International Accounting: What Is It?

10:30 am–12:10 pm ET

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When you first hear the term International Accounting you may instantly think about IFRS. However, that is just a small part of International Accounting. In today’s marketplace almost everyone is an international accountant involved in some type of International Accounting. This course will walk you through the basic business activities of a multinational company, which can be as large as Coca-Cola or as small as a regional bicycle shop. You will explore foreign currency transactions, hedges and hedge accounting, translations of financial statements, foreign direct investments, and transfer pricing. The basic principles of these topics and more will be presented in a way to maybe make you realize that you are already an international accountant.


* Determine how to record sales to foreign customers * Explain how foreign currency transactions are recorded * Explain how to hedge foreign exchange risks * Identify the characteristics of a derivative and describe types of derivatives * Determine how to translate foreign financial statements * Explain issues surrounding international transfer pricing


The class is presented by Dr. Cal Christian who teaches International Accounting at ECU

Who Should Attend

* Anyone who works for a multinational business or has transactions with international entities * Also, anyone who wants a broader understanding of foreign currencies, derivatives or hedging * Accounting Managers, Controllers, Financial Analysts, Cost Accountants, and Accounting Managers will all benefit from the class

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep


Event Speaker(s)

Dr. Cal Christian, CPA, PhD ( East Carolina University-College of Business, Greenville, NC ),

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021 (10:30 am–12:10 pm ET)
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Thursday, February 3, 2022 (10:30 am–12:10 pm ET)
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Event Vendor:NCACPA
Field of Study:Accounting
Level: Basic

Event Type:Webinar
NASBA Instructional Method:Group Internet Based
Event Code:WB037821

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NCACPA MemberN/A$80.00
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