IFRS 17 – Insurance Contract Accounting

December 11 – 12, 2018 – Toronto

This updated conference has been specifically tailored to provide a thorough examination of the new standard. Looking not only at the direct accounting consequences but also at operational, regulatory and capital markets implications.





Cybersecurity Risk Management For Finance and Risk Executives 

November 27 – 29, 2018 – Toronto

Cybersecurity Risk Management for Finance and Risk Executives will provide tools to effectively identify the full scope of your risk exposure, methods to make practical assessments of these exposures and how to implement best practices to prevent attacks and respond to them when they occur.

CPE Hours: Course – 17 hours




2018 Income Tax Accounting & Reporting

September 25 – 26, 2018 • Toronto

At the best of times, tax planning and tax compliance is a difficult task. In times of economic volatility, the task is even more daunting. Governments at all levels, and across
international jurisdictions, are re-visiting existing tax laws, insisting upon tighter interpretations and collection practices, and more aggressive enforcement initiatives. Audits, tax challenges, and restatements are time consuming tasks to manage as both time, money and personnel are tied up to resolve these matters.

CPE Hours: Course – 11 hours



IFRS 9 – Accounting for Derivatives in Practice

September 17 – 18, 2018 • Toronto

Accounting for Derivatives in Practice Under IFRS 9 will give participants a deep understanding of derivatives accounting and the application of hedge accounting for hedges of interest rate, inflation, FX and commodity risks. Real cases will be used extensively to demonstrate the learning objectives, applying IFRS 9 step-by-step. The new requirements are contrasted with IAS 39 where relevant.

CPE Hours: Course – 12 hours



IFRS 9 For Financial Institutions

September 19, 2018 • Toronto

IFRS 9 for Financial Institutions – this one-day seminar takes a practical approach to essential aspects of IFRS 9, including how banks are tackling key judgments such as significant increase in credit risk and usuing scenarios in estimating probabilities of default.

CPE Hours: Course – 6 hours



Implementing a Robust ICAAP Framework

September 20 – 21, 2018 • Toronto

This two-day seminar will give you a practical hands-on tool to implement a robust ICAAP framework by providing a detailed view of the industry’s best practice and supervisor’s expectations. It simulates step-by-step how a bank produces an ICAAP, highlighting the differences between smaller and bigger banks.

The seminar benefits from Juan Ramirez’s direct exposure to a large number of ICAAP’s, supervisory reviews, leading practices and initiatives to optimise ICAAP methodologies.

CPE Hours: Course – 12 hours