Technical roundup 20 October

Oct 18, 2017

Developments of interest this week are outlined.


  • The Central Bank of Ireland have issued their Quarterly Bulletin No. 4 2017 which includes a forecast for Irish GDP growth and an assessment of the Irish and euro area economies.
  • The CRO have issued their regular gazette. 


  • The Financial Reporting Lab has published its quarterly newsletter. This edition gives some insight into the ongoing project on Risk and Viability, an update on Digital and highlights some of the other activity that the Lab has been involved in.



  • Earlier this year the International In­te­grated Reporting Council (IIRC) launched a two-month con­sul­ta­tion to gauge busi­nesses' views on the im­ple­men­ta­tion of the framework, to inform on further de­vel­op­ment. The results of that con­sul­ta­tion are now available.
  • The IASB has published proposed amendments to IAS 8 regarding accounting policies and accounting estimates.