Central Banking | 24 Jul 2013
François Groepe tells new cadre of chartered accountants that they have an important role in ensuring ‘structural challenges' are addressed effectively
Central Banking | 28 Feb 2012
Boston Fed researcher finds that implementing fair-value accounting may not necessarily provide financial statement users with more transparent and useful reporting
Central Banking | 26 Jan 2011
US Financial Accounting Standards Board reverses on May 2010 decision to expand fair-value accounting to most loans; commentators welcome move, saying it improves chances of IFRS convergence
Central Banking | 12 Oct 2010
Hans Hoogervorst, Dutch former cabinet minister, has been appointed chair of the International Accounting Standards Board
Central Banking | 07 Jul 2010
Monetary Authority of Singapore deputy chairman Lim Hng Kiang says improved ties between sovereign wealth funds will improve best practice in the industry
Central Banking | 11 May 2010
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell says fair-value accounting standards must be upheld despite amplifying crisis
Central Banking | 11 Mar 2010
Andrew Haldane draws on Macbeth to explain how financial instruments might be valued in future
Central Banking | 30 Sep 2009
Authors show that banks used discretion in classifying mortgage debt and in accounting for related losses and assets
Central Banking | 14 Sep 2009
Federal Reserve’s Elizabeth Duke says both FASB’s and IASB’s new approaches raise “number of concerns”
Central Banking | 03 Aug 2009
A near-term focus dominated policy, regulation, accounting standards and governance in the run up to the crisis. It cannot last, writes Jacques de Larosière.
This report covers the specific technologies required for firms to improve their ORM processes.
This white paper looks at the Basel Committee's BCBS239 principles, also known as PERDARR (Principles for Effective Risk Data Aggregation and Risk Reporting), which comes into force from 1 January 2016.