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IIRC Newsletter

18 May 2016 in Newsletter

In this issue: The IIRC meets in Frankfurt Linking EC Non-Financial Information Directive to <IR> <IR> Framework Panel appointed First <IR> training partners announced IAASB looking to build credibility and trust in emerging forms of reporting ‘Telling a good story’ a blog from CBI

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Paul Druckman addresses the difficult issues

17 May 2016 in Blog posts

In a series of five video interviews I asked Paul Druckman, CEO, IIRC questions about corporate and integrated reporting that people are asking and I probed on issues which are attracting some controversy. These are the videos and the issues explored: Social and environmental sustainability for accountants: What does social and environmental sustainability mean to …

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Telling a good story

13 May 2016 in Blog posts

What business does and how it does it have come under challenge in recent years. In the years since the recession there has been a loud debate about the contribution that business makes to our economy and society. Negative stories about business continue to make the headlines – from the handling of company tax affairs …

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Making good decisions

13 May 2016 in Blog posts

Information overload, excessive bureaucracy, lack of trust and incentives that aren’t aligned with goals are common complaints of modern day business. Not surprisingly, these issues have all been cited in recent research by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) as key contributors to poor decision making in …

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Synergies between IndAS and Integrated Reporting

13 May 2016 in Blog posts

IndAS harmonised with IFRS will not only change the reported accounting numbers, but also bring more complexity as a result of the discretion it provides, and the corresponding disclosures it requires. An Integrated Report is a concise communication about how an organisation’s strategy, governance, performance and prospects, in the context of its external environment, lead to …

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BSD Consulting named <IR> Foundation Partner for IIRC Training Programme

5 May 2016 in IIRC's news

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) is pleased to announce BSD Consulting as the first <IR> Foundation Partner for the delivery and promotion of the <IR> Training Programme. As an <IR> Foundation Partner, BSD Consulting will provide training to support businesses as they enhance the way they think, plan and report the story of their …

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An insight into DBS Bank’s latest Annual Report

14 April 2016 in Blog posts

DBS recently issued its 2015 Annual Report. This is the fourth report following the guidance of <IR> since DBS became the first company in South East Asia to adopt <IR> in 2012. This year DBS will be fully compliant with the International Integrated Reporting Framework as well as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines. …

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Finance for the Future Awards 2016 now open!

13 April 2016 in IIRC's news

Several new categories have been added to this year’s Finance for the Future Awards, including ‘Communicating Integrated Thinking’. The award is intended to reward organizations that demonstrate clearly how their use of integrated thinking has contributed to a sustainable business model and delivers long-term value. The 2016 awards are now open to entries, as Deloitte partner with …

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IIRC Newsletter

5 April 2016 in Newsletter

In this issue: Corporate Reporting Dialogue releases a Statement of Common Principles of Materiality General Electric and CalPERS drive momentum in the US Strong signal from UK Treasury to adopt Integrated Reporting New Zealand companies are producing leading practice examples Call for pension funds to adopt Integrated Reporting

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Paul Druckman, CEO, IIRC addresses the United Nations Economic and Social Council

31 March 2016 in IIRC's news

Speech by Paul Druckman, CEO, IIRC to the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Partnership Forum Luncheon on 31 March 2016 Building accountability in an interconnected world Your Excellency, it would be impossible to speak to this audience without first expressing my huge admiration for ECOSOC, and its dedication to finding solutions to some of the hardest …

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