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Mazars 2019 U.S. Water Industry Outlook
Mazars has the pleasure to launch the 2019 edition of US Water Industry Outlook. In this edition, we continue to provide our perspective on key topics surrounding operations, finance and future trends in water services.
Mazars : Proud Signee of the UN Free and Equal Campaign
It is with great pleasure that we announce that Mazars has joined the UN Free and Equal Campaign. This United Nations’ global campaign is aimed to protect LBGTI members in the workplace against homophobia and transphobia. At Mazars, one of our core values is diversity & respect, therefore this message resonates directly with us. We are happy to have a work environment that is inclusive for all and we make sure to uphold this wherever in the world we are present.
Mazars’ Global Generation Z study
Based on the success of our 2013 global study, Mazars conducted at the end of 2018 an internal worldwide survey among the so called ‘GenZ’ to get to know them better, instead of relying on general assumptions portrayed in the wider media.
Meet our Real Estate Experts at MIPIM 2019
Once again Mazars will have a high profile presence at MIPIM, the world’s largest real estate exhibition and conference taking place on 12-15 March 2019 in Cannes, France.
Benchmark on key audit matters 2018
“The purpose of communicating key audit matters is to enhance the communicative value of the auditor’s audit report by providing greater transparency about the audit that was performed.” To provide “additional information to Intended users of the financial statements, to assist them in understanding those matters, that, in the auditor’s professional judgment, were of most significance in the audit.”*
Internationalisation - the next challenge for FinTechs?
As a founder member of the FinTech chair launched by Paris Dauphine University, Mazars is proud to take part in the first conference of the programme organised in Paris on 15 March as part of the House of Finance Days 2019.
Digital finance: Mazars is a founding member of a FinTech Chair
In order to contribute to the emergence of an ecosystem combining research, teaching, development and entrepreneurial skills, Mazars has joined with the Paris Dauphine University and Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank to launch a Fintech chair devoted to digital finance.
Mazars sponsors the Africa CEO Forum Awards
Mazars, the international accounting and advisory firm, is proud to sponsor the Africa CEO Forum awards. The awards ceremony will be one of the highlights of this event, which will be taking place on 25-26 March in Kigali, Rwanda.
Technology and Sustainability: Five innovations defining the future
As the call for increased transparency and accountability from companies on their environmental, social and governance efforts continues, companies spend signficant time and effort in identifying how to consistently capture meaningful and reliable non-financial data to share with their stakeholders. Digital solutions could offer them support in this challenge.
Sustainability: Technology enabled
The Economist Intelligence Unit wrote a set of articles sponsored by Mazars focusing on the role of regulation and technology in relation to sustainability. In this article, the rapid expansion of technologies around sustainability practice and reporting – from ESG-themed data mining to blockchain voting – is explored.
Regulation and Sustainability: Five questions, answered
Regulation can be a powerful force in driving sustainable practices amongst businesses – from corporate reporting to mandatory action. But what are the right metrics for sustainability and who should be responsible for tracking them? The response to these questions may be different based on geography, sector and market segment.
Sustainability: Moving the conversation forward
Shedding a light on a topic of deep interest to Mazars, we commissioned the Economist Intelligence Unit to examine the relationship between regulation and sustainability. In this article, the way in which sustainability can be both measured and encouraged via regulation is researched, as well as the differences between countries and regions in adopting sustainable practices.
The Manifesto #unlockingresponsibleluxury is out!
Discover “The Manifesto”, the outcome of ongoing research conducted by the Sustainable Luxury Academy, Mazars, and Politecnico di Milano.
Analysis of the Solvency and Financial Condition Reports of European Insurance and Reinsurance Entities
For the second successive year, Mazars has conducted a survey of solvency and financial condition reports. Last year’s analysis considered the reports of French companies, but this has now been extended to include 15 European entities subject to the Solvency II directive, which came into force on 1 January 2016, and has fundamentally changed the regulatory framework for European insurance companies and undertakings.
Integrated Reporting: Towards a Global Adoption?
Integrated Reporting applies principles and concepts that are focused on bringing greater cohesion and efficiency to the reporting process, and adopting ‘integrated thinking’ as a way of breaking down internal silos and reducing duplication.The <IR> Framework has been tested and assessed during these past three years and significant ‘breakthroughs’ have been achieved. Our present paper, therefore, aims to illustrate the insurance industry trends and marks the end of the “Breakthrough Phase”.