Yoram Keinan moderated the panel "The New Hedging Standard and it Business Drivers" at the Financial Instruments: The Way Forward conference

Business leaders helped the FASB shape the new hedge accounting standard to better align rules with corporate risk management, reflect the economic results of hedging in financial statements, and simplify hedge accounting treatment. This panel highlighted examples of business drivers behind the changes and how companies are faring post-adoption.

Speakers:

  • Jon Howard, Audit & Assurance Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Animesh Jaiswal, Hedge Accounting Derivatives Specialist, Bloomberg LP
  • Larry Lu, Director Global Technical Accounting, Walgreens Boots Alliance

Moderator: Yoram Keinan, Partner, Kostelanetz & Fink