Posts Tagged ‘Compliance’

Hedge Accounting: 3 Key Benefits of IFRS 9

By Jacqui Drew, Director Solution Consulting at Reval IFRS 9 is changing hedge accounting forever. A recent Reval survey shows that 70% of finance teams say that they have or will implement new hedging strategies as a result of the new standard.  Still, adoption is happening at a different pace around the world. Early adopters…

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Wake-up Europe, Time to Quick-Start IFRS 9 Initiatives

EU Endorses IFRS 9 The wait is over. Finally, the European Commission endorsed IFRS 9: Financial Instruments on 22 November 2016, and companies in the EU have a lot of catching up to do. The replacement of IAS 39 will become effective for financial years beginning on or after 1 January 2018. Since the final…

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EU Endorses IFRS 9, Companies Can No Longer Delay Action Says Reval

Little time left to kick off hedge accounting technology projects London, 28 November 2016 – With International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 9, Financial Instruments, now endorsed by the European Commission, all companies reporting under IFRS that want to implement hedge accounting compliance technology should now have projects underway, advises Reval, a global SaaS provider of…

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Regulation 385 Compliance: How Treasury Technology Can Help

Requirements under Section 385 Intending to deter corporate tax inversions, the U.S. Treasury Department issued proposed regulations under Internal Revenue Code section 385 in April 2016. The new rules determine whether an instrument is considered debt or equity, or a combination thereof. As there are negative implications to treating intercompany loans as equity, finance teams…

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Treasury Outlook with Swarovski´s Oliver Gygax

Oliver Gygax, Vice President Corporate Treasury at Swarovski shares views and visions in an interview with Reval. 1) What has been the most challenging project in your treasury department in 2013? The new “Know Your Customer” requirements differ a lot from country to country, complicating bank relationship management. In some cases, opening a new bank…

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