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 Our 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: 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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IIRC Newsletter

6 August 2020 in Newsletter

The latest news and developments. In this newsletter published August 2020: Last chance to share your thoughts: International <IR> Framework consultation closes 19 August Charles Tilley to continue as CEO New guidance: How businesses can adopt a long-term value creation agenda IIRC Global Conference 2020 now fully virtual IVO Capital Partners joins leading investors in …

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A cohesive and connected future for reporting in Europe

6 August 2020 in Blog posts

In 2014, the European Commission identified integrated reporting as ‘one step ahead’ of the Non-Financial Reporting Directive. Hundreds of businesses across Europe should be commended for taking this step in the intervening years, with many of Europe’s largest businesses successfully embedding integrated thinking and reporting into the way they do business. Driven by the desire …

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IVO Capital Partners joins leading investors in call for integrated reporting

5 August 2020 in News releases, Our news

IVO Capital Partners has signed the IIRC’s investor statement, signalling its support for integrated reporting and encouraging companies to use the International <IR> Framework to communicate effectively. The statement, already signed by over 20 investor organizations from around the world, demonstrates the demand for integrated reporting by investors internationally – as they call for focused, strategic information on …

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IIRC CEO Charles Tilley features in ACCA Insights podcast focusing on Adams’s SDGD recommendations

29 July 2020 in Our news

The ACCA Insights division has released a podcast focusing on the Sustainable Development Goals Disclosure (SDGD) Recommendations, authored by Carol Adams, Professor of Accounting, with Paul Druckman and Russell Picot, Honorary Professors at Durham University Business School, which offer a new approach for businesses and other organizations to address sustainable development issues. The Recommendations attempt …

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Charles Tilley to continue as CEO

23 July 2020 in Our news

Charles Tilley will continue in his role as IIRC CEO, having initially been appointed Interim CEO in June 2019. Charles is a long-term leader in the field, having served as Chair of the IIRC’s Technical Task Force – the body responsible for the creation of the International <IR> Framework. The announcement comes as the IIRC …

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Integrated thinking – a way forward: The Good Governance Academy releases third memorandum

15 July 2020 in News releases, Our news

The Good Governance Academy, an international collaboration of business schools, institutions and universities that shares information on critical governance and business science issues, has released a report ‘Integrated thinking and doing an integrated report’, the report brings together insights and findings from a Colloquium it held in May 2020. The colloquium was attended by over …

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