• Inaugural ISSB members appointed

    08 June 2022

    The four inaugural members of the body developing global baseline sustainability reporting standards have been appointed.

  • IR Framework to be adopted by IFRS Foundation

    26 May 2022

    The Integrated Reporting framework is to become part of the IFRS Foundation, as part of broader efforts to promote convergence of sustainability reporting standards.

  • IFRS Foundation 'at odds' with academics on sustainability standards

    23 May 2022

    The IFRS Foundation has been criticised for failing to consider the views of academics as it prepared to devise global baseline sustainability reporting standards.

  • ISSB gets Montreal base

    07 April 2022
  • 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