CSR & Corporate Reporting
Committee Room G, House of Lords
Our guest speakers on this occasion were: the Business Minister, Ed Davey MP, and Stephen Haddrill, the Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council. The Minister spoke about the Government’s consultations on narrative reporting and a long term focus for corporate Britain and the Government’s Every Business Commits initiative. Mr Haddrill spoke about the FRC’s report, Effective Company Stewardship: Enhancing Corporate Reporting and Audit, which recommends further changes to annual reports and explained why the FRC attaches such importance to the Stewardship Code for institutional investors.