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Dominic Barton appointed as Chair of International Integrated Reporting Council, as new strategic phase is launched

4 October 2018

Dominic Barton, Senior Partner and former Global Managing Partner from 2009 to 2018 at McKinsey & Company, has been appointed Chair of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), the global body driving reform in company reporting. Mr. Barton will bring leading thinking on business strategy, the shift to long-term investment and on the future of …

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“Breakthrough moment for integrated reporting” – International Integrated Reporting Council publishes own annual integrated report.

13 September 2018

A series of ‘breakthrough’ moments have been named by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) in its 2017 integrated report published today (Thursday 13 September 2018), signalling the breadth of support for integrated reporting as it becomes embedded by businesses around the world. Integrated reporting has been established since 2010 as a broad-based framework for …

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New academic database points to clear benefits in adopting integrated reporting

8 August 2018

Washington DC, 8 August 2018 The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) is today launching a new <IR> Academic Database, bringing together over 200 academic studies highlighting the potential positive ramifications of adopting integrated reporting, as well as commenting on emerging best practice. Research included in the database concludes that integrated reporting leads to increased stock …

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UK businesses take a step closer to integrated reporting as the IIRC welcomes revised guidance from the UK Financial Reporting Council

31 July 2018

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) welcomes the updated guidance from the UK Financial Reporting Council on the strategic report, which promotes integration of information and clear, concise, value-based reporting. The guidance states, “In developing the Guidance, the FRC was mindful of developments in integrated reporting.” Continuing, “The International Integrated Reporting Framework and the Guidance …

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New approach for aligning doing business to the Sustainable Development Goals

19 September 2017

A new approach that supports businesses looking to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of their value creation process has been published today by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and ICAS (the professional accountancy body), in partnership with the Green Economy Coalition. The report, authored by academic Professor …

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IIRC welcomes strengthened focus on value creation in UK FRC Guidance on Strategic Report

15 August 2017

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) today welcomes the updated guidance on the Strategic Report issued for consultation by the UK Financial Reporting Council, which provides the potential for a step-change in the quality of corporate reporting. The updated guidance strengthens the alignment between the Strategic Report and Integrated Reporting in several important ways, in …

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International Integrated Reporting Council releases 2016 integrated report – compelling new evidence of global progress

31 July 2017

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) has released its own 2016 integrated report, demonstrating how significant international progress is being achieved to make Integrated Reporting the global norm in corporate reporting. In the report, the organization which underpins the global coalition sets out how it is continuing to create value, as well as its strategy for …

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Financial and sustainability information must converge – IIRC response to EU High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance

13 July 2017

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) has welcomed the significance placed on the integration of information for investors made by the European Union’s High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, in their interim report released today. The Group, which is made up of highly respected leaders from the business world across Europe, specifically cites integrated reporting as …

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Integration and alignment key to implementing FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures recommendations

29 June 2017

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) welcomes the release of the FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) recommendations – which uphold the key principles of Integrated Reporting – that companies should adopt an integrated approach to their risk management and that climate change is itself not simply an environmental issue, but a financial challenge …

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IIRC welcomes release of the European Commission’s Guidelines on Non-Financial Reporting

26 June 2017

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) welcomes todays’ release of the European Commission’s Guidelines on Non-Financial Reporting, which references the leadership and knowledge the IIRC provided in the guideline’s development. The Non-Financial Reporting Directive provides an important impetus to 6,000 businesses across Europe to start thinking about broader value creation. At a joint IIRC, ACCA, …

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