Green economy risk reporting: a catalyst for change

Green Green economy risk reporting: a catalyst for change

7m 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

1y 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

5y 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

7y 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

8y 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

8y 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

8y 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

8y 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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European Commission to take UK to court over VAT rate

Corporate Governance European Commission to take UK to court over VAT rate

8y Calum Fuller, Reporter

European Commission to take UK to court over VAT r...

The UK faces court action from the European Commission over the rate of VAT it charges on energy-saving materials Read More...

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Manage your carbon footprint and stride ahead of the competition

Corporate Governance Manage your carbon footprint and stride ahead of the competition

8y Nathan Wimble

Manage your carbon footprint and stride ahead of t...

New reporting requirements make environmental a financial necessity for large companies, but SMEs could see the issue reach them quicker than they rea...

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Big Four dominate preferred sustainability consultants list

Corporate Governance Big Four dominate preferred sustainability consultants list

8y James Murray

Big Four dominate preferred sustainability consult...

Verdantix survey sees Ernst & Young, KPMG, and Microsoft crowned top green services outfits Read More...

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AS2012: Chancellor confuses profession with CRC changes

Corporate Governance AS2012: Chancellor confuses profession with CRC changes

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

AS2012: Chancellor confuses profession with CRC ch...

Autumn Statement will see the abolishment of CRC league table, a reduction of £25m year on year for three years and simplification next year Read More...

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Chancellor to scrap Carbon Reduction Commitment

Corporate Governance Chancellor to scrap Carbon Reduction Commitment

9y Rachael Singh, Writer

Chancellor to scrap Carbon Reduction Commitment

George Osborne is reportedly considering scrapping or significantly revising the CRC which forces companies to report and pay for energy-related emiss...

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