integrated thinking, integrated reporting

8 November, 2017

Non-execs need the right skills for effective integrated reporting

It is a clear expectation that board members are financially literate and any board using a skills matrix will encapsulate this in some way. But what about an understanding of value beyo...
sustainable business, sustainable growth, green economy, sustainable development

6 November, 2017

Sustainable development means securing the future of business

We need to turn our approach to sustainable development on its head. We need to get it out of our minds that committing to sustainable development is about doing ...
stakeholders, stakeholder engagement

18 October, 2017

FTSE350 governance compliance rises, while stakeholder engagement low

Despite an increasing number of FTSE350 companies meeting all corporate governance requirements, the level of stakeholder engagement has fallen for the third year in a row. Grant Thornton’s
Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild, , Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism, responsible business, integrated reporting, IIRC

2 October, 2017

Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild heads IIRC convention line-up

Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild, founder of the campaign group Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism, is the keynote speaker at the International Integrated Reporting Council's annual convention in Amst...
Annual Reporting in 2016/17, EY, annual reports

28 September, 2017

Annual reports swell in size and content improves, but work to be done

Despite ongoing concerns about the legibility and accessibility of annual reports, their length has increased,

1 August, 2017

Human capital disclosure – resist, comply or exploit?

On 6 July 2017, the Human Capital Management Coalit...
Richard Howitt, IIRC

31 July, 2017

IIRC marks advances in integrated reporting, but ‘work to be done’ in US

The reach of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) increased by more than half during 2016, according to the body's annual report. The IIRC also celebrated bringing on board China's...
EU flag, EU sustainability, Sustainable Finance

14 July, 2017

Fiduciary duties must include ‘sustainability risk’, says EU group

The fiduciary duties of directors should include a responsibility to manage long-term sustainability risks, according to the
Tim-Haywood_Crop_Border

2 May, 2017

Integrated implementation: Tim Haywood

It’s blunt but it sends a message. When asked to reflect on his company’s experience of implementing integrated reporting, Interserve’s group finance director, Tim Haywood, insists the “report...
ESG, integrated reporting, long-term thinking, long-term value

26 April, 2017

Long-term thinking: a key principle of 21st-century governance

Over the past couple of years, a number of countries have established new codes or announced plans to review the status quo in corporate governance—something that is encouraged and welcomed by the I...