Webcast: IFRS 9 - Financial Instruments and Hedge Accounting

IFRS 9 - Financial instruments and Hedge Accounting

PwC is pleased to present IFRS 9 - Financial instruments and Hedge Accounting. This session provided an overview of IFRS 9 with a focus on the recently finalized hedge accounting standard.

The agenda included:

  • the IASB's financial instruments project and expected timelines
  • the classification and measurement standards which will be adopted concurrently with the revisions to hedge accounting
  • expanded hedgeable risks, option hedging improvements, and other expansion / simplifications of the hedge designation rules
  • effectiveness assessments under IFRS 9
  • transition rules and Canadian specific considerations

Our presenters included experienced partners from our National & Global Accounting Consulting Services Group and Financial Risk Management Group.

A recording of the webcast is available for viewing.