Trending this week – U.S. adoption of IFRS.
- It’s here: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/11/business/the-case-for-global-accounting-rules.html?_r=1&ref=todayspaper
- And here: http://www.economist.com/node/21554448
- And even here: http://www.iasplus.com/en/news/2012/may/esma-chairman-steven-maijoor-urges-us-to-decide-on-ifrs-adoption-soon
But who would have thought that it would be mentioned in the final statement on the economic discussions between the U.S. and China. But it was: http://www.iasplus.com/en/news/2012/may/united-states-and-china-reaffirm-commitment-to-global-standards. (with thanks to iasplus.com, a Deloitte & Touche global accounting site).
As yet, no word from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.