Tuesday 18 September 2018

Industry News and Updates - January 2018

PROFESSION SHOULD PLAY GREATER ROLE IN ATTRACTING DIVERSE TALENT, FINDS ACCA

The accountancy profession should identify more pro-active approaches to continue to improve social mobility, according a to a new report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants).  In Purpose and the profession, a global survey of 13,635 members and students, the ACCA has found that social mobility is transforming the talent pool for professional accountants.  Click here to find out more .

TRANSITION TO THE NEW IFRS STANDARD FOR INSURANCE CONTRACTS

International Accounting Standards Board member Amaro Gomes outlines the materials and other support available to national standard-setters and regulators planning for implementation of IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts.    Click here to find out more .

STUDENTS CELEBRATE THEIR EXAM SUCCESS

ICAEW students have started 2018 on a high with the release of their exam results for the first Level 4 Accounting Technician apprenticeship end-point assessments and the December 2017 Professional Level exam results.  There was an impressive 95% completion rate for the 2016 cohort of Level 4 Accounting Technician apprentices.  These students have demonstrated the required knowledge, skills and behaviours, and have passed both ICAEW end-point assessments - the Role Simulation exam and the Portfolio and Reflective Statement, completing all requirements of the apprenticeship.  Click here to find out more .

IFRS 9 AND IFRS 15 ARE NOW EFFECTIVE

IFRS 9 'Financial Instruments' and IFRS 15 'Revenue from Contracts with Customers' are now effective.  IFRS 9 was issued in 2014 and replaces 'Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement'.  It consists of three different parts: classification and measurement, impairment and hedge accounting.  IFRS 15 was also issued in 2014.  It replaces two Standards, IAS 18 'Revenue' and IAS 11 'Construction Contracts'.  IFRS 15 specifies when and how much revenue a company should recognise, and the information about revenue that the company should disclosed in its financial statements.  Click here to find out more .

 
 

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