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<IR> Banking Network Chairman, Mikkel Larsen delves into integrated thinking

13 April 2015 in Blog posts

Introduction According to the International Integrated Reporting Framework, the IIRC’s long-term vision is: “a world in which integrated thinking is embedded within mainstream business practice in the public and private sectors, facilitated by Integrated Reporting (<IR>) as the corporate reporting norm.”   The vision thus goes beyond preparing an ‘integrated report’. Its premise is that to create an integrated report a …

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Six Capitals v The Triple Bottom Line

8 April 2015 in Blog posts

The relative merits of the Six Capitals v The Triple Bottom Line may be questioned as reflecting a distinction between Integrated Reporting and Sustainability Reporting. I would argue that we can’t have one without the other. Let me explain. Six capitals v the triple bottom line The GRI has pioneered a form on triple bottom …

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Integrated Reporting: 2014 in reflection

7 April 2015 in Blog posts

2014 was a busy and fruitful year in Singapore’s Integrated Reporting journey, with efforts by ISCA and supporters to further raise awareness and promote the importance and necessity of <IR> to the future of corporate reporting. Organisations exist for a variety of reasons, among which is to carry out an important mission of creating value. …

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March Newsletter

1 April 2015 in Newsletter

In this issue: <IR> networks worldwide now have over 750 participants <IR> Academic Network Public Sector Pioneer Network moves forward <IR> Technology Initiative gets underway <IR> Banking Network Chairman, Mikkel Larsen, delves into integrated thinking

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<IR> Technology Initiative gets underway

30 March 2015 in IIRC's news

At the first face-to-face meeting of the <IR> Technology Initiative on 18 March 2015 in London, participants in this new <IR> Network decided to focus their joint attention on producing an initial report, ‘Technology blueprint to support Integrated Reporting‘. This blueprint is intended for use by companies who want to make their Integrated Reporting processes …

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Public Sector Pioneer Network moves forward

30 March 2015 in IIRC's news

Public sector organizations were introduced to <IR> through the Pioneer Network’s first webinars on 24 and 25 March 2015. Organizations were given practical steps to get started on their journey towards <IR>, and discussions began on the elements of the Framework where some guidance and interpretation may be needed to reflect differences between the public …

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<IR> Academic Network

30 March 2015 in IIRC's news

The IIRC is looking to develop an <IR> Academic Network to facilitate collaboration and sharing of information among academics as well as between academics and others, such as reporting organizations, providers of financial capital and policy-makers. The Network will also play a vital role in ensuring the IIRC stays abreast of new academic thinking, and we will …

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<IR> networks worldwide now have over 750 participants

30 March 2015 in IIRC's news

Businesses find the <IR> networks help them implement integrated reporting by giving them important insights, the ability to test ideas and learn from peers. At its roots, integrated reporting is market-led, responding to the needs of businesses to improve the way they communicate their value creation story. Therefore, businesses find that collaborating and sharing experiences …

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An end to the mantra ‘people are our greatest asset’

4 March 2015 in Blog posts

At its last meeting in Istanbul in 2014 the IIRC Council discussed progress in reporting against human, intellectual and social capitals – capitals that have not traditionally been served by widely-adopted reporting frameworks but which nonetheless lie at the heart of long-term value creation. One of the biggest areas is human capital reporting – after all, …

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