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Case Study: ABN AMRO’s commitment to integrated thinking transforms business model and strategy

25 September 2020 in IIRC's news

One of the Netherland’s leading banks has been engaging with integrated thinking and shaping their business model and strategy through it since 2014. ABN AMRO identified the importance of a value creation strategy, which focuses on financial and pre/non-financial drivers that affect and are affected by the bank, such as manufactured, human and intellectual. By …

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IIRC welcomes report towards consistent reporting on sustainable value creation

23 September 2020 in News releases

The International Integrated Reporting Council has today [23 September 2020] welcomed the publication of the report by the World Economic Forum, in partnership with Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC, ‘Towards Common Metrics and Consistent Reporting of Sustainable Value Creation’. The report is a welcome step towards identifying metrics that can support effective long-term sustainable value …

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IFAC Calls for Creation of an International Sustainability Standards Board Alongside the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

11 September 2020 in In the news

IFAC, the global voice of the accountancy profession, today called for the creation of a new sustainability standards board that would exist alongside the IASB under the IFRS Foundation. The proposed board would address the urgent and growing demand from investors, policy makers and regulators for a reporting system that delivers consistent, comparable, reliable, and …

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Joint Statement: Working Together Towards Comprehensive Corporate Reporting

11 September 2020 in News releases

Five global organizations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, today announce a shared vision of what is needed for progress towards comprehensive corporate reporting – and the intent to work together to achieve it.   Transparent measurement and disclosure of sustainability performance is now considered to be a …

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Last chance to share your thoughts: International <IR> Framework consultation closes 19 August

6 August 2020 in IIRC's news

There are just 13 days left to respond to the IIRC’s consultation on revisions to the International Integrated Reporting Framework. Feedback is encouraged through our online survey: www.integratedreporting.org/2020revision The consultation focuses on two key revisions: How those charged with governance take responsibility for the integrated report How to ensure businesses report effectively on outcomes/impacts – both …

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IIRC Newsletter

6 August 2020 in Newsletter

The latest news and developments. In this newsletter published August 2020: Last chance to share your thoughts: International <IR> Framework consultation closes 19 August Charles Tilley to continue as CEO New guidance: How businesses can adopt a long-term value creation agenda IIRC Global Conference 2020 now fully virtual IVO Capital Partners joins leading investors in …

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A cohesive and connected future for reporting in Europe

6 August 2020 in Blog posts

In 2014, the European Commission identified integrated reporting as ‘one step ahead’ of the Non-Financial Reporting Directive. Hundreds of businesses across Europe should be commended for taking this step in the intervening years, with many of Europe’s largest businesses successfully embedding integrated thinking and reporting into the way they do business. Driven by the desire …

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IVO Capital Partners joins leading investors in call for integrated reporting

5 August 2020 in IIRC's news, News releases

IVO Capital Partners has signed the IIRC’s investor statement, signalling its support for integrated reporting and encouraging companies to use the International <IR> Framework to communicate effectively. The statement, already signed by over 20 investor organizations from around the world, demonstrates the demand for integrated reporting by investors internationally – as they call for focused, strategic information on …

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IIRC CEO Charles Tilley features in ACCA Insights podcast focusing on Adams’s SDGD recommendations

29 July 2020 in IIRC's news

The ACCA Insights division has released a podcast focusing on the Sustainable Development Goals Disclosure (SDGD) Recommendations, authored by Carol Adams, Professor of Accounting, with Paul Druckman and Russell Picot, Honorary Professors at Durham University Business School, which offer a new approach for businesses and other organizations to address sustainable development issues. The Recommendations attempt …

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