Save the date: Sustainable finance & the role of corporate governance & reporting – Joint ACCA-IIRC-CFA Conference

29 October 2019 in IIRC's news

Save the date: Sustainable finance & the role of corporate governance & reporting How integration and impact are the way forward A joint ACCA-IIRC-CFA Conference 3 December, 2019 Press Club, 95 rue Froissart, 1040, Brussels 14.00-17.50h, followed by a cocktail reception Register Today Sustainability and a Green New Deal are at the heart of the …

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Podcast: ASEAN adoption of integrated reporting

23 October 2019 in In the news

IIRC Chief Strategy Officer, Jonathan Labrey, was recently interviewed for ESG Post’s latest podcast with Evi Afiatin, CFO of BPJS Ketenagakerjaan, an Indonesian public legal body tasked to protect all workers with social security programs, where they discussed the key drivers behind the positive embrace of integrated reporting in the ASEAN region.   

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SSE 10 Years of Impact and Progress Report: Charles Tilley Statement

2 October 2019 in In the news

IIRC Interim CEO, Charles Tilley, attended the Sustainable Stock Exchanges ’10 Years of Impact’ meeting during Climate Week NYC in September 2019. Since the launch of the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative in 2009, the SSE has worked with partners, including the IIRC, to drive sustainable development and implement capital market activities that …

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Corporate Reporting Dialogue shows high level of alignment between major global reporting frameworks on TCFD recommendations

24 September 2019 in IIRC's news, News releases

The Corporate Reporting Dialogue – an initiative bringing together the major standard setters and framework providers globally – released a report today showing high levels of alignment between the frameworks on the basis of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) recommendations. As part of the Dialogue’s Better Alignment Project, CDP, the Climate Disclosure Standards …

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IIRC Newsletter

19 September 2019 in IIRC's news, Newsletter

The latest news and developments. In this newsletter published September 2019: ‘A leap forward’ – the IIRC publishes 2018 integrated report Blog: Integrated thinking is a game changer for sustainable corporate governance Corporate Reporting Dialogue report launches during Climate week New report explores integrated reporting in the US context Financial and non financial reporting frameworks …

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‘A leap forward’ – The IIRC publishes 2018 integrated report with limited assurance

19 September 2019 in IIRC's news, In the news, News releases

The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) has published its 2018 integrated report with, for the first time, limited assurance from an independent auditor. The IIRC Board’s decision to seek assurance reflects its determination to follow the principles the IIRC advocates, as it works to build robust and effective reporting globally. Assurance is also an effective tool …

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Integrated reporting in India: 2019

12 September 2019 in Blog posts

Over the past few years, India has seen remarkable progress in corporate reporting and disclosures. Investor requirements, societal expectations and introduction of regulations have all contributed towards transparency and broadening of corporate disclosures beyond traditional financial parameters. One key driver was the circular issued in 2017 by the Securities Exchange Body of India (SEBI) that …

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Integrated thinking is a game changer for sustainable corporate governance

12 September 2019 in Blog posts

Since the industrial revolution, the market economy has propelled prosperity, well-being, life expectancy, cultural creativity and personal fulfilment. However, our economy is also aggravating natural resource depletion, deadly pollution, over-consumption and growing social concerns ranging from income inequality to climate migrations. A plethora of global studies support one of the largest scientific consensuses ever: the …

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Have your say on recommended SDG Disclosures

2 September 2019 in Blog posts

The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) address issues that impact on long term business success, the health of our planet’s natural environment and the well-being of its people.  Businesses, asset owners and asset managers are recognising the risks and opportunities arising from issues such as poverty, inequality, climate change and environmental degradation.  They are incorporating …

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Evidence that the ‘momentum phase’ is taking off

5 August 2019 in Blog posts

Academics Delphine Gibassier (Audencia Business School), Carol Adams (Durham University Business School and Swinburne Business School) and Tiphaine Jerome (University of Grenobles Alpes) write about the recent research they have undertaken into the uptake of integrated reporting globally.  As the IIRC’s ‘momentum phase’ gets underway, the French Autorité des Normes Comptables (ANC, French Accounting Standardization …

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