Many factors are driving the need for complete and accurate sustainability information.
From a regulatory perspective, activity and standards from around the globe — including the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD), and International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) — are calling for more transparency. There’s also been increasing pressure on companies from investors, boards, and consumers to share reliable information, also referred to as investor-grade reporting. Companies looking to lead in this space will need a strong reputation grounded in trusted and assured reporting.
Independent sustainability assurance is more critical today than ever. Our team is here to help you turn ESG reporting — and verified data — into a business advantage.
The following steps can help you move toward investor-grade reporting.
Our teams have technical experience, deep industry knowledge, and a passionate commitment to client service. They can help you enhance trust in sustainability reporting — enabling you to:
Obtaining assurance over your sustainability reports improves stakeholder confidence in its quality — and supports the goal of investor-grade reporting. It can also help show your organization’s commitment to addressing climate change and other related transitions, and how you look to deliver sustained outcomes.
Understand four advantages of having independently assured ESG data
How you can prepare today for investor-grade, tech-enabled reporting
While your company may have a mature sustainability reporting process, it could be the first time you’re considering steps toward obtaining independent assurance. In the end, stakeholders want confidence that you have published complete and accurate data; that confidence is bolstered by engaging qualified auditors to provide assurance over your sustainability information.
We work with clients to begin this next phase of sustainability reporting by providing:
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