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IIRC and SASB form the Value Reporting Foundation, providing comprehensive suite of tools to assess, manage and communicate value

9 June 2021

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) today officially announce their merger to form the Value Reporting Foundation. The Value Reporting Foundation supports business and investor decision-making with three key resources: Integrated Thinking Principles, Integrated Reporting Framework and SASB Standards. These tools help businesses and investors develop a shared …

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Revisions to the International <IR> Framework: 2013/2021 comparison document

11 March 2021

In January 2021, the IIRC published revisions to the International <IR> Framework to enable more decision-useful reporting. The process was shaped by two extensive consultations with 1,470 individuals in 55 jurisdictions. We have now published the <IR> Framework 2013/2021 comparison document to enable readers to clearly identify the changes that have been made to the 2021 …

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IOSCO statement on sustainability disclosure vision welcomed by the IIRC

26 February 2021

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) welcomes IOSCO’s statement following its Board meeting of 24 February 2021 which underscores the urgent need for comprehensive globally agreed standards for sustainability disclosure that build on existing principles, frameworks and standards.  IOSCO identifies the proposed Sustainability Standards Board (SSB) within the IFRS Foundation’s governance structure as the most suitable …

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IFAC and IIRC Set Out A Vision for Accelerating Integrated Reporting Assurance

26 February 2021

As an increasing number of businesses around the world implement integrated reporting as a route to long-term value creation and sustainable development, the demand for assurance services on such reports is expected to rise accordingly. To help meet this demand, and to increase confidence in integrated reporting, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the …

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Asset Management One signs IIRC Investor Statement of Support

15 February 2021

Asset Management One has joined 24 international investment firms to show its support for integrated reporting as a route to better understanding performance. The Investor statement of support encourages organizations to disclose more than financial performance to investors, by providing insight into its business model and strategy, as well as analysis of the key resources …

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Revisions to the International <IR> Framework: Treatment of Consultation Draft feedback

2 February 2021

In January 2021, the IIRC published revisions to the International <IR> Framework to enable more decision-useful reporting. The process was shaped by two extensive consultations with 1,470 individuals in 55 jurisdictions. We have now published how we treated the feedback we received, setting out how the <IR> Framework has been revised, and why. The invaluable …

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Accelerating progress: the IIRC’s 2021 strategy

21 January 2021

“Renewing and improving the architecture of our national and international political and economic systems is this generation’s defining task. It will be a monumental undertaking, but an indispensable one”, Borge Brende, President, World Economic Forum 2020 will forever be remembered as a year of great disruption caused by a global pandemic from which some of …

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IIRC publishes revisions to International <IR> Framework to enable enhanced reporting

19 January 2021

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) today, 19 January 2021, publishes revisions to the International <IR> Framework to enable more decision-useful reporting. The revisions, the first since the <IR> Framework was originally published in 2013, are the result of extensive market consultation with 1,470 individuals in 55 jurisdictions. The consultation demonstrated that the conceptual thinking …

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Launch of the revised <IR> Framework webinar

22 December 2020

Join us for our webinar on the launch of the revised <IR> Framework on 19 January 2021 at 12:00 GMT. Our industry leading speakers offering their expert insights into the Framework are: Charles Tilley, Chief Executive Officer, IIRC Michelle Edkins, Managing Director, BlackRock Investment Stewardship Sandra Schoonhoven, Head of Sustainability, ING Group Suresh Gooneratne, Chief …

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Launching the revised <IR> Framework, January 2021

17 December 2020

We are pleased to announce that the IIRC will be launching the revised <IR> Framework in January 2021. The conceptual thinking and principles on which the <IR> Framework was founded are still as relevant as when the IIRC was formed 10 years ago. As a consequence, the revision focuses more on clarification than substance, and …

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