ESG is here and there’s no turning back, says Julie Iskow, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Workiva, in a recent Forbes piece sharing her thoughts on the future of environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting.
We are interested to note a new directive on climate reporting from State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), which is the world’s fourth largest asset manager.
This year’s XBRL US Investor Forum has been and gone – and if you missed it live you can now catch up via video, even if not registered for the event.
“The bottom line is that XBRL makes data more useful,” says SEC Commissioner Caroline Crenshaw
On 10 November, XBRL US held its online Investor Forum 2021: Data that Delivers, held in partnership with Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business, CFA Institute and CFA Society New York.
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors are increasingly driving investment strategies, and “ESG has now become a make-or-break consideration for leading investors globally,” says PwC.
For some time, the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has been developing and testing a pilot approach to develop disclosure requirements such that they better meet investors’ needs.
We found food for thought on the subject of predictive data analytics this week in remarks by Gary Gensler, Chair of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), before the SEC’s Asset Management Advisory Committee.
Gary Gensler, the Chair of the US Securities and Exchange Commission, gave testimony this week before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
What do investors want to understand about risks, uncertainties, opportunities and scenarios? That’s a big – and fascinating – question, and one which the UK Financial Reporting Council’s Financial Reporting Lab has tackled in its latest report, seeking to bridge the gap between the information that users want and that companies provide.