BKD LLP and IASeminars Team Up on IFRS
Top 10 firm joins forces with leading training organization to teach accounting courses.
Springfield, MO, February 05, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Neal Spencer, BKD, LLP chief executive officer,
announces BKD is collaborating with IASeminars, a leading independent provider of training courses on
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), to teach open enrollment and in-company IFRS
courses throughout the United States.
The courses will serve as an educational resource for those interested in learning more about IFRS topics,
including first-time adoption of the standards, preparing financial statements in accordance with IFRS and
major differences between IFRS and U.S. generally accepted accounting principles. The
BKD-IASeminars team of instructors possesses the skills and qualities necessary to clearly convey
complex technical material to a professional audience. To learn more about IFRS, visit BKD's IFRS
Information Center at http://www.bkd.com/service/IFRS/infoCenter.htm.
"The imminent shift toward global accounting standards is creating increased demand for training and
education in the IFRS realm," said BKD National Accounting & Auditing Director Doug Bennett.
"Through the collaboration with IASeminars, BKD advisors specializing in IFRS will assist CPAs and
other professionals seeking guidance on this complex changeover."
BKD is the largest member of Praxity, AISBL, a global alliance of independent firms that enhances
BKD's ability to serve the dynamic needs of multinational clients. BKD's IFRS services include:
- Audits of IFRS financial statements and reporting packages
- IFRS impact evaluations
- IFRS adoption planning
- IFRS accounting support
With more than 100 international accounting courses available in 30 cities around the world, including 20
U.S. locations, IASeminars offers more international accounting courses in more countries on more
technical topics than any other training organization. In 2008, IASeminars led more than 200 training
events on four continen