13-14 September 2018
The Excelsior,
Hong Kong

AICPA & CIMA SEC Conference 2018

Accounting & Reporting Update for US Listed Companies and FPIs (Foreign Private Issuers)

an AICPA & CIMA Event in association with KNect365

Hear the latest updates direct from SEC, PCAOB, IASB & FASB

Join US and Asian accounting leaders from regulators, standard setters, issuers and preparers, as they address the foremost issues in accounting, SEC compliance and reporting, impacting Asia-based companies.

Your only chance to hear directly from the SEC, PCAOB, IASB & FASB in the region

No.1 US SEC compliance & accounting forum in Asia

Dedicated to Asia-based companies who are :
  • currently listed in the U.S.
  • planning a US listing
  • subsidiaries of a US company
  • parent to a US subsidiary
  • intend to raise finance in the US
Accounting updates
  • Lease accounting
  • Revenue recognition
  • Cash flow items (ASU 2016-15 and ASU 2016-18
  • Financial instruments (ASU 2016-01)
Compliance update
  • SEC enforcement initiatives
  • Review of China-based FIE’s SEC filings
  • IPO registration process and comment letter areas
  • Issuers' points of view
Audit update
  • Auditing updates
  • The new auditor reporting model (CAMs)
  • Roadmap to enhancing quality of audits
  • Cross-border panel on securities regulations and auditor oversight
Governance & structuring update
  • Examining structures for your Foreign Invested Enterprise (FIE) in China:
    • tax structures
    • business structures
  • 2013 COSO Framework
Disclosure update
  • Disclosure effectiveness
  • FASB & IASB updates
  • Current practices in reporting, presentation & disclosure for Asia-based FPIs
  • Preparers' points of view

Connecting our members

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Conference Programme

Developments in the SEC's Division of Corporation Finance
Review of China-based FIE’s SEC Filings
Recent accounting developments (FASB/IASB update)
Emerging / current practice issues
Examining tax & business structures for Your Foreign Invested Enterprise (FIE) in China
Roadmap to enhancing quality of audits