Accountants diversify advisory services to fulfil ESG targets

Green Accountants diversify advisory services to fulfil ESG targets

4w Patricia Cullen

Accountants diversify advisory services to fulfil ...

Accountants are at the centre of non-financial reporting, with firms expanding ESG services to support businesses amid rising climate risks and the gr...

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SMEs can capitalise on “perfect storm” with salary sacrifice EV schemes

Green SMEs can capitalise on “perfect storm” with salary sacrifice EV schemes

1m Sam Alberti

SMEs can capitalise on “perfect storm” with salary...

Both employer and employee will benefit from flexibility and cost-saving Read More...

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Less than two thirds of organisations are taking net zero action, survey finds

Green Less than two thirds of organisations are taking net zero action, survey finds

1m Sam Alberti

Less than two thirds of organisations are taking n...

Industry bodies and action groups argue that a collective effort must commence immediately Read More...

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Accountants must understand “nuances” of climate-related scenario planning

Green Accountants must understand “nuances” of climate-related scenario planning

1m Sam Alberti

Accountants must understand “nuances” of climate-r...

Advisers often do not understand these methods on the same level as businesses Read More...

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Accountants “core” to net zero efforts, industry bodies argue

Green Accountants “core” to net zero efforts, industry bodies argue

2m Sam Alberti

Accountants “core” to net zero efforts, industry b...

An initiative is underway to “enable” professional accountants to help fight climate change Read More...

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Green economy risk reporting: a catalyst for change

Green Green economy risk reporting: a catalyst for change

1y Andrew Harding

Green economy risk reporting: a catalyst for chang...

By Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, chief executive, management accounting, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Read More...

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Accounting bodies call for improved reporting on UN's SDG

Green Accounting bodies call for improved reporting on UN's SDG

2y Leanna Reeves

Accounting bodies call for improved reporting on U...

The revised version of the Sustainable Development Goals Disclosure (SDGD) demands firms to further include sustainable development risks within their...

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Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reporting framework fit for the 21st Century

Corporate Governance Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reporting framework fit for the 21st Century

2y Tom Lemmon

Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reportin...

Chief Strategy Officer of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), Jonathan Labrey, talks to Accountancy Age reporter, Tom Lemmon about ...

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Environment ranked top focus for UK asset owners and managers

Green Environment ranked top focus for UK asset owners and managers

2y Leanna Reeves

Environment ranked top focus for UK asset owners a...

Research from EY focused on understanding the key priorities of the top 30 UK asset owners and managers when investing in companies. Read More...

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Accounting for sustainability

Accounting Firms Accounting for sustainability

2y Patricia Cullen

Accounting for sustainability

Companies, managers and accountants have traditionally been interested in a single de facto bottom line - profit - but business leaders are no longer ...

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Sustainable accounting - A bright green future or an impossible dream?

Green Sustainable accounting - A bright green future or an impossible dream?

2y Tom Lemmon

Sustainable accounting - A bright green future or ...

Last month, Prof. Rihcard Murphy launched Sustainable Cost Accounting, a radical accounting solution to tackle climate change. But will it work? The I...

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KPMG kick off World Environment day with Blue Planet II producer

Green KPMG kick off World Environment day with Blue Planet II producer

2y Tom Lemmon

KPMG kick off World Environment day with Blue Plan...

KPMG began World Environment day today by hosting a series of events around the UK with the award-winning producer of BBC’s Blue Planet II, Mark Brown...

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Financing Our Future report launched

Green Financing Our Future report launched

3y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Financing Our Future report launched

A4S continues to emphasise the importance of sustainability in the financial world, in partnership with Aviva Investors Read More...

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Sun goes down on solar installer as 34 jobs lost in insolvency

Accounting Firms Sun goes down on solar installer as 34 jobs lost in insolvency

6y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Sun goes down on solar installer as 34 jobs lost i...

CVR Global were appointed in March after the struggling company ammassed around £1m debts Read More...

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EU to raise environmental taxes across member states

Corporate Governance EU to raise environmental taxes across member states

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

EU to raise environmental taxes across member stat...

The EU could raise €35bn through environmental taxes in two years removing burden on employment taxes, study finds Read More...

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IIRC releases Integrated reporting framework

Accounting Standards IIRC releases Integrated reporting framework

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

IIRC releases Integrated reporting framework

First ever integrated reporting framework released following publication of outline, and international consultation Read More...

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Shale gas explorers boosted by tax incentive

Corporate Governance Shale gas explorers boosted by tax incentive

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

Shale gas explorers boosted by tax incentive

Exploration businesses to pay less tax on their profits because capital expenditure relief will be significantly increased Read More...

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Could accountants deflate the 'carbon bubble'?

Corporate Governance Could accountants deflate the 'carbon bubble'?

8y James Murray

Could accountants deflate the 'carbon bubble'?

Report from Carbon Tracker and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants argues sector has key role to play in tackling climate-related inves...

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Stamp out “spin” in CSR reporting says leading charity

Corporate Governance Stamp out “spin” in CSR reporting says leading charity

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

Stamp out “spin” in CSR reporting says leading cha...

Charity group Directory of Social Change says more needs to be done to improve transparency in CSR reporting Read More...

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BDO administrators called to energy efficiency business

Business Recovery BDO administrators called to energy efficiency business

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

BDO administrators called to energy efficiency bus...

Administrators called to environmental business that partnered up with British Gas Read More...

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New carbon emissions reporting rules: more than just hot air

Corporate Governance New carbon emissions reporting rules: more than just hot air

8y Andrew Prosser

New carbon emissions reporting rules: more than ju...

Having insufficient data available on GHG reporting could leave readers of annual reports questioning its entire validity warns Andrew Prosser Read Mo...

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Integrated reporting nudges closer with new FRC guidance

Company News Integrated reporting nudges closer with new FRC guidance

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

Integrated reporting nudges closer with new FRC gu...

FRC publishes guidance on new strategic review which is due to replace the business review in annual reports this year Read More...

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Only 25% of finance departments ready for GHG reporting

Company News Only 25% of finance departments ready for GHG reporting

8y Rachael Singh, Writer

Only 25% of finance departments ready for GHG repo...

ICAEW and Verco research shows just 25% of companies have accounting software for incoming green reporting requirements Read More...

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Consultation launches on integrated reporting framework

Business Regulation Consultation launches on integrated reporting framework

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

Consultation launches on integrated reporting fram...

A consultation on draft framework to integrate non-financial data into financial statements is launched through 15 events worldwide, six of which are ...

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CIMA, IFAC & PwC combine forces to look at business model reporting

Accounting Standards CIMA, IFAC & PwC combine forces to look at business model reporting

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

CIMA, IFAC & PwC combine forces to look at bus...

Institutes and firms have combined to look at business model reporting and how they can be integrated into financial reports, on behalf of the Interna...

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Government hopes to claw £745m in 5 years from green taxes

Corporate Governance Government hopes to claw £745m in 5 years from green taxes

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

Government hopes to claw £745m in 5 years from gre...

Changes to environmental levies creates further complexity but raises funds for government Read More...

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KPMG tops carbon list for second year in a row

Corporate Governance KPMG tops carbon list for second year in a row

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

KPMG tops carbon list for second year in a row

KPMG most carbon friendly of the Big Four according to carbon reduction commitment annual league table Read More...

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