Closing the Confidence Gap in Sustainability Data

Source: CFO, 14 September 2017

The use of effective internal controls around sustainability performance data is not just a ‘nice to have’; it’s a must-have.  Investors, financial analysts, and rating agencies around the world are increasingly seeking relevant and trustworthy reports on sustainability performance to >>> read more

The who, what and how of online sustainability reports

Source: IR Magazine, 12 September 2017

How are sustainability reports used? Which chapters are actually read? How many stakeholders do they reach? If you’re still only printing your ESG report, it’s hard to paint a reliable picture that answers these questions, says reporting firm nexxar. ‘If, for >>> read more

Surprising Trends in Sustainability Reporting in North America

Source: , 7 September 2017

The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence (CSE) announces its second annual research of Sustainability Reporting Trends in North America 2017. This report presents 2015-2016 trends from 551 companies from the United States and Canada, many from the Fortune Global 500.  The >>> read more

Record EPRA Awards for sustainability reporting

Source: , 6 September 2017

Europe’s listed property industry achieved a record number of top Awards for sustainability reporting at the European Public Real Estate Association’s (EPRA) 2017 Conference in London on Wednesday. The rapid improvement in transparency for the industry’s sustainability credentials has also >>> read more

A revolution started in reporting standards

Source: Corporate Finance, 30 August 2017

The concept of integrated reporting originates from the idea that enterprises, especially multinationals, should not just continue disclosing financial statements to secure the trust and confidence of the markets, their shareholders and investors. But they should also explain the impact >>> read more