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GRI supports bid to host ISSB in Canada

  GRI is a proud supporter of Canada’s bid to host the global headquarters for a new International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) as announced in a letter from the Deputy Prime Minister to the IFRS Foundation. https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/programs/financial-sector-policy/letter-from-deputy-prime-minister-chair-board-trustees-ifrs-foundation.html   As one of approximately 60 leading Canadian firms behind the proposal, GRI is committed to global standard… View Article

2021 Q2 Credit Outlook Survey-IACPM News Release

Default Fears Fade Globally in Latest IACPM Credit Outlook Survey as Government Stimulus Floods Economy; Inflation Remains Major Concern; Temporary Price Increases or Structural Change? New York, NY – The wall of government stimulus that has flooded markets and the economy has significantly reduced fears of credit defaults globally, according to the latest IACPM Credit… View Article

A Canada Day Message from Sonia Baxendale

  As we approach Canada Day 2021, I want to take a moment to reflect with you on where we are as leaders, as community members and as Canadians. Like so many in this country, when I was a young girl, my parents brought our family to Canada to build a better life for us…. View Article

GRI celebrates National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month – GRI celebrates and recognizes the many contributions of our Indigenous community and honours the diverse cultures and traditions of our First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples.    

GRI celebrates Pride Month

GRI stands in #pride with members of our LGBTQ2S+ community. As an ally, we celebrate and appreciate their lived experiences and resiliencies and support the creation of spaces and services that are inclusive, equitable and safe.  

Sonia Baxendale named to new IRC Committee on standard setting

  GRI President and CEO, Sonia Baxendale has been named to a new Independent Review Committee on Standard Setting in Canada. Established by the Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC) and the Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council (AASOC), this Committee will make recommendations to ensure Canadian standard setting will continue to be independent and internationally… View Article