IASB issues three investor webcasts
As part of its Investor Education Initiative, the IASB has published three investor-focused education webcasts to keep the investor community informed on recent accounting matters. The webcasts are done in collaboration with the CFA Institute.
The following webcasts are available:
- What investors need to know about financial instruments offsetting in a post-crisis world — Reviews the IASB’s guidance related to offsetting arrangements that was introduced in December 2011.
- Accounting for Post-Employment Benefits — Discusses the reasoning behind the changes issued in June 2011 for the accounting for post-employment benefits and what investors should expect from these changes.
- Accounting for Jointly Controlled Entities — Discusses the reasoning behind the changes issued in May 2011 for the accounting for jointly controlled entities (including joint ventures) and what investors should expect from these changes.