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This is a short summary of the new IFRS 16 lease standard. This summary is extremely helpful for identifying the parameters while making the transition to IFRS 16 (new lease standard) from IAS 17 (old lease standard).

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Market Update Monday, 2nd December 2013: US Treasury yields Rise, Non-farm Payrolls due to come out Friday

By Musabbir Mazhar Investors were engaging in a sell-off today of the US 10 year treasury and caused its prices to fall – yields rose 5 basis points or 0.0005 to 2.80% as ISM (Institute for Supply Management) data came out positive. This yield level is highest seen since the last 10 days. Investors were […]

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Market update, Thursday, 21st November 2013

By Musabbir Mazhar In Geneva, no positive deal went through about disagreement over Iran’s Nuclear Program. Foreign Minister Javad Zariff and EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton were unable to find an overall agreement on Thursday afternoon. Iran holds the fourth largest oil reserves in the world and intends to have trade restrictions lifted. Negotiators […]

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