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IFRS Update
IFRS Update

The IFRS update programme will be delivered by a highly sought after experienced IFRS expert with practical industry experience who is also a dedicated PwC's Academy staff.

The course content is designed and approved by PwC's Academy which is the education arm of one of the world's most prestigious accounting firms.


IFRS Update

International Financial Reporting Standards are the world’s most widely applied accounting standards and are constantly evolving. This one day course will provide an update on all the latest developments and trends in IFRS globally and regionally, including new and revised standards effective in 2017 and beyond. In addition, delegates will receive an update of ongoing projects and other developments in corporate reporting around the world.

IFRS Update

Using illustrative IFRS financial statements and explanation of changes in IFRSs, this course enhances interactive participation and group discussion. The course combines the formal theoretical instruction and live case studies making it highly interactive presentation based course.

IFRS Update

This course is ideal for audit practitioners, CFOs, finance directors, finance controllers/managers, internal auditors, accountants and financial analysts, who want to stay updated with the latest developments in IFRS and prepare for the impact of those on their business.

We have three discount options available, however please check with us directly for details as discounts are limited to certain cities.

  • 5% early bird discount for registrations completed one month before session date
  • 10% corporate discount for a minimum of 3 registrations : Contact us directly
  • 15% discount for groups of 4 or more delegates

The discounts cannot be combined.

Course structure

IFRS global news

  •   IFRS news from around the world
  •   Insight into the economic realities of the corporate world around the globe
  •   Topics on the IASB’s technical agenda

IFRS in the region

IFRS standards which have given rise to issues in the region and serve as a refresher of how these important standards should be applied

  • IAS 16 Property, plant and equipment
  • IAS 20 Accounting for government grants and disclosure of government assistance
  • IAS 1 Presentation of financial statements
  • IAS 24 Related party disclosures

IFRS 15 revenue from contracts with customers

  • A refresher of the five step model
  • Update on performance obligations, licensing and agent versus principal
  • Practical adoption issues

IFRS 16 Leases

  • Overview of the leasing ‘problem’ and ‘solution’
  •  A new definition of what constitutes a lease
  •  Death of an operating lease (for lessees) and what this means for financial statements
  •  Implementation and the transitional arrangements that are helpful for those organisations who can plan ahead

IFRS 9 financial instruments

Overview of the changes to:

  • Classification and measurement
  • Impairment under the expected loss model
  • Hedge accounting

Other changes

  •  Other changes to IFRS which will have an impact on this region including IFRIC update

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