Corporate Reporting in the Big Data Era

28 April 2014 in Blog posts

What is the brand new management hype? Real-time reporting of financial information is certainly close to the top of that list. Calls for more frequent reporting of financial information suggest that quarterly or semi-annual reports come too late for investors. The argument goes that more frequent reporting will decrease cost of capital and improve corporate …

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Integrated Reporting in Brazil

11 April 2014 in Blog posts

The introduction of Integrated Reporting <IR> concepts is very similar to the start of the Corporate Governance (CG) movement in Brazil. Both cases offer a new way to think about the world of organizations. The debate about the best CG practices enjoyed wonderful progress over the past two decades. It was initially very difficult to …

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New MoU drives momentum in corporate reporting

1 April 2014 in News releases

International Integrated Reporting Council and Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings pledge to work together to enhance quality of corporate reporting and ratings The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, signalling collaboration between the organizations in promoting and supporting the global alignment of corporate reporting and …

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March Newsletter

27 March 2014 in Newsletter

In this issue: South Africa endorses the International <IR> Framework <IR> in India, Sweden and Australia: a quick ‘around the world wrap up’ for March It’s about the whole movie, not just how it ends “<IR> marks a paradigm shift in the way companies and other organizations think about business model and the creation of …

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It’s about the whole movie, not just how it ends

25 March 2014 in Blog posts

Integrated Reporting is arguably the current frontier of corporate reporting. The demands on corporate reports are growing rapidly in parallel with stakeholder expectations of a greater in-depth understanding of the companies they have an interest in. In this context, the recent establishment of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) by a number of leading organisations …

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IIRC Welcomes South Africa’s Endorsement of the International Integrated Reporting Framework

21 March 2014 in News releases

(20 March 2014) – The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) welcomes the announcement that the Integrated Reporting Committee (IRC) of South Africa has endorsed the International <IR> Framework. Integrated Reporting <IR> is a process founded on integrated thinking that results in a periodic integrated report by an organization about value creation over time. The IRC, …

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February Newsletter

27 February 2014 in Newsletter

In this issue: <IR> is here to stay… and the evidence is building <IR> crucial part of Japan’s ‘Abenomics’ IIRC plays an important role in Christine Lagarde’s “hyper-connected world” “A management team distracted by a series of short-term targets is as pointless as a dieter stepping on a scale every half hour.” Major study hales …

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Perspectives of where stands within the corporate reporting landscape

26 February 2014 in Blog posts

In 2011 EnBW embarked on a journey towards Integrated Reporting. The direction of this journey is already known, but the path has still to be determined together with its internal and external stakeholders. In order to do justice to future markets, political and society demands, EnBW has set a clear focus on its strategic targets. …

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January Newsletter

31 January 2014 in Newsletter

In this issue: Call for research proposals to stimulate fresh insight into issues at the heart of the development of <IR> IIRC Pilot Programme Businesses showcase their journeys towards <IR> The IIRC announces latest Memorandum of Understanding Global accounting body includes Integrated Reporting in its qualification.

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SASB and IIRC Announce Memorandum of Understanding

16 January 2014 in News releases

(16 January 2014) The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board™ (SASB)™ and the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) today announce a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to more closely collaborate to advance the evolution of corporate disclosure and communicate value to investors. <IR> applies principles and concepts that are focused on bringing greater cohesion and efficiency to the reporting process, and adopting …

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