MONTREAL, April 29 /CNW Telbec/ - Power Corporation of Canada (TSX: POW)
today made available its 2010 financial information reflecting the
adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), which
replaced Canadian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles effective
January 1, 2011. The 2010 financial information entitled "Power
Corporation of Canada - Adoption of International Financial Reporting
Standards" is available on the Corporation's website at http://www.powercorporation.com/investors.
Power Corporation's unaudited interim consolidated financial statements
for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 will be prepared in accordance
with IFRS and will be released on May 13, 2011.
Power Corporation of Canada is a diversified international management
and holding company with interests in companies in the financial
services, communications and other business sectors.
SOURCE POWER CORPORATION OF CANADA
For further information:
Mr. Edward Johnson
General Counsel and Secretary