The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) on Thursday proposed changes to its conceptual framework, which provides a foundational underpinning for financial reporting under IFRS. In an exposure draft, Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting,
The number of companies adopting a programme to detect and prevent supply-chain risks is increasing, but so are the instances of fraud, waste, or abuse that companies are experiencing in their supply chains, according to Deloitte research. To better manage these risks, companies can take four steps.
Sixty-one per cent of workers in fast-growth markets believe that bribery and corruption are widespread in their country, according to an EY report focused on Europe, the Middle East, India, and Africa. With pressure on companies to find new pockets for revenue growth, fraud concerns remain high.
Almost three-fourths of global insurance companies say their leadership views risk management as having strategic value, according to a new survey by Towers Watson. The number of insurers satisfied with their ERM performance has increased since the previous survey two years ago.
CFOs and finance directors of multinational companies are facing increased international tax challenges, including heightened scrutiny from authorities focused on preventing tax avoidance. Here’s how to deal with the challenges.
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) published its proposal to delay by one year the effective date of the new revenue recognition standard.
With growing connectedness of devices and infrastructure, cyber-security concerns are also going to grow, Tom Ridge, the former secretary of the US Department of Homeland Security, said at the AICPA CFO Conference.
Under a new law approved by the Parliament of India on May 13th, Indian residents with undeclared assets in foreign bank accounts could be hit with penalties, taxes, and even prison time.
CFOs continue to mention concerns about talent, especially as it relates to keeping their workforce aligned with the organisation’s culture, the head of the CFO Alliance says. Finance chiefs’ broadening role is about more than building the skills of the finance function; it’s about company-wide visibility and strategy.
A presentation that engages your audience and successfully conveys crucial information takes much more than a set of hastily put together PowerPoint slides. Communications consultant Steve Bustin outlines the secrets of an effective presentation and suggests creative ways to grab your audience’s attention and bring data to life.