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Taiwan’s listed companies adopt IFRS

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 2 Jan 2013

The Taiwanese Financial Supervisory Commission said that IFRS has started to apply for all publicly traded companies based in Taiwan.. read more

EC to propose mandatory non-financial reporting

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 18 Dec 2012

The European Commission (EC) will propose a change in European Union (EU) law to make further non-financial disclosures for certain companies.... read more

ICAEW calls to end convergence in favour of global IFRS adoption

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 12 Dec 2012

The ICAEW has urged the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) to ‘end the era of convergence’, suggesting instead that all listed.... read more

PCAOB finds deficiencies in ICFR audit opinions

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 11 Dec 2012

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has found shortfalls related to Internal Control over Financial Reporting (ICFR) in the.... read more

ESG reporting increases among South African companies in 2012

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 10 Dec 2012

The number of South African companies increasing their sustainability reporting practices has improved in 2012, according to annual Johannesburg.... read more

CPAs vital to clients’ digital innovation: AICPA

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 6 Dec 2012

The majority US CPA’s have embraced the ‘cloud’ and think they are vital to clients’ digital innovation, an American Institute of Certified Public.... read more

CPA Australia issues SME sustainability report guide

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 6 Dec 2012

CPA Australia has issued a Small-to-Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) sustainability report guide, co-developed by the Prince of Wales Accounting for.... read more

IASB publishes proposals for amendments to IAS 16

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 5 Dec 2012

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has published an exposure draft of proposed amendments to IAS 16: Property, Plant and Equipment.... read more

BOE: IASB and FASB need to agree on UK banks’ buffers

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 30 Nov 2012

Transition to an international accounting regime characterised by forward-looking provisions on bank’s losses needs to be speeded up, the Bank of.... read more

IASB publishes IFRS Taxonomy 2012 interim release

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 29 Nov 2012

The IFRS Foundation has published the IFRS Taxonomy 2012 interim release for Investment Entities.. read more

IASB issue IFRS proposals

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 21 Nov 2012

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has issued proposed amendments to four IFRSs for public comment.. read more

IFAC appoints first female deputy president

  • Author: Jonathan Minter
  • Published: 19 Nov 2012

Olivia Kirtley has been appointed deputy president of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and is the first female to hold the.... read more

Calls for UAE businesses to adopt integrated reporting

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 19 Nov 2012

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and the Pearl Initiative call for United Arab Emirates based companies to adopt integrated reporting and enhanced.... read more

IASB to discuss ‘disclosure overload’ at forum

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 14 Nov 2012

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) is planning to host a public disclosure forum on 28 January 2013 to consider ‘disclosure.... read more

Integrated reporting helps break down silos: IIRC

  • Author: Hannah Meltzer
  • Published: 14 Nov 2012

Integrated Reporting () can help to breakdown silos between teams within business, according to a report from communications agency Black Sun.... read more

Former SEC chief accountant expresses US doubts on IFRS

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 13 Nov 2012

Investors would like to have global standards around the world but not necessarily IFRS, former US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).... read more

IPSASB consults on public sector reporting framework

  • Author: Hannah Meltzer
  • Published: 13 Nov 2012

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) has issued two exposure drafts as it moves to develop a conceptual framework.... read more

Hoogervorst: IFRS unstoppable, US to make its choice

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 7 Nov 2012

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) chairman Hans Hoogervorst has said the momentum of IFRS becoming global standards has now.... read more

Hoogervorst: IFRS unstoppable, US to make its choice

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 7 Nov 2012

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) chairman Hans Hoogervorst has said the momentum of IFRS becoming global standards has now.... read more

FSB calls for IASB, FASB to renew convergence efforts

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 6 Nov 2012

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has called for the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the US Financial Accounting Standards.... read more


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