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ACRA has issued changes to the ACRA Code to adopt two IESBA’s Final Pronouncements relating to the Revisions to Part 4B and Role & Mindset provisions. The changes will take effect from 31 December 2021.
These changes mirror ISCA’s EP 100 (revised on 7 July 2021) which is also effective 31 December 2021.
ISCA issues FRB 9 (Revised) Accounting Implications of the Interest Rate Benchmark Reform to share accounting considerations on specific matters to assist entities in their understanding of the accounting for financial instruments and hedge accounting which are affected by the replacement of interest rate benchmarks within these contracts.
ISCA issues FRG 3 Preparation of Interim Financial Statements under SFRS(I) 1-34 Interim Financial Reporting (in compliance with the SGX Listing Rule 705(3A)) and two sets of Illustrative Condensed Interim Financial Statements to assist issuers in understanding the implications of SGX Listing Rule 705(3A) and applying SFRS(I) 1-34’s requirements in their preparation of interim financial statements.
To stay relevant, practitioners have to continuously review and adopt innovative strategies to improve service levels and audit quality. In the first of this two-part series published in IS Chartered Accountant, January 2015, we shared that offshoring could be one such strategy. We also explained the benefits and challenges of offshoring, and debunked some of the myths surrounding it.
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