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The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board sets high-quality international standards for auditing, assurance, and quality control that strengthen public confidence in the global profession.
The International Accounting Education Standards Board establishes standards, in the area of professional accounting education, that prescribe technical competence and professional skills, values, ethics, and attitudes.
The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants sets high-quality, internationally appropriate ethics standards for professional accountants, including auditor independence requirements.
The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board develops standards, guidance, and resources for use by public sector entities around the world for preparation of general purpose financial statements.
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High-quality business reporting is at the heart of strong and sustainable organizations, financial markets, and economies. It allows organizations to present a cohesive explanation of their business and helps them engage with internal and external stakeholders, including customers, employees, shareholders, creditors, and regulators, while also promoting better internal decision making. Professional accountants are integral to all phases of organizational reporting. Read More
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This guidance provides recommendations for the use of supplementary financial measures as part of high-quality financial reporting in organizations.
International Integrated Reporting guide assists audit committee and boards in their review of the Integrated Report.
This tool will help you identify the key areas that your organization may need to address to deliver more effective decision making.
The IFRS Foundation has announced the publications of the: Finnish translation of the 2016 Blue Book. It is now available in print and e-book formats from the IFRS Shop. Finnish translation of IFRS 16 Leases. It was issued by the International Accounting Standards Board in English in January 2016, and the translation is now available in print and e-book formats from the IFRS Shop and Japanese translation of the Exposure Draft Trustees’ Review of Structure and Effectiveness: Proposed Amendments to the IFRS Foundation Constitution, published in English in June 2016.
This guide focuses the conversation on sustainability-related trends and uncertainties that are likely to affect the financial condition or operating performance of a company.
The IOSCO guidance is intended to assist issuers in providing clear and useful disclosure for investors and other users of non-GAAP financial measures, and to help reduce the risk that such measures are presented in a way that could be misleading.
IFAC’s Accountability. Now Partner Global Initiative for Fiscal Transparency (GIFT) published a set of principles on how to encourage public participation in fiscal policy.
- FASB Study Delays Proposal on Liabilities, Equity Accounting
July 25, 2016 - BloombergBNA
- New IFAC Research Report Demonstrates Positive Association between Business Performance and Use of Accountants
July 22, 2016 - IFAC
- How to Tackle Implementation of Multiple High-Profile Accounting Standards
July 14, 2016 - Journal of Accountancy
- IASB to Focus on Communication Effectiveness of Financial Statements
July 12, 2016 - CFO Innovation
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