Group Accounting - Advanced

BPP Professional Education
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6 hours
634 GBP excl. VAT
London, Manchester

Course description

Group Accounting - Advanced

This course examines the more advanced aspects of consolidated financial statements including piecemeal acquisitions, complex group structures, disposals and group reorganisations, giving practical case studies to demonstrate how the principles are applied using consolidation schedules and the adjustments required.

A basic understanding of group accounting is presumed. However, the course includes a brief recap of the basics. Alternatively, Group Accounting - Fundamentals provides more detail.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Aimed at accountants moving into a group role or who feel they need a refresher of the more difficult aspects of group accounting. Others working in an accounting environment would also benefit from learning more about consolidation processes. The course covers group requirements under both IFRS and FRS 102 (The Financial Reporting Standards applicable in the UK and RoI).

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • The fundamentals of preparing group accounts.
  • Associates and joint ventures.
  • Complex group structures.
  • Disposals.
  • Reorganisations.
  • Overseas subsidiaries.
  • Merger accounting.
  • Proposed changes.

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BPP Professional Education

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BPP Professional Education is one of the specialist examination-based and professional development training arm of the BPP Group, Europe's biggest professional education and publishing provider with 2,000 staff members across 40 countries and over 30,000 students per year. BPP Professional Education...

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