AASB issues Australian amendment for disclosure initiative on additional cash flow statement disclosures

In line with the International Accounting Standards Board’s January 2016 release of amendments to IAS 7 Statement of Cash Flows, the Australian Accounting Standards Board, in March 2016, issued AASB 2016-2 Amendments to Australian Accounting Standards – Disclosure Initiative: Amendments to AASB 107.

The changes require additional disclosures about changes in an entity’s financing liabilities arising from both cash flow and non-cash flow items.

For more details, refer to February Accounting News article, More cash flow statement disclosures – Changes to IAS 7.