Featuring recent highlights from the European voice in financial reporting, find out how EFRAG’s new leadership team has set about enhancing the organisation’s three core activities: providing upstream influence; improving IFRS; and delivering endorsement advice.
EFRAG announces replacements in the EFRAG Board and EFRAG TEG. Chris De Noose has been appointed as EFRAG Board member on one of the banking seats and Ana Cortez has been appointed as EFRAG TEG member.
The academic literature review will form part of the evidence that EFRAG will consider in its Research on the impairment of equity investments and the relation between an effective impairment model and the recycling of gains or losses on disposal of equity investments designated at fair value through Other Comprehensive Income.
EFRAG has published its draft comment letter in response to the IASB's Exposure Draft ED/2017/4 Property, Plant and Equipment - Proceeds before Intended Use (Proposed amendments to IAS 16) and seeks constituents' views on the proposals. Comments on the draft comment letter are requested by 13 October 2017.
Following a request for technical advice from the European Commission, EFRAG is collecting evidence from European Constituents on information about the significance of their existing investments in equity instruments and the possible effects of IFRS 9 Financial Instruments on their equity portfolios. Participants are kindly required to complete this survey by 30 September 2017.
EFRAG and the Organismo Italiano di Contabilità (OIC) invite you to participate in a joint stakeholders event on Impact-analysis and Better Communication in Financial Reporting on Monday 9 October 2017 (from 14:00 to 18:00 hrs. CET) at the Ambasciatori Palace Hotel in Rome, Italy.
EFRAG presents the programme for the academic workshop Measurement in Financial Reporting – Challenges and Objectives.
EFRAG has published a summary report on the joint user outreach event with EFFAS, BVFA/ABAF and the IASB® held on Monday 3 July 2017 in Brussels covering the IASB's Discussion Paper DP/2017/1 Disclosure Initiative - Principles of Disclosure.
EFRAG is seeking an academic fellow with experience in financial reporting and IFRS to work with EFRAG during a sabbatical leave period of between 6 months and two years.
EFRAG is looking for financial reporting professionals with a good knowledge of IFRS and an interest in contributing to its future development. EFRAG also welcomes secondments from industry, the accountancy profession or National Standard Setters.
EFRAG is calling for candidates for its Technical Expert Group (EFRAG TEG). Eight of the sixteen members of EFRAG TEG will reach the end of their current term of appointment on 31 March 2018. Six of these eight members are eligible for reappointment and two will reach the end of their maximum term and cannot be reappointed.