Monetising the non-financial

This article was first published on Market Mogul  Who realised that non-financial performance could excite such passion?   But this article posted in May, drew the biggest response to anything I have written online.  And largely about one topic; monetisation of the non-financial.  It is the idea that converting non-financial factors and inputting to financial analysis […]

IIRC’s 6 Capitals model and common ancestry

It was in a discussion with Paul Druckman, CEO of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), last week that I experienced something of an epiphany.   I now finally understood the IIRC’s 6 Capitals model and, as a result, realised I had probably written the first integrated report aligned with the capitals concept……..in 2006. The 6 […]

When the numbers don’t add up

First published on Market Mogul – December 10 Without mathematics, there’s nothing you can do. Everything around you is mathematics. Everything around you is numbers. Shakuntala Devi (1929-2013)   The worlds of business, finance, investment and accounting are governed by numbers.  Business and investment cases, investment models and algorithms, accounting standards and conventions, they’re all about […]