International Financial Reporting Standards (Ifrs)
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Hoogervorst says work on classification and measurement "has been done for nothing"
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Trades cleared voluntarily would not be protected by hedge accounting under IASB proposals
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A major change is needed to correct new hedge accounting rules, which could restrict derivatives use by Asian firms hedging their foreign currency exposures
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