Accounting and financial reporting experts from different regions of the world will present and discuss the main provisions, changes and challenges associated with the new standards developed by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB): IFRS 13, Fair Value Measurement and IFRS 9, Financial Instruments: Measurement and Recognition.
Speakers will share their experience and points of view regarding the improvements and implementation challenges that the new standards would bring about in their respective countries when they become effective in the coming years.
They will highlight the key differences between IAS 39 and IFRS 9. Considerations for special circumstances of emerging economies and developing countries will also be discussed.
Participants attending the workshop will include: government authorities, regulators, standard-setters, academic representatives, private sector, banking sector, among others.