Financial Reporting Council

Hong Kong Investor Relations Association Announces Winners of the 7th IR Awards 2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:01pm

Now in its seventh consecutive year, the Awards has been recognising and honouring investor relations ("IR") excellence and best practices among Hong Kong listed companies and IR professionals.

Key Points: 
  • Now in its seventh consecutive year, the Awards has been recognising and honouring investor relations ("IR") excellence and best practices among Hong Kong listed companies and IR professionals.
  • The 7th IR Awards 2021 enjoyed widespread support from listed companies and the investment sector.
  • The IR Pledge Program is designed to recognize Hong Kong listed companies with commitment to follow best practices in investor relations.
  • Strategic Public Relations Group is once again proud to be the Official Public Relations Partner and Diamond Sponsor of HKIRA IR Awards 2021.

IIRC and SASB form the Value Reporting Foundation, providing comprehensive suite of tools to assess, manage and communicate value

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 2:30pm

San Francisco and London, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) today officially announce their merger to form the Value Reporting Foundation.

Key Points: 
  • San Francisco and London, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) today officially announce their merger to form the Value Reporting Foundation.
  • The Value Reporting Foundation supports business and investor decision-making with three key resources: Integrated Thinking Principles, Integrated Reporting Framework and SASB Standards.
  • Janine Guillot, CEO, Value Reporting Foundation said: We have listened to the strong demand from businesses and investors for a simplified corporate reporting landscape.
  • Mervyn E. King, Chair Emeritus, Value Reporting Foundation said: "We are virtually at the door of having a globally accepted comprehensive corporate reporting system.

Interim Report January-March 2021 Adverty AB (publ)

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 7:32am

During the first quarter of the year, 17,450 unique brands advertised their messages programmatically on our platform, compared to 7,500 in the previous quarter.

Key Points: 
  • During the first quarter of the year, 17,450 unique brands advertised their messages programmatically on our platform, compared to 7,500 in the previous quarter.
  • As of the reporting date, the Company held interest-bearing liabilities of SEK 0 thousand (219).\nAs of 31 March 2021, Adverty's equity amounted to SEK 25,358 thousand (23,349).
  • Adverty's objective is to increase the number of women.\nNo transactions with related parties occurred during the reporting period.\nThis interim report has been prepared in accordance with the Swedish Accounting Standards Board's guideline BFNAR 2012:1 Annual and Consolidated Financial Statements, K3.
  • The Company's assets and liabilities are stated at cost and nominal value, respectively, unless otherwise stated.\nThis report has been reviewed by the company's auditors.\nCorpura Fondkommission AB is the Company's mentor and can be contacted at +46 (0)72-252 34 51.\nAdverty will publish recurring financial information in accordance with the following schedule:\n10 June 2021 Annual General Meeting, to be held in Stockholm\n18 August 2021 Interim report, January June 2021\n18 November 2021 Interim report, January September 2021\n22 January 2022 Year-end report, January December 2021\n"

Tyler Technologies Releases 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 2:17pm

Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) announced today it has released the companys second annual corporate responsibility report .

Key Points: 
  • Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) announced today it has released the companys second annual corporate responsibility report .
  • The events of 2020 are reflected in Tylers growing commitment to corporate responsibility, and we are proud to showcase our accomplishments in this years report.
  • Tylers other notable achievements included in the corporate responsibility report include:
    Tylers corporate responsibility report references recognized frameworks including the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Standards and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) reporting standards.
  • The 2020 corporate responsibility report can be accessed on the Corporate Responsibility page and in the Investor section of Tylers website.

Dover Board Elects Deborah L. DeHaas as New Independent Director

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 9:15pm

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Dover (NYSE: DOV) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Deborah L. DeHaas as a new independent director effective immediately.

Key Points: 
  • DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Dover (NYSE: DOV) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Deborah L. DeHaas as a new independent director effective immediately.
  • Ms. DeHaas's appointment increases the size of the Board to 10 directors, 9 of whom are independent directors.
  • Richard J. Tobin, Dover's President and Chief Executive Officer said, "I am pleased to welcome Deb to our Board.
  • She currently serves on the Board and Executive Committee of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board Foundation Board.

Alan Skelton Named Director of Research and Technical Activities of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Friday, January 29, 2021 - 3:15pm

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today announced the appointment of Alan Skelton to the role of director of research and technical activities.

Key Points: 
  • The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today announced the appointment of Alan Skelton to the role of director of research and technical activities.
  • Mr. Skelton has served on the GASBs advisory group, the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC), since 2015 and as its vice chair since 2018.
  • Im very pleased to welcome Alan to the GASB to serve as the director of research and technical activities, said GASB Chair Joel Black.
  • Alan shares my passion for the GASBs mission and brings to this role deep technical expertise and practical experience in governmental accounting and financial reporting.

SAS eases LDTI implementation for insurers

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 2:03pm

The Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Long-Duration Targeted Improvements standard known as LDTI will bring greater transparency to insurers' financial reporting but require significant effort to implement.

Key Points: 
  • The Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Long-Duration Targeted Improvements standard known as LDTI will bring greater transparency to insurers' financial reporting but require significant effort to implement.
  • The SAS Solution for LDTI integrates into companies' existing actuarial and accounting systems.
  • SAS' approach to LDTI is to help insurers re-engineer processes that will help them bridge the gap between actuaries/actuarial systems and accountants/accounting systems.
  • SAS and all other SAS Institute Inc. product or service names are registered trademarks or trademarks of SAS Institute Inc. in the USA and other countries.

SASB Initiates New Standard-Setting Project to Address Content Governance in the Internet Media & Services Industry

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 2:00pm

San Francisco, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) unanimously voted to initiate a new standard-setting project to address content governance in the Internet Media & Services industry.

Key Points: 
  • San Francisco, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) unanimously voted to initiate a new standard-setting project to address content governance in the Internet Media & Services industry.
  • This project was approved at the September 18, 2020 public meeting of the Standards Board .
  • During the public meeting, the Standards Board also reviewed next steps on the standard-setting project related to Tailings Management in the Extractives sector.
  • The metrics presented by the staff were centered on the Metals & Mining industry and would be modified for the Coal Operations industry appropriately.

Parsley Energy Releases Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) ("Parsley" or the "Company") today released its 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) ("Parsley" or the "Company") today released its 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report.
  • The report outlines Parsley's commitment and approach to governance, environmental stewardship, health and safety, talent attraction and retention, and community engagement.
  • Building off its inaugural report, Parsley's 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report references both Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards.
  • The 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report includes the following highlights and achievements:
    Less than 1.5% of the natural gas Parsley produced in the second quarter of 2020 was flared.

First Republic Announces FRC Founders Index FundSM

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 11:40pm

First Republic Investment Management, a subsidiary of First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC), today announced the launch of the FRC Founders Index FundSM (Bloomberg:FNDRX), a fund which seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the total return performance, before fees and expenses, of the First Republic Founders IndexSM (Bloomberg:FRCFDR).

Key Points: 
  • First Republic Investment Management, a subsidiary of First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC), today announced the launch of the FRC Founders Index FundSM (Bloomberg:FNDRX), a fund which seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the total return performance, before fees and expenses, of the First Republic Founders IndexSM (Bloomberg:FRCFDR).
  • The FRC Founders Index FundSM (Bloomberg:FNDRX) is offered exclusively to First Republic clients, through its Private Wealth Management subsidiaries.
  • To learn more about First Republic Private Wealth Management, visit our website here , and to learn more about the FRC Founders Index FundSM, click here .
  • Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks and charges and expenses of FRC Founders Index FundSM (the Fund) before investing.