All pages with keywords: Implementing Integrated Reporting

Deloitte Annual Reporting Insights 2017 – Surveying FTSE reporting

17 October, 2017

This looks at the reports of 100 listed UK companies, of various sizes and in various industries, in order to provide insight into FTSE reporting practices. It looks at the whole report, including the strategic report, governance content and the financial statements, with a focus on how companies are responding to new requirements and areas …

The Sustainable Development Goals, integrated thinking and the integrated report

19 September, 2017

This publication from the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and ICAS (the professional accountancy body), in partnership with the Green Economy Coalition has been developed to help organizations enhance their contribution to the SDGs, whilst reducing corporate risk and increasing opportunities that arise from sustainable development issues.   The report, authored by academic Professor Carol Adams, is …

Video: The GRI/IIRC Corporate Leadership Group

30 May, 2017

The joint GRI/IIRC Corporate Leadership Group met on 18-19 April 2017 in Amsterdam. The Corporate Leadership Group on Integrated Reporting, which is a GRI/IIRC partnership,  explores the best ways to use the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards and the International <IR> Frameworks for the Integrated Reporting process. You can watch Richard Howitt, CEO, IIRC discuss the work …

ProBono Australia: Global Integrated Reporting Still Has Room for Improvement

10 May, 2017

The adoption of Integrated Reporting, or <IR>, by corporates can be challenging but generates tangible organizational, reputational and commercial benefits, according to a new analysis. The Insights into Integrated Reporting report, published by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), reviewed 41 corporate reports from around the world, with one of the main reviewers being …

Ayala Corporation releases its first Integrated Report

21 April, 2017

Ayala Corporation, one of the largest and oldest business groups in the Philippines, has just released its first Integrated Report. Integrated Reporting was included in the Philippines Corporate Governance Code which came into force on 1 January 2017 and is expected to encourage increasing number of companies to use the International <IR> Framework. The early …

City A.M: Business must lead the way towards a more sustainable future

21 April, 2017

Helen Brand is Chief Executive of ACCA. It’s now 18 months since Mark Carney gave a memorable speech on “Breaking the tragedy of the horizon” at Lloyd’s of London. In it, the governor of the Bank of England talked about the urgent need to address climate change. As our world becomes ever more volatile and …

What does good look like?

Black Sun: What Better Reporting Looks Like

12 April, 2017

A snapshot of 50 organizations from around the world recognized for their integrated reporting. In this review, Black Sun provide an overview of how the <IR> Framework is being implemented by organisations recognized for their reporting from five regions across the world: South Africa, the UK, Europe, Asia/Oceania and Japan. You can read the full …

Room for Improvement

26 May, 2016

Short-term strategic focus; incomplete business models; KPIs that aren’t ‘key’. Is this really how companies want to present themselves to their investors? Delving into KPMG’s reporting database, I can find many good examples of reporting practice from around the world, but I also see some common themes that limit shareholders’ ability to look beyond the …

UK Green Building Council: Practical how-to guide – Implementing Integrated Reporting

28 February, 2015

The UK-Green Building Council provides a practical guide on how to implement integrated reporting in an organisation, gathering information on the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and practical examples of the The Crown Estate.