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SMEs must make mistakes when it comes to sustainability reporting, GRI’s Fogelberg
22 September, 2016 Companies should not fear making mistakes in their sustainability reporting and while this is true for all companies it is particularly the case for SMEs, according to Theresa Fogelberg, GRI’s deputy chief executive.
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Paul Kazarian granted special editors’ award of global accountancy magazines for his contribution to strengthening democracy through government financial management
23 September, 2016 Investor and philanthropist Paul Kazarian will receive a special editors’ award from The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin during the course of a one-day conference and awards dinner in London on 6 October.
  • Comment: Banking on ethics
    20 September, 2016 By Lee White | We surveyed over 700 bankers and financial practitioners from around the world to look under the bonnet of ethics in banking and finance. We wanted to go beyond the stories of unethical behaviour, and explore the culture that...
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Blogs

Comment: UK FRC refreshes Cadbury’s governance legacy with a conference on corporate culture but what the City needs is to tackle its memory problem
21 September, 2016 The UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) organised a conference on Tuesday 20 September entitled Culture to Capital: Aligning Corporate Behaviour with Long Term Performance. In many occasions speakers referred to the iconic Cadbury report on...
  • What is climate risk?
    27 July, 2016 In the first of a 4 part series, CDSB founding director Lois Guthrie, considers some of the questions that might be on the minds of TCFD members
  • Why the growing millennial turnover rate is a myth
    26 July, 2016 Mike Whitmire, CEO, FloQast | The average annual turnover cost (cost, not rate) is increasing among millennials. The reason for this is not due to more turnover, but due to a disproportionate increase in millennial salaries. Higher salaries mean...
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Announcements

  • Report: EU current accounting standard-setting
    26 May, 2016 The report on the activities of the IFRS Foundation, EFRAG and the PIOB that the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) of the European Parliament (EP) voted on at the end of April is now publicly available.
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