European analysts call for ESG reporting link to IFRS

Source: Responsible Investor, 18 May 2010

German counterpart DVFA have called for companies to “formally orient” their environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting towards International Financial Reporting Standards. EFFAS, the European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies, and Germany’s Society of Investment Professionals say they “strongly recommend” >>> read more

10 Trends in Sustainability Reporting

Source: Environmental Leader, 11 February 2010

Businesses face three key challenges when it comes to sustainability reporting, according to a new report. They include multiple metric frameworks, a lack of uniform definitions, and a lack of consistent applications, which have resulted in variable and unreliable measurement >>> read more