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Edging ever closer to a holistic, robust corporate reporting system

20 October 2020 in IIRC's news

There has been real movement over the last six months to drive a new, cohesive, holistic reporting system that responds to market needs. The IIRC’s focus is on ensuring the principles of integrated thinking and reporting are embedded into a comprehensive and international system that can drive the most robust and effective reporting possible. We …

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Article: Bob Eccles praises “significant progress” made by IIRC and fellow global standard setters for comprehensive corporate reporting

8 October 2020 in In the news

Bob Eccles, Visiting Professor at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, and author of several books on integrated reporting, sustainability and the role of business in society, has today [8 October 2020] published an article on the significant progress the IIRC, and fellow global standard setters, have made for comprehensive corporate reporting. The article …

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Open Letter to Erik Thedéen, Chair of the Sustainable Finance Task Force of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)

30 September 2020 in IIRC's news

The International Integrated Reporting Council has, together with CDP, the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB), the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) written an open letter to Erik Thedéen, Director General of Finansinspektionen, Sweden, and Chair of the Sustainable Finance Task Force of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO). …

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Charles Tilley on the future of integrated reporting

30 September 2020

As part of the Business Learning Institute’s ‘Future-Proof’ podcast series, Charles Tilley was interviewed about the future of integrated reporting. During this animated discussion, Charles brought interviewer, Bill Sheridan, up to speed on the progress integrated reporting has made, what the benefits are for organizations and stakeholders alike, and what the future of this type …

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Case Study: ABN AMRO’s commitment to integrated thinking transforms business model and strategy

25 September 2020 in IIRC's news

One of the Netherland’s leading banks has been engaging with integrated thinking and shaping their business model and strategy through it since 2014. ABN AMRO identified the importance of a value creation strategy, which focuses on financial and pre/non-financial drivers that affect and are affected by the bank, such as manufactured, human and intellectual. By …

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IIRC welcomes report towards consistent reporting on sustainable value creation

23 September 2020 in News releases

The International Integrated Reporting Council has today [23 September 2020] welcomed the publication of the report by the World Economic Forum, in partnership with Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC, ‘Towards Common Metrics and Consistent Reporting of Sustainable Value Creation’. The report is a welcome step towards identifying metrics that can support effective long-term sustainable value …

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IFAC Calls for Creation of an International Sustainability Standards Board Alongside the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

11 September 2020 in In the news

IFAC, the global voice of the accountancy profession, today called for the creation of a new sustainability standards board that would exist alongside the IASB under the IFRS Foundation. The proposed board would address the urgent and growing demand from investors, policy makers and regulators for a reporting system that delivers consistent, comparable, reliable, and …

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Joint Statement: Working Together Towards Comprehensive Corporate Reporting

11 September 2020 in News releases

Five global organizations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, today announce a shared vision of what is needed for progress towards comprehensive corporate reporting – and the intent to work together to achieve it.   Transparent measurement and disclosure of sustainability performance is now considered to be a …

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Last chance to share your thoughts: International <IR> Framework consultation closes 19 August

6 August 2020 in IIRC's news

There are just 13 days left to respond to the IIRC’s consultation on revisions to the International Integrated Reporting Framework. Feedback is encouraged through our online survey: www.integratedreporting.org/2020revision The consultation focuses on two key revisions: How those charged with governance take responsibility for the integrated report How to ensure businesses report effectively on outcomes/impacts – both …

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