IFRIC Update - September 11–12, 2018

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Location: London

On September 20, 2018, the IFRS Interpretations Committee released a summary of its September 11–12, 2018 meeting.

The following items were discussed:

Items on the current agenda

  • Customer’s right to access supplier’s application software (IAS 38 Intangible Assets)

Committee’s tentative agenda decisions

  • Assessment of promised goods or services (IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers)
  • Liabilities in relation to a joint operator’s interest in a joint operation (IFRS 11 Joint Arrangements)
  • Investment in a subsidiary accounted for at cost: Partial disposal (IAS 27 Separate Financial Statements)
  • Investment in a subsidiary accounted for at cost: Step acquisition (IAS 27 Separate Financial Statements)
  • Deposits relating to taxes other than income tax (IAS 37 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets)
  • Application of the highly probable requirement when a specific derivative is designated as a hedging instrument (IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IAS 39 Financial instruments: Recognition and measurement)

Committee’s agenda decisions

  • Expenditures on a qualifying asset (IAS 23 Borrowing Costs)
  • Borrowing costs on land (IAS 23 Borrowing Costs)
  • Determination of the exchange rate when there is a long-term lack of exchangeability (IAS 21 The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates)
  • Classification of a particular type of dual currency bond (IFRS 9 Financial Instruments)

Other matters

  • Cryptocurrencie
  • Accounting policies and accounting estimates (IAS 8 Accounting Policies, Changes in Accounting Estimates and Errors)
  • Committee work in progress

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