Tag Archive for 'International Integrated Reporting Committee'

HRH Prince of Wales’ address to the ACCA on the Integrated Reporting initiative

September 19th, 2011 by Events

HRH The Prince of Wales addressed the Association for Chartered Certified Accountants Research and Insights Virtual Conference in July 2011 about accounting and sustainability. “The context in which business operates is subject to fundamental change.  The recent financial crisis has demonstrated shortcomings in corporate governance and in risk assessment and risk management. 

Integrated Reporting to help businesses access capital at a reasonable cost

September 14th, 2011 by KPMG

Integrated Reporting provides a potential new source of competitive advantage for business in the search for capital at a reasonable cost according to a paper from KPMG, published on 12 September 2011. KPMG’s paper comes as the International Integrated Reporting Committee (IIRC) publishes a Discussion Paper on the future for Integrated Reporting. Integrated Reporting aims […]

Corporate sustainability strategy increases profitability, improves employee morale and attracts new customers according to KPMG report

May 4th, 2011 by KPMG

Companies which have implemented corporate sustainability strategies have enjoyed a broad range of important benefits according to latest research by KPMG. The report, titled ‘Corporate Sustainability: a progress report’, has also highlighted that finance and cost are the biggest challenges companies face when implementing sustainable practices.