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Financial Reporting: Your Guide To Reading Global Financial Reports Webinar

CPE

When
July 18
11:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

CPE Credits
8-A&A

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $245 | Nonmember: $345


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Course No.
4192875B
Level
Overview
Prerequisites
None.

Description

  • Identify underlying concepts to preparing a financial report.
  • Observe similarities and differences between IFRS financial statement presentation and disclosure requirements and U.S. GAAP requirements.
  • Observe differences between U.S. GAAP and IFRS financial reporting with regard to assets and liabilities and other reporting issues, including revenue and leases.

Highlights

Gain the knowledge required to read and understand the differences between IFRS and U.S. GAAP financial reports.

A recent IFRS Foundation survey found that 116 of 140 jurisdictions required IFRS for all or most companies. More than 500 foreign companies report to the SEC using IFRS which is globally accepted. Attendees will go through an IFRS financial statement and outline basic distinctions between U.S. GAAP and IFRS reports.

Formerly titled: Financial Reporting: Your Guide to Reading Financial Reports

Materials are provided as an ebook for this course.



Speaker(s)

Bobbe M. Barnes, CPA, CMA, CGFM

Bobbe is an educator and consultant with many years of professional experience in IFRS, US GAAP, and certification training around the world. She recently completed nine years overseas working in emerging economies, where she led the team that developed the Certified International Professional Accounting certificate program, comprising training courses and examinations. Bobbe has worked in many countries and regions including the USA, Africa, Central &, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Mongolia, Russia, Ukraine, Middle East, and Far East including China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and South Korea. Bobbe is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), and a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM). In addition, she is active in the Institute of Management Accountants, having served on the Board of Directors and the standing Committee on Ethics. Just recently she was a keynote speaker at the International Accounting and Auditing Conference in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, and a speaker at the fifth annual Middle East IFRS and Accounting Summit in Dubai, where she also conducted a full day workshop on Financial Instruments.


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