International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Bank accounting has improved in past two years, BoE governor tells hearing
Accountants caution UK managers seeking IFRS tax arbitrage
This white paper looks at the heavy impact of regulation on investment managers, the mitigation of outsourcing risk, inefficiencies in corporate actions processing and the growing importance of collateral management.
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Hoogervorst says work on classification and measurement "has been done for nothing"
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Banks and industry groups have been joined by an unlikely ally in their protests about the accounting treatment of assets held in liquidity buffers – the European Banking Authority. By Lukas Becke...
Trades cleared voluntarily would not be protected by hedge accounting under IASB proposals
The chief economist of Sweden’s debt office fears new rules on available-for-sale securities will make government bonds less liquid
Industry says action is imperative as hedges could be rendered ineffective by the market's switch to OIS discounting
A major change is needed to correct new hedge accounting rules, which could restrict derivatives use by Asian firms hedging their foreign currency exposures
This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.