Focus on environmental, social and governance issues has in the past been lacking in the investment industry, but interest is finally on the ascendant, says Steve Waygood, chief responsible investment officer at Aviva.
Blackrock is the world’s largest asset manager, so when it speaks, boards listen. Michelle Edkins, the company’s head of global investment stewardship, swears by the importance of good board composition and diversity.
Integrated reporting is growing in popularity and winning heavyweight support. Board Agenda spoke to the leaders behind the corporate reporting framework that makes people and natural resources essential capital.
Interview: Sir John Parker, Anglo American,6 December, 2016
Professor Mervyn King, chairman of the IIRC, explains why the revolution in integrated reporting is "complete", and why after only two years in existence, this new approach is being welcomed by companies and regulators.