018

IASB announces composition of its Management Commentary Consultative Group

10 Jul 2018

Webinar: IFRS Taxonomy 2018

09 Jul 2018

Summary of June 2018 IFRS Taxonomy Consultative Group meeting posted

05 Jul 2018

IFRS Foundation Asia-Oceania office Q1 2018 news summary

05 Jul 2018

Issue 16 of the Investor Update published

04 Jul 2018

Forthcoming webinar on the IFRS Taxonomy 2018

04 Jul 2018

June IASB podcast now available

29 Jun 2018

New IFRS 9 Financial Instruments webcast available

28 Jun 2018

IASB Chair's speech: IFRS Standards as enlightened self-interest

28 Jun 2018

IASB consults on the accounting for financial instruments with characteristics of equity

28 Jun 2018

Video: IASB Vice-Chair Sue Lloyd talks about the Financial Instruments with Characteristics of Equity Discussion Paper

27 Jun 2018

June 2018 IFRS for SMEs Update published

26 Jun 2018

IFRS Foundation Trustees appoint two IFRS Interpretations Committee members

22 Jun 2018

June 2018 IASB Update, including IASB–FASB joint meeting, published and work plan updated

20 Jun 2018

The IFRS Taxonomy Illustrative Examples 2018 are now available

19 Jun 2018

IFRS Foundation consults on narrow-scope changes to its Constitution

11 Jun 2018

IFRS Foundation calls for Accounting Standards Advisory Forum member applications

11 Jun 2018

Preparing the market for IFRS 17

08 Jun 2018

June 2018 IASB agenda papers and agenda available

08 Jun 2018

IFRS Foundation International Conference: Final countdown to Frankfurt

08 Jun 2018

Call for members—International Accounting Standards Board

08 Jun 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Accounts Assistant

06 Jun 2018

World Standard-setters conference October 2018

31 May 2018

May IASB podcast ready for listening

31 May 2018

IFRS Taxonomy 2017 now available in Hungarian

31 May 2018

IFRS Taxonomy 2017 now available in Korean

29 May 2018

Webcast: Accounting Policy Changes (Proposed amendments to IAS 8)

25 May 2018

May 2018 IASB Update published and work plan updated

25 May 2018

IASB agenda papers and agenda available

17 May 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Technology Principal required

15 May 2018

Call for members—Capital Markets Advisory Committee

15 May 2018

Quiz: test your knowledge of the Conceptual Framework

15 May 2018

May 2018 IFRIC Update published

14 May 2018

IFRS Foundation publishes 2017 Annual Report

14 May 2018

May 2018 TRG for IFRS 17 meeting summary and podcast available

11 May 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Senior Technical Manager, IFRS Taxonomy

11 May 2018

New materials: An overview of Exposure Draft Accounting Policy Changes (Proposed amendments to IAS 8)

09 May 2018

Emerging Economies Group agenda papers and agenda available

08 May 2018

April 2018 IASB podcast now available

30 Apr 2018

IFRS Foundation April news summary published

30 Apr 2018

April 2018 IASB Update published and work plan updated

27 Apr 2018

Summary of March 2018 GPF meeting available

26 Apr 2018

Sue Lloyd reappointed for a second term as IASB Vice-Chair

25 Apr 2018

Join the IFRS Advisory Council

23 Apr 2018

Sue Lloyd: IFRS 9 and equity investments

19 Apr 2018

New supporting materials for the IFRS for SMEs Standard available

19 Apr 2018

IFRS Foundation Monitoring Board 2018–2019 work plan published

18 Apr 2018

Webinar: Introducing the revised Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting

18 Apr 2018

TRG for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts—agenda papers for May 2018 meeting are available now

16 Apr 2018

Application deadline for membership of Management Commentary Consultative Group is approaching

11 Apr 2018

Summary of the March 2018 Capital Markets Advisory Committee meeting

11 Apr 2018

March 2018 IFRS Taxonomy Consultative Group meeting—agenda papers available

10 Apr 2018

Normas NIIF 2018 - Nuevos Libros Disponibles en Español

10 Apr 2018

March 2018 IFRS for SMEs Update published

10 Apr 2018

Investor Perspectives: Insurance Contracts—Accounting to reflect economics

03 Apr 2018

Supporting implementation video: How we help you prepare for IFRS 17

29 Mar 2018

IASB completes revisions to its Conceptual Framework

29 Mar 2018

Live web presentations on the revised Conceptual Framework

27 Mar 2018

March 2018 IASB podcast now out

27 Mar 2018

International Accounting Standards Board seeks comments on proposed amendments to IAS 8

27 Mar 2018

IASB and IFRS Foundation chairmen urge constituents to respond to European Commission consultation

23 Mar 2018

March 2018 IASB Update published and work plan updated

23 Mar 2018

International Accounting Standards Board to publish Exposure Draft—Accounting policy changes (IAS 8)

22 Mar 2018

March 2018 IFRIC Update published

21 Mar 2018

February 2018 IFRS Advisory Council meeting summary and podcast available

21 Mar 2018

March 2018 ASAF meeting—agenda papers available

20 Mar 2018

The IASB invites applications for membership of Management Commentary Consultative Group

20 Mar 2018

Makoto Takahashi appointed as IFRS Foundation's Office Director in Tokyo

16 Mar 2018

IFRS Foundation publishes IFRS Taxonomy 2018

16 Mar 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Trustees required

14 Mar 2018

IFRS Foundation to publish IFRS Taxonomy 2018

14 Mar 2018

Summary of January 2018 Trustees meeting now available

13 Mar 2018

Issued IFRS Standards 2018 (Red Book)—available to order now

13 Mar 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Customer Services Representative required

12 Mar 2018

March 2018 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

09 Mar 2018

The IASB invites applications for membership of Management Commentary Consultative Group

07 Mar 2018

New IFRS 17 webcast: recognising the contractual service margin in profit or loss

07 Mar 2018

IFRS Foundation Asia-Oceania office Q4 2017 news summary

06 Mar 2018

February 2018 IASB podcast now available

05 Mar 2018

IFRS Foundation Trustees reappoint two IFRS Interpretations Committee members

02 Mar 2018

IFRS Foundation Trustees reappoint two IFRS Interpretations Committee members

02 Mar 2018

Issue 15 of the IASB Investor Update published

26 Feb 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Technical Associate required

23 Feb 2018

February 2018 IASB Update published and work plan updated

22 Feb 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Team Coordinator required

14 Feb 2018

February 2018 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

13 Feb 2018

February 2018 TRG for IFRS 17 meeting summary and podcast available

12 Feb 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Technical Principal required

09 Feb 2018

Panel debate—Hong Kong and IFRS Standards: past, present and future

07 Feb 2018

IFRS Foundation appoints Lee White as Executive Director

07 Feb 2018

International Accounting Standards Board issues narrow-scope amendments to pension accounting

05 Feb 2018

International Accounting Standards Board to issue Plan Amendment, Curtailment or Settlement (Amendments to IAS 19 Employee Benefits)

29 Jan 2018

Join the IFRS Foundation—Head of Content Services required

29 Jan 2018

IFRS Foundation updates jurisdiction profiles to reflect decision by 17 African countries to adopt IFRS Standards from 2019

27 Jan 2018

January 2018 IASB Update published and work plan updated

26 Jan 2018

Transition to the new IFRS Standard for insurance contracts

25 Jan 2018

IFRS Standards and their impact on financial stability and long-term investments

25 Jan 2018

Papua New Guinea adopts IFRS Standards and the IFRS for SMEs Standard

23 Jan 2018

TRG for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts—agenda papers for February 2018 meeting are available now

22 Jan 2018

IASB Research Forum 2018—Call for papers

19 Jan 2018

Required IFRS Standards 2018—new books available

18 Jan 2018

January 2018 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

17 Jan 2018

The IFRS 17 accounting model in one page

11 Jan 2018

IASB issues IFRS Taxonomy Update for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts

08 Jan 2018

IFRS 9 and IFRS 15 are now effective

22 Dec 2017

December IASB podcast now available

20 Dec 2017

December 2017 IFRS for SMEs Update published

18 Dec 2017

December 2017 IASB Update and work plan updated

14 Dec 2017

IFRS Foundation appoints seven new Trustees

12 Dec 2017

New IFRS 17 webcast: Transition to IFRS 17

11 Dec 2017

International Accounting Standards Board to issue annual improvements to IFRS Standards

07 Dec 2017

IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts—Help is at hand

06 Dec 2017

IFRS Foundation to move offices in 2018

01 Dec 2017

Keep up to date with the International Accounting Standards Board

01 Dec 2017

IFRS Foundation November news summary published

30 Nov 2017

IFRS Foundation publishes Proposed Taxonomy Update for annual improvements to the IFRS Taxonomy 2017

27 Nov 2017

IFRS Advisory Council October meeting report posted

24 Nov 2017

November IASB podcast now available

23 Nov 2017

IFRS Foundation Asia-Oceania office Q3 2017 news summary

21 Nov 2017

Feature: What investors ask about IFRS 17

17 Nov 2017

November 2017 IASB Update published and work plan updated

16 Nov 2017

November 2017 IASB Update published and work plan updated

14 Nov 2017

Join the IFRS Foundation—technical staff required

14 Nov 2017

Join the IFRS Foundation—.NET developer required

09 Nov 2017

IASB Chair's speech at international accounting seminar in Brazil

09 Nov 2017

Keep up with the International Accounting Standards Board

08 Nov 2017

Join the IFRS Foundation—digital content assistant required

06 Nov 2017

Join the IFRS Foundation—technical associate required

02 Nov 2017

New IFRS 17 webcast: recognition and derecognition

01 Nov 2017

IFRS Foundation to publish Proposed IFRS Taxonomy Update—2017 Annual Improvements

01 Nov 2017

Summary of the October 2017 IFRS Taxonomy Consultative Group meeting

01 Nov 2017

IFRS Foundation October news summary published

31 Oct 2017

October IASB podcast now available

27 Oct 2017

October 2017 IASB Update published and work plan updated

17 Oct 2017

Consultative Group for Rate Regulation meeting—agenda papers available

16 Oct 2017

October 2017 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

13 Oct 2017

New appointments to the IFRS Advisory Council

12 Oct 2017

International Accounting Standards Board issues narrow-scope amendments to IFRS 9 and IAS 28

10 Oct 2017

IFRS Foundation to publish amendments to IFRS 9 and IAS 28

09 Oct 2017

Issue 14 of the IASB Investor Update published

05 Oct 2017

IFRS Foundation publishes case study report: Better Communication—making disclosures more meaningful

03 Oct 2017

New IASB staff webcast on IFRS 9: don't forget disclosure!

02 Oct 2017

IFRS Foundation is looking for a new Asia-Oceania Office Director

02 Oct 2017

New IASB staff webcast: IFRS 16 lease term Q&A with Board Member Darrel Scott

29 Sep 2017

September IASB podcast now available

29 Sep 2017

Maintenance work on eIFRS and the IFRS shop

29 Sep 2017

IFRS for SMEs Update September 2017 published

26 Sep 2017

Conceptual Framework project discussed at the September 2017 World Standard-setters conference

22 Sep 2017

New materials: The role of the IFRS Interpretations Committee in supporting IFRS Standards

22 Sep 2017

September 2017 IASB Update published and work plan updated

21 Sep 2017

IASB announces composition of the Transition Resource Group for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts

19 Sep 2017

New IFRS 17 webcast: reinsurance contracts held

18 Sep 2017

IASB Chairman’s speech: The times, they are a-changin’

14 Sep 2017

IASB issues Practice Statement 2 Making Materiality Judgements and publishes Exposure Draft Definition of Material

12 Sep 2017

IASB publishes Exposure Draft to clarify how to distinguish accounting policies from accounting estimates

11 Sep 2017

IFRS Foundation to publish Practice Statement 2: Making Materiality Judgements and Exposure Draft: Definition of Material

11 Sep 2017

September 2017 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

08 Sep 2017

IFRS Foundation to publish Exposure Draft: Accounting Policies and Accounting Estimates

07 Sep 2017

September 2017 IFRS IC meeting—agenda papers available

05 Sep 2017

Investors: Issue 4 of the Essentials published

05 Sep 2017

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and IFRS Foundation sign Memorandum of Understanding

04 Sep 2017

A holistic look at IFRS Standards: the role of Post-implementation Reviews

21 Aug 2017

IFRS Foundation Asia-Oceania office Q2 2017 news summary

21 Aug 2017

IFRS Foundation is looking for an Assistant Web Editor

03 Aug 2017

IFRS Foundation seeks taxonomy specialists and other technical staff

03 Aug 2017

New webinar: How does IFRS 17 measure insurance contracts with short coverage periods?

31 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation Trustees publish findings on independent perception research

28 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation reappoints SME Implementation Group members

28 Jul 2017

IFRS Taxonomy 2017 now available in Spanish

27 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation publishes July 2017 Translations, Adoption and Copyright Update

27 Jul 2017

Deferred implementation date of Ind AS accounting model for insurance companies

26 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation releases IFRS Taxonomy Formula Linkbase 2017

24 Jul 2017

IASB staff webcast: IFRS 16 Lessee Disclosure—discussion with Board member Stephen Cooper

24 Jul 2017

July podcast on the International Accounting Standards Board's latest meeting available

21 Jul 2017

July 2017 IASB Update published and work plan updated

21 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation appoints Nili Shah as Executive Technical Director

20 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation's Asia-Oceania office Q1 2017 news summary

20 Jul 2017

New webinar: How does IFRS 17 work and what does it mean for investors?

19 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation publishes illustrative tagging for IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts

19 Jul 2017

IASB Research Forum 2017—call for non-academic applicants

18 Jul 2017

IFRS Foundation seeks technical staff

17 Jul 2017

FSB urges insurers to start implementation of IFRS 17 as soon as possible

11 Jul 2017

July 2017 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

03 Jul 2017

June podcast about IASB activities now available

29 Jun 2017

Joint ICAEW and IFRS Foundation Virtual Conference: IFRS 16 Leases

29 Jun 2017

IASB Chairman's speech: IFRS 17 and its contribution to financial stability

28 Jun 2017

June 2017 IFRS for SMEs Update published

27 Jun 2017

Issue 13 of the IASB Investor Update published

26 Jun 2017

Draft guidance on the IFRS for SMEs Standard published for public comment

26 Jun 2017

June 2017 IASB Update published and work plan updated

26 Jun 2017

How are IFRS Standards developed?

21 Jun 2017

New webinar available: Scope of IFRS 17

20 Jun 2017

IASB proposes amendments to IAS 16 to reduce diversity in practice

19 Jun 2017

IFRS Foundation seeks applications for IFRS Advisory Council Members

16 Jun 2017

Forthcoming publication: Exposure Draft: Property, Plant and Equipment—Proceeds before Intended Use

16 Jun 2017

IASB workshop for academics—Kuala Lumpur

13 Jun 2017

June 2017 IASB meeting—agenda papers available

13 Jun 2017

IFRS Advisory Council April meeting report posted

13 Jun 2017

Nick Anderson and Ann Tarca join the International Accounting Standards Board