Non-financial reporting: Coming on regardless. By Matt Henkes
Pressure on companies to report on non-financial issues is increasing from all sides. Terms like transparency and accountability are now popular buzz-words in the post Enron era. Matt Henkes reports.
Recent legislation such as the Companies Act 2006, combined with pressure from NGOs and investor groups, has led many to predict that forward looking sustainability reporting is likely to increase in significance as time goes on.