• ISSB urged to revamp approach to social standard-setting

    6 June 2023

    IFRS Sustainability Consultative Committee calls for research on social standard to encompass human capital and human rights and factor in a broader range of stakeholders

  • Shareholders of US oil giants vote against recalculated emissions disclosures

    1 June 2023

    Shareholders at ExxonMobil and Chevron rejected resolutions to disclose emissions that exclude asset divestitures

  • EU Parliament adopts more ambitious CSDDD position than Council

    1 June 2023

    Despite opposition from the EPP at yesterday's debate

  • Swiss government adds teeth to climate disclosure regime

    31 May 2023

    Ordinance will sanction companies for not disclosing in line with the TCFD framework

  • UK FRC explains revisions to governance code

    31 May 2023

    Mark Babington, executive director of regulatory standards, outlines the reasoning and key elements of the proposed changes

  • ACCA calls for review of intangible assets accounting standard

    29 May 2023

    Aaron Saw, senior subject manager on corporate reporting, says definitions need to be added and terminology needs to be tightened in IAS 38 Intangible Assets

  • EFRAG urges ISSB to prioritise research on new standards

    25 May 2023

    And suggests changing approach to developing standards on biodiversity, human capital and human rights

  • Kevin Dancey reflects on career as retirement approaches

    25 May 2023

    IFAC CEO picks out his proudest achievements as head of the global accountancy body

  • Could Europe be ISSB's best friend... in the US?

    25 May 2023

    The sustainability reporting puzzle starts to assemble as the irony of American corporate lobbyists calling for ISSB standards in Europe is lost on none but a few

  • UK Department for Business and Trade launches non-financial reporting review

    24 May 2023

    As announced in March and as part of plans to build Sustainability Disclosure Reporting (SDR) regime, including ISSB endorsement