Human Capital Reporting Standards Finally Arrive

Source:, 19 December 2018

A lengthy global effort to create standards for reporting human capital metrics is expected to finally bear fruit this week. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) was scheduled to issue its guidelines for human capital reporting on Tuesday, although insiders say the >>> read more

Corporate Reporting on the SDGs: Mapping a Sustainable Future

Source: , 13 December 2018

PIMCO recently conducted a study on the quality of reporting on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for more than 240 corporate and financial issuers. The SDGs are a globally agreed sustainable development framework consisting of 17 goals and 169 targets to >>> read more

Oxford debate split over sustainability reporting

Source: , 12 December 2018

A debate over whether sustainability reporting should be mandated and organised by independent bodies or left for the markets heard broad agreement that such reporting should be done, but faced strong rejection of any compulsory requirement. The subject under debate >>> read more

European investors urge EU policymakers to upgrade corporate reporting rules

Source: , 30 November 2018

European investors have called on EU leaders and legislators to implement a fit-for-purpose framework of corporate reporting that delivers better climate change and environmental information to financial markets.   Noting that while the European Commission’s Action Plan ‘Financing Sustainable Growth’ represents >>> read more