The update will cover all major changes in accounting in UK GAAP and IFRS and where relevant, proposals for further change. The session will also look at other topical accounting problems.

UK GAAP is going through a period of massive change so will be the focus of the session.

Key Features: 

  • FRS 102 Periodic review – Exposure draft
  • Companies House reform
  • Other changes to UK GAAP
  • Getting to grips with recent changes in IFRS
  • Topical accounting problem areas, such as impairment reviews, post balance sheet events, related parties, financial instruments
  • IFRS 17 Insurance contracts is outside the scope of this course

This is a topical course and the content will reflect that.


John Selwood is a Chartered Accountant and independent training consultant, who lectures for major accountancy practices, professional bodies, training companies and publishers. He speaks on auditing, financial reporting, company law and anti-money laundering. Previously, he has been the technical partner for a top thirty firm of accountants and head of an accountancy network.