Accounting News, October 2015

20 October 2015

Sheryl Levine |

In this edition we look at an easy way to commence the ‘decluttering’ process on your financial statements by starting with a ruthless consideration of your accounting policies.

We also examine hedge accounting and why exporters might choose to apply hedge accounting.

Lastly, we look at the new format that the Australian Accounting Standards Board is using when reissuing Australian Accounting Standards and Interpretations.

In this issue

  • ‘Decluttering’ your financial statements – easy starting point - your accounting policies
  • What is hedge accounting? ... Why exporters might choose to apply hedge accounting
  • New look for Australian Accounting Standards
  • New BDO publications
  • Comments sought on exposure drafts