FiRe Award 2017
The Financial Reporting (FiRe) Award is the most prestigious and coveted Award in East Africa for financial reporting. The award is presented annually during a gala evening by the joint promoters; the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) Kenya, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) and the Public-Sector Accounting Standards Board-Kenya (PSASB).
For the last seventeen years, the FiRe Award have recognized and awarded the best reporting entities in the region. They encourage organizations to strive to be the best by learning about best practices and demonstrating leadership.
The Award is aimed at promoting integrated reporting through enhancing accountability, transparency and integrity. This is done to enhance compliance with the appropriate financial reporting framework, and other disclosures on governance, social and environmental reporting by private, public and other entities domiciled in East Africa.
The vision of the FiRe Award is: To be the leader in East Africa in financial reporting, practice of corporate governance and corporate social investment.
The mission of the FiRe Award is: To enhance accountability, transparency and integrity in compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and other disclosures on governance, social and environmental reporting by private, public and other entities domiciled in East Africa.
Accountable governance for excellence and reliability in financial reporting in East Africa
The Evaluation Panel comprises of professionals drawn from the audit practice, industry and academia with expertise in financial reporting standards, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility. Participants are each provided with valuable feedback for continuous improvement.
The submission deadline for the FiRe Award 2017 entries is Friday, August 4th, 2017. Participating entities should submit seven copies or a soft copy version of their latest Annual report and audited financial statements and complete the Participant’s entry form.
To submit your application, click the link below to complete the online entry form