Exchanges warn against rush to regulate sustainability reporting

Source: , 8 April 2019

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, has today responded to the International Organization of Securities Commissions’ (IOSCO) Growth and Emerging Market Committee (GEMC) consultation on ‘Sustainable Finance in Emerging Markets and the Role >>> read more

5 corporate sustainability reporting trends to watch

Source: GreenBiz, 14 March 2019

Sustainability reporting and environment, social and governance (ESG) disclosures are on the rise around the globe — we’ve seen increased regulation in Asia, it has become expected practice in Europe, and investors in the United States are increasingly using this information >>> read more

Corporate Reporting on the SDGs: Mapping a Sustainable Future

Source: , 7 March 2019

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

IAASB seeking views on extended external reporting assurance

Source: , 4 March 2019

The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) is seeking feedback on progress in developing draft guidance in the first phase of a project to develop guidelines for assurance on extended external reporting (EER) The IAASB is consulting on its >>> read more