Accounting Roundup - February 2015
Staying on top of financial reporting developments
AASB approved AASB 9 'Financial Instruments' in January 2015, which replaces AASB 139 'Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement', effective 1 January 2018.
Other new pronouncements approved by the AASB include:
- AASB 2014-9 Amendments to Australian Accounting Standards – Equity Method in Separate Financial Statements
- AASB 2014-10 Amendments to Australian Accounting Standards – Sale or Contribution of Assets between an investor and its Associate or Joint Venture
- AASB 2015-1 Amendments to Australian Accounting Standards – Annual Improvements to Australian Accounting Standards 2012-2014 Cycle
- AASB 9 Financial Instruments.
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