Jean-Paul Servais, Vice Chair of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) and Chair of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation Monitoring Board, recently explored why IOSCO believes in the IFRS Foundation Trustees’ sustainability initiative and how IOSCO will support it.
Admittedly, one for the financial regulators! Those who fail to learn from history are condemned to repeat it… and this is certainly true in relation to financial crises.
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published phase 1 of the new version 3.1 of its reporting framework, which is expected to apply from September 2021. It reflects new reporting requirements for investment firms, as well as changes to resolution planning reporting and supervisory benchmarking.
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has launched its 2021 insurance stress test. It aims to assess the resilience of the European insurance market in case of adverse financial and economic conditions and identify the market’s vulnerabilities.
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has launched a consultation on its draft Guidelines on the delineation and reporting of ‘available financial means’ of Deposit Guarantee Schemes (DGSs), essentially ensuring that institutions really do have the resources to which they lay claim.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is pulling out all the stops to guide Europe’s banks toward carbon neutrality and rigorously hold them to account on climate risks, according to a speech by Frank Elderson, Vice-Chair of the Bank’s Supervisory Board and Member of the Executive Board.
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has launched a public consultation on its draft Implementing Technical Standards (ITS) on supervisory reporting of Additional Liquidity Monitoring Metrics (ALMM).
An EU High Level Conference held yesterday on the proposed Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) brought together a number of high level speakers to discuss the new reporting proposals announced two weeks ago.
Public information can and should be digitised to facilitate access, analysis and comparison, and we can use existing tools to make it happen.
The XBRL Standards Board has approved publication of a Public Working Draft of the new version of the Assertion Severity specification, and an accompanying requirements document, adding more flexibility to the rules that detect and highlight different levels of issues in XBRL reports.