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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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A snapshot from the Integrated Reporting frontline: 30 days in the life of an IIRC Relationship Manager

29 October 2013 in Blog posts

This September has been a great month for spreading the <IR> message across a number of very different yet receptive markets. As IIRC’s travelling salesman I can report that besides eating copious amounts of yummy Ukrainian pancakes, sweetest Turkish baklava and wholesome Swedish meatballs I met with many interested stakeholders to discuss ways to sow  …

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October Newsletter

22 October 2013 in Newsletter

In this issue: 2013 Investor Critique of the IIRC Pilot Programme Business Network IIRC Pilot Programme businesses win at Building Public Trust Awards Book Release: ‘Integrate’: Doing Business in the 21st Century’ – Professor Mervyn E King S.C and Leigh Roberts Capturing the feedback to the Consultation Draft of the International <IR> Framework. <IR> in …

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September Newsletter

26 September 2013 in Newsletter

In this issue: Momentum for <IR> gathers pace in South East Asia Update to the Emerging <IR> Database gives new insight into emerging practice Reflections on the South African approach to Integrated Reporting International <IR> Framework Update New reporting guidelines are stepping stones towards <IR> 359 submissions to the Consultation Draft available to view “<IR> …

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A stepping stone to Integrated Reporting

25 September 2013 in Blog posts

Liz Prescott, Head of Relationships, East Asia and Australasia at IIRC, based in Melbourne, gives us her reaction to the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC)’s release of Regulatory Guide 247 ‘Effective disclosure in an operating and financial review’  In Australia, we saw the March release of Regulatory Guide 247 from ASIC which aims to improve disclosure …

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