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Integrated Thinking & Reporting Requires Trusted Advisors: Guiding Your SME Clients

7 August 2017 in Blog posts

The International Integrated Reporting Council’s International Integrated Reporting Framework defines integrated thinking as: “The active consideration by an organization of the relationships between its various operating and functional units and the ‘multiple capitals’ that the organization uses or affects. Integrated thinking leads to integrated decision making and actions that consider the creation of value over …

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Accounting Today: IIRC sees global progress in integrated reporting

4 August 2017 in IIRC's news

The International Integrated Reporting Council has released its own integrated report for 2016, pointing to how integrated reporting is becoming more widespread around the world. The IIRC saw increased acceptance of integrated reporting, which reports on financial information, along with other “capitals” to discuss areas such as corporate governance, sustainability, and human capital. You can …

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International Integrated Reporting Council releases 2016 integrated report – compelling new evidence of global progress

31 July 2017 in News releases

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) has released its own 2016 integrated report, demonstrating how significant international progress is being achieved to make Integrated Reporting the global norm in corporate reporting. In the report, the organization which underpins the global coalition sets out how it is continuing to create value, as well as its strategy for …

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Mirror Business: DIMO Overall Gold Winner in CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards

24 July 2017 in IIRC's news

The third ‘CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards –2017’ awards presentation ceremony was held on 17th of July at Cinnamon Lakeside, Colombo in line with CMA National Management Accounting Conference under the theme of ‘Digital Transformation – A New Strategic Imperative’. The Overall Winner for the Gold Trophy was Diesel and Motor Engineering Co. Plc, …

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The future of reporting is here today

21 July 2017 in Blog posts

Among the many recommendations of ICAEW’s seminal 1975 publication, The Corporate Report, one that stands out is that ‘legal reporting requirements and accounting practices’ should keep pace with ‘technological innovation and change’. Fast forward forty-two years and ICAEW’s Financial Reporting Faculty has just released its most recent paper on this subject. What’s next for corporate …

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LBO: CA Sri Lanka, IRCSL launches supplement guide to integrated corporate reporting

21 July 2017 in IIRC's news

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) in collaboration with the Integrated Reporting Council of Sri Lanka (IRCSL) recently launched ‘A Supplement to A Preparer’s Guide to Integrated Corporate Reporting’ in the presence of Mr. Richard Howitt, Chief Executive Officer of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC). You can read the …

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India CSR: Integrated Reporting a ‘Tipping Point’ for Business Benefits – Global Chief Executive in Delhi

19 July 2017 in IIRC's news

Indian businesses can find it easier and more beneficial to adopt the new international benchmark for their company reporting, according to high level talks taking place in Delhi this week. The Chief Executive of the global coalition for Integrated Reporting, Richard Howitt, is meeting Indian business representatives to discuss next steps, following the official circular …

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CCH Daily: EU sustainability expert group backs integrated reporting

19 July 2017 in IIRC's news

An interim report from the EU high level expert group on sustainable finance has highlighted the need to prioritise the integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into financial decision making and backed a shift to integrated reporting. The report argues that ESG reporting requirements should be strengthened and advocates the introduction of a …

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Report: Building a more sustainable economy in Europe

18 July 2017 in IIRC's news

Following an ACCA, Aviva, Barclays and IIRC event in Brussels on 21 June 2017, which focused on building a more sustainable economy in Europe, a draft report has been released sharing the findings from the session. The report includes extracts from the speech of Richard Howitt, CEO, IIRC as well as a synopsis from the …

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