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Agenda for the upcoming IFASS meeting

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18 Mar 2016

The International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS) will meet in Toronto on 4 and 5 April 2016.

The agenda for the meeting, which will be the last meeting under the chairmanship of  Ms Tricia O’Malley, is summarised below:

Monday, 4 April 2016 (09:00-17:15)

  • Opening remarks
  • IASB workplan and Foundation developments
  • Professional Judgement and “Terms of Likelihood” under IFRS
  • Report back on member project – Use of Financial Information by Investors
  • Reports from regional groups: AOSSG, EFRAG, GLASS, PAFA
  • Topical issue – FEE paper The Future of Corporate Reporting – creating the dynamics for change
  • Administrative matters:
    • Assessment of last meeting
    • Process and timetable for transfer of Secretariat


Tuesday, 5 April 2016 (09:00-16:15)

  • Not for profit organisation issues
  • Topical issue – Cash Flow Information
  • IPSASB update
  • IFRS implementation issue – How can IASB and NSS work together to foster consistent application?
  • Wrap up

A report from meeting will be made available in due course; the report from the last IFASS meeting (autumn 2015, London) is available here.

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