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  • GRI and IFRS to collaborate on global sustainability standards

    24 March 2022

    The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the IFRS Foundation have agreed to work together to develop a global baseline for investor-focused sustainability reporting standards.

  • Ex-Danone CEO Faber appointed chair of ISSB

    16 December 2021

    Emmanuel Faber has been appointed chair of the recently formed International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB).

  • IFRS standards set global path to mandatory climate reporting - IOSCO

    03 November 2021

    The publication of prototype international standards for climate-related disclosure is one of the first steps on "a pathway to mandatory reporting" across more than 100 jurisdictions, according to the chair of a body of regulators.

  • Global climate disclosure standards prototype gets COP26 launch

    03 November 2021
  • Greenwashing demands regulatory response, says IOSCO chair

    06 October 2021

    'Greenwashing' risks undermining confidence in the global sustainable finance industry - but regulators are increasingly ready to combat disingenuous claims of positive environmental impact, according to an association of the world's securities and futures markets regulators.

  • London calling IFRS: Forget Canada, base ISSB in UK!

    02 September 2021

    A group of UK finance organisations has urged the IFRS Foundation to locate its new International Sustainability Standards Board

  • IFRS Foundation 'on track' for mid-2022 sustainability standards

    07 July 2021

    The IFRS Foundation trustees said they remain on track to appoint members of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) in the next quarter, and publish the first set of globally consistent climate-related standards in the middle of next year.

  • News round-up: BNP Paribas, IFRS Foundation and Aquila

    07 June 2021
  • IFRS establishes 'eminent persons group'

    07 June 2021
  • G7 backs mandatory TCFD reporting

    07 June 2021

    The Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors of the Group of Seven (G7) wealthy democracies have expressed their support for "moving towards mandatory climate-related financial disclosures", setting the stage for such reporting to become the norm across multiple jurisdictions.