Sunday 17 January 2021

Exposed - Policies vs Estimates

Ian Charles continues from his last blog post "Policies or Estimates - How to Distinguish Them" by reviewing and commenting on the IASB Proposals to amend IAS 8.

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Policies or Estimates - How to distinguish them.

In this blog post Ian Charles explores the meaning of accounting policies, and accounting estimates, as they are found in IAS 8.

Essential IFRS 2020 Now Available to Purchase

The 2020 Edition of our popular Essential IFRS Guide is now available to purchase and download as an eBook on our website and Amazon Kindle.

IFRS Classroom Courses - 2021 Dates Announced

We are pleased to announce the dates for the IFRS Classroom Courses, which we will be running in the first half of 2021 .

Essentials Series Available as Paperback Books and Kindle eBooks

We are so excited that our Essentials Series Books are also now available to purchase from Amazon as paperback copies, as well as Kindle eBooks.


2020 - 2021 ACCA Study Texts are now available to download from Amazon as Paperback Copies or Kindle eBooks.

A new project recently added to the IASBs Work Plan

EWI's IFRS Expert Ian Charles discusses changes to the IASB work plan in his latest blog post.

EWI ACCA & Essentials Texts now available on Volow

Our Essentials and ACCA texts are now available to download and read on Volow.

Max Headroom and IAS 36 Impairment Disclosures

Some of you of a certain age reading this post will remember in the mid-1980s, the representation of an Artificial Intelligence character called Max Headroom....

Updated Versions of Essentials Series Texts Now Available

We have updated our Essentials Series Guides with the latest and most relevant industry information and updates.

"Involvement or investment in a controlled entity - very different out...

Ian Charles comments on the deep implications of the terms "investment" and "involvement" within IFRS 10 Consolidated Financial Statements.

Volatility in the P and L under IFRS 9 and the overlay exemption under...

We answer the question posed in a previous blog post:  “Other than by the exercise of different designation choices under IFRS 9 compared to...

The Contemporary Non-Executive Director

The ‘Contemporary NED’ needs to help their organisation navigate and develop a coherent response to these aspects. The NED role itself has an element of...

Cash Equivalents in IAS 7 - A few thoughts from our IFRS Experts

Ian Charles discusses cash equivalents in IAS 7.

Ian Charles Discusses Impairment and Interim Reporting

Ian Charles comments on Interim and Impairment Reporting in his regular blog post.

Use EWI's bespoke testing offering to prove knowledge for CPD

It has never been more important to be able to prove your knowledge and learning in your CPD - whether satisfying internal company policy or...

Ian Charles comments on IAS 24 Related Party Disclosures

Ian Charles comments on IAS 24 - Related Party Disclosures in this months IFRS Blog Post

Up-skill in your spare time with Obby!

Obby is an online market place offering all sorts of new learning experiences, for all sorts of people.  It was founded at the start of...

New Essentials Series Texts Now Available

We have released three new titles as part of our Essentials Series Guides, which are available to downl oad as eBooks  now.


All of our ACCA & Essentials Series Chapters are now available to purchase and download on Amazon Kindle.

Purchase Access to our Testing System on the EWI website

Purchase access to our online testing system from the EWI website, tests are available for IFRS, FRS 102, Corporate Governance and general business skills.

EWI announces launch of new "Essential Series" of Study Guides

At EWI we  believe  that to be successful in studies, training or business you need to have essential knowledge in key areas.   ...

EWI's IFRS offering expands to include "bitesize" overview videos

Watch our new, completely free IFRS videos that provide an overview of all key IFRS knowledge.

EWI Announces New Online Testing System

Use EWI's new online testing platform to certify for IFRS & FRS102 Practitioners.

IASB publishes amendments to IAS 7 Statement of cash flows.

The IASB today published narrow focus amendments to IAS 7 Statement of cash flows as part of the wider Disclosure Initiative project portfolio. 

IASB publishes narrow-scope amendments to IAS 12 "Income Taxes"

IAS 12 requires the recognition of deferred tax assets on all deductible temporary differences (with exceptions) to the extent that it is probable that taxable profit...

EWI's Essential Strategy Guide now available to purchase

The EWI Essential Strategy Guide, part of our Essentials Series, is now available to purchase and download as an eBook.

Corporate Governance Training available through the Non-Executive Dire...

EWI's partner organisation, NEDA, provides high quality Corporate Governance Training. 

Upcoming Training Courses

We are running IFRS courses in London this autumn. Leveraging our knowledge as a leading provider of specialist IAS & IFRS training; we are opening...

EWI appointed as ACT's representative in China

EWI is delighted to announce that it has entered into an agreement with the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) to act as the ACT's representative...

ACCA Updates

ACCA is introducing four exam sessions a year - starting in limited markets and exam centres from September 2015, before being rolled out across all...




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