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World Standard-setters meeting programme available

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31 Jul 2017

A programme has been released for the upcoming World Standard-setters meeting, which is being held in London on 25-26 September 2017.

A summary of the programme is set out below:

Monday, 25 September 2016 (09:00 - 18:30)

  • Welcome address
  • IASB Technical programme update
  • Working with National Standard-setters (NSS), including supporting implementation of IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts
  • Rate-regulated activities
    • case study
    • small-group discussions
  • Education sessions (two rounds)
    • IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts
    • Better communication in financial reporting
    • Maintenance activities/supporting implementation
    • Conceptual Framework

Tuesday, 26 September 2016 (09:00 - 13:00)

  • Financial instruments with characteristics of equity
    • case study
    • small-group discussions
  • Feedback on case studies
    • Rate-regulated activities
    • Financial instruments with characteristics of equity

Papers for the meeting are expected to be made available in due course on the IASB's website. The WSS meeting will be immediately followed by a meeting of the International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS).

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