This intensive 2 day course conducted by a former senior City banker focuses on explaining the fundamentals and most up to date requirements for IFRS reporting standards.
You will learn about the main framework as well as more complex norms dealing with non-current assets and intangibles including property and equipment, leasing, business combinations, provisions and contingent assets.
You will also have a chance to explore the standards dealing with the disclosure and presentation of financial instruments.
Finally the treatment of off balance items and derivatives will be explained.
The course programme includes many real life case studies illustrating discussed material.
Knowledge of key accounting principles, such as the structure of financial statements and common accounting terms, will be required to obtain maximum benefit from this programme.
By the end of this course you will:
• Have a clear understanding of the application of IFRS
• Be able to prepare financial statements in accordance with IAS / IFRS rules
• Learn about the most significant standards and interpretations that are currently applicable
• Explore the latest changes and requirements
• Understand the difference between GAAP to IFRS reporting standards
Mon, 13/04/2015 - 11:30
Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »
Wed, 15/04/2015 - 13:05
In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more. ... »
Tue, 14/04/2015 - 12:14
Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »
Tue, 07/04/2015 - 09:57
Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »
Wed, 01/04/2015 - 09:12
As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »
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