High level overview IFRS 9 Hedge accounting
IFRS 9 Hedge accounting
Source: BDO IFRS at a glance
Or in some more detail…..
The objective of hedge accounting is to represent, in the financial statements, the effect of an entity’s risk management activities that use financial instruments to manage exposures arising from particular risks that could affect profit or loss (or other comprehensive income, in the case of investments in equity instruments for which an entity has elected to present changes in fair value in other comprehensive income).