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  • ArcelorMittal SA, Kumba Iron Ore and Barloworld took top honours among the top 100 JSE listed companies with Transnet leading  the SOCs. The report and full media release can be downloaded below: Report: Nkonki 2017 [...]
  • Kumba Iron Ore, Redefine Properties, Sasol and Nedbank took the honours in the 2017 survey of the top 100 JSE listed companies. Download the report and the media release below. Report: EY’s Excellence in Integrated [...]
  • This publication from IFAC and the IIRC explores the benefits of integrated reporting and integrated thinking for SMEs. Download the report: IFAC – Creating Value for SMEs
  • The publication Forging a path to Integrated Reporting offers insights from the GRI Corporate Leadership Group on Integrated Reporting.
  • This paper from the <IR> Banking Network of the IIRC, March 2017, focuses on Innovation and R&D in the international banking sector. Read the paper “Innovation in banking – are we communicating the value created?”
  • The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) released its Policy Position 8 in January 2017, Enhancing organizational reporting: Integrated Reporting key, setting out its strong support for integrated reporting.
  • The King IV Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa 2016, released 1 November 2016, emphasises the integrated report and integrated thinking. The report can be obtained from the IoDSA website.
  • PwC’s 19th Annual Global CEO Survey reveals that embedding sustainability thinking is becoming a mainstream approach to business-as-usual. The survey also provides a roadmap and SA trends.  
  • Two new global research surveys of global CEOs and C-suite execs highlight the need for integrated thinking in business. Read CIMA’s “Joining the Dots: Decision Making for a New Era” and PwC’s “Business Through a [...]
  • The survey evaluates 270 annual reports from public companies in 16 countries. It looks at the quantitative and qualitative information in relation to the business model, strategy, performance and risk across 15 sectors. Read the survey [...]

IR Resources

  • The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) is a global coalition of regulators, investors, companies, standard setters, the accounting profession and NGOs. Together, this coalition shares the view that communication about value creation should be the [...]
  • Information Paper: Disclosure of Performance against Strategic Objectives The Integrated Reporting Committee (IRC) of South Africa has developed this Information Paper to assist organizations achieve better practice in disclosing performance against strategic objectives in the integrated report. The Paper highlights [...]
  • Information Paper : Preparing an Integrated Report – A Starter’s Guide The Paper seeks to provide organisations with practical suggestions on preparing an integrated report. The Paper is guided by the International <IR> Framework (Framework), released by the International Integrated Reporting [...]
  • In March 2014, the IRC endorsed the International <IR> Framework, released by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) in December 2013, as guidance on good practice on how to prepare an integrated report. The IIRC has [...]
  • Information Paper: Reporting on Outcomes The International <IR> Framework (Framework) was issued by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) in December 2013. It has been endorsed by the Integrated Reporting Committee (IRC) of South Africa as guidance [...]
  • How can the integrated report fit into an organisation’s corporate reporting structure? This is a question often asked by organisations starting out on their integrated reporting journey. The organisation’s board (or top governing body) should [...]
  • Using the six capitals in the integrated report New preparers of integrated reports may wonder at how the six capitals referred to in the International <IR> Framework (Framework) should be presented in the integrated report. [...]

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