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EU director Ugo Bassi said recently that “transparency should contribute to better long-term performance, sustainable economic growth and employment.” His views are not new. There has been an increasing consensus, particularly within Governments that if businesses disclose sustainability data and … Continue reading

February 10th, 2014

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Released 17th June 2013 ‘Open for Growth’ an event held in London to promote the UK G8 priorities of tax, trade and transparency explored the role open data has to play in increasing transparency and fostering growth. MP, Francis Maude … Continue reading

June 17th, 2013

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Released 8th May 2013 This year the UK assumes the one-year Presidency of the G8, with the Leaders’ Summit taking place 17-18 June. Prime Minister David Cameron’s priority during the G8 Presidency will be the global economy. He will use … Continue reading

May 8th, 2013

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Released 3rd May 2013 Written by globalbankingandfinance.com As more businesses measure and report energy use and carbon emissions, it is possible to judge a firm on its responsible reputation. Extend this to its supply chain and you can build in a … Continue reading

May 3rd, 2013

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