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CAQ Public Policy and Technical Alert, November 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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Each month, the CAQ Public Policy and Technical Alert highlights and examines regulatory, standard-setting, legislative, and broader financial reporting developments impacting the public company audit profession. Please note that this alert is intended as general information and should not be relied upon as being definitive or all-inclusive. The CAQ encourages member firms to refer to the rules, standards, guidance, and other resources in their entirety.

  • Highlights from the PCAOB’s November 12-13 SAG meeting

  • PCAOB approves 2016 budget and 2015-2019 strategic plan 

  • Schnurr to recommend supplemental use of IFRS

  • Aguilar announces departure date

  • FASB votes to proceed with final standards on leases, financial instruments

  • FASB issues new, proposed ASUs

  • IOSCO publishes report on audit firm transparency

  • CAQ comments on effectiveness of Reg S-X financial disclosure requirements

  • CAQ submits framework for auditing accounting estimates, fair value to PCAOB

  • CAQ releases new ‘Profession in Focus’ video

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