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  • January 2020 IASB meeting agenda posted

    20 Jan 2020

    The IASB has posted the agenda for its next meeting, which will be held at its offices in London on 28–30 January 2020. There are eleven topics on the agenda.

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  • Global accountancy bodies call for improved SDG disclosures

    20 Jan 2020

    The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS), the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ), the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the World Benchmarking Alliance have jointly published a report calling for improved UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) disclosures.

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  • CMAC seeks members

    17 Jan 2020

    The Capital Markets Advisory Committee (CMAC) is seeking new members and welcomes applications from analysts and investors from all over the world.

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  • GPF seeks members

    15 Jan 2020

    The Global Preparers Forum (GPF) is seeking new members with an emphasis for candidates from Africa, Asia-Oceania, and European regions with a background in technology and/or retail.

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  • AcSB and ASBJ hold joint meeting

    14 Jan 2020

    On 13 January 2020, the Canadian Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) held a joint meeting in Toronto. The meeting was the first bilateral meeting between the two standard-setters.

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  • EFRAG endorsement status report 17 January 2020

    published 17 Jan 2020

    The endorsement status report has been updated to reflect that the European Union has formally adopted 'Interest Rate Benchmark Reform (Amendments to IFRS 9, IAS 39 and IFRS 7)' published by the IASB in September 2019.

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  • IPSAS in your pocket — 2020 edition

    published 16 Jan 2020

    This guide summarises the provisions of all International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS), recommended practice guidelines and the conceptual framework, outstanding at 1 January 2020.

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  • IFRS on Point — December 2019

    published 09 Jan 2020

    'IFRS on Point' highlights critical financial reporting developments. It provides a great way to catch up on the main IFRS-related news stories of the previous month.

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  • EFRAG endorsement status report 7 January 2020

    published 08 Jan 2020

    The endorsement status report has been updated to provide additional guidance on when endorsement of the two amendments to IFRSs that became effective on 1 January 2020 but have not been endorsed for use in the European Union yet might be expected.

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  • Heads Up — Keep it simple: FASB issues ASU on income taxes

    published 19 Dec 2019

    This Heads Up summarizes the FASB’s recently issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2019-12, "Simplifying the Accounting for Income Taxes." The ASU enhances and simplifies various aspects of the income tax accounting guidance in ASC 740.

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