Archive

  • EFRAG sustainability TEG reviews at definition of affected communities in ESRS social standards

    30 September 2022

    A proposal to expand the definition to include affected people living at a distance from a company's operations and explicitly include indigenous peoples was debated by the TEG.

  • ISSB reports on future plans at the World Standard-Setters' Conference

    30 September 2022

    Sue Lloyd, Sundip Jadela and Lois Guthrie answered questions on the challenges faced in implementing the sustainability standards.

  • Single vs double materiality: An academic debate?

    28 September 2022

    Are standard setters and commentators losing track of the reality of doing business

  • Touching the void [of sustainability reporting]

    27 September 2022

    The harrowing account of one company's survival in the world of sustainability reporting standards

  • ISSB Board vote to proceed with scalability mechanisms

    26 September 2022

    Mechanisms designed to help SMEs and emerging economies with the IFRS standards have been initially approved by the ISSB board after a discussion with the technical staff.

  • "We need the ESG backlash," Datamaran CEO says

    23 September 2022

    As ESG risk management software platform announces £11.7 million Series B funding

  • Push back on ESG is a "denial of capitalism"

    23 September 2022

    Ivan Frishberg, chief sustainability officer at Amalgamated Bank, tells NYC climate week

  • The NZAOA will become obsolete in four to five years, Allianz's Thallinger says

    22 September 2022

    Thanks to standardized sustainability reporting, he believes

  • SEC chair responds to senators' concerns on cost of climate disclosure rule

    21 September 2022

    Rules are not intended to lower emissions but to inform investors, he said

  • Complexity and political uncertainty biggest challenges to success of global baseline

    16 September 2022

    According to corporations, regulators and accountancy bodies