There is a growing concern that the highly complex International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are difficult to implement in practice, and will require substantial investment in database software. The problem is very acute for medium sized companies who may not have the resources to implement the standards in the detail that is required.
However, with well-trained professionals, the burden can be substantially reduced. By keeping abreast of changes professionals can plan ahead.
A host of new accounting standards on loan impairment, classification of financial assets and hedging rules along with more strict rules on consolidation will be examined.
Who is this course for?
Credit / Investment Analysts
Pension Fund Managers