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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The International <IR> Framework Released with Business and Investor Support

9 December 2013 in News releases

The release of the International Integrated Reporting (<IR>) Framework on Monday 9 December 2013, marks an important milestone in the market-led evolution of corporate reporting.  It follows a three-month global consultation led by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) earlier this year, which elicited over 350 responses from every region in the world, the overwhelming …

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November Newsletter

26 November 2013 in Newsletter

In this issue: IIRC Pilot Programme Yearbook 2013, ‘Business and Investors explore the sustainability perspective of Integrated Reporting’ United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) sign Memorandum of Understanding with the IIRC The IIRC “will be issuing a framework on integrated reporting – and the world will be watching” Dina Medland, Forbes The Generali …

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The Generali Group explore using Integrated Reporting internally.

26 November 2013 in Blog posts

The Generali Group, an international insurance company based in Italy, is a pioneer in bringing to life the Integrated Reporting “internally”. Here, Massimo Romano, who leads Generali’s group integrated reporting team, discusses the benefits that they are detecting. Integrated Reporting helps us in defining a more complete value creation story to be highlighted to our …

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New European proposal “vital” for Integrated Reporting

25 November 2013 in Blog posts

After serving for more than ten years as Rapporteur to promote corporate social responsibility in the European Union, I became increasingly sure that transparency was the key for businesses and that a global rather than a European approach was the way to achieve it. I concluded that some of the top companies had achieved much …

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