Surveys and studies

You will find here all our latest service line, human resources and industry expertise publication. We hope you find them informative.

CEE View: Inbound M&A report 2018/2019

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Mazars is pleased to present the CEE View: Inbound M&A report 2018/2019, in collaboration with Mergermarket. This new report offers an overview of the mergers and acquisitions activity in 2018 within and into the Central & Eastern European (CEE) region, and looks ahead to the challenges and opportunities for the next couple of months.

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Benchmark on key audit matters

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“The purpose of communicating key audit matters is to enhance the communicative value of the auditor’s audit report by providing greater transparency about the audit that was performed.” To provide “additional information to Intended users of the financial statements, to assist them in understanding those matters, that, in the auditor’s professional judgment, were of most significance in the audit.”

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IFRS 15: Key points of the revenue recognition standard in 100 Questions & Answers

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To both help understand the key issues of IFRS 15 and provide answers to your specific questions, Mazars publishes "IFRS 15: Key points of the revenue recognition standard in 100 Questions & Answers". This publication, from the Mazars Insight series, presents the intricacies of a complex standard in a pedagogical way.

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Integrated Reporting: Towards a Global Adoption?

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Integrated Reporting applies principles and concepts that are focused on bringing greater cohesion and efficiency to the reporting process, and adopting ‘integrated thinking’ as a way of breaking down internal silos and reducing duplication.The Framework has been tested and assessed during these past three years and significant ‘breakthroughs’ have been achieved. Our present paper, therefore, aims to illustrate the insurance industry trends and marks the end of the “Breakthrough Phase”.

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Benchmark Study on Reinsurers’ Financial Communication

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Reinsurance, also known as the “ insurers’ insurance ”, plays a key role in the global market economy today. Several factors, such as the strengthening of capital requirements, the increasing level of significant NAT CAT events or the need for optimal coverage is increasing the need for reinsurance.

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Analysis of the Solvency and Financial Condition Reports of European Insurance and Reinsurance Entities

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For the second successive year, Mazars has conducted a survey of solvency and financial condition reports. Last year’s analysis considered the reports of French companies, but this has now been extended to include 15 European entities subject to the Solvency II directive, which came into force on 1 January 2016, and has fundamentally changed the regulatory framework for European insurance companies and undertakings.

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Launch of our 2018 Global Study on AI in the Hospitality Industry

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Mazars’ hospitality community, together with international experts, are pleased to launch our Global Study on AI in the Hospitality Industry

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European Insurers' IFRS 9 Benchmark Study

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The new standard IFRS 9 on financial instruments introduces numerous changes and its implementation is complex.

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Central and Eastern European Tax Guide 2018

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Welcome to Mazars’ Central and Eastern European (CEE) tax guide, which provides an online overview of the tax systems in the CEE region.

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