United States

Key highlights: IFRS 17 final standard has arrived!

Tuesday May 30, 2017 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
From IFRS Institute

KPMG IFRS Institute


Event Overview

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has published the long awaited IFRS 17 insurance contracts standard. Now, for the first time, putting insurers on a level footing internationally.

We look forward to you joining us for an overview of the final standard. Hear from our subject matter experts as they walk through some of the complexities and benefits of the new requirements, and what these may mean for you and your implementation plans. 

This webcast will be the first in a series of sessions over the summer. Each will provide a deeper dive into the standard, addressing among other topics scope, general model and modifications, Variable Fee Approach and direct participating contracts and transition on.   

Following this webcast, participants will be able to explain at a high level:

  • Key features of the new standard
  • Impact on your financial statements
  • Why there is no time to delay in performing an in-depth assessment of the impact of the new standard.

Dates and times:

Tuesday 30 May 2017 (Live)

9:00am EDT/2:00pm BST/3:00pm CET

Wednesday 31 May 2017 (on demand)

9:00am HK/11:00am Sydney


Mary Trussell, Global Insurance Accounting Change Lead Partner, KPMG in Germany.

Michael Lammons, Partner, KPMG in the US

Joachim Koelschbach, Partner, KPMG in Germany

Bryce Ehrhard, Senior Manager, International Standards Group, KPMG UK

We look forward to having you join this session.

Mary Trussell

Global Insurance Change Lead Partner, KPMG in Germany

Michael Lammons

Partner, KPMG in the US

Joachim Koelschbach

Global lead partner IFRS for insurance, KPMG in Germany

Bryce Ehrhard

Senior Manager, International Standards Group, KPMG UK