Audit and assurance – the gap between sustainability and financial reports

Audit and assurance – the gap between sustainability and financial reports

With changes to the ASX Governance Principles and Recommendations now in play, the focus will be on how companies elect to respond. In particular how they report on Recommendation 7.4, which asks them to disclose their material exposure to economic, environmental and social sustainability risks and how they are managing those risks.

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Asset managers, champions of Integrated Reporting

Asset managers, champions of Integrated Reporting

I was delighted to attend, on behalf of Net Balance, the Colonial First State  luncheon with Mervyn E King, Chair of the  International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) in  his recent visit to Australia. King is best known for chairing the  King Committee on Corporate Governance, which endorsed  an integrated and inclusive approach to corporate governance in South Africa.

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