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March 2019

Summary of the January 2019 MCCG meeting

Feb 28, 2019

On February 28, 2019, the International Accounting Standards Board (the Board) published a summary of the Management Commentary Consultative Group (MCCG) meeting held on January 11, 2019.

Under the heading of "Performance, position and progress", the MCCG discussed the following:

  • Overall approach
  • Analysis of the financial statements
  • Matters that could affect the entity’s future development

Review the press release and summary on the Board's website.

Updated IASB work plan — Analysis

Mar 21, 2019

On March 21, 2019, the International Accounting Standards Board (the Board) updated its work plan following its March 2019 meeting.

Below is an analysis of all changes that were made to the work plan since our last analysis on February 11, 2019.

Stan­dard-set­ting projects

  • No changes

Main­te­nance projects

Research projects

Other projects

The revised IASB work plan is available on the Board's website.

Updated IPSAS-IFRS alignment dashboard

Mar 28, 2019

In March 2019, the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB), which develops the of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) for financial reporting by governments and other public sector entities, released an updated IPSAS-IFRS alignment dashboard showing how far individual IPSAS are aligned with corresponding IFRS® Standards.

The alignment dashbord was updated for the March 2019 IPSASB meeting and now also includes IPSAS 42 Social Benefit issued in January 2019.

Review the updated dashboard on the IPSASB's website. And review our 2019 edition of IPSAS in your pocket published by our Global firm.

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