29 November 2017

Group accounting - advanced


This course covers the more advanced aspects of consolidated financial statements such as complex group structures, disposals and reorganisations and includes practical case studies.

Who should attend?
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.

A basic understanding of group accounting is presumed, although the course includes a brief recap of the basics which are covered in more detail in Group accounting - fundamentals.

What you will gain
An understanding of the more advanced aspects of consolidated financial statements, including piecemeal acquisitions, complex group structures, disposals and group reorganisations, aided by practical case studies to demonstrate how the principles are applied using consolidation schedules and the adjustments required. Group requirements under both IFRS and FRS 102 (the financial reporting standards applicable in the UK and RoI) are covered.

Programme outline

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

The course starts at 9.30am. Lunch and refreshments are included.
6 CPD hours (where applicable). 

Booking Information

Date Location Price
29 November 2017 - 09:30 Manchester Price: GBP 599.00
Member price: £539. CDS member price: £415. Plus VAT on all prices.
8 December 2017 - 09:30 London Price: GBP 599.00
Member price: £539. CDS member price: £415. Plus VAT on all prices.

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