Grant Thornton Feed: Recovery and reorganization Keep informed, subscribe to our feed and get our latest updates. 2011-11-16T12:00:00-05:00 Grant Thornton Canada http://www.grantthornton.ca NDS 2013-02 IFRS 11 Joint Agreement quick reference guides urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-NDS 2013-02 - IFRS 11 Joint Arrangements Quick Reference Guides_NC.pdf 2013-05-10T15:52:01-05:00 This new development summary provides two “quick reference guides” aimed to assist with the decision process when applying the requirements within IFRS 11 Joint Arrangements, specifically in determining whether joint control exists and the type of joint arrangement to which an entity is a party. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/NDS 2013-02 - IFRS 11 Joint Arrangements Quick Reference Guides_NC.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> International Business Report 2010—global sector trends urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-IBR_2010_manufacturing_focus.pdf 2010-12-17T16:33:12-05:00 Manufacturing: The manufacturing sectors of many economies|,|across the globe have led the recovery from the|,|deepest recession since World War II. The collapse|,|of world trade, a lack of access to credit and|,|declining consumer confidence saw demand|,|plummet across the sector, but in recent months|,|output and orders have increased dramatically. Privately held businesses in the sector are markedly|,|more confident about their current prospects|,|compared to this time last year. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/IBR_2010_manufacturing_focus.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> International Business Report 2010—global sector trends urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-IBR_2010_retail.pdf 2010-12-17T16:23:25-05:00 Retail: The retail industry suffered during the global economic downturn as declining GDP growth and falling personal disposable income hit retail sales. Having slowed down in 2008, global non-food retail sales growth contracted in 2009 as fears over fiscal austerity measures and unemployment impacted on consumer confidence. The outlook for this sector is a changing business environment, in both the short and the longer-term. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/IBR_2010_retail.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> International Business Report 2010. Emerging markets: leading the way urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-IBR_Emerging_Markets_report_2010.pdf 2010-05-05T09:42:30-05:00 This edition of the International Business Report 2010 focuses on the importance of the emerging markets to the|,|world economy, specifically highlighting |,|their investment opportunies to businesses worldwide. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/IBR_Emerging_Markets_report_2010.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> International Business Report 2009—Global overview urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-IBR_PHB_2009_global_overview.pdf 2009-08-11T15:05:32-05:00 Privately held businesses: the lifeblood of the global economy. The IBR 2009 global overview provides a complete summary of this year's IBR survey results, which focused on a variety of research topics including mergers and acquisitions, business planning, succession and raising finance. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/IBR_PHB_2009_global_overview.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a>