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Abbreviations

AASB Auditing and Assurance Standards Board
AASOC Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council
AcSOC Accounting Standards Oversight Council
AcSB Accounting Standards Board
AICPA American Institute of CPAs
AOSSG Asian-Oceanian Standard-Setters Group
ASAF Accounting Standards Advisory Forum
ASBJ Accounting Standards Board of Japan
ASC Alberta Securities Commission
AMF Autorité des marchés financiers
Basel Basel Committee on Banking Supervision
BCSC British Columbia Securities Commission
CAS Canadian Auditing Standard
CPAB Canadian Public Accountability Board
CPRB Canadian Performance Reporting Board
CRD Central Registration Depository
CSA Canadian Securities Administrators
CSAE Canadian Standard On Assurance Engagements
CSRS Canadian Standard on Related Services
DP Discussion Paper
DTI Deposit-taking Institution
ED Exposure Draft
EFRAG European Financial Reporting Advisory Group
EIC Emerging Issues Committee
FAQ Frequently Asked Questions
FASB Financial Accounting Standards Board
FEE Fédération des Experts Comptables Européens
FRE Federally Regulated Entities
FRFI Federally Regulated Financial Institution
FSB Financial Stability Board
GRI Global Reporting Initiative
IAS International Accounting Standard
IASB International Accounting Standards Board
IAASB International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board
ICAEW Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
ICAS Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
IESBA International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants
IFAC International Federation of Accountants
IFASS International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters
IFRIC International Financial Reporting Interpretations Committee
IFRS International Financial Reporting Standard
IIROC Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada
IOSCO International Organization of Securities Commissions
IPSAS International Public Sector Accounting Standard
IPSASB International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board
ISA International Standard on Auditing
ITC Invitation to Comment
IVSC International Valuation Standards Council
NFPO Not-for-profit Organization
OSC Ontario Securities Commission
OSFI Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions
PCAOB Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
PSAB Public Sector Accounting Board
PSASB Public Sector Accounting Standards Board
RFI Request for Information
SASB Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
SEC Securities and Exchange Commission
SOP Statement of Principles
TSX Toronto Stock Exchange

Correction list for hyphenation

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