The Australian government is set to establish a new authority aimed at ensuring that workers, industries and communities can take advantage of the opportunities presented by Australia’s net zero transition.
Last month the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) released a discussion paper exploring views from industry and consumers to help the FCA design a new disclosure regime that helps consumers get the information they need to make effective decisions when investing in collective investment funds.
Earlier this autumn the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted a final rule designed to make it easier for investors and shareholders to access key information. Keen readers will remember the announcement, and this week leading law firm Kirkland & Ellis have published a new report summarising the requirements and results of the rule.
Europe could soon see information for retail investors being reported in XBRL.
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has launched a public consultation on retail investor protection, with an interesting discussion on enhancing investor engagement with disclosures, and in particular the benefits of digital disclosures.
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.