A new body was launched in Amsterdam on Tuesday to drive “better alignment and reduced burden in corporate reporting”.
It’s the month end again and boards around the country are already pressing their finance teams for the latest figures.
Accountants could be asked to sign off financial reports on companies’ social, environmental and human capital performance under a proposal for integrated reportin
“Accounting and people are not terms that usually sit easily with each other,” says Robin Roslender, Professor of Accounting & Finance at Dundee University, who has been working on the developm
The role and nature of accounting and statutory reporting is likely to change in the years to come if some of the profession’s leading figures get their way.
A distinguished group of global accountancy leaders have signed up to an “integrated reporting” initiative to reflect social and environmental factors as well as finances.