Register now! IFRS® Discussion Group Meeting – January 10, 2019
November 16, 2018. Attend the upcoming IFRS Discussion Group meeting in person or virtually via livestream! You can see and hear the meeting discussion in real-time, no matter where you are in the world. Register as an observer now; spaces are limited!
Rate-regulated Activities – AcSB Research Paper
November 16, 2018. The Board has published its first major product under its research program, described in its 2016-2021 Strategic Plan. Read its research findings to learn how the Board is contributing to the work of the IASB and national standard setters, from an evidence-based perspective, on the topic of accounting for rate-regulated activities under IFRS® Standards.
AcSB Response – Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) Feedback on Draft Framework for Reporting Performance Measures
October 24, 2018. In response to the CSA’s feedback, the AcSB confirmed its support for working together to enhance the quality of reporting for performance measures and the support the Framework can provide to entities in complying with CSA requirements. We are committed to making revisions to the Framework that can help for-profit and non-profit entities in Canada and internationally.
IFRS® Discussion Group Audio Webcast – October 16, 2018
October 23, 2018. IFRS 16 takes effect soon, so listen to what the Group has to say on various leases implementation topics. The Group also shared insights on other topics such as joint arrangements, share-based payments and cryptocurrencies.
Meet Tom Scott of the IASB at the Canadian roundtables
October 5, 2018. Tom Scott, IASB Member and former AcSB Member will be attending roundtables in Canada the week of October 15, to get stakeholders views on the IASB's “Financial Instruments with Characteristics of Equity” project. Register now to reserve your seat!
AcSB Insurance Transition Resource Group Meeting Notes – September 17, 2018
October 3, 2018. Before the IASB® Transition Resource Group for IFRS 17 meeting on September 26 and 27, our Group met and discussed the same topics. This included the contract boundary, annual cohorts and premiums in reinsurance contracts issued. Our Group also considered submissions by Canadian stakeholders on the risk adjustment and conversion options under IFRS 17.
Volunteer Opportunity – Academic Advisory Council
September 19, 2018. The AcSB is currently seeking new members for its Academic Advisory Council, engaged in empirical, survey-based or experimental research. If you are interested, please submit your curriculum vitae by October 31, 2018.
Roundtable Discussions – Stakeholder Views Sought on the Financial Instruments with Characteristics of Equity Discussion Paper
September 7, 2018. The AcSB is hosting IASB roundtable discussions the week of October 15, 2018 to seek input on the IASB’s Discussion Paper. Discussions are taking place in cities across the country. Complete the registration form to attend the roundtable of your choice!
IFRS® Discussion Group Meeting Agenda – October 16, 2018
September 6, 2018. IFRS 16 takes effect soon, so our agenda is packed with leases implementation topics. Other topics for discussion include joint arrangements, share-based payments and cryptocurrencies. Register today to attend as an in-person or virtual observer!
Register now! IFRS® Discussion Group Meeting – October 16, 2018
August 27, 2018. Attend the upcoming IFRS Discussion Group meeting in person or virtually via livestream! You can see and hear the meeting discussion in real-time, no matter where in the world you are. Register as an observer now; spaces are limited!
Work with us! Seeking a new Accounting Standards principal
August 16, 2018. We are looking for a highly skilled, energetic, and committed new team member to advise and carry out the plans of the AcSB. Apply today!
Video – Linda Mezon launches the Draft Framework for Reporting Performance Measures
August 15, 2018. On June 14, 2018, the AcSB’s Draft Framework for Reporting Performance Measures was released. Watch this video to hear Linda Mezon’s presentation that launched this initiative, which took place at the 2018 FEI Canada Annual Conference.