GLOBAL - Hymans Robertson believes the international accounting rules for pensions, which are currently under review, will end up looking "very similar" to FRS17.
It says accounting scandals at Enron and at WorldCom have highlighted the need to disclose “off-balance sheet” liabilities.
Hyman’s comments follow the UK’s Accounting Standards Board delaying full implementation of FRS17 until it sees the results of a review into accounting rules for employee benefits from the International Accounting Standards Board.
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