• Regulators must find sweet spot between sector-specific and horizontal regulation

    21 November 2023

    Development of retail investment rules marked a shift in European Commission's approach

  • ISSB and EU pledge to minimise the sustainability reporting overload

    31 October 2023

    European firms will have to comply with both EU and IFRS sustainability disclosure standards from their 2024 annual reports. But the two standard-setters have promised to be as harmonised as possible, as Joshua Geer reports

  • Europe stresses quality of outreach with IFRS 17 annuity ruling

    23 May 2022

    The UK, meanwhile, has urged broader issues to be addressed at post implementation review

  • EU warns against last-minute IFRS 17 interpretation rulings

    26 April 2022

    UK seeking clarification from IFRS committee over treatment of annuities

  • Efrag approves IFRS 17 and 9 transition amendments

    01 February 2022

    Changes were introduced to address potential mismatches in the transition

  • Efrag raises inconsistency concern on IFRS 17/9 mismatch fix

    05 August 2021

    EU's accounting advisors generally support IASB's plans

  • IASB proposes classification overlay to fix IFRS 17 and 9 mismatches

    29 July 2021

    Consultation runs until 27 September

  • EU tables IFRS 17 carve out for annual cohorts - UPDATED

    19 July 2021

    European Commission's first stage of endorsement is completed

  • How much is IFRS 17 costing the insurance industry?

    19 May 2021

    Insurers are 19 months away from having to implement the new contract accounting standard and it is already costing them more than anticipated. Cintia Cheong finds out why

  • UK Endorsement Board launches IFRS 17 user survey

    21 April 2021

    The deadline for completion is 12 May