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Global Financial Markets Intelligence

Global Financial Markets Intelligence

Market Risks, Derivatives and Hedging Strategies under IFRS 9

Understand the practicalities of using derivatives to hedge risks, including how to demonstrate their efficacy and reflect them in your accounts

20-21 Nov 2017
London, United Kingdom

Why You Should Attend

Market Risks, Derivatives and Hedging Strategies under IFRS 9

How will you benefit?

A programme designed to provide firms with an insight into the evolving market conditions, volatile currency situation, interest rate scenarios, commodity prices, more nationalistic and protectionist political agendas, impact of Brexit, use of derivatives, hedging strategies and hands-on understanding on how to set up hedges and its accounting under IFRS 9.

Better understanding and up-to-date view of future hedge accounting requirements;

Reduction of income statement volatility;

Better understanding of drivers of income statement volatility and hedge ineffectiveness;

Enhanced processes and controls around hedge accounting;

More cost effective hedging solutions;

Compliance with the hedge accounting requirements

About your expert trainer:

Sunil Kansal is an expert IFRS and US-GAAP specialist. He has over 20 years of experience working with the big four accounting firms and financial institutions in different geographic locations. He has been assisting financial and non-financial institutions in the implementation of IFRS and also providing expert technical advisory support in relation to accounting of complex financial instruments and structured transactions. He provides IFRS advisory to some of the major financial and non-financial institutions in Europe, Asia and Middle East region and has indepth experience in the implementation of IAS 32, IAS 39 / IFRS 9, IFRS 13, IAS 27, IFRS 4, IFRS 1, FAS 133, FAS 157, IFRS 7, IAS 10, 11 and 12.

Pre-course questionnaire:

A detailed questionnaire will be sent to all course participants to establish exactly where the group training needs lie. The completed forms will be analysed by the course leader/trainer and followed by telephone if further clarification is required. As a result we can guarantee that the course is pitched at exactly the right level and that the issues that you regard as relevant are addressed. The course material will reflect these issues and will enable you to digest the subject matter after the event in your own time.

Key Topics

  • Construct a successful hedge and use hedge engineering to achieve better results
  • Understand, identify and account for the following hedges: fair value hedges; cash flow hedges; net investment hedges
  • Determine the appropriate treatment of embedded derivatives under IFRS 9
  • Measure hedge effectiveness and ineffectiveness
  • Identify and analyse ‘hidden’ derivatives

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