IASB 'Global Preparers Forum' on 26 March 2009

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09 Mar 2009

The IASB will meet with representatives of companies that use IFRSs at a Global Preparers Forum on Thursday 26 March 2009 from 10:00am to 16:30pm at the Board's offices, 30 Cannon Street, London.

The purpose of the Global Preparers Forum is to provide input into concepts and proposals that the IASB is developing and offer advice to the IASB on the practical implications of its intended proposals for preparers of financial statements. The meeting is open to public observation.

Agenda for the Global Preparers Forum, 26 March 2009

Morning (10:00-12:30):

  • Meeting with Analyst Representative Group members to discuss Financial Statement Presentation
Afternoon (13:15-16:30):
  • IASB work plan
  • Feedback on comment letters received for recent projects
  • Specific jurisdiction developments (European Union/US/Asia)
  • Credit crunch impact on IFRS
  • Lessons to be learnt from 2008 calendar year end financial reporting
    • Financial instruments December 2008 developments
    • Impairment practicalities
  • Dynamic provisioning
  • Consolidated financial statements ED10
  • Post retirement benefits
  • Leasing
  • Revenue recognition

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