The new accounting standard for financial instruments IFRS 9 is coming into effect in 2018, and will have a significant impact on International banks and financial institutions worldwide. IFRS replaces IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement, thus making this updated knowhow vital to todays professionals.
Numerous changes are in place, designed to make annual reports more meaningful to investors as well as simplifying how auditors implement the rules and introduce safeguards to ensure that a severe credit crisis cannot emerge again.
Classification of Financial Instruments (IFRS 9)
Initial and Subsequent Measurement (IAS 39, IFRS 9)
Issue of ‘Entity’s Own Credit Risk’ (IFRS 9)
Impairment of Financial Assets (IAS 39 and IFRS 9)
Effective Interest Method (IAS 39 and IFRS 9)
Derecognition of Financial Assets (IAS 39 and IFRS 9)
Derecognition of Financial Liabilities (IAS 39 and IFRS 9)
Derivatives and Embedded Derivatives (IAS 39 and IFRS 9)
Overview of Hedge Accounting (IAS 39 and IFRS 9)
IAS 32 Financial Instruments: Presentation
Presentation and Disclosures (IFRS 7)
Who should attend
The course will be of benefit professionals as follows:
DATES: 12 March
DURATION: 7 Hours (7 CPD units)
LOCATION: EIMF Premises, Nicosia
TIME: 09:00 - 17:00
FEES: €200 + VAT
Participants will receive a certificate for successful participation indicating all topics covered
If you need help completing the online registration form, please give us a call at 2227 4470 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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