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RIO+20 – the investors perspective

4 July 2012

Last week, in the footsteps of the Rio +20 conference the International Corporate Governance Network ((ICGN) and the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) held their respective annual conferences back to back. Paragraph 47 and its implications for investors triggered a lot of debate. Monday’s open meeting of the Integrated Business Reporting Committee of the …

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Rio+20 – a step towards <IR>

25 June 2012

Rio+20 – a step towards <IR> As you will appreciate, natural and social ‘capital’ are essential parts of the integrated reporting <IR> framework, two of the six capitals, and these were the focus of the Rio+20 summit.  I have just returned from this hugely energising and encouraging ten days at the UN Conference on Sustainable …

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A few words from our CEO

15 June 2012

I recently completed an enlightening and highly successful week in Washington DC during which I conducted multiple meetings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), World Bank and with legislators on Capitol Hill. In addition I was able to participate in the conference celebrating the 125th anniversary of the …

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