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International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS, formerly NSS)

International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS) (formerly known as National Standard-setters, NSS) is a grouping of national accounting standard-setters from around the world, plus other organisations that have a close involvement in financial reporting issues.

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  • 8th IFRS Regional Policy Forum - New Frontiers

  • Feb 18, 2014

  • The 8th IFRS Regional Policy Forum will be hosted by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) on 8-9 March 2014 in New Delhi following the meeting of the International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS). The policy forums are designed to be one of the key platforms in the Asian Oceanian region for stakeholders including regulators, to discuss IFRS related policy issues. The theme of the eighth forum will be 'Financial Reporting: New Frontiers'.

  • Report from recent IFASS meeting released

  • Dec 12, 2013

  • A report has been issued summarising the discussions at the meeting of the International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS) held in Brussels on 19‐20 September 2013.

  • Report from recent IFASS meeting released

  • Sep 30, 2013

  • A report has been issued summarising the discussions at the meeting of the International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS) held in São Paulo on 17‐18 April 2013.

  • Hans Hoogervorst talks collaboration at the WSS conference

  • Sep 23, 2013

  • IASB Chairman, Hans Hoogervorst gave a speech today at the World Standard-Setters (WSS) Conference on strengthening institutional relationships. He discussed the role that collaboration plays in the current and future success of IFRS.

  • Report from recent IFASS meeting released

  • Jan 17, 2013

  • A report has been issued summarising the discussions at a meeting of the International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS, formerly the NSS) held in Zurich on 22-23 October 2012. The meeting covered a broad range of topics, including the future relationships between the IASB and regional and national standard setters, topical issues in financial reporting, reports from regional groups and administrative matters.

  • Meeting documentation pack for the WSS meeting

  • Oct 25, 2012

  • The IASB has posted to its website a 'meeting documentation pack' for the the annual World Standard Setters (WSS) meeting, which is currently being hosted by the IASB in London (starting today). The pack contains the detailed agenda with speakers' lists, all slides that will be shown and all agenda papers.

  • Report from recent IFASS meeting released

  • Jun 04, 2012

  • The International Forum of Accounting Standards Setters (IFASS) met in Kuala Lumpur on 29-30 March 2012. A detailed report of proceedings at the meeting has now been released, outlining discussions on numerous topics such as the relationship between standard setters and the IASB, the IASB's work programme and processes, and a report on the possible adoption of IFRS in the United States noting a possible "step back".

  • Agenda from recent IFASS meeting

  • Apr 04, 2012

  • The International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS), previously known as the National Standard Setters (NSS), met recently in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Whilst a report from the meeting is not expected for a number of weeks, there was a wide range of important topics discussed at the meeting.

  • Upcoming NSS, WSS and AOSSG meetings

  • Aug 31, 2011

  • Several meetings of groups of standard setters in the field of accounting and financial reporting who support the IASB in the development of a single set of high quality international accounting standards are coming up in autumn.