IFAC Responds to IFRS Foundation Sustainability Reporting Consultation

Source: IFAC, 14 December 2020

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) submitted its response to the IFRS Foundation’s Consultation Paper on Sustainability Reporting, issuing a resounding “yes” to the question of whether an international sustainability standards board is needed to lead a coherent global system >>> read more

The state of EU Environmental Disclosure in 2020

Source: CDSB, 7 December 2020

In a new report CDSB has taken a deep dive into the environmental disclosures of the largest listed companies in the EU. The third in the series, we pick up where our previous report ‘Falling Short?’ left off. We will compare where >>> read more

ESMA specifies obligations on environmentally sustainable activities

Source: ESMA, 2 December 2020

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has published its Consultation Paper containing ESMA’s draft advice to the European Commission on Article 8 of the Taxonomy Regulation. This specifies the content, methodology and presentation of >>> read more