- CFA Exams
- Level I 2020
- Study Session 6. Financial Reporting and Analysis (1)
- Reading 20. Financial Reporting Standards
- Subject 5. Comparison of IFRS with Alternative Reporting Systems
Subject 5. Comparison of IFRS with Alternative Reporting Systems PDF Download
A significant number of the world's listed companies report under either IFRS or U.S. GAAP. Although these standards are moving toward convergence, there are still significant differences in the framework and individual standards. Frequently, companies provide reconciliations and disclosures regarding the significant differences between reporting bases. These reconciliations can be reviewed to identify significant items that could affect security valuation.
Learning Outcome Statementse. describe implications for financial analysis of alternative financial reporting systems and the importance of monitoring developments in financial reporting standards.
CFA® Level I Curriculum, 2020, Volume 3, Reading 20
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|YOUCANDOIT||Key Words: reconcilations and disclosures
Different reporting systems affect security valuation.
|nmech1984||You did it YOUCANDOIT|
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