You will find here Mazars Insights - our studies as regards some International Financial Reporting Standards.
C-suite 2020: automotive insights
23/06/2021 Electrification, emissions and efficiencies are the watchwords of the automotive sector as it adjusts to changing customer demands and tight sustainability regulation. As one of the sectors covered by the Mazars 2020 C-suite barometer, Christian Back, Partner and Co-head of automotive, Mazars, reacts to the findings, saying automotive businesses have to be optimistic about the year ahead and find ways to put sustainability at the core of everything they do.
The future of audit: market view – myths, realities and ways forward
The audit profession faces a decisive moment: market expectations are shifting, technology is empowering auditors and strengthening quality, the case for audit’s evolution is growing and a series of headline corporate failures have raised questions about the quality of service companies can expect.
Mazars 2020 C-suite barometer
In the midst of a global pandemic, a majority of business leaders still expected growth in 2021. What else do they see on the horizon?
Financial performance of European banks in the context of the COVID-19 crisis
Interim reports offer an initial glimpse of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on European banks.
Business - Its personal
No matter how long a company has been around for, what industry they’re in or who their customers are, there’s no getting away from the fact that each business is unique.
IFRS for financial instruments
Mazars latest IFRS Insight addresses the accounting for financial instruments under IFRS. It draws on several relevant IFRS standards to tackle, in one handbook, the entire range of challenges related to financial instruments among which: recognition and derecognition, classification and measurement, impairment for credit risk, derivatives and hedging, and related disclosures. It includes all the new requirements introduced by IFRS 9 and the related amendments to other standards such as IFRS 7.
IFRS 15: Key points of the revenue recognition standard in 100 Questions & Answers
To both help understand the key issues of IFRS 15 and provide answers to your specific questions, Mazars publishes "IFRS 15: Key points of the revenue recognition standard in 100 Questions & Answers". This publication, from the Mazars Insight series, presents the intricacies of a complex standard in a pedagogical way.
New IFRS 16 - Leases - Small revolution in the world of accounting
This is the last moment to analyse and assess the impact of IFRS 16 on the financial statements and on key indicators used by investors, lenders or other stakeholders to assess the condition of the company.
European Insurers' IFRS 9 Benchmark Study
The new standard IFRS 9 on financial instruments has been effective starting 1st January 2018 for most entities but insurance groups have the possibility to defer its application to 2021, the year when the new standard IFRS 17 on insurance contracts will enter into force.
Quantified impacts of IFRS 9: initial findings
At the end of February 2018, all the major European banks published information on the impact of the implementation of the new standard IFRS 9. IFRS 9 introduces numerous changes (classification, impairment, hedging, etc.). Their impacts at the transition date vary widely from one bank to another. They are negative in most cases, but for some banks are virtually nil or even positive. The indicators used are also variable: though the impact on the CET1 ratio is a firm common indicator, the level of further detail reported varies significantly from one institution to another.