Published: February, 2021
The world is becoming more interconnected due to non-stop advances in communication and transportation technologies, facilitating cross-border investment and equity capital flows.
The concept of foreign direct investment (FDI), which is defined as an investment in controlling ownership in a business in one country by an entity based in another country, becomes a cornerstone in today's global economic system.
Accordingly, the number of businesses that have operations in multiple countries has increased significantly, and the fair presentation of foreign subsidiaries' financial statements to the parent entity's stakeholders is needed.
The main obstacle facing consolidating a foreign subsidiary's financial statements is that the subsidiary's financial statements are presented in a different currency from their parent's presentation currency.
This CPE webinar for CPAs course explains and illustrates the following:
This course uses practical cases and examples that simplify the theory behind US GAAP standard ASC Subtopic 830-30 "Translation of financial statements" and IFRS standard IAS 21 "The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates," highlighting the main differences between them.
Who should attend:
CPAs in Industry
Vice President Finance
Corporate Tax staff
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Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Massaleh Investment Co.
Moataz has over 15 years of accounting, budgeting, auditing, consolidated financials, IFRS, US GAAP, and other aspects of the financial field.
Moataz began his career as an external auditor for a member firm of an international association providing audit & assurance services worldwide, working with various clients in the education, investment, automotive, constrictions, oil, and manufacturing sectors in the State of Kuwait.
Since 2013, Moataz has held executive positions in Kuwaiti stockbrokers' companies and investment groups.
Moataz gained his experience from solving day-to-day work problems, helping entities implement proper accounting systems; thus, he can support the theoretical topics with practical cases, allowing the audience to realize the maximum benefit from attending his courses.
Moataz holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting from Alexandria University, Egypt, certified in IFRS from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, London, UK. Also, he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in North Dakota, USA.
May 8th, 2022
Consolidation and for curr is confusing! The presenter did an excellent job on the presentation!!